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Leading SAFe with SA Certification

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Name Leading SAFe with SA Certification
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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, 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).

Who will benefit?

The following individuals will benefit from this course:

  •   Executives and Leaders, Managers, Directors, CIOs, and VPs
  •   Development, Infrastructure Management
  •   Program and Project Managers
  •   Product and Product Line Management
  •   Portfolio Managers, PMO, and Process Leads
  •   Enterprise, System, and Solution Architects

What’s included with this course?

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What Attendees Get

The class registration includes:

  •   Attendee workbook
  •   Preparation and eligibility to take the SAFe 4.6 Agilist exam
  •   One year membership to the SAFe Community Platform
  •   Course certificate of completion

Attendees must attend both days of the course in order to be eligible for the exam.

Learning Objectives

  •   Apply SAFe to scale Lean and Agile development in the enterprise
  •   Recognize and apply a Lean-Agile Mindset and principles
  •   Continuously explore, integrate, deploy, and release value
  •   Empower with a Lean Portfolio
  •   Coordinate the development of large solutions
  •   Enhance their Lean-Agile leadership skills
  •   Support a Lean-Agile transformation in their enterprise


All are welcome to attend the course, regardless of experience. However, the following prerequisites are highly recommended for those who intend to take the SAFe 4.6 Agilist (SA) certification exam:

  •   5+ years’ experience in software development, testing, business analysis, product, or project management
  •   Experience in Scrum

Course Content

Topics Covered

Applying a Lean-Agile mindset with SAFe Agilist Certification | Based on version 4.6 of SAFe.

To perform the role of a Lean-Agile Leader, you should be able to:

  •   Interpret the basic constructs of SAFe and the steps of the Implementation Roadmap
  •   Exhibit and apply a Lean-Agile mindset
  •   Apply SAFe’s Lean and Agile principles to SAFe roles and practices
  •   Build high-performing teams by establishing mission and purpose
  •   Use transformational leadership to drive change, develop people, and encourage innovation
  •   Support PI Planning and the events associated with successful program execution
  •   Drive continuous value delivery through the Continuous Delivery Pipeline
  •   Align strategy and execution with Strategic Themes and Lean Portfolio Management
  •   Coordinate multiple Agile Release Trains and Suppliers with a Solution Train

Please note: all classroom-based courses are run on working days only unless otherwise stated.

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Manchester Oxford Road - 200m

Manchester Piccadilly - 900m

Exam Details

  •   Exam name: SAFe 4.6 Agilist Exam
  •   Exam format: Multiple choice
  •   Exam delivery: Web-based (single-browser), closed book, no outside assistance, timed
  •   Exam access: Candidates can access the exam within the SAFe Community Platform upon completion of the Leading SAFe course
  •   Exam duration: Once the exam begins, candidates have 90 minutes (1.5 hours) to complete the exam
  •   Number of questions: 45
  •   Passing score: 34 out of 45 (76% passing score)
  •   Language: English
  •   Exam cost: First exam attempt is included as part of the course registration fee if the exam is taken within 30 days of course completion. Each retake attempt costs $50.
  •   Retake policy: Second attempt on exam (first retake) can be done immediately after first attempt. Third attempt requires a 10-day wait. Fourth attempt requires a 30-day wait. Contact support@scaledagile.com for any retake questions.

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