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Certifications

Get trained and certified from the world’s leading authority on Lean, Scaled Agile Framework. SAFe is a proven, codified, and publicly-facing knowledge base that is used to successfully scale Lean-Agile development in the larger software enterprise.

Find out which certification is right for you:

The SAFe Agilist (SA) certification program is for executives, managers and Agile change agents responsible for leading a Lean Agile change initiative in a large software enterprise. It validates their knowledge in applying the Scaled Agile Framework, lean thinking, and product development flow principles in an enterprise context so they can lead the adoption of the Scaled Agile Framework. Pre-requisites

  • 5+ years of experience in software development, testing, business analysis, product or project management Experience i​n Scrum Process

Process

  • Attend the 2-day Leading SAFe course
  • Pass the SA exam (retakes are $50 and can be taken 45 days or more after the previous exam)

Benefits

  • SA Content Kit (pdf material for non-revenue generating use)
  • Content updates (SAs in good standing)
  • SA Branding Kit (certification mark, material co-branding, etc.)
  • Certified SA directory listing (optional)
  • Scaled Agile Academy LinkedIn community membership

The SAFe Product Manager/Product Owner (PMPO) Certification program is for executives, product managers, product owners, consultants, lean|agile leaders, and agile change agents. It consists of an overview of the Scaled Agile Framework ™, training for Product Managers and Product Owners, and an optional PM/PO Certification exam. Pre-requisites

  • Leading SAFe, SAFe ScrumXP, or SAFe SPC training are highly recommended.

Process

  • Attend the 2-day PM/PO Course
  • Pass the PM/PO exam (retakes are $50 and can be taken 45 days or more after the previous exam)

Benefits

  • PM/PO Content Kit (pdf material for non-revenue generating use)
  • Content updates (PM/POs in good standing)
  • PM/PO Branding Kit (certification mark, material co-branding, etc.)
  • Certified PM/PO directory listing (optional)
  • Scaled Agile Academy LinkedIn community membership

The SAFe Practitioner (SP) certification program is for software developers, testers, project managers, product managers, and other practitioners involved in software development. It validates their knowledge in applying SAFe ScrumXP (Scrum, Lean, and XP inspired practices) in an enterprise context so that they can prepare for the adoption of the Scaled Agile Framework at the team and program levels. Pre-requisites

  • 1+ years of experience in software development, testing, business analysis, product or project management

Process

  • Attend the 2-day SAFe ScrumXP course
  • Pass the SP exam (retakes are $50 and can be taken 90 days or more after the previous exam)

Benefits

    • SP Content Kit (pdf material for non-revenue generating use)
    • SP Branding Kit (certification mark, material co-branding, etc.)
  • Certified SP directory listing (optional)

For software developers, testers, project managers, product managers, and other practitioners involved in software development, Who Want To learn about SAFe ScrumXP (Scrum, Lean, and XP inspired practices) in an enterprise context, So That they can prepare for the adoption of the Scaled Agile Framework at the team and program levels. This two-day course goes well beyond Scrum. It teaches Lean thinking tools, roles, processes, and the software engineering practices necessary to achieve the code quality you need to scale Scrum to your enterprise business context. You will learn to apply:

  • SAFe, Lean, and Agile – The SAFe framework, Lean principles, and the Agile process movement.
  • Team structure – High performing Agile teams, the Scrum Master role, and the Product Owner role. At scale, teams, Scrum Masters, and Product Owners have additional responsibilities and challenges.
  • Building Backlogs – Writing user stories and other backlog items, sizing and prioritizing, and writing acceptance criteria. At scale, team backlogs are part of the enterprise backlog model for integration with the program and portfolio.
  • Sprint execution – Planning, backlog refinement, tracking, demoing, and continuous improvement. At scale, these include team-level and program-level ceremonies and events.
  • Agile technical practices – Strategies to avoid “waterfalling” a sprint, TDD, ATTD, automated testing, and continuous integration.
  • Launching the Agile Release Train (ART) – Preparation for the first program-level Release Planning Meeting.

Benefits Courseware

  • Course PowerPoint Slides
  • PDF Workbooks
  • Instructor Materials and Handouts

Certification Kit

  • SAFe Practitioner (SP) certification exam administration and scoring
  • Online course feedback survey
  • Those attendees who pass the exam will receive Academy membership for one year, access to the private SP member area, downloads, and invitations to special events.

SAFe Scrum Master can be delivered as part of an SAFe ART or independently to Scrum Masters who wish to build their skills in an enterprise context. In this one day course you will learn the critical skills required to create high performance teams. This pack enables you to:

  • Learn how to build high performance teams, and the concepts of forming, storming, norming and performing.
  • Learn how to be a Scrum Master and serve your high performance team.
  • Absorb the basic concepts of a Scrum Master, including the Scrum Master as a Servant Leader and how to coach your team.
  • Form your team with insights on team structure, team purpose, and how Scrum ceremonies foster collaboration.

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  • Benefits
  • Courseware
  • Course PowerPoint Slides
  • PDF Workbooks

SAFe Program Portfolio Management (PPM) Workshop is must for leadership alignment and long term success of the organizations. In this two-day course, attendees will gain the knowledge necessary to organize around value for optimal business results, implement lean-agile program portfolio management, governance and budgeting. You will also learn how to use and implement the Portfolio Kanban system to accelerate value flow to the programs. Attendees typically include senior executives and solution managers, Line of Business Owners, CTO, Product/Program Directors, Lean-Agile Leaders, AgilePMO and Agile change agents and consultants. Curriculum

Day 1 Day 2
SAFe PPM Overview Epic Value Flow
Strategic Themes Implementing Epics
Value Streams Lean-Agile Budgeting
Splitting Value Streams into Agile Release Trains Software Capitalization
Governance

Benefits Courseware

  • Course PowerPoint Slides
  • PDF Workbooks
  • Instructor Release Notes

SAFe Values

  • Leave with an understanding of how the principles and practices of the Framework accelerate Value Flow and support Lean-Agile ProgramPortfolio Management, Governance, Lean-Agile Budgeting and Software Capitalization
  • Get the resources you need to implement Lean-Agile Portfolio Management
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