Advancing Scrum Master Servant Leadership with SAFe

scrum masterAs a practising scrum master in a SAFe organization, you have the tactical skills to coach Agile teams to deliver business value. Build on that solid foundation in the SAFe® Advanced Scrum Master course and discover how to facilitate success for Agile teams, Agile Release Trains (ARTs), and the organization. And get the guidance and tools you need to work effectively in remote environments with distributed teams.

Take your leadership skills to the next level. The SAFe® Advanced Scrum Master course will give you the tools to improve your coaching and facilitation skills, avoid common missteps, and encourage relentless improvement. You’ll learn to apply Lean, Kanban, DevOps, and SAFe principles to improve team and business outcomes. You’ll up-level your facilitation skills for key Agile and SAFe events, whether they’re in person or across teams and time zones. And you’ll discover how communities of practice can support continuous improvement.

 

Who should attend?

The following individuals will benefit from this course:

  • 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 are responsible for Agile execution and coaching teams, including teams of teams
  • Agile coaches
  • Agile Program Managers
  • Prospective Release Train Engineers

What’s included?

Provided by SAFe

  • SAFe course workbook and handouts
  • 1-year SAFe community platform membership
  • SASM certification exam (1 attempt)

Provided by Istek

  • Istek attendee book
  • Access to additional references for extended learning
  • Membership to Istek ecosystem
  • Access to Istek Mentoring Program

   Topics covered

Below are the topics covered in this course

  • Exploring the Scrum Master role in the SAFe enterprise
  • Applying SAFe Principles: A Scrum Master’s perspective
  • Exploring Agile and Scrum anti-patterns
  • Facilitating ART execution
  • Improving flow with Kanban and XP
  • Building high-performing teams
  • Improving ART performance with Inspect and Adapt

Learning goals

Below are the learning goals for this course

  • Apply SAFe principles to facilitation, enablement, and coaching in a multi-team environment
  • Build a high-performing team and foster relentless improvement at scale
  • Address Agile and Scrum anti-patterns
  • Support the adoption of engineering practices, DevOps, and Agile architecture
  • Learn to apply Kanban and Extreme Programming (XP) frameworks to optimize flow and improve the team’s work
  • Facilitate ART planning, execution, and delivery of end-to-end systems value
  • Support learning through participation in communities of practice and innovation cycles

Professional Development Units (PDUs) and Scrum Education Units (SEUs)

  • You may be eligible to apply for 15 PDUs toward your continuing education requirements with the Project Management Institute (PMI) for PMP, PgMP, and PMI-ACP certifications.
  • You may be eligible to apply for SEUs under Category C, toward earning or renewing your CSP through Scrum Alliance.

training@istek.com.au

1300 229 892

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