Leading SAFe 4.0 with SA Certification
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Leading SAFe 4.0 with SA Certification

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Dates & Locations

Date City, State Address Sponsor Map Instructor
Jun 13, 2017 Boca Raton, FL Boca Raton, FL Partner    
Jun 20, 2017 Seattle, WA Seattle, WA Partner    
Jun 26, 2017 Phoenix, AZ Phoenix, AZ Partner    
Aug 28, 2017 Boston, MA Boston, MA Partner    
Sep 12, 2017 Chicago, IL Chicago, IL Partner    
Nov 07, 2017 Orlando, FL Orlando, FL Partner    

Course Description

This two-day course teaches the Lean-Agile principles and practices of the Scaled Agile Framework® (SAFe®). You’ll learn how to execute and release value through Agile Release Trains, how to build an Agile Portfolio, and how to lead a Lean-Agile transformation at enterprise scale. You will gain an understanding of the Lean-Agile mindset and how to apply the principles and practices of SAFe to support Agile teams, programs, program portfolio management, and to coordinate large Value Streams.

Attending the class prepares you to take the exam and become a certified SAFe Agilist (SA). Additionally, participants will be eligible to apply for 14 PDUs toward their continuing education requirements with the PMI (Project Management Institute). Class registration includes a copy of course materials, initial certification and exam fee.

Objectives

After this course, you will understand how to:

  • Apply SAFe to scale Lean and Agile development in your enterprise
  • Support the execution of Agile Release Trains
  • Coordinate large Value Streams
  • Manage a Lean-Agile Portfolio
  • Align the organization to a common process model
  • Configure the Framework for your context
  • Unlock the intrinsic motivation of knowledge workers
  • Support a Lean-Agile transformation in your enterprise

Topics Covered

The course consists of nine modules:

  • Introducing the Scaled Agile Framework (SAFe)
  • Embracing a Lean-Agile Mindset
  • Understanding SAFe Principles
  • Implementing an Agile Release Train
  • Experiencing PI Planning
  • Executing and Releasing Value
  • Building an Agile Portfolio
  • Coordinating Large Value Streams
  • Leading the Lean-Agile Enterprise

Audience and Certification Details

The SAFe Agilist certification program is for executives, managers, Agile change agents responsible for leading a Lean-Agile change initiative in a large software enterprise. It validates their knowledge in applying the Scaled Agile Framework, lean thinking, and product development flow principles in an enterprise context so they can lead the adoption of the Scaled Agile Framework.

This course is a requirement for those seeking certification as a Scaled Agile Framework Agilist (SA).

Prerequisites

All are welcome to attend the course, regardless of experience. However, the following prerequisites are highly recommended for those who intend to take the SA certification exam:

  • 5+ years of experience in software development, testing, business analysis, product or project management
  • Experience in Scrum

Duration

2 days

Price

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