This course will prepare you to achieve SAFe Agilist (SA) certification, master skillsets that are in demand worldwide, and empower your enterprise to succeed in today's disruptive marketplace.
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. 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).
Attending the class prepares you to take the exam and become a certified SAFe 4 Agilist (SA)
To perform the role of a SAFe 4 Agilist, you should be able to:
Apply SAFe to scale Lean and Agile development in your enterprise Recognize 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
Topics Covered 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
What You 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 • Eligibility to apply for 15 PDUs to help maintain certifications such as PMP, PgMP • Eligibility to apply for 15 Scrum Alliance SEUs (Category C) upon completion of the course • Attendees must attend both days of the course 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
Name: SAFe 4 Agilist Exam Format: Multiple Choice Delivery: Web-based (single-browser), closed book, no outside assistance, timed Access: Candidates can access the exam within the SAFe Community Platform upon completion of the Leading SAFe course 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) Prerequisites
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 Cancellation Policy:
In the event a participant wishes to cancel registration, refund will be issued for cancellations greater than 15 days from the start of the course. For cancellations 15 days or less from the start of the course, registrants may change to future course or different location of equal or lesser value.
All classes are not guaranteed to make. Classes can be cancelled due to low enrollment or any unforeseen reason. The Daily Agile is not responsible for any kind of reimbursements for travel expenses due to cancelled classes. We recommend that you contact us for course status before booking any travel accommodations. In the event a class is cancelled by Daily Agile, all ticket holders are entitled to a full refund for their ticket purchase.
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Instructor: Manish Thakkar (SPC, CSM, PMP, MS-IT) Manish Thakkar, a SAFe (Scaled Agile Framework) Program Consultant with 20 plus years of experience in global IT application development and leadership, offers SAFe certification training and coaching in Agile practices for superior product development, in both IT and Non-IT organizations. Manish’s training delivery consistently meets the goal of providing world class training and guidance to help organizations achieve higher levels of software quality, and team productivity, while increasing your customer satisfaction.
Manish has an extensive experience in Information Technology projects and he has progressively advanced into leading large, complex and strategic initiatives. Manish brings in a wealth of global experience from wide variety of industries including Financial, Insurance, Consulting, Healthcare, Pharmaceutical, Retail, Sales and Marketing.
Manish also holds CSM (Certified Scrum Master), PMI-ACP (Agile Certified Practitioner), and PMP (Project Management Professional) and a degree in Masters of Computing (Information Technology) from Australia.