SAFe® 5.1 Scrum Master Certification (SSM)

The SAFe Scrum Master certification training is designed to prepare individuals to become Certified Scrum Masters within the context of the Scaled Agile Framework (SAFe). The training provides Scrum Masters with the knowledge and skills essential for applying the Scrum framework in a SAFe environment. Participants attending this course gain an understanding on how to lead and facilitate Agile teams, manage Agile team interactions with the larger organization, and facilitate the execution of Agile programs. By the end of the SAFe Scrum Master training program, participants will be prepared to take the certification exam to become certified SAFe Scrum Masters. This qualification will demonstrate professionals’ knowledge and skills essential for applying Scrum practices within the context of the SAFe framework.

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What is this SAFe Scrum Master certification course?

The SAFe Scrum Master certification course teaches the principles of agile development, the Scrum framework, and how these principles and practices can be applied at scale within an organization using the SAFe framework. The course discusses Agile values and principles, Agile Scrum practices, Agile facilitation and coaching, Agile program execution, and building high-performing Agile teams. The course includes a combination of lectures, exercises, and group discussions which can guide participants on various industry practices to foster a culture of continuous  improvement within a SAFe environment. At the end of the course, participants will have the skills and knowledge needed to take the exam to earn their SAFe Scrum Master certification.

Why is the course important?

The SAFe Scrum Master certification programme helps professionals gain a deep understanding of the SAFe framework, its principles, and practices. The knowledge gained through this course is essential for effectively implementing SAFe at an organizational level, as well as clearing the SSM certification. The SAFe Scrum Master certification helps professionals stand out in the job market. 

Why do companies hire professionals with SAFe Scrum Master certification?

SAFe Scrum Master certification is a globally valued credential that demonstrates a professional’s deep knowledge and understanding of the SAFe methodology, principles, and practices. Companies hire these professionals for their ability to lead agile teams in a SAFe environment and ensure that projects are delivered on time and within budget. Their facilitation and leadership skills are essential for driving team collaboration, communication and continuous improvement. They play a crucial role in helping companies adopt or implement SAFe for their software development projects.

Industry Trends

The growing adoption of the Scaled Agile Framework (SAFe) by organizations worldwide has fuelled the demand for SAFe Scrum Masters. The SAFe Scrum Master certification brings with it a set of opportunities. Let us see how.

Market trends

According to various job market and salary reports, the demand for SAFe Scrum Masters has been consistently high in recent years. This trend is expected to continue. According to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, the employment of Scrum Masters is projected to grow by 11% from 2019 to 2029, much faster than the average for all occupations.


Salary Trends

The demand for Scrum Masters in Dubai is high as many companies in the region are adopting Agile and Scrum methodologies. This makes Scrum Masters among the top-paid professionals in the nation. According to data from websites such as Payscale and Glassdoor, the average salary for a Scrum Master in Dubai is around AED 180,000 to AED 250,000 per year.

Demand & Opportunities

Many companies today are adopting Agile methodologies to improve their project management practices. This has led to a growing demand for Scrum Masters. The SAFe Scrum Master certification validates a professional’s competency in Agile methodologies, which can make jobs easier to avail. 

Here are some of the roles that benefit from Scrum Master certification in the Dubai region:

  1. Scrum Masters – they facilitate and coach the team in using Scrum methodology to deliver high-quality projects
  2. Agile Coaches – they provide guidance and support to multiple Scrum teams to ensure they are following the SAFe methodology effectively
  3. Program Managers – they are responsible for overseeing the entire program's progress, including both the agile release train and any stakeholders involved
  4. Scrum Trainers – they are responsible for training their team on the Scaled Agile Framework and helping organizations implement it effectively
  5. Project Managers – they are responsible for overseeing and managing projects from start to finish

Course Outcome

Successful completion of the SAFe Scrum Master certification course will help you to:

  • Comprehend the SAFe framework, including the underlying principles and practices that support Agile development at scale
  • Describe the key responsibilities and activities of a Scrum Master in a SAFe environment
  • Comprehend the role of Scrum Masters in coaching high-performing Agile teams
  • Understand how to facilitate program execution in a SAFe organization
  • Learn how to use Agile metrics to measure the team’s progress and identify areas for improvement

Course Module

  • There are no prerequisites required to attend the course
  • Working experience in a Lean-Agile environment is recommended for taking the SAFe Scrum Master exam


  • Responsibilities of the Scrum Master
  • Characteristics of an Effective Scrum Master
  • High-performing Teams
  • Team Events
  • Coach the Agile Team Using Powerful Questions
  • Collaborate with Other Teams
  • Resolve Team Conflicts
  • Plan the Iteration
  • Track the Iteration Progress
  • Refine the Backlog
  • Facilitate the Iteration Review
  • Facilitate Relentless improvement
  • Support DevOps and Release on Demand
  • Practising SAFe 
  • Basic Agile Development Concepts
  • Scrum Basics
  • The Agile Team in a SAFe Enterprise
  • PI Planning Basics
  • Draft PI Plans
  • Final Plans and Business Value
  • Final Plan Review and PI Objectives
  • Facilitating PI Planning
  • Coach the IP Iteration
  • Prepare the Team for the Inspect and Adapt Event

Program Dates

22 Jun
  • 02:00 PM
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  • Classroom
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30 Jun
  • 04:00 PM
  • Sun
  • Classroom
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Expert Instructors & Teaching Methods



We, at Learners Point, take immense pride in our teaching methods and instructors. Our instructors are some of the best experts in their fields and employ a practical approach to learning. Many of them are globally recognised and have a diverse set of experience in their field of expertise. You are always sure to have the best in the industry as your teachers who are ready to guide you at every step and make the experience informative yet enjoyable.  Apart from the focus on learning your chosen course, our instructors also encourage students to develop communication skills and interpersonal skills necessary to excel in the practical world.

Our cutting edge teaching methods make every program an immersive and productive experience for the learners. Our learning methods are research-driven and are continuously updated to stay relevant to present times as well as the future. You will enjoy practical applications of everything learned through theory and regular mock examinations to help monitor your progress. Our courses are led by an instructor in a classroom setup and we do offer online high-quality sessions as well for individuals. We also monitor the training sessions with a progress tracker to maintain high standards of instruction & ethics.

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Why Count on Learners Point?

Learners Point Academy is not only the leading provider of the SAFe Scrum Master course in Dubai, but we also help professionals get equipped with the necessary skillset to forge a successful career.

What can you expect if you join our SAFe Scrum Master training course:

  • We look at real-world scenarios organizations face and formulate our SAFe Scrum Master training course evaluating practical requirements
  • Apart from theoretical knowledge, we also focus on practical case studies to give you a reality check and insight into what exactly will be asked of you while delivering in a demanding role
  • Our bespoke SSM course also equips you with hands-on experience by offering assignments related to the actual work environment
  • Apart from organizing group sessions, we also offer a guided learning experience to enhance the quality of our SAFe Scrum Master training program
  • We also take a discrete approach to career guidance so that one can be successfully placed as a professional

Learners Experience

"The SAFe® 5.1 Scrum Master Certification course exceeded my expectations. The instructors were knowledgeable and engaging, and the course materials were well-structured and easy to follow. The certification has helped me to stand out in the job market and I'm excited to apply my new knowledge to real-world projects."

Pauline Shelly

Agile Program Manager

"As someone who has worked in Agile environments for several years, I thought I had a good understanding of Scrum. However, the SAFe® 5.1 Scrum Master Certification course provided a deeper understanding of Scrum and how it can be applied in large organizations. The certification has helped me to be more effective in my role as a Scrum Master and to better align with organizational goals."

Jenny Dione

Release Train Engineer

"The SAFe® 5.1 Scrum Master Certification course was a challenging but rewarding experience. The course materials were comprehensive and provided a thorough understanding of Scrum in the context of the larger enterprise. I feel much more confident in my ability to lead Agile teams and drive successful outcomes."

Terry Silver

Project Manager

"I found the SAFe® 5.1 Scrum Master Certification course to be well-structured and engaging. The instructors were knowledgeable and provided clear explanations of the concepts. The certification has helped me to better understand the role of the Scrum Master and how to effectively facilitate Scrum events."

Babar Rizvi

Agile Coach

"I recently completed the SAFe® 5.1 Scrum Master Certification course and it was an incredibly informative and valuable experience. I now have a much deeper understanding of Scrum and how it can be applied to large-scale projects. The certification has helped me to advance my career and take on more complex projects with confidence."

Mumtaza Begum

Scrum Master

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FAQs on SAFe® 5.1 Scrum Master Certification (SSM)

The demand for Scrum Masters has been consistently increasing in recent years as more and more organizations adopt Agile methodologies. Becoming a Scrum Master can help individuals develop a wide range of skills that are transferable to other roles and industries. This means there are a lot of job opportunities for Scrum Masters in various industries and this makes it the best career choice.
A SAFe Scrum Master certification from Scaled Agile, Inc. is recognized globally and validates your knowledge and expertise in Agile development practices and the SAFe framework. Adding a SAFe Scrum Master certification to your profile can bring you multiple benefits, which are:

1) Enhanced credibility
2) Increased job opportunities
3) Higher salary potential
4) Improved job performance
The SAFe Scrum Master training is designed for professionals who are interested in leading and facilitating Agile teams using the Scaled Agile Framework (SAFe). It is best suited for:

1) Scrum Masters
2) Team Leads
3) Product Owners
4) Project Managers
5) Anyone interested in Agile development
At Learners Point Academy, if a participant doesn’t wish to proceed with the training after registration for any reason, he or she is entitled to a 100% refund. However, the refund will be issued only if we are notified in writing within 2 days from the date of registration. The refund will be processed within 4 weeks from the date of withdrawal.
The job scope for a SAFe Scrum Master in Dubai is similar to that of a Scrum Master in any other location. Dubai is a growing business hub with many organizations adopting Agile methodologies to improve their productivity. This has opened a plethora of job opportunities for skilled and certified Scrum Masters.
The SAFe Scrum Master certification course provides a detailed understanding of the SAFe framework. The course provides a structured approach to preparing for the SAFe Scrum Master certification exam. This will help you to attain the SAFe Scrum Master certification, which is a globally valued credential in Agile development.
The training sessions at Learners Point Academy are interactive, immersive and an intensive hands-on programme. We offer 3 modes of delivery and participants can choose from instructor-led classroom-based group coaching, one-on-one training sessions and high-quality live and interactive online sessions at their convenience.
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