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Dates & Locations

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Oct 12, 2020
Oct 16, 2020
9:00am-4:00pm
LIVE, VIRTUAL
(Central Time Zone)
Live, virtual (remote) presentation sanctioned by Scaled Agile Inc. (Central Time Zone) Register $2,995.00
Nov 02, 2020
Nov 06, 2020
9:00am-4:00pm
LIVE, VIRTUAL
(Central Time Zone)
Live, virtual (remote) presentation sanctioned by Scaled Agile Inc. (Central Time Zone) Register $2,795.00

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Nov 16, 2020
Nov 20, 2020
9:00am-4:00pm
LIVE, VIRTUAL
(Central Time Zone)
Live, virtual (remote) presentation sanctioned by Scaled Agile Inc. (Central Time Zone) Register $2,795.00

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Dec 07, 2020
Dec 11, 2020
9:00am-4:00pm
LIVE, VIRTUAL
(Central Time Zone)
Live, virtual (remote) presentation sanctioned by Scaled Agile Inc. (Central Time Zone) Register $2,795.00

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Course Description

ICON is excited to offer this traditional, four-day SAFe course over 5 days for a limited time. These courses will be taught by SPCT instructors in a live, online environment. Please email iconsalesteam@iconagility.com for multi-student discounts by providing the course name and dates you want to attend.

Learn more about ICON's remote delivery approach. 

Achieving business agility with the Scaled Agile Framework with SAFe 5 Program Consultant (SPC) Certification.

During this course, attendees will learn how to lead a Lean-Agile transformation by using the practices and principles of the Scaled Agile Framework (SAFe) and the seven core competencies of the Lean Enterprise.

Attendees will practice how to coach programs, launch Agile Release Trains, create a DevOps culture to build a Continuous Delivery Pipeline, and empower a Lean Portfolio.

The first 2 days of the course, Leading SAFe, provide the basis to teach SAFe to leaders. The final 2 days focus exclusively on what it takes to successfully implement SAFe in the enterprise. Becoming a change agent and a Certified SAFe 5 Program Consultant (SPC) enables attendees to coach and guide the enterprise toward success in a disruptive marketplace, and empowers them to implement a Lean-Agile SAFe transformation.

Objectives

To perform the role of a SAFe Program Consultant (SPC), you should be able to:

  • Lead a Lean-Agile Enterprise transformation
  • Implement SAFe
  • Implement Lean Portfolio Management
  • Perform Value Stream identification
  • Launch and coach Agile Release Trains
  • Coordinate multiple Agile Release Trains with a Solution Train
  • Use the seven core competencies to achieve business agility
  • Train managers and executives in Leading SAFe
  • Continue your learning journey and become enabled to train other roles in a SAFe enterprise

Topics Covered

Leading SAFe - Days 1 and 2

  • Thriving in the digital age with business agility
  • Becoming a Lean-Agile Leader
  • Establishing Team and Technical Agility
  • Building Solutions with Agile Product Delivery
  • Exploring Lean Portfolio Management
  • Leading the change
  • Becoming a Certified SAFe Agilist

Implementing SAFe - Days 3 and 4

  • Reaching the tipping point
  • Designing the implementation
  • Launching an Agile Release Train
  • Coaching ART Execution
  • Extending to the Portfolio
  • Accelerating to business agility
  • Becoming a SAFe Program Consultant (SPC)
  • About the exam

Audience and Certification Details

Attendees typically include:

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

Prerequisites

All stakeholders in a Lean-Agile transformation are welcome to attend the course, regardless of experience. However, the following prerequisites are highly recommended for those who intend to take the SAFe 5 Program Consultant certification exam and practice as a SAFe 5 Program Consultant (SPC):

  • 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

Duration

4 Days in-person; 5 days remote

Price

Full Price: $2,995.00
Early Bird Price: $2,795.00

Email sales@iconagility.com for more information about group discounts or private training.

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