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(Virtual) SAFe Lean Portfolio Management, September 12-October 10, 2024, TTH 6:00-8:30PM

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  • Class Start Date: September 12, 2024
  • Class End Date: October 10, 2024
  • Meeting Days: Tuesday and Thursday
  • Start Time: 6:00 PM Eastern Time
  • End Time: 8:30 PM Eastern Time

Course Description
A Certified SAFe Lean Portfolio Manager (LPM) understands how strategy and investment funding is established, how to apply Agile portfolio operations and lean governance and how to build a plan for implementing the Lean Portfolio Management function.

Who should attend?
  • Professionals currently working inside Project Management Offices
  • Professionals currently working inside Value Management Offices
  • Executives
: Leading SAFe or SAFe Product Owner\Product Manager

Course Outline
  • Define the SAFe portfolio
  • Organize the portfolio around value
  • Explain the need for Lean portfolio management
  • Apply the Lean-Agile mindset to portfolio management
  • Describe key Lean budgeting practices
  • Connect the portfolio to the enterprise strategy
  • Maintain the portfolio vision
  • Establish Lean budgets and guardrails for value streams
  • Establish flow with the portfolio Kanban
  • Coordinate value streams
  • Support program execution and operational excellence
  • Foster Agile contracts
  • Adjust value stream budgets dynamically
  • Sequence Epic implementation with WSJF (Weighted Shortest Job First)
  • Forecast portfolio epics
  • Measure Lean portfolio performance
  • Apply technology business management to IT finance
  • Coordinate continuous compliance
  • Explain Agile development software capitalization
  • Identify missing LPM constructs from the current state
  • Build your LPM implementation roadmap
  • ROAM the LPM risks
  • Identify key stakeholders of the LPM function

Course Objectives/Learner Outcomes
At the end of this course, you will be able to:
  • Describe Lean Portfolio Management (LPM)
  • Connect the portfolio to Enterprise strategy
  • Establish the Portfolio Vision
  • Implement Lean budgeting and Guardrails
  • Establish flow with the portfolio Kanban
  • Support operational excellence with an Agile PMO and CoPs
  • Coordinate Value Streams
  • Measure LPM performance
  • Build a plan for LPM implementation

  • Leading SAFe or SAFe Product Owner/Product Manager

Course Materials and Required Software Applications
  • Zoom account, can get one at
  • 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

Upon completion of this course and the certification exam the attendee will be a certified SAFe Lean Portfolio Manager.

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

Class Details

9 Session(s)
Weekly - Thu, Tue





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): 


Registration Closes On
Thursday, September 5, 2024 @ 5:00 PM

Schedule Information

Date(s) Class Days Times Location Instructor(s)
9/12/2024 - 10/10/2024 Weekly - Tue, Thu 06:00 PM - 08:30 PM Zoom, Virtual  Map