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(Virtual) SAFe Leading SAFe, August 20-September 10, 2024, TTH 6:00-8:30PM

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Schedule
  • Class Start Date: August 20, 2024
  • Class End Date: September 10, 2024
  • Meeting Days: Tuesday and Thursday
  • Start Time: 6:00 PM Eastern Time
  • End Time: 8:30 PM Eastern Time

Course Description
This course will provide you with a understanding of Lean-Agile principles and practices of the Scaled Agile Framework® (SAFe®). During this class, you will gain the knowledge necessary to help lead your organization through an enterprise agile transformation leveraging the Scaled Agile Framework. You’ll learn how to establish an Agile Portfolio, prepare and conduct Agile Release Train increment planning sessions, and how to execute the delivery of value predictably and reliably.

You will leave with an understanding of how the principles and practices of the framework support Lean Thinking, Agile Development, SAFe ScrumXP, Agile Release Train, Agile Portfolio Management, Agile Architecture, and Scaling Leadership. If you plan on taking the exam, please take a moment to check out the SA pre-requisites and benefits of the SAFe® Certification Kit.

Who should attend?
  • Product development practitioners
  • Delivery practitioners
  • Anyone interested in developing an Agile mindset
 
Prerequisites
  • None for this class

Course Outline
The course consists of seven modules:
  1. Intro to SAFe Introduction to the Scaled Agile Framework
  2. Lean Thinking An overview of Lean Software Development and Product Development Flow
  3. Agile Development Application of Agile development in the enterprise context. Business Benefits.
  4. SAFe ScrumXP An experiential walk-through of “SAFe ScrumXP”, focusing on scalable technical, project management and economic prioritization practices that enable scaling to the program and portfolio level
  5. Agile Release Train Identification, implementation and execution of Agile Release Trains – long-lived programs whereby teams-of-agile-teams optimize quality and velocity delivery for the enterprises larger value streams
  6. Agile Portfolio Management Agile transformational patterns for Strategy and Investment Funding, Program Management, and Governance
  7. Agile Architecture Principles of Agile Architecture, role of System and Enterprise Architects, and Architecting with Flow
  8. Scaling Leadership Scaling Enterprise Lean|Agile leadership

Course Objectives/Learner Outcomes
By the end of this course, attendees will be able to:
  • Apply lean, agile and product development flow principles to improve productivity, employee engagement, time to market, and quality
  • Apply the Scaled Agile Framework based on lecture, real-world examples, and insights by Scaled Agile experts
  • Understand the skills necessary for an enterprise transformation based on the information and examples presented, and additional recommended readings and resources
  • Gain the insights into the leadership skill most effective in unlocking the intrinsic motivation of software development knowledge workers, and begin applying them in your context
  • Understand the Five Core Competencies of the Lean Enterprise
  • Apply SAFe’s Lean and Agile principles to the roles and practices of SAFe
  • Create high-performing teams by establishing mission and purpose
  • Lead a transformation with the SAFe Implementation Roadmap
  • Support PI Planning and the events associated with successful Program execution
  • Drive Release on Demand with the Continuous Delivery Pipeline
  • Establish alignment and execution with Strategic Themes and Lean Portfolio Management
  • Coordinate multiple Agile Release Trains and suppliers with a Solution Train

Course Materials and Required Software Applications
  • Zoom account, can get one at Zoom.us
  • Watch for a welcome email from Daugherty Business Solutions
  • Watch for a welcome email from Scaled Agile as you will have to create an account to access course materials

Credential
Upon completion of this course and the certification exam the attendee will be a certified SAFe Agilist.

About SAFe
The Scaled Agile Framework (SAFe) provides guidance on how businesses and employees can grow and respond to change. It was founded with the SAFe “Big Picture” and a training and certification program.  For more information visit https://scaledagile.com/about-scaled-agile/

Testimonials
“The instructor knew the material and supplied plenty of real-life experience.”

“The instructor was able to call on a variety of real-world experiences which helped show the practical application of the course.”

Class Details

7 Session(s)
Weekly - Tue, Thu

Location
Virtual

Instructor
Daugherty Team 

 

Notice

Please read:  Prior to the class start date, you will receive a welcome email with information on how to access Google Classroom and any course pre-work. All course materials will be in the Google classroom.

Course Fee (USD): 

$1,495.00


Registration Closes On
Tuesday, August 13, 2024 @ 5:00 PM

Schedule Information

Date(s) Class Days Times Location Instructor(s)
8/20/2024 - 9/10/2024 Weekly - Tue, Thu 06:00 PM - 08:30 PM Zoom, Virtual  Map Daugherty Team 

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