The Implementing SAFe with SAFe 5 Program Consultant (SPC) program is for internal agile change agents and external consultants. It provides the tools to implement agile programs and validates their knowledge in agile programs, program portfolio management, agile architecture, and leadership so that they can launch Agile Release Trains as part of an enterprise Lean-Agile change initiative.
Attendees can take optional SPC certification exam after the course. The exam is 120 minutes duration and is accessed online – personal laptops or other mobile devices are required.
Recommended pre-requisites for those taking the SPC Certification exam:
- 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 (e.g., CSM, CSPO, CSP, CSC, CST, Scrum.org, DSDM, ICAgile, PMI-ACP)
Maarit Laanti is the Head Coach of Nitor. She is helping organizations to heal by applying Lean-Agile Methods and practices. She has done her dissertation on large scale agile transformation. Maarit is one of the contributors of SAFe methodology as well as the first certified SAFe Program Consultant Trainer in Finland and the first SAFe Fellow in the Nordics. She has trained over one thousand people to Agile & Lean.
Rami Sirkiä has MSc in Management Accounting and has bridged the finance function and software development function when he implemented a planning and financial system that complied with Scaled Agile SW development. Rami is creator of the Lean-Agile Budgeting of Scaled Agile Framework (2013). Speaker at multiple seminars and events on modern finance function in agile world. Now he is helping companies to succeed in enterprise level agility.
Nitor helps organizations in shifting to a fully agile way of working by using Scaled Agile Framework (SAFe) model for instance. We bring adaptive leadership to every level of the company, from project teams to the budgeting function. We make sure that know-how evolves from theoretical level to practical problem solving.
We have brought Scaled Agile Framework to the Nordics, we contribute to the framework and train new SAFe coaches. Over the past 7 years, we have trained over 6000 people to agile methods all over the world! Welcome to learn with us!
If you can not participate this course, you can send someone else instead of you. If cancellation is done less than 14 days before the course start, we will charge 50% of the price. In case of no show without any cancellation, we will charge the whole price.