SUTD: Certified Agile Scaling Practitioner 1 (CASP 1)

The Certified Agile Scaling Practitioner 1 course is a transformative program designed for experienced Agile practitioners and leaders seeking to scale Agile practices across organizations.

This course provides an in-depth understanding of the critical elements required for organizational scalability. It enables participants to envision future states with clarity and enhances collaboration and productivity across teams. Our program takes a practical approach, offering participants insights into various scaling philosophies and equipping them with the necessary tools to navigate complex challenges.

The course provides real-world examples and practical scenarios to illustrate successful scaling strategies. Participants will be equipped to lead sustainable transformations, optimize workflows, and drive value within their organizations. The course aims to elevate participants’ Agile expertise, empowering them to embark on a journey towards scalable success.

15+ Years of Experience

Up to 90% Subsidy

10000+ Professionals

5 Stars Google Ratings

Course Overview

Our Certified Agile Scaling Practitioner  1 course is intended for experienced Agile practitioners and leaders seeking an in-depth exploration of scaling Agile practices. The course offers a comprehensive examination of the core concepts of scaling Agile, with a particular emphasis on their practical application. You will gain insights into the urgency driving organizational scalability, envision future states, and foster enhanced collaboration and efficiency across teams.

The program will enable you to navigate different scaling philosophies, explore patterns, anti-patterns, and frameworks, and develop strategies to overcome logistical challenges effectively. The course structure has been designed to provide a holistic understanding of scaling Agile, emphasizing the significance of Organizational Change Management (OCM). We present real-world examples and practical scenarios to illustrate successful scaling strategies. In addition, you will engage in discussions, case studies, and interactive exercises to enhance your ability to lead sustainable transformations and drive value within your organization.

Upon completion of the course, you will possess a profound understanding of scaling Agile and be equipped with actionable insights and tools to navigate complex scaling challenges confidently. You will be able to lead sustainable transformations and drive value within your organization, making you a valuable asset to any team.

Singapore University of Technology and Design (SUTD)

The Singapore University of Technology and Design (SUTD) is a distinctive institution that focuses on integrating design and technology education. The university places a strong emphasis on innovation, entrepreneurship, and hands-on learning experiences. With a commitment to producing well-rounded graduates who can address real-world challenges, SUTD stands at the forefront of cutting-edge research and education in design, engineering, and technology.

SUTD will award learners who have completed the Certified Advanced Scrum Master, Advanced Certified Scrum Product Owner, and Certified Agile Scaling Practitioner 1 with a Professional Certificate in Agile Project & Product Practitioner. (Sample Certificate)

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Whats Special?

What’s Special about Certified Agile Skills Scaling  Practitioner 1

Advanced Focus on Scaling Agile: Unlike introductory Agile courses, our Certified Agile Scaling Practitioner 1 program is tailored for experienced Agile practitioners and leaders looking to scale Agile practices across large organizations. We delve deep into the intricacies of scaling, address complex challenges, and provide practical strategies for success.

Practical Application and Real-World Examples: Our course goes beyond theory by emphasizing practical application. Through real-world examples, case studies, and interactive exercises, participants gain hands-on experience in navigating scaling challenges, making informed decisions, and driving tangible results within their organizations.

Holistic Approach to Scaling: We take a holistic approach to scaling Agile, covering not only technical aspects but also focusing on Organizational Change Management (OCM), leadership strategies, and cultural transformation. This comprehensive approach equips participants with the skills and mindset needed to lead sustainable and impactful transformations.

Expert-Led Training and Support: Our course is led by seasoned Agile experts with extensive experience in scaling Agile across diverse industries. Participants benefit from personalized guidance, mentorship, and ongoing support throughout their learning journey, ensuring maximum value and impact from the course.

Certification and Career Advancement: Upon successful completion of the course, participants earn the prestigious Certified Agile Scaling Practitioner 1 certification from Scrum Alliance. This certification not only validates your expertise in scaling Agile but also opens doors to new career opportunities and leadership roles within the Agile community.

Course Outcomes

Master Scaling Agile Concepts: Develop a comprehensive understanding of scaling Agile, including why it’s important, how to envision future organizational states, and ways to improve flow and relationships between teams.

Navigate Scaling Philosophies: Clarify the distinctions between ScalED, ScalING, and DEscaling philosophies, empowering you to navigate complex scaling challenges with confidence and strategic insight.

Apply Patterns and Frameworks: Explore patterns, anti-patterns, and frameworks to overcome logistical challenges effectively. Identify common attributes, underlying principles, and advantages and disadvantages of these approaches.

Overcome Scaling Challenges: Identify and predict scaling challenges, classify logistical challenges faced by organizations, and select appropriate patterns to address specific scaling scenarios based on real-world examples and practical applications.

Lead Sustainable Transformations: Develop strategies for sustainable and impactful organizational transformations, emphasizing Organizational Change Management (OCM), sound practices such as scaffolding, and the role of agile coaches in scaling initiatives.

Enhance Value Delivery: Explore how to prioritize scaling challenges, measure success, and drive value delivery within your organization. Gain insights into building the right OCM team and utilizing iterative and incremental models for safe-to-fail experimentation.

Optimize Workflows and Collaboration: Foster a culture of continuous improvement, innovation, and collaboration. Learn techniques to enhance cross-team communication, optimize workflows, and drive business impact through Agile practices.

Who Should Attend?

Our Certified Agile Scaling Practitioner 1 course is designed for Agile practitioners, leaders, and professionals who are experienced in Agile methodologies and are looking to scale Agile practices across large organizations. This course is ideal for:

Agile Coaches and Scrum Masters: Individuals who want to deepen their understanding of scaling Agile, enhance their coaching skills, and lead Agile transformations at an enterprise level.

Project Managers and Team Leads are professionals responsible for managing Agile projects and teams. They seek to optimize workflows, improve collaboration, and drive business value through scalable Agile practices.

Product Owners and Product Managers: Those involved in product development and management, aiming to align Agile initiatives with strategic business goals, prioritize scaling challenges, and enhance value delivery.

Executives and Senior Leaders: Decision-makers and executives interested in fostering an Agile culture, driving organizational agility, and leading sustainable transformations for business growth and innovation.

Change Agents and Transformation Leads are individuals driving organizational change and transformation initiatives who are looking to apply best practices in Organizational Change Management (OCM) and agile coaching to scale Agile successfully.

Whether you’re already leading Agile initiatives or aspiring to take on larger-scale Agile transformations, this course equips you with the knowledge, tools, and strategies needed to excel in scaling Agile practices and driving organizational success.

Why AgileAsia?

At AgileAsia, we take pride in being the pioneer in Agile training in Singapore and in offering a premium learning experience that sets us apart.

Pioneering Excellence: With years of experience and a proven track record, AgileAsia is at the forefront of Agile training in Singapore. We have been instrumental in shaping the Agile landscape, helping organizations embrace Agile methodologies for enhanced productivity and business success.

Expert-Led Training: Our courses are led by industry experts and certified Agile practitioners who bring real-world experience and insights to the classroom. You’ll learn from the best, gaining practical knowledge and skills that are directly applicable to your work environment.

Comprehensive Curriculum: Our courses are designed to provide a comprehensive understanding of Agile principles, practices, and frameworks. From foundational concepts to advanced topics like scaling Agile, we cover it all to ensure you’re well-equipped for success.

Interactive Learning: We believe in interactive learning experiences that engage participants and foster collaboration. Through group discussions, case studies, simulations, and hands-on exercises, you’ll gain a deeper understanding of Agile concepts and their practical applications.

Premium Learning Environment: Our training facilities are equipped with state-of-the-art technology and conducive learning environments, ensuring a comfortable and enriching experience for all participants.

Certification and Recognition: Upon completion of our courses, you’ll earn prestigious certifications that are recognized globally, enhancing your credibility and opening doors to new career opportunities.


Part 1 - What is Scaling?

Topics Covered:

  • Definition of Scaling Agile
  • Importance and urgency of scaling
  • Philosophy of scaling
  • Challenges of scaling
Part 2 - Agile Patterns for Overcoming Scaling Challenges

Topics Covered:

  • Understanding patterns
  • Anti-patterns
  • Frameworks and their relationship to pattern
  • Finding and selecting patternsLogistical scaling challenges
  • Examples of applying patterns
Part 3 - Scaling Successfully and Sustainably

Topics Covered:

  • Identifying and prioritizing scaling challenges
  • Using scaffolds to work in a safer place
  • Organizational change management
  • Example of Agile scaling models to agility approaches

Upcoming Schedule

Please Note:

  • This course is offered in partnership with the Singapore University of Technology and Design (SUTD).
  • All registrations and payments for the short courses will be processed through the SUTD Short Courses Portal.
  • Participants in this virtual class conducted via Zoom are expected to have their internet-enabled computing devices (such as laptops or tablets) with power chargers readily available to access and download course materials. No physical copies of the course materials will be distributed.


Suresh Konduru

Masters in Engineering, Certified Scrum Trainer, CST, Scrum Alliance Suresh Konduru has 25 years of experience in the IT industry, extensively in Agile Transformation, Agile Consulting, Agile Coaching and Scrum Training, Product Development, Delivery Management, Program Management, and Project Management for Global Fortune 500 customers. He Specialises in "Training Scrum from the Back of the Room" based on brain science learning. Suresh delivered more than 500 workshops in the areas of Agile, Scrum, Scrum Master & Product Owner in more than 35 countries. He trained more than 12,000 professionals globally and is the only Certified Scrum Trainer rated 5 out of 5 on Google by more than 4,000 genuine Google reviews. Suresh has strong hands-on experience in product and project delivery. He established and managed large programs to drive Delivery Excellence, Financials, Innovation, Metrics, Customer satisfaction, Management Reporting, etc. Managed large turn-key transition programs while taking over from long-standing partners seamlessly. Established and ran multi-year and multi-million AMS engagements that included SLA compliance, due Diligence, Pre-Sales, etc. Established and worked in a distributed and scaled Agile environment with large teams at multiple locations.

Grant Eligibility

This course is offered in partnership with the Singapore University of Technology and Design (SUTD).

Singapore Citizen Aged 40 and above Singapore Citizen Aged below 40 and All PRs ETSS : SME - Sponsored employees
Course Fees $2500.00 $2,500.00 $2,500.00
Funding 90% 70% 90%
Nett Fees $250.00 $750.00 $250.00
GST $67.50 $67.50 $67.50
Nett Fees + GST $317.50 $817.50 $317.50

Please Note:

Funding under Mid-Career Enhanced Subsidy (“MCES”)

1. MCES is an enhanced subsidy to encourage mid-career individuals to upskill and reskill, thereby helping them remain competitive and resilient in the job market. With this, all Singaporeans aged 40 and above will receive higher subsidies of up to 90% of course fee subsidy for SSG-funded certifiable courses.

2. Individuals/employers are not required to submit an application for the MCES. Those pursuing SSG-funded programs will be charged the appropriate subsidized fees if they are eligible for MCES. Individuals/employers will only need to pay the nett fee (full course fee after SSG’s grant).

For more info, please visit the SkillsFuture website at

Funding under Enhanced Training Support for SMEs (“ETSS”)

1. ETSS is an enhanced funding to enable SMEs to send their employees for training.

2. SMEs will enjoy subsidies of up to 90% of the course fees when they sponsor their employees for SSG-funded certifiable courses.

3. In addition to higher course fee funding, SMEs can also claim absentee payroll funding of 80% of the basic hourly salary at a higher cap of $7.50 per hour. SMEs may apply for the absentee payroll via the SkillsConnect system.

4. To qualify, SMEs must meet all of the following criteria:

– Organisation must be registered or incorporated in Singapore

– Employment size of not more than 200 or with annual sales turnover of not more than $100 million

– Trainees must be hired in accordance with the Employment Act and fully sponsored by their employers for the course

– Trainees must be Singapore Citizens or Singapore Permanent Residents

For more info, please visit the SSG website at

What's Included

  • A copy of The Scrum Guide
  • A full set of course material
  • Complimentary 2-years Scrum Alliance Membership
  • CSM exam fee and one more free attempt


Who Should Attend?

  • A copy of The Scrum Guide
  • A full set of course material
  • Complimentary 2-years Scrum Alliance Membership
  • CSM exam fee and one more free attempt

Certification Process

Register from a REP Institute

AgileAsia and get in-person coaching by Certified Scrum Trainers®

Login with Scrum Alliance credentials

After the successful completion of the course, Scrum Alliance will send you the credentials. Login with them and create your own.

Use those credentials to take the exam

Answer at least 37 correctly out of 50 questions with-in a 60 minute time frame

CSM License Agreement

Once you pass the exam you will be asked to accept the CSM License Agreement which is valid for 2-years

Congratulations. You are a Certified ScrumMaster!
Maintain your CSM certification by renewing for every 2-years

Why Most Corporate Prefer Us?

At AgileAsia, we pride ourselves on being the go-to destination for all your corporate training needs. Discover why countless businesses choose us as their preferred training provider:

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of companies now use Agile development methods
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As a leading training provider in Singapore, we offer diverse professional certification courses, ensuring we can meet all your training requirements under one roof. We specialize in bridging the knowledge gap and equipping your workforce with the skills needed to thrive in today’s competitive world.

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As a leading training provider in Singapore, we offer diverse professional certification courses, ensuring we can meet all your training requirements under one roof. We specialize in bridging the knowledge gap and equipping your workforce with the skills needed to thrive in today’s competitive world.

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As a leading training provider in Singapore, we offer diverse professional certification courses, ensuring we can meet all your training requirements under one roof. We specialize in bridging the knowledge gap and equipping your workforce with the skills needed to thrive in today’s competitive world.

Customized Solutions

As a leading training provider in Singapore, we offer diverse professional certification courses, ensuring we can meet all your training requirements under one roof. We specialize in bridging the knowledge gap and equipping your workforce with the skills needed to thrive in today’s competitive world.


Eugene Lee

Project Manager

Never have I attended such an engaging course and it makes my journey of Agile and Scrum journey much more fun and fulfilling. Trainer Stuart Mitchell has definitely take up the standard of teaching and coaching up many notches. Very insightful views from vast working experiences that Stu has. Highly recommended!

Edwin Anuruddha Chow

Event Manager

Dennis and team are just simply great to work with. They are prompt with their replies and clear with their instructions to ensure that learners get the best experience and learning journey with them. That's why I had chosen to go back to them for my CSPO course after taking my CSM course with them. I am looking forward to the post course gatherings and informal trainings which I heard they they organize after Covid.

Quah Kai Li

Senior Auditor

The class was conducted in the best way possible (online zoom classes)! Stu is really passionate and shares many tips on facilitation. Highly recommend to anyone!

Shibil Poulose

Senior Director at VISA Singapore

Thanks for the CSM course, I found it a rewarding experience. The course was well set out, easy to understand, and had an amazing trainer and coach (Stuart). It wasn’t just about certification, but also gave insights to a lot of engagement techniques and real world experiences. I would highly recommend this course.

Renganayaki Ramasamy

Junior Product Associate

The CSPO course that I took recently from Agile Asia was excellent. The instructor Mr.Sam had made us understand the responsibility of a PO very easily, with good hands-on practices and Q&A sessions after each topic. I would recommend this course for anyone, who would like to acquire Agile skills in a short period.

Abby Zhijun Wu

Software Engineers

Absolutely wonderful course - The 2-day program was concise yet informative, also very engaging. Highly recommend anyone looking to do Certified Scrum Master to go with Agile Asia. The payment was also fuss-free, and if you are Singaporean, Skillsfuture credits were easily utilized


Junior Product Associate

Excellent course. The trainer was very interactive and provided very useful examples and facilitation techniques that are relatable in the working world. It was a good and enriching experience engaging with the trainer and other team members via the different platforms used throughout the course.

Terry Ng

Software Engineers

The program was concise and practical. I get to walk through the entire scrum process. Stu guided the team into role-playing for experiential learning! Much enjoyed! Word of caution: High energy and focus required throughout the course.

Ajay Kumar Venkatasubramanian

Junior Product Associate

One of the best providers in the agile training space. The facilitators Stu and Sam have been there are done Scrum in large organizations and bring a wealth of knowledge. They convey concepts so well during classes that even people without a prior background can assimilate the knowledge easily.

Herman Shah

Software Engineers

Attended CSM course by Stu Mitchell. Really enjoyed his lesson. Taught us how to be a good ScrumMaster. The techniques and case studies and engagement by the trainer, really showed the role is key in the scrum team. Definitely recommend.

Poh Sing Low

Software Engineers

This is an excellent training program conducted by a highly professional, knowledgeable and practicing trainer supported by a very motivated team. Stu Mitchell demonstrated in the real-life example of how to facilitate a Scrum team as a Scrum Master. His role plays often depict the real-life example

S. Davidson

Executive Director, JP Morgan (October 2017)

Thanks again for the course, I found it excellent and connected directly to all the challenges we talked through (especially as I am in large scale scrum delivery, plugging into multiple waterfall teams/cultures - not easy!).

R. Roach

CSM Trainer (TCS)

As a course participant you will definitely learn how to implement Scrum, but more importantly, exposure to Stuart’s passion will give you both critical insights into the underlying, non obvious, issues and tools and techniques you can use to immediately increase the odds that your orgnanization’s

A. Nath

Trainer (Oracle)

I cleared my Scrum Master certification examination with 100% mark. I am so grateful for your efforts! Stuart is an incredible trainer. I will highly recommend you to my friends and colleagues


Senior Scientist at Oracle

I had some agile experience going into the training, and it was very helpful to learn what I do well. More importantly, I learned what I don’t do well and how to change that.


Next Intake:

July 30, 2024 - July 31, 2024
Course Duration:2 Days (Virtual)

Virtual Class

$317.50 - $817.50

(Include GST)

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