Leading SAFe 4.0 Training

Course #:TP2612

Leading SAFe 4.0 Training

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.


The SAFe Agilist certification program is for executives, managers, Agile change agents responsible for leading a Lean-Agile change initiative in a large software enterprise. It validates their knowledge in applying the Scaled Agile Framework, lean thinking, and product development flow principles in an enterprise context so they can lead the adoption of the Scaled Agile Framework.

This course is a requirement for those seeking certification as a Scaled Agile Framework Agilist (SA).

Learning Objectives

After this course, you will understand how to:

  • Apply SAFe to scale Lean and Agile development in your enterprise
  • Support the execution of Agile Release Trains
  • Coordinate large Value Streams
  • Manage a Lean-Agile Portfolio
  • Align the organization to a common process model
  • Configure the Framework for your context
  • Unlock the intrinsic motivation of knowledge workers
  • Support a Lean-Agile transformation in your 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 SA certification exam.

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


2 Days

Certification Kit

Attendees who pass the exam will receive:

  • A SAFe Agilist certificate (SA)
  • One year certified membership as a SAFe Agilist
  • SAFe Agilist branding kit with the SA certification mark

Outline of Leading SAFe 4.0 Training

Day 1

  • Introducing the Scaled Agile 
  • Embracing Lean and Agile values
  • Understanding SAFe Principles
  • Implementing the Agile Release Train
  • Experiencing PI Planning


Day 2

  • Executing and releasing value
  • Building an Agile Portfolio
  • Leading the Lean-Agile enterprise
We regularly offer classes in these and other cities. Atlanta, Austin, Baltimore, Calgary, Chicago, Cleveland, Dallas, Denver, Detroit, Houston, Jacksonville, Miami, Montreal, New York City, Orlando, Ottawa, Philadelphia, Phoenix, Pittsburgh, Seattle, Toronto, Vancouver, Washington DC.