Leading SAFe® Certification Training

Course 1817

  • Duration: 2 days
  • Exam Voucher: Yes
  • Language: English
  • 11 PMI PDUs
  • Level: Intermediate

In this two-day SAFe® certification course, you will learn how to lead a Lean-Agile enterprise by leveraging the Scaled Agile Framework (SAFe) and its underlying principles derived:

  • Lean
  • Systems thinking
  • Agile development
  • Product development flow
  • DevOps

You will also learn how to:

  • Establish team and technical agility
  • Organise and re-organise around the flow of value
  • Support and execute PI Planning events
  • Coordinate multiple Agile Release Trains (ARTs)

SAFe Certification Training Delivery Methods

  • In-Person

  • Online

SAFe Certification Training Benefits

Lead the transformation to Business Agility with SAFe 

Become a Lean-Agile Leader 

Enable Agile Product Delivery 

Implement Lean Portfolio Management

Instruction Provided by Certified SAFe Programme Consultants 

Earn the SAFe Agilist certification 

Continue learning and face new challenges with after-course one-on-one instructor coaching 

Leading SAFe Certification Training Outline

In this module, you will learn about:  

  • Recognising the problem to be solved 
  • Knowing the basic constructs of SAFe 
  • Applying the 1-2-3 implementation strategy

In this module, you will learn about:  

  • SAFe House of Lean 
  • Respect for people and culture 
  • Purpose, Flow, Innovation 
  • Relentless improvement, Leadership 
  • Supporting the Agile Manifesto 

In this module, you will learn how to:  

  • Take an economic view 
  • Apply systems thinking 
  • Assume variability and preserve options 
  • Build incrementally with fast, integrated learning cycles 
  • Base milestones on an objective evaluation of working systems 
  • Visualise and limit WIP, reduce batch sizes, and manage queue lengths 
  • Apply cadence and synchronise with cross-domain planning 
  • Unlock the intrinsic motivation of knowledge workers 
  • Decentralise decision-making 

In this module, you will learn how to:  

  • Create and review draft PI plans 
  • Finalise plans and establish business value 
  • Review final plans and commit to a set of PI Objectives 

In this module, you will learn how to:  

  • Continuously deliver value with Agile Release Trains (ARTs) 
  • Continuously explore customer needs 
  • Develop the Vision, Roadmap, and Programme Backlog 
  • Prioritise the Programme Backlog for optimal ROI

In this module, you will learn how to: 

  • Lead the change 
  • Know the way and emphasise lifelong learning 
  • Unlock the intrinsic motivation of knowledge workers 

In this module, you will learn how to: 

  • Fund value streams 
  • Empower local decision-making 
  • Provide objective evidence of fitness for purpose 
  • Manage epic-level initiatives responsibly 
  • Forecast predictably 
  • Budget value streams dynamically 

In this module, you will learn how to: 

  • Coordinate and integrate multiple ARTs and Suppliers 
  • Define large solutions 

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SAFe Certification Training Course FAQs

To get the most value out of this course, we recommend that you have:  

  • Five years of experience in software development, testing, business analysis, product or project management
  • Experience in Scrum

This course will be most beneficial for professionals in the following roles:

  • Executives and Leaders, Managers, Directors, CIOs, and VPs
  • Development, QA, and Infrastructure Management
  • Programme and Project Managers
  • Product and Product Line Management
  • Portfolio Managers, PMO, and Process Leads
  • Enterprise, System, and Solution Architects

  • Access to take the exam will be emailed to attendees from Scaled Agile directly. Attendees have 30 days to take the exam. 
  • Exam is closed-book, web-based, and timed (90 minutes). 
  • A score of 76% is needed to pass (34 out of 45). Results are automatically received when the exam is submitted. Printable certificates are available. 
  • The first exam attempt is included as part of the course tuition if the exam is taken within 30 days of course completion. Each retake attempt costs $50. 

A set of organisation and workflow patterns that are intended to guide you in scaling lean and agile practices.

The programme will qualify for 11 PMI PDUs.