Leading SAFe 4.6 Certification Course November 9-10

Leading SAFe 4.6 Certification Course November 9-10


Summary

ATC does training the right way.  We are a Scaled Agile Silver Transformation Partner, our trainers have years of experience, the location is a professional environment with catered food, and discounts for future trainings.

During this two-day course, attendees will gain the knowledge necessary to lead a Lean-Agile enterprise by leveraging the Scaled Agile Framework (SAFe), and its underlying principles derived from Lean, systems thinking, Agile development, product development flow, and DevOps. They will discuss the five competencies needed to become a Lean Enterprise. They will also learn and practice the skills for supporting and executing PI Planning events, and coordinating multiple Agile Release Trains (ARTs).

Attendees will gain an understanding of the Lean-Agile mindset, why it’s so effective in today’s adapt-or-die marketplace, and what it means to lead a Lean-Agile transformation. They’ll also learn how to build and support Agile teams and programs, empower a Lean Portfolio, build a Continuous Delivery Pipeline and DevOps culture, and coordinate large solutions. They will develop a skillset that’s in demand worldwide-and empower their enterprises to succeed in a disruptive marketplace-when they become a Certified SAFe 4 Agilist (SA).

Topics Covered
To perform the role of a SAFe Agilist, attendees should be able to:
Introducing the Scaled Agile Framework (SAFe)
Becoming a Lean-Agile Leader
Creating high-performing teams and trains
Experiencing Program Increment (PI) Planning
Releasing on Demand with DevOps
Building a Lean Portfolio Implementation Roadmap
Leading the transformation

Learning Goals
To perform the role of a SAFe Agilist, attendees should be able to:
Understand the five competencies of the Lean Enterprise
Become a Lean-thinking Manager-Teacher
Apply the values and principles of a Lean-Agile Mindset
Apply SAFe’s Lean and Agile principles to the roles and practices of SAFe
Create high-performing teams and trains by establishing mission and purpose
Lead the 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

What Attendees Get
The class registration includes:
Attendee workbook
Preparation and eligibility to take the SAFe 4 Agilist exam
One year membership to the SAFe Community Platform
Course certificate of completion
Attendees must attend both days of the course in order to be eligible for the exam.

Who will benefit?
The following individuals will benefit from this course:
Executives and Leaders, Managers, Directors, CIOs, and VPs
Development, QA, and Infrastructure Management
Program and Project Managers
Product and Product Line Management
Portfolio Managers, PMO, and Process Leads
Enterprise, System, and Solution Architects

SAFe Certification Kit
Attendees who pass the certification exam will receive:
SAFe Agilist certificate
A SAFe 4 Agilist digital badge to promote your accomplishment online
A one-year certified membership as a SAFe Agilist, which includes access to the SA Community of Practice
A SAFe Agilist certification usage guide with SA certification marks
Access to a variety of learning resources to support certified professionals during their SAFe journey

Exam Details
Name: SAFe 4 Agilist Exam
Format: Multiple Choice
Delivery: Web-based (single-browser), closed book, no outside assistance, timed
Duration: Once the exam begins, candidates have 90 minutes (1.5 hours) to complete the exam
Number of Questions: 45
Passing Score: 34 out of 45 (75% passing score)

Professional Development Units (PDUs) and Scrum Education Units (SEUs)
Attendees may be eligible to apply for 15 PDUs toward their continuing education requirements with the Project Management Institute (PMI) for PMP, PgMP, and PMI-ACP certifications. Also, attendees may be eligible to apply for SEUs under category C, toward earning or renewing their CSP through Scrum Alliance.

Cancellation Policy
In order to provide the most experienced instructors and a superior classroom environment, we must ask you to adhere to our cancellation policy. If it is necessary to cancel or reschedule this registration, please notify us immediately. Our cancellation policy is as follows:
15 or more days prior to class, 100% refund of tuition.
8-15 days prior to class, no refund, but may reschedule another class within one year of the cancellation date.
7 days or less from the course start date, neither refund of tuition nor any rescheduling allowed. No changes are allowed to make.
In the event any cancellation occurred due to low enrollment or unforeseen natural events, we will issue a 100% refund.