Scrum Developer Certified (SDC®)

Scrum Developer Certified (SDC®) is an entry-level certification for Scrum Team members and those who interact with any Scrum Team. The objective of this certification is to ensure that Scrum Team members know enough about Scrum to effectively contribute to a Scrum project. The courseware and preparation tools required for the certification exam will be available online on An online proctored exam will be conducted at the end of the course.



CertificationPrerequisite ExperiencePrerequisite EducationTarget AudienceCost of ExamMaintaining certificationCurrent Pass Rate (%)***
SDC®NilNilAnyone on a SCRUM Team or anyone who interacts with any Scrum TeamUSD
Take SDC® Recertification exam every 3 years or earn any SCRUMstudy Certification. More98

**Pass Rate for the SDC® examination indicates the percentage of candidates passing the exam in the first attempt who attempted all the questions.

Exam Format

  • Multiple choice
  • 75 questions per exam
  • No negative marks for wrong answers
  • 90 minutes duration
  • Proctored online exam
  • Current pass rate: 98%

Audience Profile

This is highly recommended for everyone in a company who works in a Scrum Team or anyone who interacts with any Scrum Team. This will also be very useful for those who are interested in understanding the basics of Scrum and how this method could be used effectively.


There is no formal prerequisite for this certification.


Available in English, Portuguese (Brazil), and Spanish

Why is SCRUMstudy™ better than Scrum Alliance, and other accreditation bodies?