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SAFe 4.6 Advanced Scrum Master - RVA (1)

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SAFe 4.6 Advanced Scrum Master - RVA (1)

Date | Time | Time Zone

Oct 26, 2019, 9:00 AM – 1:00 PM
Richmond, VA, 3950 Westerre Pkwy, Henrico, VA 23233, USA

About the Course

Trainer: Anand Francis

SAFe® Advanced Scrum Master

Advancing Scrum Master servant leadership with the Scaled Agile Framework (SAFe®)with SAFe® 4 Advanced Scrum Master Certification

Summary

This two-day course prepares current Scrum Masters for their leadership role in facilitating Agile team, program, and enterprise success in a Scaled Agile Framework (SAFe®) implementation. 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.

Learning Goals

To perform the role of a SAFe® Advanced Scrum Master, attendees should be able to:

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 eXtreme Programming (XP) frameworks to optimize flow and improve 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

Topics Covered

Exploring the Scrum Master role in the SAFe enterprise

Applying SAFe Principles: A Scrum Master’s perspective

Exploring Agile and Scrum anti-patterns

Facilitating program execution

Improving flow with Kanban and XP

Building high-performing teams

Improving program performance with Inspect and Adapt

What Attendees Get

The class registration includes:

Attendee workbook

Preparation and eligibility to take the SAFe® 4 Advanced Scrum Master (SASM) exam

One-year membership to the SAFe Community Platform

Course certificate of completion

Attendees must attend both days of the course in order to qualify for the exam.

Who will benefit?

The following individuals will benefit from this course:

Existing Scrum Masters

Team leaders, project managers, and others assuming the role of an Agile

Team facilitator in a SAFe or enterprise Agile context

Engineering and development managers responsible for Agile execution and coaching teams, including teams of teams

Agile coaches

Agile Program Managers

Prospective SAFe Release Train Engineers

Prerequisites

All are welcome to attend the course, regardless of experience. However, having one or more of the following certifications is highly recommended for those who intend to take the SAFe® 4 Advanced Scrum Master (SASM) certification exam:

SAFe® 4 Scrum Master (SSM) certification

Certified Scrum Master (CSM) certification

Professional Scrum Master (PSM) certification

SAFe Certification Kit

Attendees who pass the certification exam will receive:

SAFe Advanced Scrum Master certificate

A SAFe 4 Advanced Scrum Master digital badge to promote your accomplishment online

A one-year certified membership as a SAFe Advanced Scrum Master, which includes access to the SASM Community of Practice

A SAFe Advanced Scrum Master certification usage guide with SASM certification marks

Access to a variety of learning resources to support certified professionals during their SAFe journey

Annual Renewal

Certifications expire one year from the date the certification is earned.

Renewal fee is $195

Renewal fee for the SSM certification is included in SASM renewal (if your SASM certification is up-to-date)

Exam Details

Exam Name: : SAFe® 4 Advanced Scrum Master Exam

Exam Format: Multiple choice; Multiple select

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 SAFe 4 Advanced Scrum Master course

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 $50.

Exam Duration: Once the exam begins, candidates have 120 minutes (1.5hours) to complete the exam

Number of Questions: 60

Passing Score: 42 out of 60(70%)

Language – English

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. Contact support@scaledagile.com for any retake questions.

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

Attendees may be eligible to apply for 15 PDUs toward their continuing education requirements with the Project Management Institute (PMI) for PMP, PgMP, and PMIACP certifications

Attendees may be eligible to apply for SEUs under category C, toward earning or renewing their CSP through Scrum Alliance

For more information contact rk@myagilegurus.com

or Call/text us at 703-945-6060

Refund/ Cancellation Policy:

For cancellation period greater than 30 days to the start of the class you get full refund if you cancel

For cancellation period less than 15 days and more than 5days to the start of the class you get full refund minus the $175 processing fee, if you cancel.

No refund for cancellations within 5 days of class start date, if you cancel.

Classes may be cancelled due to low enrollment or any unforeseen reasons. Agile Gurus is not responsible for any reimbursements for time, rentals, travel etc. due to a cancelled class. We recommend that you contact us for the class status before making any travel arrangements.

In the event a class is cancelled by us for any reason, all ticket holders are entitled to a full refund for their purchased ticket

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