Professional Agile Leadership™ - Evidence-Based Management™ Certification


Prove your knowledge of Evidence-Based Management™

Professional Agile Leadership™ - Evidence-Based Management™ (PAL-EBM) assessment is available to anyone who wishes to validate that they are a leader with an advanced level of understanding about how an empirical approach helps organizations to continuously improve.

This includes the knowledge needed to enable agility by identifying goals and related achievement measures, using hypotheses to identify improvement opportunities, performing experiments to test these hypotheses, and using the resulting learning to improve. They have demonstrated the knowledge to apply these concepts to Improvement targets such as customer outcomes, organizational capabilities, and business results.

The assessment is in place to ensure you understand how Teams can benefit from having a leader reinforce and support agile practices while applying empiricism and is detailed in its questions and required answers. Many questions ask the test-taker to think about or interpret how they would handle scenarios and to apply their own experience in alignment with the principles of Evidence-Based Management.

Prepare for the Assessment

To prepare we recommend you study from the Suggested Resources for the Professional Agile Leadership - Evidence Based Management certification assessment and take the Evidence-Based Management Open until you regularly answer all of the questions correctly.

While attending a class is not a prerequisite, attending a Professional Agile Leadership™ - Evidence-Based Management™ class is highly recommended.

Assessment Translation

All of our assessments are in English, many test takers successfully use the Google Translate Plugin to take the assessment. Here is a support article to help you.

Accommodations for Physical or Intellectual Disabilities

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Other Information

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The cost of PAL-EBM is $200 USD. Assessment passwords do not expire and remain valid until used.  See more details below.

Professional Agile Leadership™ - Evidence-Based Management™ Certification Details


When you purchase a password, it is set up in our system and emailed to you within one business day. 


If you pass the PAL-EBM assessment you will receive the industry-recognized "PAL-EBM" certification, along with a PAL-EBM logo that you can use to identify your achievement. In addition, your name will be listed on

Unlike other Scrum certifications that require only class attendance, certification requires a minimum score on an online assessment. This gives certification teeth and ensures that it has true value in the marketplace.

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