SAFe® Agile Product and Solution Management (5.0) Dallas

January 21-23, 2020

The Agile Product and Solution Management three-day course (with SAFe® 5 APSM certification), allows you to discover the right mindset, skills, and tools you need to create successful products and solutions using Agile techniques. Learn how to use Design Thinking to create products and solutions that are:

Desirable—what customers want
Viable—profitable for you to build and sell
Feasible—something you can realistically deliver
Sustainable—something you can proactively manage to realize ROI
Attendees will recognize how Continuous Exploration fuels innovation and helps you define a vision, strategy, and roadmap to tap into new markets. Find out how to accelerate the product lifecycle to get fast feedback and quickly deliver exceptional products and solutions that delight customers—all while aligning with your organization’s strategy, portfolio, evolving architecture, and solution intent.

Learning Goals

Use Design Thinking to achieve desirable, feasible, and sustainable outcomes
Explore market needs, segmentation, sizing, and competitive landscape
Manage value stream economics, including pricing and licensing
Use empathy to drive design
Apply product strategy and vision
Develop and evolve roadmaps
Execute and deliver value using SAFe
Explore innovation in the value stream

Topics Covered

Analyzing your role as a Product Manager in the Lean Enterprise
Continuously exploring markets and users
Driving strategy with market segmentation
Using empathy to drive design
Defining product strategy and vision
Creating roadmaps to build solutions
Delivering value
Managing value stream economics
Creating innovation in the value stream

What Attendees Get

Attendee workbooks
Eligibility to take the SAFe® 5 Product and Solution Management exam
One-year membership to the SAFe Community Platform
Course certificate of completion

Who will benefit?

Product managers and directors of product management
Product marketing managers, project managers, Product Owners
VP of Product Management, Business Owners, Business Analysts
Product leaders collaborating with product management, architects, subject matter experts, and business line managers

Prerequisites

Attendees of this course should be familiar with Agile principles and practices and have attended at least one SAFe course prior to attending.
A background in product or solution management is highly recommended.
Those who have experience being a product manager, product marketer, product owner, business owner, or bringing products to market would benefit from this course.

Annual Renewal

Membership renewals are one year from the date certification is earned
Renewal Fee: $295

Policies

Registration includes lunch on all three days.

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

The 2-day Professional Scrum Master course covers the principles and (empirical) process theory underpinning the Scrum Framework, and the role of the Scrum Master in it. This course is a combination of instruction and team-based exercises, and teaches what is at the heart of the Scrum and Agile movement.

PSM is the cutting-edge course for effective Scrum Masters and for anyone coaching a software development team toward increased efficiency and effectiveness. The course includes advanced thinking for servant-leadership and behavioral shifts.

Throughout the course, students are challenged to think in terms of the Scrum principles to better understand what to do when returning to the workplace.

The PSM course is much more than just a set of slides and an instructor. In this course, students work on real-life cases with other classmates together as a team. This course is made up of discussions and hands-on exercises based upon real-life cases.

Included within the course costs :-

Password to take the PSM I assessment
40% discount on the PSM II assessment
Lunch & refreshments

Location: Holiday Inn Dallas Market Center | 4500 Harry Hines Blvd. | Dallas, Texas 75219