SAFe 4.5 Advanced Scrum Master

This two-day course prepares existing Scrum Masters to take a leadership role in facilitating Agile team, program, and enterprise success in a SAFe® implementation and become SAFe® SASM Certified.

Retail Price: $995.00

Next Date: 07/13/2020

Course Days: 2


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About this Course

This two-day course prepares existing Scrum Masters to take a leadership role in facilitating Agile team, program, and enterprise success in a SAFe® implementation and become SAFe® SASM Certified. The course covers facilitation of cross-team interactions in support of program execution and relentless improvement. It enhances the Scrum paradigm with an introduction to scalable engineering and DevOps practices; the application of Kanban to facilitate the flow of value; and supporting interactions with architects, product management, and other critical stakeholders in the larger program and enterprise contexts. The course offers actionable tools for building high-performing teams and explores practical ways of addressing Agile and Scrum anti-patterns in the enterprise.

Audience Profile

Primary audience of this course are:

  • Existing Scrum Masters
  • Team leaders, project managers, and others who have assumed the role of an Agile team facilitator in a SAFe® or enterprise Agile context
  • Engineering and development managers who will be responsible for Agile execution and for coaching teams and teams of teams
  • Agile coaches
  • Agile Program Managers and prospective Release Train Engineers
  • Anyone looking to become SAFe® SASM certified

At Course Completion

Upon course completion, students will be able to:

  • Apply SAFe® principles to facilitation, enablement, and coaching in the multi-team environment
  • Build a high-performing team and foster relentless improvement at the Team and Program levels
  • Address Agile and Scrum anti-patterns
  • Support the adoption of engineering practices, DevOps, and Agile architecture
  • Apply Kanban and flow to optimize the team’s work
  • Facilitate program planning, execution, and delivery of end-to-end systems value
  • Support learning through participation in Communities of Practice and innovation cycles

Prequisites

Attendees of the SAFe® SASM course are required to have one of the following certificates: Certified ScrumMaster® (CSM), or Professional Scrum Master (PSM). Alternatively, SAFe Practitioners (SPs) who have attended the SAFe Scrum Master Orientation may also attend.

 

 


Course Outline

  • The Scaled Agile Framework  (SAFe®), values, and Lean-Agile principles
  • Agile and Scrum anti-patterns
  • Program Increment planning, execution, and Inspect and Adapt workshops
  • Quality engineering, Agile architecture, and DevOps practices
  • Kanban for facilitating team and program flow of work
  • Building high-performing teams
  • Interaction with the system team, deployment, UX, architects, product owners, product management, and business owners
  • Learning and Communities of Practice
Course Dates Course Times (EST) Delivery Mode GTR
7/9/2020 - 7/10/2020 8:30 AM - 5:30 PM Virtual Enroll
7/13/2020 - 7/14/2020 8:30 AM - 5:30 PM Virtual Enroll
7/13/2020 - 7/15/2020 11:30 AM - 5:30 PM Virtual Enroll
8/3/2020 - 8/4/2020 8:30 AM - 5:30 PM Virtual Enroll
8/10/2020 - 8/11/2020 10:30 AM - 6:30 PM Virtual Enroll
9/8/2020 - 9/9/2020 8:30 AM - 5:30 PM Virtual Enroll
9/14/2020 - 9/15/2020 8:30 AM - 5:30 PM Virtual Enroll
10/22/2020 - 10/23/2020 9:00 AM - 6:00 PM Virtual Enroll
11/23/2020 - 11/24/2020 11:00 AM - 8:00 PM Virtual Enroll
12/3/2020 - 12/4/2020 10:00 AM - 7:00 PM Virtual Enroll
1/27/2021 - 1/28/2021 12:00 PM - 8:00 PM Virtual Enroll
2/23/2021 - 2/24/2021 12:00 PM - 8:00 PM Virtual Enroll
3/16/2021 - 3/17/2021 12:00 PM - 8:00 PM Virtual Enroll