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Course Price $2,995.00
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Dates & Locations

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Apr 06, 2020 LIVE, VIRTUAL
(Central Time Zone)
* Class is full. Please call (636) 530-7776 or email openenrollment@iconagility.com for assistance.
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Apr 20, 2020 LIVE, VIRTUAL
(Central Time Zone)
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May 04, 2020 LIVE, VIRTUAL
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May 18, 2020 LIVE, VIRTUAL
(Central Time Zone)
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Jun 09, 2020 Alpharetta, GA
30005
CollabNet VersionOne: 6220 Shiloh Road, Suite 400 Icon
Jul 07, 2020 Baltimore, MD
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Jul 28, 2020 Cincinnati, OH
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Oct 13, 2020 Chicago, IL
60605
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Oct 20, 2020 Dallas, TX
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Nov 17, 2020 Austin, TX
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Dec 08, 2020 Phoenix, AZ
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Course Description

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

During this 4-day 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

Price

$2,995.00

Email iconsalesteam@iconagility.com for private, on-site pricing or to learn more about the benefits of hosting a public class.

Interested in private, on-site training? We offer courses in Agile, Lean, SAFe®, and SAFe® DevOps for large groups at a discount price.

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