During these two days course, attendees will gain the knowledge necessary to lead a Lean-Agile enterprise by leveraging the Scaled Agile Framework® (SAFe®), and its underlying principles derived from Lean, systems thinking, Agile development, product development flow, and DevOps. They will also learn and practice the skills for supporting and executing PI Planning events and coordinating multiple Agile ReleaseTrains (ARTs). Attendees will gain an understanding of the Lean-Agile mindset, why it’s so effective in today’s adapt-or-die marketplace, and what it means to lead a Lean-Agile transformation. They’ll also learn how to build and support Agile teams and programs, empower a Lean Portfolio, build a Continuous Delivery Pipeline and DevOps culture, and coordinate large solutions. They will develop a skillset that’s in demand worldwide—and empower their enterprises to succeed in a disruptive marketplace—when they become a SAFe® Agilist (SA). Attending the class prepares individuals to take the exam and become a certifie SAFe® Agilist (SA)
Who should attend?
- Executives and Leaders, Managers, Directors,
- CIOs, and VPs
- Development, QA, and Infrastructure Management
- Program and Project Managers
- Product and Product Line Management
- Portfolio Managers, PMO, and Process Leads
- Enterprise, System, and Solution Architects
Within these two days, following topics will be covered:
- Introducing the Scaled Agile Framework (SAFe®)
- Becoming a Lean-Agile Leader
- Establishing Team and Technical Agility
- Experiencing Program Increment (PI) Planning
- Releasing on Demand with DevOps
- Implementing Lean Portfolio Management
- Leading the transformation
What do I get with this course?
The attendees will get the course workbook, they will have access to the SAFe resources, which support the preparation for the SAFe® Agilist exam. They also receive one-year membership to the SAFe Community Platform and the course certificate of completion.
How do I obtain the certification?
Candidates can access the exam within the SAFe Community Platform upon completion of the Leading SAFe course. You are eligible of taking the exam within the 30 days following the course completion.
Are there any prerequisites?
All are welcome to attend the course, regardless of experience. However, some knowledge and experience working with Scrum and agile methodologies are highly recommended for those who intend to take the SAFe® Agilist (SA) certification exam.
May I obtain PDUs / SEUs with this course?
With this course you are entitled to obtain PDUs at the Project Management Institute (PMI) for the PMP and PMI-ACP certifications as well as SEUs for the CSP of Scrum Alliance.