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Certified LeSS Practitioner®

LeSS (Large-Scale Scrum) Practitioner course provides simple structural rules and guidelines on adopting Scrum in large development efforts and is also a framework for scaling Agile development across multiple teams. LeSS builds on Scrum principles such as empiricism and cross-functional self-managing teams, and provides a framework for applying those at scale.

The Certified LeSS Practitioner course is a three-day highly interactive, in-depth course covering the LeSS principles, framework, rules, and guides. It provides essential information for adopting and continuously improving LeSS in your organisation using various thinking tools, organisational tools and action tools.

The course contains an overview of LeSS, stories of LeSS adoptions, exercises and extensive Q&A sessions to ensure that the topics of greatest interest to participants are investigated in detail.

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

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

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

Free On-Demand Intro to Agile & Scrum with every CLP purchase

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Upcoming Training

We are working on future dates for this course. Please get in touch with our team for more information.

What will you learn on the CLP Course?

In this highly interactive course, participants will get a thorough introduction to LeSS, a deep understanding of the underlying principles and the concrete practices to help them to implement LeSS in their own organisation.

  • Day One
    • Introduction
    • The History and Overview of LeSS
    • LeSS Principles
    • Organising by Customer Value
    • Teams
    • Adoption in your Organisation
  • Day Two
    • What is Your Product?
    • The Product Owner Role in LeSS
    • Defining Done
    • Product Backlog
    • The role of Management
    • The ScrumMaster Role in LeSS
  • Day Three
    • LeSS Sprint
    • Product Backlog Refinement
    • Sprint Planning
    • Sprint Review & Retrospective
    • Coordination & Integration
    • Technical Excellence
    • Working with multiple sites

What will you receive on the CLP Course?

  • Three days of high-quality instruction from an experienced trainer
  • A detailed workbook and course materials
  • Certification as a Certified LeSS Practitioner®
  • An account on the less.works website, which contains additional information about LeSS course information and options for staying in contact with the other course participants
  • LeSS is a Scrum Alliance-approved scaling framework. Attendance of this course will earn you 24 Scrum Education Units (SEUs)
  • Lunch and refreshments will be provided throughout the day
  • Free lifetime access to our On-Demand Introduction to Agile & Scrum training
  • Access to supporting course materials

Who should attend CLP Training?

The Certified LeSS Practitioner course is for Project Managers, Development Managers and Product Owners — and anyone who is involved in a large agile adoption — who already have basic Scrum knowledge.

Free On-Demand Introduction to Agile & Scrum

To help delegates refresh and develop their Scrum knowledge, purchases of Certified LeSS Practitioner training with Agile Centre includes free access to our On-demand Introduction to Agile & Scrum training, worth £129.99.

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.

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

About Your Trainer

This Certified LeSS Practitioner course will be delivered by the below trainer:

Ben Maynard

Why choose Agile Centre for your Certified LeSS Practitioner training?

Agile Centre’s mission is to help you to develop your own agile capability. Whatever your stage, whatever your goal, we are passionate about unlocking your potential.

  • Maximum class size of 20 delegates to ensure our attendees have the highest quality learning experience possible
  • Highly respected trainer with decades of experience delivering high-quality Scrum training, coaching and consulting
  • Free access to our On-demand Introduction to Agile & Scrum training, worth £129.99
  • Access to supporting course materials after the training
CLP Pre-requisites

Ideally, attendees will have completed a Certified Scrum Master® course or be thoroughly familiar with Scrum introductory materials, such as the Scrum Guide. They should also have experience in practising Scrum. Some pre-reading will be sent to you upon registration.

CLP Certification

Full attendance and active participation throughout the full three days of training will result in registration for the Certified LeSS Practitioner certification by LeSS.Works. There is currently no examination for this course.

What tools do I need?

You do not need to bring a laptop or any other equipment with you. A comprehensive workbook will be provided, and you are welcome to take notes in that or in your own notepad. The training is highly interactive and will involve lots of participation. You are invited to dress comfortably.

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.

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