SAFe – Leading SAFe

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.

Participants in the course gain insights into mastering Business Agility in order to thrive in the competitive market. They discuss how to establish team and technical agility and organize and re-organize around the flow of value. They also learn and practice the skills for supporting and executing PI Planning events and coordinating multiple Agile Release Trains (ARTs). Participants in the class explore the importance of adopting a customer-centric mindset and design thinking approach to agile product delivery. Learners also develop an understanding for implementing a Lean Portfolio Management function in their enterprise.


Learning Goals

  • Lead the transformation to Business Agility with SAFe®
  • Become a Lean-Agile Leader
  • Understand customer needs with Design Thinking
  • Enable Agile Product Delivery
  • Implement Lean Portfolio Management

Intended Participants

  • Organizational Leaders, Managers, & Directors
  • Business Agility Leaders & Coaches
  • Program Managers, Product Owners, Scrum Master, & Project Managers

Course Formats & Duration

  • 3 days virtual (recommended)
  • 9 am to 4 pm / Max. 20 students
  • 2-days on-site (client provides location)
  • 8 am to 5 pm / Max. 24 students
  • No customizations allowed by SAFe

Prerequisites

  • Some experience with Agile / Scrum
  • No previous knowledge of SAFe® is required

Exam Details

  • Online exam provided by SAFe completed by student within 30 days of course end date
  • Multiple choice 45 questions in 90 mins
  • 75% pass rate (33 of 45 questions)
  • Each exam retake attempt $50 US

More information at Scaled Agile Framework Website

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