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Hilton - Dulles Airport

13869 Park Center Rd

Herndon, VA 20171

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SAFe® 4.6 for Government with SGP Certification

During this two-day course, you will learn the principles and practices
of the Scaled Agile Framework® (SAFe®), how to execute and release
value through Agile Release Trains, and what it means to lead a Lean-
Agile transformation of a program inside a government agency. You
will gain an understanding of the Lean-Agile mindset and why it’s an
essential foundation for transformation. You will also get practical advice
on building high performing,multi-vendor Agile teams and programs,
managing technology investments in Lean flow, acquiring solutions with
Agile contracting, launching the program, and planning and delivering
value using SAFe.

What you will learn:

To perform the role of a SAFe® for Government Leader, you should be able to:
• Transition government programs from
traditional software and systems development
models to Lean-Agile and DevOps mindset,
principles, and practices using SAFe
• Adapt technology strategy, budgeting and
forecasting, acquisition, compliance, and
governance processes to flow-based practices
using emerging government guidelines
• Organize government programs into one or
more Agile Release Trains (ARTs) and execute
in Program Increments (PIs)
• Explore Large Solution coordination in a
government and multi-vendor environment
• Identify and internalize the mindset and leader
behaviors essential to successful Lean-Agile
transformation
• Follow success patterns for SAFe
implementations adapted to the government
context
• Build a preliminary outline of next steps
to begin and/or accelerate the SAFe
implementation in your program or agency

Topics Covered

• Advancing Lean-Agile in government

• Embracing a Lean-Agile mindset
• Understanding SAFe principles
• Creating high-performing Agile teams and
programs
• Planning with cadence and synchronization
• Delivering value in program increments
• Mapping the path to agency and program agility
• Leading successful change
• Taking action

What Attendees Get

The class registration includes:
  • Attendee workbook
  • Preparation and eligibility to take the exam
  • One-year membership to the SAFe Community Platform
  • Certification of completion
  • SAFe 4.6 SGP certification upon the passing of the exam
Attendees must attend both days of the course in order to qualify for the exam.

Who will benefit?

The following will benefit from this course:

  • This course is designed for government
    leaders and influencers who can guide
    the decision to adopt SAFe within their
    agency or program. Examples include:

  • Executives, directors, branch chiefs

  • Managers of development,
    engineering, QA, architecture,
    operations, support

  • Program and project managers

  • Program/Project Management
    Office (PMO)

Prerequisites

All are welcome to attend the course without prior knowledge.

SAFe Certification Kit

Becoming a SAFe 4.6 SGP Certified Practitioner requires an exceptional range of skills and is a career path for many servant leaders. Certification includes:

  • SAFe 4.6 Certified SGP PDF certificate
  • SAFe 4.6 Certified SGP digital badge to promote your accomplishment online
  • One-year membership to the SAFe Community Platform, which includes access to the SP Community of Practice
  • Access to Meetup groups and events that connect you with other SAFe Certified Professionals
  • A variety of learning resources to support you during your SAFe journey

Annual Renewal

Certifications expire one year from the date the certification is earned.

  • Renewal fee is $100

Exam Details

    • Exam name – SAFe 4.6 SGP Practitioner Exam

    • Exam format – Multiple choice, multiple response
    • Exam delivery – Web-based (single-browser), closed book, no outside assistance, timed
    • Exam access – Candidates can access to the exam within the SAFe Community Platform upon completion of the SAFe 4.6 SGP course
  • Exam duration – Once the exam begins, candidates have 90 minutes (1.5 hours) to complete the exam.
  • Number of questions – 45
  • Passing score – 33 out of 45 (73%)
  • Language – English
  • Exam cost – First exam attempt is included as part of the course registration fee if the exam is taken within 30 days of course completion. Each retake attempt costs $50.

More Exam Details


  • Retake policy – Second attempt on the exam (first retake) can be done immediately after the first attempt. The third attempt requires a 10-day wait. The fourth attempt requires a 30-day wait. Contact support@scaledagile.com for any retake questions.

Professional Development Units (PDUs) and Scrum Education Units (SEUs)


  • Attendees may be eligible to apply for 15 PDUs toward their continuing education requirements with the Project Management Institute (PMI) for PMP, PgMP, and PMI-ACP certifications
  • Attendees may be eligible to apply for SEUs under Category C, toward earning or renewing their CSP through the Scrum Alliance
Travel & Scholarship promotional pricing available --call or email support@thei4group.com for details. And, the i4 Group conducts in-house training for your enterprise with special pricing available.

Course Logistics: Workbooks and lunch will be provided each day, dress is business casual, and a pc is not needed. For more information, contact The i4 Group Consulting: support@thei4group.com

Cancellation Policy:

Any change may be assessed a $150 processing charge. Refunds will be issued for cancellations greater than 14 days from the start of the course. 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 changes or refunds allowed.


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