Leading SAFe 4.6 Certification

Leading SAFe 4.6

with SAFe Agilist Certification

General overview

Develop a skillset that’s in demand worldwide and become a Lean Agile change agent within your enterprise!
The Scaled Agile Framework (SAFe®) is the most widely adopted enterprise Agile approach in the world. Leading SAFe® certification has become the benchmark for Lean-Agile enterprises as it provides a valid, reliable, and consistent method of evaluating SAFe skills, knowledge, and mindset. Scaled Agile Framework® (SAFe) certified professionals are recognized globally for their skillsets to support the successful transformation of organizations into Lean-Agile enterprise.

The course Leading SAFe® 4.6 is tailored for people who want to develop skills and competences that will keep them ahead of the competition and help them lead an enterprise Agile transformation using the Scaled Agile Framework.

Topics covered

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

Who will benefit

Executives
Managers
Consultants
Change agents, involved in Agile transformation processes at scaled enterprises
Product Managers
Scrum Masters
Project Leaders
In this two-day course, you will get the knowledge necessary to lead an enterprise agile transformation by leveraging the Scaled Agile Framework, and its underlying principles of Lean thinking, Systems thinking, Agile development, Product development flow, and DevOps.

This course will provide you with an understanding of the Lean-Agile mindset and what it means to lead a Lean-Agile transformation. You will also get practical advice on supporting Agile teams and programs, empowering a Lean Portfolio, building a Continuous Delivery Pipeline and DevOps culture, and coordinating large solutions. You will develop a skill set that is in demand worldwide—and empower your enterprise to succeed in a disruptive marketplace.

The course is based on version 4.6 of SAFe®

Learning goals

• To perform the role of a SAFe® Agilist, you should be able to:
• Explain the importance of 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

What you get

• Upon completion of this course, you will get:
• Deep understanding of Agile-Lean fundamentals and Scaled Agile Framework (SAFe®)
• Comprehensive knowledge of how to build an Agile Portfolio
• Skills of leading and executing Agile Release Trains
• A roadmap on how to drive and guide Agile transformation at enterprise scale, support Agile teams, programs, and program portfolio management
• The ability to take the exam and become certified SAFe® Agilist (SA) by Scaled Agile

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Perks and benefits

As a participant in this course you will enjoy the following perks and benefits:
Two days of high-quality instruction from certified trainers
15 PDUs
Class agenda certified by Scaled Academy
The class registration fee covers the first exam attempt to take the SAFe® Agilist Certification Exam
One-year certified membership (upon successful completion of the SAFe Agilist exam)
Free SAFe® Agilist manual from Scaled Agile Framework

Exam details

What is the name of the exam?

SAFe 4 Agilist Exam.

What is the format of the exam?

Multiple Choice questions format

How is the exam delivered?

Web-based (single-browser), closed book, no outside assistance, timed

How to get access to the exam?

Once they have completed the Leading SAFe® course, participants can access the exam. For this, they will use the SAFe® Community Platform

How long is the exam?

Participants have 90 minutes to complete the exam

How many questions?

A total of 45 questions

What is the passing score?

34 out of 45 or 76% passing score

How much does the exam cost?

First exam attempt is included as part of the course registration fee. Any additional retake attempt will cost $50
Kseniya Kobryn

Kseniya Kobryn

Chief Agile Officer at Symphony Solutions, founder of Agile Space platform

Experienced Office Head with a demonstrated history of working in the computer software industry.
Business development professional with a Bachelor’s degree focused in Information Engineering and Management from Technical University of Karlsruhe (Germany).
Ksenia has a strong practical experience in Agile Transformation implementation in IT-organizations.
Provides trainings and coaching sessions for development teams, stakeholders and anyone else that could benefit from Scrum, Kanban, Lean, SAFe.
Certified Scrum Professional, SAFe® 4.0 Program Consultant, ICAgile Authorized Instructor and Kanban Practitioner.