Leading SAFe 5.0 with SA Certification – Los Angeles

February 24-25, 2020

Become certified in Scaled Agile transformation leadership

About this Event
Be one of the first to take a SAFe 5.0 class!
During this two-day course, attendees will gain the knowledge necessary to lead a Lean-Agile enterprise by leveraging the Scaled Agile Framework® (SAFe®), and its underlying principles derived from Lean, systems thinking, Agile development, product development flow, and DevOps. They will discuss the five competencies needed to become a Lean Enterprise. They will also learn and practice the skills for supporting and executing PI Planning events, and coordinating multiple Agile Release Trains (ARTs). This class will be based on the latest version of the SAFe courseware available and will include SAFe 5.0 content.

Learning Goals
To perform the role of a SAFe® Agilist, attendees should be able to:
Understand the Five Core Competencies of the Lean Enterprise
Become a Lean-thinking manager-teacher
Apply the values and principles of a Lean-Agile Mindset
Apply SAFe’s Lean and Agile principles to the roles and practices of SAFe
Create high-performing teams by establishing mission and purpose
Lead the transformation with the SAFe Implementation Roadmap
Support PI Planning and the events associated with successful Program execution
Drive Release on Demand with the Continuous Delivery Pipeline
Establish alignment and execution with Strategic Themes and Lean Portfolio Management
Coordinate multiple Agile Release Trains and suppliers with a Solution Train

Topics Covered
Attending the class prepares individuals to take the exam and become a certified SAFe® Agilist (SA)

Introducing the Scaled Agile Framework (SAFe)
Becoming a Lean-Agile Leader
Establishing Team and Technical Agility
Experiencing Program Increment (PI) Planning
Releasing on Demand with DevOps
Building Business Solutions and Lean Systems
Implementing Lean Portfolio Management
Leading the transformation

What Attendees Get

Attendees will gain an understanding of the Lean-Agile mindset, why it’s so effective in today’s adapt-or-die marketplace, and what it means to lead a Lean-Agile transformation. They’ll also learn how to build and support Agile teams and programs, empower a Lean Portfolio, build a Continuous Delivery Pipeline and DevOps culture, and coordinate large solutions. They will develop a skill set that’s in demand worldwide—and empower their enterprises to succeed in a disruptive marketplace—when they become a SAFe® 4 Agilist (SA).

The class registration includes:

Preparation and eligibility to take the SAFe® Agilist exam
One year membership to the SAFe Community Platform
Attendee workbook
Lunch, Coffee Breaks, etc.
Attendees must attend both days of the course in order to be eligible for the exam.

Know your Trainer

Ravneet is an engaging trainer favoring hands-on and experiential learning approaches.

She has trained and certified people in Agile Way of Working including the Management Teams, Product Managers, Product Owners, and Scrum Masters, Development Managers and Development Teams.

She coaches organizations, including C-level, Management and Teams to adopt lean-agile principles, culture, and practices. She mobilizes and motivates teams to excel with Lean and Agile and encourages them to adopt Scrum, Kanban, and eXtreme Programming (XP) practices. She coaches organizational leaders to become servant leaders.

Her vision is to help everybody in the organization to have a better work-life balance.
This vision manifests in her constant attention to the people who do the work we value, their stress levels, their ability to embrace their passions, and their ability to fully engage as adults and professionals doing meaningful and rewarding work.

She constantly works towards improving processes. As a culture and organizational change agent, she helps drive change in the organization and help the organization transform and adopt a Kaizen Mindset. She works as a servant leader with other change agents in the leadership team and other coaches to make the maximum impact and gain the greatest benefit.

She interacts with people to get the issues resolved and facilitates workshops, internal and external meetings, and sessions ranging from Planning Sessions, Risk Analysis, and Inspect & Adapt Program Retrospectives. Being an unbiased listener and logical thinker, she takes these sessions to logical conclusions, capturing the relevant data and information. She also facilitates communities of practice and leadership team discussions.

Certifications

Scrum Alliance Certified Team Coach (CTC)
Lean Kanban University (LKU) Certified Accredited Kanban Trainer (AKT)
LKU certified Kanban Coaching Professional Masterclass (KCP)
Master Trainer for Lean Agile Institute (LAI) Certified Courses
Training from Back of the Room (TBR) Trainer
iSQI Certified Trainer for Practitioner in Agile Quality (PAQ)
iSQI Certified Trainer for Certified Agile Business Analyst (CABA)
iSQI Certified Trainer for Certified Agile Essentials (CAE)
ICAgile Certified Instructor
ICAgile Certified Enterprise Agile Coach (ICP-CAT)
ICAgile Certified Agile Coach (ICC-ACC)
ICAgile Certified Agile Facilitator (ICC-ATF)
Certified SAFe Program Consultant 5.0 – (SPC5.0)
Project Management Institute-Agile Certified Practitioner – (PMI-ACP)
Project Management Institute- Project Management Professional – (PMI-PMP)
Certified Scrum Professional (CSP)
Certified SCRUM Master (CSM)
Certified Scrum Product Owner (CSPO)
ISTQB® Certified Tester
ETSI Certified TTCN-3® Expert
OMG-Certified UML Professional™ (OCUP)
Intel Certified Project Manager
Intel Certified Leader as an Expert

For any further information, please write to us on contact@agileschool.org or call us on +1(510) 258-2345.

Location:Hyatt Regency Los Angeles International Airport | 6225 West Century Boulevard | Los Angeles, CA 90045