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Implementing SAFe® 5.0 Dublin Delivered by Scaled Agile Inc

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Implementing a Lean-Agile SAFe transformation in the enterprise with SAFe® 5 Program Consultant Certification based on version 5.0 of SAFe

Hosted by Value Glide delivered by Scaled Agile Inc.

Prices & Discounts
Duration: 4 days
Price: Euro 2995.00 per Attendee. Currency: Euro

Early Bird Discounts:
Attendees that register for the Class at least 30 days prior to the first day of the Class may be extended a Euro 200 discount per Attendee.

Group Discounts:
3 Attendees registered from the same company: 5% of the total Registration Fee
5 or more Attendees registered from the same company: 7.5% of the total Registration Fee

Partner Discounts:
If an employee of a current SAI Partner is registering for the class, the following discount percentages may be applied to the registration fee for such attendee:
Gold Partner: 20% Silver Partner: 15% Bronze Partner: 10%

For Group or Partner Discounts, please email hello@valueglide.com

Summary

During this four-day course, attendees will learn how to lead a Lean-Agile transformation by using the practices and principles of the Scaled Agile Framework (SAFe) and the seven core competencies of the Lean Enterprise.

Attendees will practice how to coach programs, launch Agile Release Trains, create a DevOps culture to build a Continuous Delivery Pipeline, and empower a Lean Portfolio.

The first two days of the course—Leading SAFe®—provide the basis to teach SAFe to leaders. The final two days focus exclusively on what it takes to successfully implement SAFe in the enterprise. Becoming a change agent and a Certified SAFe® 5 Program Consultant (SPC) enables attendees to coach and guide the enterprise toward success in a disruptive marketplace and empowers them to implement a Lean-Agile SAFe transformation.

Who Will Benefit?

  • Professional services consultants
  • Internal change agents, Lean-Agile Center for Excellence (LACE) participants, Agile Working Groups
  • Business and technology executives, leaders, managers, and directors
  • Portfolio managers and fiduciaries, Project/Program Management Office (PMO) personnel
  • Development, QA, and IT managers
  • Program and project managers
  • Product and product line managers
  • Process leads and lifecycle governance personnel
  • Enterprise, System, and Solution Architects

Topics Covered

Leading SAFe® days 1 – 2

  • Thriving in the digital age with business agility
  • Becoming a Lean-Agile leader
  • Establishing Team and Technical Agility
  • Building solutions with Agile Product Delivery
  • Exploring Lean Portfolio Management
  • Leading the change

Implementing SAFe® days 3 – 4

  • Reaching the tipping point
  • Designing the implementation
  • Launching an Agile Release Train
  • Coaching ART Execution
  • Extending to the portfolio
  • Accelerating to business agility
  • Becoming an SPC

What you’ll learn

  • To perform the role of a SAFe® Program Consultant (SPC), you should be able to:
  • Lead a Lean-Agile Enterprise transformation
  • Implement SAFe
  • Implement Lean Portfolio Management
  • Perform Value Stream identification
  • Launch and coach Agile Release Trains
  • Coordinate multiple Agile Release Trains with a Solution Train
  • Use the seven core competencies to achieve business agility
  • Train managers and executives in Leading SAFe®
  • Continue your learning journey and become enabled to train other roles in a SAFe Enterprise

Prerequisites

All stakeholders in a Lean-Agile transformation are welcome to attend the course, regardless of experience. However, the following prerequisites are highly recommended for those who intend to take the SAFe® 5 Program Consultant certification exam and practised as a SAFe® 5 Program Consultant (SPC):

  • More than 5 years of experience in software development, testing, business analysis, product, or project management
  • More than 3 years of experience in Agile
  • One or more relevant Agile certifications


What You Get

Class registration includes:

  • Attendee workbook
  • Preparation and eligibility to take the SAFe® 5 Program Consultant (SPC) exam
  • One-year membership to the SAFe Community Platform
  • Course certificate of completion

Attendees must attend all four days of the course to be eligible to take the exam.


Eligibility to train others in SAFe

As a SAFe® 5 Program Consultant (SPC), What you get you can continue the learning journey by achieving validation to license and teach SAFe courses.


For additional information visit https://www.scaledagile.com/becoming-an-spc/

Annual Renewal

Certifications expire one year from the date of certification is earned.

  • Renewal fee: $895/year

Professional Development Units (PDUs) and Scrum

Education Units (SEUs)

  • You may be eligible to apply for 30 PDUs toward your continuing education requirements with the Project Management Institute (PMI) for PMP, PgMP, and PMI-ACP certifications
  • You may be eligible to apply for SEUs under Category C, toward earning or renewing your CSP through the Scrum Alliance

Your Trainers

Richard Knaster SAFe Fellow

Richard Knaster, SAFe Fellow, Principal Consultant

Richard Knaster actively works on advancing SAFe’s Lean-Agile methods as a SAFe Fellow and Principal Consultant. He is passionate about helping organizations create a better environment to deliver value, improve quality and flow, and be more engaging and fun. Richard is the co-author of two books on SAFe: SAFe Distilled and the SAFe Reference Guide.

Richard has over 25 years’ experience in software and systems development in roles ranging from developer to executive and has been leading large-scale Agile transformations for well over a decade. Richard’s most recent role prior to joining Scaled Agile was as IBM’s Chief Agile Methodologist. Roles prior to that have ranged from development to executive.

Richard is a certified IBM Thought Leader and Open Group Distinguished IT Specialist. He is also a certified SPCT, PSM, PMI Agile Certified Practitioner, PMP, and a contributor to the PMI Portfolio/Program Management standards.


Nader Talai

Nader Talai SPC

Nader Talai is Business Agility Consultant at Value Glide, where he helps clients with their Agile transformation journey through training and coaching.

Nader started his agile journey in 2002 with extreme programming he continues to learn more about lean and agile methods and principles and other related topics.

Outside work, Nader is married and has a daughter and son. He is the organiser for the London Limited WIP Society and would like to get back to the gym!


Cancellations & the refund policy

Value Glide reserves the right to postpone or cancel this event if there are insufficient registrations or if presenters are unable to attend. In these circumstances, you will be notified no later than 7 days prior to the event with a full refund. If circumstances require, presenters may be substituted for alternatively qualified presenters with equivalent experience. Value Glide will not be responsible for any incurred costs.

We offer a 100% refund if you cancel your place more than 15 working days before the event. For cancellations with less than 15 working days before the event, we do not offer a refund, but you will be able to transfer your place.

FAQs

How can I contact the organiser with any questions?

Please e-mail hello@valueglide.com

Is the course confirmed?

The course needs 12 attendees as a minimum to be able to be confirmed, if it has not reached the minimum number 10 days prior to the course date, the attendees will be informed about.

What's the refund policy?

We offer a 100% refund if you cancel your place more than 15 working days before the event. For cancellations with less than 15 working days before the event, we do not offer a refund, but you will be able to transfer your place.

Do I have to bring my printed ticket to the event?

No, not necessary.

Is the venue confirmed?

The venue might change but this will always be communicated to the attendee prior to the course start.

Are you offering In-House training?

Yes, we do offer In-House training, we need a minimum of 12 people to deliver this training. If you are interested in In-House training at your company please contact hello@valueglide.com


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