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Introduction

In this two-day course, attendees will gain the knowledge necessary to lead an enterprise Agile transformation by leveraging the Scaled Agile Framework® and its underlying principles of lean thinking and product development flow. This course will enable you to leave with an understanding of how the principles and practices of the Framework support Lean-Agile Programs, Scaling Agile, Lean-Agile Program Portfolio Management, and Scaling Leadership.

Attendees typically include executives, managers, consultants, Lean-Agile Leaders, and Agile change agents.


Learning Goals

To perform the role of a SAFe 4 Agilist, you should be able to:

  • Apply SAFe to scale Lean and Agile development in your enterprise
  • Recognize and apply a Lean-Agile Mindset and principles
  • Continuously explore, integrate, deploy, and release value
  • Empower with a Lean Portfolio
  • Coordinate the development of large solutions
  • Enhance your Lean-Agile leadership skills
  • Support a Lean-Agile transformation in your enterprise

Topics Covered

  • Introducing the Scaled Agile Framework (SAFe)
  • Embracing a Lean-Agile Mindset
  • Understanding SAFe Principles
  • Experiencing Program Increment (PI) Planning
  • Exploring, Executing, and Releasing Value
  • Leading the Lean-Agile Enterprise
  • Empowering a Lean Portfolio
  • Building Large Solutions

What You Get

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 to be eligible for the exam.

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

Prerequisites

All are welcome to attend the course, regardless of experience. However, the following prerequisites are highly recommended for those who intend to take the SAFe 4 Agilist (SA) certification exam:

  • 5+ years’ experience in software development, testing, business analysis, product, or project management
  • Experience in Scrum

Annual Renewal

Membership renewals are one year from the date certification is earned

  • Renewal fee: $100

For more information, contact The i4 Group Consulting: thei4group.com

Cancellation Policy:

Refunds will be issued for cancellations greater than 14 days from the start of the course and will be assessed 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.


Instructor: Sandra Johnson

Sandra Johnson (SAFe Consultant) MBA, SPC4, PMP, Corporate Experience:
Release Train Engineer Sandra Johnson, SPC-4, began the Agile journey in 2012 as a ScrumMaster and has served as a change agent within the SAFe framework since 2013. While working as a project manager in waterfall environments, she realized that there had to be a better way of helping organizations reach their strategic goals faster and with higher quality deliverables. She researched and networked to find her way to Agile software development and has never looked back.
Sandra currently coaches, mentors and facilitates Agile software development teams and ScrumMasters in the healthcare IT sector. She has prior experience in government, pharmaceuticals and finance industries.
Qualification: Sandra holds an MBA from the University of Texas at Dallas. Active certifications include SPC-4, SA, CSM, PMP, & ITIL v3 Foundations.

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