Leading the Lean-Agile Software Enterprise with the Scaled Agile Framework®
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). This is currently one of the top industry certifications in the market.
Who is this course for?
Program Managers and Business Owners
Executives and Leaders, Managers, Directors, CIOs, and VPs
Project Managers and Scrum Masters
Development, QA and Infrastructure Management
Product and Product Line Management
Business Owners, Portfolio Managers, PMO, and Process Leads
Enterprise, System and Solution Architects
Improve speed of delivery and overall team productivity
Scale your agile program with improved quality
Be able to adapt more easily to shifting business priorities
Unlock team motivation and morale
Improve requirements development flow and communication
Reduce and eliminate program level dependencies and risks
Improve ability to communicate and influence strategy with clients
Increase awareness and alignment on business goals
Learn how to harness technology as a strategic business advantage using DevOps
Empower the team and identify and reduce obstacles that are standing in the way of team progress
Improve Business-IT alignment and across program teams
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
After this course, you should be able to:
Scale your organization by applying SAFe Lean-Agile practices
Improve morale by unlocking the intrinsic motivation of knowledge workers
Use transformational leadership to drive change, develop people, and encourage innovation
Establish alignment and execution with Strategic Themes and Lean Portfolio Management
Increase your client reputation by establishing a common process model
Deliver better results and deliver more predictably by supporting the execution of Agile Release Trains
Create high-performing teams by establishing mission and purpose
Learn how to adapt the Scaled Agile Framework to suite your organization’s needs
Interpret the basic constructs of SAFe and the steps of the Implementation Roadmap
Apply the values and principles of a Lean-Agile Mindset
Apply the Scaled Agile Framework’s Lean and Agile principles to the roles and practices of SAFe
Support Incremental Program Planning and the events associated with successful Program execution
Drive continuous value delivery through the Continuous Delivery Pipeline
Coordinate multiple Agile Release Trains and suppliers with a Solution Train
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 experience in software development, testing, business analysis, product or project management
Experience in Scrum
All Participants will Receive:
Full hot breakfast and lunch
A Training Workbook with materials
Free hotel parking
The exam for the SAFe Agilist (SA) certification is included.
Eligibility to apply for 15 PDUs to help maintain certifications such as PMP
Eligibility to apply for 15 Scrum Alliance SEUs
What are my transportation/parking options for getting to and from the event?
Driving - free private parking is included at the hotel facility.
Public transportation - The 12th street Downtown BART station is a 5-7 minute walk to the Hotel along Broadway.
What can I bring into the event?
A training workbook and materials will be provided.
How can I contact the organizer with any questions?
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or by phone at 510.629.9283
Is my registration fee or ticket transferrable?
Yes, you may transfer your ticket to other participants 7 days prior to the class.
The class is confirmed to run 14 days from the class start date based on attendance. You will immediately receive a full refund if you have purchased a ticket and the class is not confirmed to run.
|Ticket Information ||Ticket Price |
| Early Bird Pricing || USD 950|
| General Admission || USD 1,100|