How to earn Scrum Education Units SEUs, Renew CSM, CSPO certificate

How to earn Scrum Education Units SEUs, Renew CSM, CSPO certificate

If you are looking to renew CSM or CSPO certificate with SEUs then you have some good news. Now you can renew your certification without additional cost when you take another Scrum Alliance Certification. 

Let’s assume you have CSM certification which is expired or about to expire, If you take up CSPO certification then your CSM certification will be auto renewed for free for two years. 
If you had CSPO Certification, taking up CSM certification will renew your CSPO certification for two years. 

Approximate cost of CSM/CSPO certification 20,000 Rs 
Approximate RENEWAL cost of CSM/CSPO certification 7,500 Rs.  
When you take the certification program, you basically save 7,500 Rs that you would have paid for renewal. 

Explore our CSM / CSPO Training or contact us for more details.

Alternatively you can earn the necessary SEUs for renewing your certification and pay 100$ for renewal. 

Officially information How to earn Scrum Education Units – SEUs from ScrumAlliance in this link 

Here is the summary of the information.

If you are holding any of these certifications CSM®, CSPO®, CSD®, A-CSM℠, A-CSPO℠, CSP®-SM, CSP®-PO, and CSP®  Then you SEUs are required for renewing your certifications

SEUs follow a 1:1 ratio, where one hour of participation or preparation is equal to one SEU and there are six (6) categories of SEUs. 

Category A:

Category A Options
A.1       Attended Global Scrum GatheringSM
A.2       Attended Regional Scrum GatheringSM
A.3       Attended Scrum Alliance user group activity
A.4       Attended Scrum Alliance-sponsored event
A.5       Attended Scrum Coaching Retreat
A.6       Attended Scrum Alliance CSP Retreat
A.7       Attended Scrum Alliance pre-event or post-event workshop

Category B Options
B.1       Received Certified Scrum Trainer (CST) Training (including video)
B.2       Received Registered Education Provider (REP) Training (only approved courses and trainers)
B.3       Received coaching by a Certified Enterprise Coach (CEC)
B.4       Received coaching by a Certified Team Coach (CTC)

Category C Options
C.1       Received face-to-face training outside of Scrum Alliance
C.2       Attended live Scrum/Agile events outside of Scrum Alliance
C.3       Attended user group events outside of Scrum Alliance
C.4       Received coaching or mentoring outside of Scrum Alliance

Category C Options
We encourage you to give back to the community. Therefore, SEUs may be earned by providing non-compensated professional Scrum services. You will be asked to affirm that you were not compensated for your volunteer work by your employer or another party..

Category E Options
E.1       Prepared a Scrum presentation (preparation time only, not delivering)
E.2       Authored a book, article, or blog
E.3       Watched a Scrum/Agile training video by an instructor other than a Scrum Alliance CST
E.4       Read a Scrum/Agile book
E.5       Other independent learning (We invite instances of creative learning that do not fit into other categories)

Category F Options
F.1       Co-trained with the objective of learning
F.2       Received training via live webinar delivered by any trainer other than a CST
F.3       Other collaborative learning

Certification (Two-Year Term) SEUs Required Fee Per Term
Foundation : CSM, CSPO, or CSD 20 $100
Advanced: A-CSMSM or A-CSPO 30 $175
Professional: CSP-SM, CSP-PO, or CSP 40 $250

As you perform the activities that earn you SEUs, start updating them in your profile page and after you finish the required total units, you will be ready to renew your CSM

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