Leading SAFe® with SA Certification

Wednesday 29 May 2019

Starts 9:00 AM

Finishes 18:00 PM


Organized by Radtac Portugal


Venue: Hotel Tryp Lisboa Aeroporto

Address: Morada: Rua C, Número 2
Aeroporto Internacional de Lisboa
1749-125 Lisboa

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Course Overview

Applying a Lean-Agile mindset with SAFeWith SAFe 4 Agilist CertificationBased on version 4.6 of SAFe

Develop a skillset that’s in demand worldwide—and empower your enterprise to succeed in a disruptive marketplace—when you become a SAFe 4 Agilist (SA). During this two-day course, you’ll learn the principles and practices of the Scaled Agile Framework® (SAFe), how to execute and release value through Agile Release Trains, and what it means to lead a Lean-Agile transformation at enterprise scale.

You will gain an understanding of the Lean-Agile mindset and why it’s so effective in today’s adapt-or-die marketplace. You’ll also get practical advice on supporting Agile teams and programs, empowering a Lean Portfolio, building a continuous delivery pipeline and DevOps culture, and coordinating large solutions.

Course Content

Topics Covered are:

Introducing the Scaled Agile Framework (SAFe)

Embracing a Lean-Agile Mindset

Understanding SAFe Principles

Experiencing Program Increment (PI) Planning

Exploring, Executing, and Releasing Value

Leading the Lean-Agile Enterprise

Empowering a Lean Portfolio

Building Large Solutions

Learning Objectives

To perform the role of a SAFe® Agilist, you should be able to:

Apply SAFe to scale Lean and Agile development in your enterprise

Recognise and apply a Lean-Agile Mindset and principles

Continuously explore, integrate, deploy, and release value

Empower with a Lean Portfolio

Coordinate the development of large solutions

Enhance your Lean-Agile leadership skills

Support a Lean-Agile transformation in your enterprise

Audience

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

Pre-requisites

All are welcome to attend the course, regardless of experience. However, the following prerequisites are highly recommended for those who intend to take the SAFe® 4 Agilist (SA) certification exam:

5+ years’ experience in software development, testing, business analysis, product, or project management

Experience in Scrum

Course Preparation

Prior to attending the course, students should familiarise themselves with the Scaled Agile Framework

Useful documents:

Welcome to SAFe 4.6 blog from Dean Leffingwell

SAFe® 4.6 Introduction White Paper

SAFe 4.6 video and PowerPoint presentation

SAFe 4.6 Five Core Competencies of the Lean Enterprise brochure

Version One State of Agile Survey

Certifying Bodies & Exams

Attending this course prepares you to take the SAFe® Agilist (SA) exam in order to receive the SAFe® Agilist (SA) certification.

Exam Details

Exam Name: SAFe 4 Agilist Exam

Exam Format: Multiple Choice, True/False

Exam Delivery: Web-based (single-browser), closed book, no outside assistance, timed

Exam Access: Candidates can access the exam within the SAFe Community Platform upon completion of the Leading SAFe course

Exam Duration: Once the exam begins, candidates have 90 minutes (1.5 hours) to complete the exam

Number of Questions: 45

Passing Score: 34 (76%)

Exam cost – First exam attempt is included as part of the course registration fee if the exam is taken within 30 days of course completion. Each retake attempt costs €43.73.

Retake policy – Second attempt on exam (first retake) can be done immediately after first attempt. Third attempt requires a 10-day wait. Fourth attempt requires a 30-day wait.

Exam Study Materials - can be viewed here on the Scaled Agile website.

Annual Renewal

Renewals are from the date of certification

Renewal fee: €87.46

What You Receive

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

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