Official SAFe® 5.1 course with SAFe®5 Agilist (SA) certification. Delivered by Estratecno, Scaled Agile GOLD Transformation Partner, Inc.
During this two-day course, attendees gain the knowledge necessary to lead a Lean-Agile enterprise by using the Scaled Agile Framework® (SAFe) and its underlying principles derived from Lean, systems thinking, Agile development, product development flow, and DevOps.
Participants in the class gain insights into mastering business agility to thrive in competitive markets. They discuss how to establish team and technical agility and organize and re-organize around the flow of value. Attendees also learn and practice the skills to support and execute PI Planning events and coordinate multiple Agile Release Trains (ARTs). Class participants Will explore the importance of adopting a customer-centric mindset and Design-Thinking approach to Agile Product Delivery. Learners will also understand how to implement a Lean Portfolio.
Includes the certification exam for the SAFe® Agilist (SA) certification
Who should attend?
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
What you will learn?
After attending the class, attendees should be able to:
Leading the transformation to Business Agility with SAFe
Become a Lean-Agile Leader
Understand the customer needs with Design Thinking
Enable the Agile Product Delivery
Implement the Lean Portfolio Management
What you will get?
Official SAFe® Course Material
Preparation for the SAFe® 5 Agilist certification exam
One-year membership to the SAFe® Community Platform
Certificate of Completion
Access to the SAFe® 5 Agilist certification exam after full-time attendance
How the training is delivered?
Live virtual classroom.
Expert trainers and facilitators in online training.
Breakout rooms for teamwork.
Virtual Campus with LMS (Learning Management System) platform for the study material, tests, forums, and complementary materials.
Collaborative tools for exercises, practices and simulations. Each of them is carefully selected and adapted to the course using:
The infrastructure and software are provided by Estratecno. Having a stable and high-speed internet connection and a computer with a microphone and a camera is enough. During the course, you will practice and learn to optimize work in distributed environments.
SAFe® official agenda
Lesson 1: Thriving in the digital age with Business Agility
Thrive in the digital age
SAFe as an operating system for Business Agility
The Seven Core Competencies of Business Agility
Lesson 2: Becoming a Lean-Agile leader
The Lean Agile Mindset
Lean and Agile at scale with the SAFe Principles
Lesson 3: Establishing Team and Technical Agility
Forming cross-functional Agile Teams
Organize Agile Release Trains (ARTs) around the flow of value
Lesson 4: Building Solutions with Agile Product Delivery
Customer Centricity and Design Thinking
Prioritize the Program Backlog
Develop on Cadence; Release on Demand
Building a Continuous Delivery Pipeline with DevOps
Lesson 5: Exploring Lean Portfolio Management
Defining a SAFe Portfolio
Connecting the portfolio to the Enterprise strategy
Maintaining the Portfolio Vision
Realizing the Portfolio Vision through Epics
Establishing Lean Budgets and Guardrails
Establishing portfolio flow
Lesson 6: Leading the change
Leading by example
Leading the change
Lesson 7: Practicing SAFe
Everyone is welcome to attend the course, regardless of their experience. Nevertheless, the following skills and knowledge are highly recommended to successfully pass the SAFe® 5 Agilist (SA) certification exam:
5+ years experience in software development, testing, business analysis, product or project management
Experience in Scrum
Certification and Exam
Format: Web-based, timed exam with multiple choices (only one is correct) or multiple select (2 or 3 choices are correct)
Access: Through the SAFe Community Platform after the attendee has completed the Leading SAFe® course
Estratecno is SAFe® Gold Transformation Partner of Scaled Agile since 2019. We have trained and certified more than 1,500 professionals from different countries and sectors (Amongst them Aerospace, Automotive, Banking, Chemical, Defense, Education, Government, Healthcare, IT, Insurance, Pharmaceuticals, Retail, Technology, Telecommunications, Transportation, Utilities, Construction, Consulting, E-commerce, Oil & Gas, Shipping & Distribution…)