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Lean-Agile Training for Leading SAFe 4.0

Attend Lean-Agile Training for Leading SAFe 4.0 and transform SAFe and insights into real world systems delivery: February 2017 – SOLD OUT Next event date to be announced

Lean-Agile Training Summary

Lean-Agile Training

Lean-Agile Training for Leading SAFe 4.0

This two-day course teaches the Lean-Agile principles and practices of the Scaled Agile Framework® (SAFe®). You’ll learn how to execute and release value through Agile Release Trains, how to build an Agile Portfolio and how to lead a Lean-Agile transformation at enterprise scale. You will gain an understanding of the Lean-Agile mindset and how to apply the principles and practices of SAFe to support Agile teams, programs and program portfolio management, and to coordinate large Value Streams. Attending the class prepares you to take the exam and become a certified SAFe® Agilist (SA).

Get the resources you need to Lead SAFe® in your enterprise and become a certified SAFe Agilist (SA)

Who Should Attend?

Who should attend?

The following individuals will benefit from this course:

  • CIOs, VPs, Directors and Executives

  • Portfolio Executives

  • Product Manager and Product Line Management

  • Program and Product Managers

  • Enterprise Architects

This course is being taught by two of Accenture's most experienced senior Lean Agile transformation leads. We encourage you to take advantage of this rare opportunity to get certified as a SAFe Agilist and also get the real world insights and advice on getting started and managing your large scale lean agile journey.

Benefits and Targets?

After this course, you will understand how to:

  • Apply SAFe to scale Lean and Agile development in your enterprise

  • Support the execution of Agile Release Trains

  • Coordinate large Value Streams

  • Manage a Lean-Agile Portfolio

  • Align the organization to a common process model

  • Configure the Framework for your context

  • Unlock the intrinsic motivation of knowledge workers

  • Support a Lean-Agile transformation in your enterprise

Topics Covered

  • Introducing the Scaled Agile Framework (SAFe)

  • Embracing a Lean-Agile Mindset

  • Understanding SAFe Principles

  • Implementing an Agile Release Train

  • Experiencing Product Introduction Planning

  • Executing and Releasing Value

  • Building an Agile Portfolio

  • Coordinating Large Value Streams

  • Leading the Lean-Agile Enterprise

About the Trainers

David Rush David Rush

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Allen East

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Accenture's Complex Systems Delivery Experts and Senior SAFe Faculty, David Rush and Allen East will teach the Leading SAFe 4.0 certification course. Dave and Allen will also share their real world experience and insights on how to succeed in Large Scale Lean-Agile Transformations while simultaneously developing hardware and software for complex systems.

Dave and Allen have a combined 70 years of experience in complex systems product development in the Automobiles, Cell Phones, Infotainment Systems and Regulated Medical Devices Industries. Today, these industries all now have large amounts of software being developed in the most demanding of competitive industry environments in which one must innovate continuously in order to survive.

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