Agile Coach University
Charting Your Own Path to Scrum Alliance CTC

All the Training, Knowledge, and Competencies
You Need to Become a Certified Team Coach

At Tandem-Capala Agile Coach University we understand that certification is important to you for your career progression. With that in mind we put together all the certifications you will get throughout the Path to CTC® program with ACU.

Semester One: Pre-Requisite Agile Knowledge

Certified Scrum Master - CSM

Certified Scrum Master
(CSM)

Semester: Pre-Requisite Agile Knowledge
Transferrable: Yes
If you’re ready to adopt agile and implement Scrum, or need the tools to do Scrum better, our Certified ScrumMaster® (CSM®) course is designed for you. During this foundational course, you’ll gain an in-depth understanding of Scrum as well as how to apply it to guide your team and organization.

Advanced Certificed Scrum Master (A-CSM)

Advanced Certificed Scrum Master
(A-CSM)

Semester: Pre-Requisite Agile Knowledge
Transferrable: Yes
You’re a Certified ScrumMaster® (CSM®), who’s been introduced to the Scrum Values, practices, and applications. The next step in your Agile journey is to achieve your Advanced Certified ScrumMaster (A-CSM℠) certification.

Certified Scrum Professional - ScrumMaster (CSP-SM)

Certified Scrum Professional - ScrumMaster
(CSP-SM)

Semester: Pre-Requisite Agile Knowledge
Transferrable: Yes
You’re a Certified ScrumMaster® (CSM®), who’s been introduced to the Scrum Values, practices, and applications. The next step in your Agile journey is to achieve your Advanced Certified ScrumMaster (A-CSM℠) certification.

Certified Scrum Product Owner - CSPO

Certified Scrum Product Owner
(CSPO)

Semester: Pre-Requisite Agile Knowledge
Transferrable: Yes
If you’re someone who is comfortable with the “business side” of projects, you are probably the right person to become a Certified Scrum Product Owner® (CSPO®). While the ScrumMaster helps the Scrum Team work together to learn and implement Scrum, as a CSPO, you create the product vision, order the Product Backlog, and make sure the best possible job is done to delight the customer.

Advanced Certified Scrum Product Owner - A-CSPO

Advanced Certified Scrum Product Owner
(A-CSPO)

Semester: Pre-Requisite Agile Knowledge
Transferrable: Yes
You’re a Certified Scrum Product Owner® (CSPO®) who’s focused on maximizing business value and Product Backlog optimization to understand how to do the best possible job to satisfy key stakeholders.
The next step in your Agile journey is to achieve your Advanced Certified Scrum Product Owner (A-CSPO℠) certification.

Certified Scrum Professional - Product Owner (CSP-PO)

Certified Scrum Professional - Product Owner
(CSP-PO)

Semester: Pre-Requisite Agile Knowledge
Transferrable: Yes
Certified Scrum Professionals challenge their teams to improve the way Scrum and Agile principles are applied. They have demonstrated experience, documented training, and proven knowledge in Scrum.

ICAgile Agile Team Facilitation (ICP-ATF)

ICAgile Professional - Agile Team Facilitation
(ICP-ATF)

Semester: Pre-Requisite Agile Knowledge
Transferrable: Yes
The certification focuses primarily on the mindset and role of an agile team facilitator, while also providing group facilitation tools and techniques for effectively designing meetings and workshops that both engage the entire audience and drive towards agreed-upon outcomes.

Agile Certified Coaching - ICAgile ICP-ACC

ICAgile Professional - Agile Certified Coach
(ICP-ACC)

Semester: Pre-Requisite Agile Knowledge
Transferrable: Yes
The certification focuses primarily on the mindset, roles, and responsibilities of an Agile Coach. After finishing the certification, the learner will be able to differentiate between and among mentoring, facilitating, professional coaching and teaching, and will also gain the skills needed to create a safe environment for meaningful collaboration and healthy conflict resolution within an agile team.

Semester Two: Professional Coaching Competencies

ICF Associate Certified Coach - ACC

ICF - Associate Certified Coach
(ICF-ACC)

Semester: Professional coaching Competencies
Transferrable: Yes    |     Optional: No
You will get everything you need to apply for your ICF ACC credential. It includes training, mentor coaching, coach supervision, and much more. Note that ACU does not award ICF credentials. You will need to apply for the credential separately with ICF

ICF Professional Certified Coach - PCC

ICF - Professional Certified Coach
(ICF-PCC)

Semester: Professional coaching Competencies
Transferrable: No    |     Optional: Yes
You will get everything you need to apply for your ICF PCC credential either through ACSTH or ACTP track. It includes training, mentor coaching, coach supervision, and much more. Note that ACU does not award ICF credentials. You will need to apply for the credential separately with ICF

TCA-AC Certified Life Coach

Tandem Coaching Academy -
Certified Associate Coach (TCA-CAC)

Semester: Professional coaching Competencies
Transferrable: No    |     Optional: No
After having completed the required training, mentor coaching, coach supervision, and practice hours you will be awarded the designation of Tandem Coaching Academy - Associate Certified Coach

ACTP - ICF Accredited Coach Training Program - Coaching In Agile Environments

Tandem Coaching Academy -
Certified Professional Coach (TCA-CPC)

Semester: Professional coaching Competencies
Transferrable: No    |     Optional: Yes
After having completed the required training - Advanced Coaching Individuals, mentor coaching, coach supervision, and practice hours you will be awarded the designation of Tandem Coaching Academy - Professional Certified Coach

TCA-HS Coaching Human Systems Certified ICF CCE

Tandem Coaching Academy -
Certified Human Systems Coach (TCA-CHS)

Semester: Professional coaching Competencies
Transferrable: No    |     Optional: Yes
After having completed the required training, mentor coaching, coach supervision, and practice hours you will be awarded the designation of Tandem Coaching Academy - Certified Human Systems Coach

Semester Three: Agile Coaching Competencies

Certified Agile Leadership Essentials

Certified Agile Leadership Essentials
(CAL-E)

Semester: Agile Coaching Competencies
Transferrable: Yes    |     Optional: No
Certified Agile Leadership Essentials (CAL-E) courses bring awareness and understanding to the foundations of agile leadership. Discover the way agile leaders think, focus, and behave. The focus on agile leadership essentials equips you to embark confidently on the journey toward leading with agility and championing agile transformation in your workplace

Certified Agile Leadership for Teams

Certified Agile Leadership for Teams
(CAL-T)

Semester: Agile Coaching Competencies
Transferrable: Yes    |     Optional: No
Agile teams require an alternative to the traditional leadership approaches of the past in order to navigate this volatile, uncertain, complex, and ambiguous world. This course teaches you how to create a safe-to-fail environment and foster a culture of transparency, inspection, and adaptation to allow for experimentation and continuous learning within your teams. The goal of this course is to create awareness about the changing dynamics in today's world of work and equip leaders with the practices they need to lead their teams with agility

Certified Agile Leadership for Organizations

Certified Agile Leadership for Organizations
(CAL-O)

Semester: Agile Coaching Competencies
Transferrable: Yes    |     Optional: No
C-suite leaders and directors are now required to shift the way that they think about their organizational culture and employees and become change agents. In this module, participants will gain knowledge, skills, and techniques that will help them to work toward sustainable agility for their organizations. The goal of this module is to bring awareness to the practices and principles of agility and how they apply to business/organizational agility. Through case studies and various models, participants will gain insight into how agile will and can work for their teams and organization.

Certified Agile Leadership II

Certified Agile Leadership II
(CAL-II)

Semester: Agile Coaching Competencies
Transferrable: Yes    |     Optional: No
Once you’ve completed a combination of two or more of CAL-E, CAL-T, or CAL-O, you are able to progress to CAL II, a program that consists of advanced education, validated practice, and a peer-based workshop.
If you have taken CAL-II program before our staff will validate your credentials and learning and will make a decision to transfer the credential on a case-by-case basis

ICAgile Professional - Coaching Agile Transitions (ICP-CAT)

ICAgile Professional - Coaching Agile Transitions
(ICP-CAT)

Semester: Agile Coaching Competencies
Transferrable: Yes    |     Optional: No
This certification focuses on the field of Enterprise Coaching for Agility, explores the core elements of an agile transformation, and links the core enterprise coaching competencies in a way that empowers coaches to act as agents of change in organizations

ICAgile ICP-ENT Agility in the Enterprise

ICAgile Professional - Agility in the Enterprise
(ICP-ENT)

Semester: Agile Coaching Competencies
Transferrable: Yes    |     Optional: No
This certification focuses on developing an understanding of agility at the enterprise level from structural, process, leadership, and cultural perspectives

Graduation Certification and Credentials

Tandem Capala Agile Coaching University - Scrum Alliance Certified Team Coach (CTC)

Scrum Alliance Certified Team Coach (CTC)

After successful completion of the program including learning, experience, and competency requirements, participants will have everything they need to apply for Scrum Alliance Certified Team Coach via a short path CTC application and for the International Coach Federation Associate Certified Coach (ICF ACC) credential.

ProfileXT


Agile Coach DNA - ProfileXT

Semester: Agile Coaching Competencies

Agile Coach DNA® psychometric assessment not only gives you insights into your thinking and behavioral traits but also provides a comparison to those of your potential clients and the most successful coaches in the industry, revealing similarities and differences, and allowing you to create a plan to better yourself as a coach and sharpen your coaching skills to work with your clients.

Genos EI

Genos 360 Emotional Intelligence

Semester: Agile Coaching Competencies

Genos emotional intelligence assessments measure how often individuals display emotionally intelligent workplace behaviour that underlie success. They are supported by a wealth of peer-reviewed research and are accompanied by beautiful reports that provide accessible and practical development suggestions.

Leadership Circle Profile 360

Leadership Circle Profile

Semester: Agile Coaching Competencies

Whether you are a leadership coach, a leader of an organization in need of transformation, or an individual looking to explore how The Leadership Circle can improve your professional career, the Leadership Circle Profile creates results

Saboteur Assessment and Coaching

Saboteur Assessment and Coaching

Semester: Agile Coaching Competencies

Saboteurs start off as our guardians to help us survive the real and imagined threats to our physical and emotional survival as children. By the time we are adults, we no longer need them, but they have become invisible inhabitants of our mind.

APPLY NOW FOR SUMMER AND FALL 2021 COHORTS

Enrollment is open now for Summer and Fall 2021 cohorts. Your application will be carefully considered and after an interview with one of our staff, if admitted, you can start working on your customized development plan.