Leading SAFe®: Course Overview | ALC Training News

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      “Find out about the leading framework for enterprise agility and how SAFe empowers organisations to succeed in their digital transformation.”    

 

SAFe®, the Scaled Agile Framework®, is the world leading most widely used framework for enterprise agility.

SAFe is a knowledge base of proven, integrated principles, practices and competencies for Lean, Agile and DevOps. It guides enterprises in scaling lean and agile practices and promotes alignment, collaboration and delivery across large numbers of agile teams. Developed by practitioners, SAFe leverages three primary bodies of knowledge: agile software development, lean product development, and systems thinking.

SAFe is designed to manage longer planning horizons. Whereas development teams typically work two to three iterations ahead, larger organisations need to plan much further. Often they work with a very high level, 12 to 18-month roadmap, then plan collaboratively with the teams for three months of work.

 

The Leading SAFe® 5.0 course 

The unprecedented pace of technology innovation means that tech is at the heart of all businesses. In order to stay competitive in this era of digital disruption, organisations and individuals need to constantly strive to improve customer service, business agility and differentiate themselves from the competition.

Adopting a lean-agile culture, striving for continuous improvement and empowering employees to innovate are the keys to survival to help accelerate critical transformation activities.

Candidates will gain insights into how to master business agility to thrive in competitive markets. Through discussion and practice the course covers establishing a team, improving technical agility, organising and re-organising around value streams as well as supporting and executing PI Planning events. Participants will explore the need to adopt a customer-centric mindset and design-thinking approach, that is essential to agile product delivery.

Leading SAFe 5.0 is a non-technical foundational course designed for anyone who wants to get started with creating, developing and leading a lean-agile culture at scale, using the latest version of the Scaled Agile Framework.

The course prepares participants to take the Certified SAFe® Agilist exam.

Deb Kirman