Key Features of our SAFe Program consultant Course (SPC)

  • 4 days of intense workshop for the SPC certification
  • Get coached by one of the best SPCTs
  • 30 PDUs & SEUs offered
  • Course Fee Inclusive of Scrum Alliance Fee & Exam Fee
  • 1 Year Membership in SAFe Community
  • 100% certification guarantee
  • SPC Branding Kit and Scaled Agile Academy LinkedIn community membership on certification
  • Comprehensive course-ware based on SAFe®

Upcoming SAFe Program Consultant (SPC) Workshops

  • SAFe Program Consultant

    Date: 13,14,15,16 June
    Trainer: Anandmurthy Raj
    Venue: Hotel Chancery, Lavelle Road

    198,500.00

    SPC Bangalore

Course Overview

  • Become a leading change agent—and enable your enterprise to succeed in a disruptive marketplace—when you certify as a SAFe® 4 Program Consultant (SPC).
  • Scaled Agile Framework (SAFe®) is an Enterprise Agile Framework that was developed based on Lean Product Development, Agile Principles & Systems Thinking. The framework advocates Scrum for Project Management, XP(Extreme Programming) for Technical Practices to enable Built-in-Quality & Kanban for Visualizing the Flow. SAFe® has been successfully adopted world over in larger enterprises in scaling S/W&H/W product development to program, portfolio & large solution levels. SAFe® incorporates the best approaches & processes not only from product development but also from management, DevOps, Lean, Innovation, Design Thinking and Value Streams mapping.
  • During this four-day workshop, you’ll learn how to lead a Lean-Agile transformation by leveraging the practices and principles of the Scaled Agile Framework® (SAFe®).
  • You will learn how to effectively coach programs, launch Agile Release Trains, build a continuous delivery pipeline and DevOps culture, and empower a Lean Portfolio. The first two days of  Leading SAFe® Program Consultant course will provide you with the basis to teach SAFe to others. The final two days focus exclusively on what it takes to successfully implement SAFe in your enterprise.
Learning Objectives
Prerequisites
Curriculum
Who can attend?
Exam Details
Learning Objectives

Learning Objectives

  • Lead an enterprise Lean-Agile transformation
  • Implement the Scaled Agile Framework (SAFe)
  • Empower with a Lean Portfolio
  • Align the organization to a common language and way of working
  • Perform value stream identification
  • Launch and support Agile Release Trains and coordinate large solutions
  • Build and execute an implementation roll-out strategy
  • Configure the Framework for a specific enterprise context
  • Train managers and executives in Leading SAFe®
  • Act as a SAFe® 4 Lean-Agile Leader (SL) certifying agent
  • Continue your learning journey and become enabled to train other SAFe roles in the enterprise
Prerequisites

Prerequisites

All stakeholders in a Lean-Agile transformation 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 Program Consultant certification exam and practice as a SAFe® 4 Program Consultant (SPC):

  • 5+ years of experience in software development, testing, business analysis, product, or project management
  • 3+ years of experience in Agile
  • One or more relevant Agile certifications
Curriculum

Curriculum

The following curriculum is covered during the workshop:

  • Introducing the Scaled Agile Framework (SAFe)
  • Embracing a Lean-Agile Mindset
  • Understanding SAFe Principles
  • Experiencing Program Increment (PI) Planning
  • Exploring, Executing, and Releasing Value
  • Leading a Lean-Agile Enterprise
  • Empowering a Lean Portfolio
  • Building Large Solutions
  • Reaching the SAFe Tipping Point
  • Designing the Implementation
  • Launching an ART
  • Introducing the Scaled Agile Framework (SAFe)
  • Embracing a Lean-Agile Mindset
  • Understanding SAFe Principles
  • Experiencing Program Increment (PI) Planning
  • Exploring, Executing, and Releasing Value
  • Leading a Lean-Agile Enterprise
  • Empowering a Lean Portfolio
  • Building Large Solutions
  • Reaching the SAFe Tipping Point
  • Designing the Implementation
  • Launching an ART
  • Coaching ART Execution
  • Extending to the Portfolio
  • Sustaining and Improving
  • Becoming an SAFe 4 Program Consultant (SPC)
Who can attend?

Who can attend?

  • Professional Services Consultants
  • Business and Technology Executives, Leaders, Managers, and Directors
  • Portfolio Managers and Fiduciaries, Project/Program Management Office (PMO) personnel
  • Development, QA, and IT management
  • Program and Project Managers
  • Product and Product Line Managers
  • Process Leads and Life-cycle Governance personnel
  • Enterprise, System, and Solution Architects
  • Internal Change Agents, Lean-Agile Center for Excellence (LACE), Agile Working Group
Exam Details

Exam Details

Exam name: SAFe® 4 Program Consultant 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 Implementing SAFe® course.
Exam duration: Once the exam begins, candidates have 120 minutes (2 hours) to complete the exam.
Number of questions: 60.
Passing score: 45 out of 60 (75% pass rate).
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 $250.
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.

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