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Leading SAFe Applying a Lead-Agile Mindset with SAFe, 2 Day Class

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Leading SAFe Applying a Lean-Agile Mindset with SAFe, 2 Day Class

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Join us at The Digital Innovation Academy, Powered by BCforward, on October 24th and 25th for this two-day, interactive course that will prepare leaders and change agents for Agile Transformation. During this course, attendees will 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. They will discuss the five competencies needed to become a Lean Enterprise. They will also learn and practice the skills for supporting and executing PI Planning events, and coordinating multiple Agile Release Trains (ARTs).

Attendees will gain an understanding of the Lean-Agile mindset, why it’s so effective in today’s digital marketplace, and what it means to lead a Lean-Agile transformation. They’ll also learn how to build and support Agile teams and programs, empower a Lean Portfolio, build a Continuous Delivery Pipeline and DevOps culture, and coordinate large solutions. They will develop a skillset that’s in demand worldwide—and empower their enterprises to succeed in a disruptive marketplace—when they become a SAFe® 4 Agilist (SA).

Attending the class prepares individuals to take the exam and become a certified SAFe® Agilist (SA)

Learning Goals

To perform the role of a SAFe® Agilist, attendees should be able to:• Understand the Five Core Competencies of the Lean Enterprise

• Become a Lean-thinking manager-teacher

• Apply the values and principles of a Lean-Agile Mindset

• Apply SAFe’s Lean and Agile principles to the roles and practices of SAFe

• Create high-performing teams by establishing mission and purpose

• Lead the transformation with the SAFe Implementation Roadmap

• Support PI Planning and the events associated with successful Program execution

• Drive Release on Demand with the Continuous Delivery Pipeline

• Establish alignment and execution with Strategic Themes and Lean Portfolio Management

• Coordinate multiple Agile Release Trains and suppliers with a Solution Train

Topics Covered

• Introducing the Scaled Agile Framework (SAFe)

• Becoming a Lean-Agile Leader

• Establishing Team and Technical Agility

• Experiencing Program Increment (PI) Planning

• Releasing on Demand with DevOps

• Building Business Solutions and Lean Systems

• Implementing Lean Portfolio Management

• Leading the transformation

The class registration includes:

• Attendee workbook

• Preparation and eligibility to take the SAFe® 4 Agilist exam

• One year membership to the SAFe Community Platform

• Course certificate of completion

Attendees must attend both days of the course in order to be eligible for the exam. Class time is 8:30am thru 5pm on both days (10/24 & 10/25).

Who will benefit?

The following individuals will benefit from this course:

• Executives and Leaders, Managers, Directors, CIOs, and VPs

• Development, QA, and Infrastructure Management

• Program and Project Managers

• Product and Product Line Management

• Portfolio Managers, PMO, and Process Leads

• Enterprise, System, and Solution Architects

SAFe Certification Kit

Attendees who pass the certification exam will receive:SAFe Agilist certificate

A SAFe 4 Agilist digital badge to promote your accomplishment online

A one-year certified membership as a SAFe Agilist, which includes access to the SA Community of Practice

A SAFe Agilist certification usage guide with SA certification marks

Access to a variety of learning resources to support certified professionals during their SAFe journey

The BCforward Digital Innovation Academy offers both public and private training for teams and organizations in every industry regardless of current agile maturity or existing project management methodology. Led by our dedicated team of certified professionals, our instructors will guide your employees through classroom learning, workshops and simulation labs to increase expertise and experience.

Empower Your Organization with Knowledge

The BCforward Digital Innovation Academy provides individuals, teams and leadership with the mindset, skill set, and experience they need to prepare for modern technologies and delivery models.  We will empower your employees with the ability to hone and enhance their Agile, Innovation, and understanding of principles such as Organizational Change Management and Design Thinking. BCforward offers both public and private training for teams and organizations in every industry regardless of current agile maturity or existing project management methodology. Led by our dedicated team of certified professionals, our instructors will guide your employees through classroom learning, workshops and simulation labs to increase expertise and experience.

Learn more about BCforward's  Agile Transformation coaching, training, and consulting services. 

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