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Certified LeSS Basics®

Certified LeSS Basics (CLB) training is a thorough yet brief introduction to the LeSS & LeSS Huge over two 4-hour modules. It provides foundational information for choosing whether to use LeSS in your organisation using various thinking tools.

This course is for those curious about how LeSS differs from other approaches, such as SAFe those looking to determine whether LeSS is for you and your organisation or those that are LeSS curious.

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The Certified LeSS Basics training is delivered in collaboration with our Training Partner, Sheev.
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Certified LeSS Basics

This course is accredited by LeSS.Works and on successful completion of this class, participants will receive the Certified LeSS Basics certification.

Take a look at our CLB training schedule for upcoming dates.

We’ve created a handy one-page guide for this course.

12 months free On-Demand Intro to Agile & Scrum with every CLB

Want private CLB training for your organisation? Find out more

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About Your Trainer

This Certified Scrum Master course will be delivered by one of the below Certified Scrum Trainers:

Ben Maynard

What you will learn on the CLB Course?

  • How to answer the question, “Why LeSS?”
  • How to explain that LeSS is a Scrum-based approach to scaling
  • How to summarise what impact this has on organisational design (structures, policies, etc.)
  • How to explain the dynamics of component teams vs. feature teams
  • How to explain each LeSS role and its purpose
  • How to explain why there is only one real Product Owner and not so-called “team POs”
  • How to explain the LeSS Complete diagram, organising LeSS information in terms of principles, rules, guides, and experiments
  • How to explain how LeSS scales over ~8 teams
  • The existence and location of major learning resources at

What you will get on the CLB Course?

More on Certified LeSS Basics

Intro to Agile u0026amp; Scrum

On-demand Introduction to Agile & Scrum

To help delegates refresh and develop their Scrum knowledge, purchases of Certified LeSS Basics training with Agile Centre includes 12 months free access to our On-demand Introduction to Agile & Scrum training, worth £250.

This online, on-demand modular training is a high-impact video course covering why modern organisations need a new approach to business, as well as exploring the Theory, Practices, and Rules of Scrum.

  • 2 hours on-demand video
  • 4 downloadable resources
  • Certificate of completion

Delegates will automatically be enrolled onto this on-demand course upon registration to the Certified LeSS Basics course.

CLB Pre-requisites u0026amp; Certification

Basic Scrum knowledge is expected. Ideally, you will be a Certified Scrum Master® with real-world experience. Feel free to read the Scrum Guide if you would like a refresh of the topic. Alternatively, you can complete our On-Demand Introduction to Agile & Scrum training, or extensive reading.

Full attendance and participation will result in registration for the Certified LeSS Basics certification.

For a deeper understanding of LeSS as well as guidance and tools for LeSS adoptions, we’d recommend you follow up with a Certified LeSS Practitioner course.

What tools do I need?

We will be using Zoom and Miro for the online training. We require delegates to use a laptop, computer or device with a large screen to ensure you can participate without the limitations of using a smaller device. Reliable internet connection is vital.

Cancellation Policy

Cancellation is possible up to two weeks before the start of a course without cost. After that point, the full course fee is due independent of whether the registered person takes part in the course or not. Participants can be substituted without charge.

You can find full details of our terms and conditions for our training courses including cancellation and transfer policies here.


This online course is suitable for anyone who is involved in a LeSS effort.

For a deeper understanding of LeSS as well as guidance and tools for LeSS adoptions, we’d recommend you follow up with a Certified LeSS Practitioner course.

Training Packages

Our training packages aim to serve you. They help you define a clear pathway for your professional development, with a range of training at a more cost effective price.

If you can’t find exactly what you’re looking for, get in touch. We will work with you to create a bespoke training pathway that suits you or your teams learning aspirations, at a price that works within your budget.

For more details on our terms and conditions for our training courses (including cancellation and transfer policies) please click the button below