During this two-day Leading SAFe Agilist course, attendees 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.
Explore the importance of adopting a customer-centric mindset and design thinking approach to agile product delivery. Learners also develop an understanding of implementing a Lean Portfolio Management function in their enterprise.
- Private Course Options: Online or In-Person
- Duration: 2 days
- Level: Intermediate
- Extras: 45 days of Agile Success Academy membership
What is included?
- A virtual, immersive learning experience facilitated by a highly respected trainer
- Preparation and eligibility to take the SAFe® Agilist exam
- The Leading SAFe® – Certified SAFe® Agilist credential (after passing exam)
- One year membership to the SAFe Community Platform
- Access to supporting course materials
- Project Management Professionals ® (PMP) can claim 14 PMI PDUs
- 45 days of free access to our Agile Success Academy, including our Growing Scrum Masters self-paced programme
Download our comprehensive course guide for detailed information about the content covered in our Certified SAFe Agilist course.
There is a web-based, closed-book exam for this certification. You can find out more here.
Who is this course for?
Roles such as these will all benefit tremendously by taking the SAFe Agilist certification:
- Experienced or aspiring Agile coaches
- Scrum Masters
- Product Owners
- Professionals in an Agile leadership role
- Scaling Agile professionals/Enterprise Agile coaches
All are welcome to attend the course regardless of experience. However, the following prerequisites are highly recommended:
- 5+ years’ experience in software development, testing, business analysis, product, or project management
- Experience in Scrum
Full attendance and participation are mandatory.
What do I need?
- You do not need to bring a laptop or other equipment. A comprehensive workbook will be provided to all attendees.
- Refreshments, including lunch are included.
- 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.
- A reliable internet connection is vital.
What will I learn?
- Lead the transformation to Business Agility with SAFe
- Become a Lean-Agile Leader
- Understand customer needs with Design Thinking
- Thrive in the Digital Age with Business Agility
- Establish Team and Technical Agility
- Enable Agile Product Delivery
- Build Solutions with Agile Product Delivery
- Explore Lean Portfolio Management
- Apply SAFe to scale Lean and Agile development in the enterprise
- Plan and successfully execute Program Increments
- Execute and release value through Agile Release Trains
- Build an Agile portfolio with Lean-Agile budgeting
Our approved guide-level practitioners have a wealth of experience and deep expertise in agile methodologies.
Gain access to e-learning courses, tools and more with 45 days of access to our Agile Success Academy
All of our courses are available to be delivered in-house for your team or organisation
This course is available as part of a training package to maximise your training budget
About Your Trainer
This course will be trained by one of the below trainers:
Certified SAFe® Agilist training Training Information and FAQs
Cancellation is possible up to two weeks before the start of a course without cost. After that point, the full course fee is due regardless of whether the registered person participates in the course. Participants can be substituted without charge.
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Why gain Certified SAFe Agilist certification?
Becoming a Certified SAFe® Agilist (SA) offers numerous advantages for professionals in the Agile space. Here are five compelling reasons to pursue this certification:
- Expertise in Scaling Agile: SAFe® Agilists gain comprehensive knowledge about the Scaled Agile Framework (SAFe®), enabling them to understand and implement Agile at scale. This expertise is crucial for managing large-scale Agile initiatives effectively.
- Career Advancement: The certification demonstrates a commitment to continuous learning and professional development. Holding the SAFe® Agilist certification can enhance career opportunities and increase marketability in Agile environments.
- Alignment with Industry Standards: SAFe® is a widely recognised and adopted framework for scaling Agile. By becoming certified, professionals align themselves with industry standards, ensuring they have the skills and knowledge to lead successful Agile transformations.
- Leadership Skills Enhancement: SAFe® Agilists learn essential leadership and coaching skills to guide teams and organisations through Agile transformations. This includes understanding Lean-Agile principles, fostering a culture of continuous improvement, and enabling Agile teams.
- Increased OrganiSational Value: Certified SAFe® Agilists can drive organisational agility, improving productivity, faster time-to-market, better quality products, and enhanced customer satisfaction. They are vital in transforming organisations to adapt to changing market demands.
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