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Leading SAFe® - 4.5 SAFe Agilist (SA)

This Leading SAFe 4.5 class give you the knowledge to lead an enterprise agile transformation using the Scaled Agile Framework.
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Summary

The SAFe Scaled Agile Framework™  is an increasingly popular complete approach for large-scale, multi-team Agile projects and programs. It builds upon the use of Scrum and XP by Agile teams with specific Program practices and roles for Agile Architecture, Release Train Planning and management of the Product Vision, Roadmap and Program Backlog. At the overall Portfolio level, SAFe utilises concepts of Lean Thinking and Kanban for the management of Architectural and Business Epics within agreed Investment themes.

Learning goals

  • Apply lean, agile and product development flow principles to improve productivity, employee engagement, time to market, and quality.
  • Apply the Scaled Agile Framework™ based on lecture, real-world examples, and insights by Scaled Agile experts.
  • Understand the skills necessary for an enterprise transformation based on the information and examples presented, and additional recommended readings and resources.
  • Gain insights into the leadership skill most effective in unlocking the intrinsic motivation of software development knowledge workers, and begin applying them in your context.

Who will benefit?

The Leading SAFe course is aimed at executives, managers, consultants, coaches and Agile change agents responsible for leading a Lean|Agile change initiative in a large software enterprise.

What will you receive

  • Two days of high quality instruction from a Scaled Agile accredited SPC and Leading SAFe trainer.
  • Scaled Agile “SAFe Agilist 4.5” certification.
  • 1 year’s membership (upon successful completion of the SAFe Agilist exam)
  • Community membership including face-to-face and virtual networking and knowledge sharing opportunities, access to industry experts, special offers and invitations to special events

 

Practical info

Date: Monday, October 8 - Tuesday, October 9 2018
Time: 09:00 - 17:00
Price: 9900DKK – 11500DKK
Where:
BestBrains Academy
Prinsessegade 29A, 2rd. floor 1422 Copenhagen, Denmark + Google Map
Phone: +45 71992872

 

Early bird - Leading SAFe® - 4.5 SAFe Agilist (SA) - October 20189.900 DKK

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  • Be aware that VAT will be added to the price above. Due to EU TAX law, VAT purposes as being supplies where performed. For example, if the place of supply is Denmark, Danish VAT is charged. EU delegates may recover the VAT depending on their circumstances.
  • Early bird is available until 30 days before a class
  • If you want to sign up 3 or more persons at the same time, or if you want to be charged by invoice: 
    event@bestbrains.dk.

Instructor

Bent Jensen is a pioneer in applying agile methods in Denmark and has been leading agile teams since 2000.  For the last 10 years Bent has been coaching and mentoring leaders and organizations to achieve the benefits of lean and agile thinking and methods, with clients in Denmark and internationally. He have assisted a large number and companies with transformation programmes, and supported Enterprises in their transformation to an Agile and Lean approach. Bent has always been focused on the intersect between self-organization and management, between efficient development and innovation and how to push the methods to their limits.

Bent Jensen
Agile leadership coach and SAFe consultant, Partner in BestBrains.

"Bent's knowledge and experience in Lean and Agile is excellent and he is a kind and patient man who seems to be truly passionate about teaching. It is always a pleasure to learn from Bent, both through courses and another contexts. “

Kenneth Lund

Knowledge Cube A/S

"The course provides a highly relevant introduction to SAFe, as a tangible and flexible framework for enterprise organizations seeking to use the principles of Lean and Agile to get more value out of IT developments.”

Allan Lundgaard Hamilton

Visma Consulting A/S

Looking for more than just another Agile class?

Then you’ve found the right place. We want to take Agile training to the next level and believe that effective learning should be just as fun, interactive and inspiring as serious business and hard work. We’ve created a space, which is designed to meet the high expectations from our driven, creative trainers and consultants, and for you to feel comfortable, almost like home.

We are located only 2 minutes walk from Christianshavn Station and 12 minutes from Copenhagen airport (Kastrup) by metro.

Watch this video for more information.

Thank you for being such wonderful hosts – absolutely fantastic environment (+ delicious food) to support the learnings.- Sending my husband to the course asap!

Mia Golan

Nordea

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Leading SAFe® - 4.5 SAFe Agilist (SA) - The course forms the basis for managing an enterprise agile transformation with SAFe
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