Participants in the course will gain the skills and knowledge to undertake a leadership role in an enterprise Agile transformation through the implementation of the Scaled Agile Framework. The course takes place over four days and provides training and coaching skills, methods for launching Agile Release Trains, and assembling and managing an Agile portfolio. At the end of the course, attendees will receive SAFe Program Consultant certification and will be SAFe Agilist certifying agents with the ability to offer their own Leading SAFe and SAFe for Teams courses.
The course spends the first two days focused on a more expansive version of Leading SAFe. This expanded take on Leading SAFe will prepare attendees to act as certifying agents and provide their own classes in the future. These first two days will also imbue a deeper understanding of the principles of lean thinking and product development flow regarding enterprise agile transformation.
The second two days will involve a practical understanding of implementing SAFe programs with Agile Release Trains. Further, you’ll have the briefings, artifacts and templates you need to identify the value streams, prepare the organization, launch Agile programs, plan and execute the major events, and implement effective processes and measures for continuous program improvement.
This course is intended for both internal change agents and external consultants for Agile focused companies. Also, any managers or leaders that are implementing agile programs during a change initiative.
Completion of the exam will provide: