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EVENT: Implementing SAFe 4.5 w SPC4 Certification-Training & Certification-Washington, DC

WHEN: Tue Dec 5-Fri Dec 8 - 8:00 am-5:00 pm.

WHERE: Washington, DC


  1. Lead an enterprise agile transformation
  2. Implement the Scaled Agile Framework® (SAFe)
  3. Train managers and executives in Leading SAFe and act as a SAFe Agilist (SA) certifying agent

This four-day course will prepare you to lead an enterprise Agile transformation by leveraging the Scaled Agile Framework® (SAFe®). You will learn how to effectively apply the principles and practices of SAFe, including training with SAFe courseware, and coaching teams, launching Agile Release Trains, and building and managing an Agile portfolio. The first two days of the course—Leading SAFe—will provide you with the basis to teach SAFe to others, and if certified you’ll be eligible to teach the Leading SAFe course. The next two days focus exclusively on implementing SAFe.

Certification is optional to attendees. Those who achieve SPC certification are authorized to license SAFe training materials. Associated Certification: SAFe Program Consultant 4.0 (SPC4)

Blue Agility is a Scaled Agile Gold Partner-SPCT.

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The course is intended for those who will be materially and directly involved in a SAFe adoption. This includes enterprise leaders, practitioners, change agents, and consultants responsible for implementing Agile programs and portfolios as part of an enterprise Lean-Agile change initiative.

Attendees typically include: Professional Services Consultants; Business and Technology Executives and Leaders, Managers, Directors; Portfolio Managers and Fiduciaries, Project/Program Management Office (PMO) personnel; Development, QA and IT management; Program and Project Managers; Product and Product Line Managers; Process Leads and Lifecycle Governance Personnel; Enterprise, System and Solution Architects; Internal Change Agents, Lean-Agile Center for Excellence, Agile Working Group

Learning Goals

After this course, you should be able to:

  • *Lead an enterprise Lean-Agile transformation
  • *Implement the Scaled Agile Framework (SAFe)
  • *Implement and manage a Lean-Agile portfolio
  • *Align the organization to a common language and way of working
  • *Perform value stream analysis and identify value streams
  • *Launch and support Agile Release Trains and coordinate value streams
  • *Build and execute the implementation rollout strategy
  • *Configure the Framework for a specific enterprise context
  • *Train managers and executives in Leading SAFe and act as a SAFe Agilist (SA) certifying agent (SPCs only)
  • *Train teams in SAFe for Teams (S4T) and act as a SAFe Practitioner (SP) certifying agent (SPCs only)

Certification Prerequisites:

  • 5+ years of experience in software development, testing, business analysis, product or project management
  • 3+ years of experience in Agile
  • One or more relevant Agile certifications (e.g., CSM, CSPO, CSP, CSC, CST,, DSDM, ICAgile, PMI-ACP)

What You Get

The class registration includes:
  • Attendee workbooks
  • Eligibility to take the SPC4 exam
  • One-year membership to Scaled Agile
  • Class attendance certificate upon request
  • *Attendees may be eligible to apply for 30 PDUs toward continuing education requirements with the ProjectManagement Institute (PMI) for PMP or PMI-ACP certifications
  • *Attendees may be eligible to apply SEUs under category C, toward earning or renewing their CSP through Scrum Alliance

ADDITIONAL DETAILS about SAFe SPC4 course can be found here:
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Ken France
KEN FRANCE, CEO at Blue Agility


What is the refund policy?

Full refunds will be issued for cancellations greater than 14 days from the start of the course and are subject to a $150 processing charge. For cancellations between 8 and 14 days from the start of the course, registrants may change to another course of equal or lesser value. For cancellations 7 days or less from the start of the course, no refunds will be issued or changes allowed.

What is the cancellation policy?

An event requires a minimum number of attendees to proceed. Blue Agility reserves the right to cancel classes that do not meet the minimum number of attendees up to 72 hours in advance. In such an event, Blue Agility will provide a full refund to registrants. Blue Agility will notify each registrant/attendee of any cancellation or change of venue via email. Blue Agility also reserves the right to change the venue, if necessary, within a reasonable amount of time.

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