Certified SAFe® Scrum Master - P211011QIO

AgileAsia Pte Ltd

Course introduction

This SAFe® 5 Scrum Master (SSM) Certification course introduces you to the concepts of a Scaled Agile Framework enterprise and helps you to plan and execute the Program Increment. The course will teach you the key components of Agile at scale development, how to execute Iteration Planning, and how to build high-performing Agile teams.

This includes learning the key components of scaled Agile development, how Scrum is facilitated throughout the enterprise, and how to execute iteration planning. You’ll also discover how to build high performing Agile teams by becoming a servant leader and coach, and how to coach those teams to deliver the maximum business value that is achievable through SAFe. The SSM certification signifies that you are prepared to perform the role of Scrum Master in a SAFe environment, increasing your value to teams and organizations that are implementing SAFe.

Course Benefits

After attending the class, attendees should be able to:
- Identify the key components of Agile development
- Identify the key elements of Scrum
- Explore Scrum in the context of a SAFe enterprise
- Describe the roles and responsibilities of the Scrum Master
- Identify the characteristics of an effective Scrum Master
- Experience PI planning and explore how to facilitate this event
- Experience a complete iteration
- Explore how to facilitate iteration planning, backlog refinement, team and system demos, and the iteration retrospective
- Identify ways to track iteration progress and foster collaboration and synchronization between the teams in the program
- Explore improvement at the Program level with the Inspect and Adapt workshop

Target Audience

The following individuals will benefit from Certified SAFe Scrum Master course:
- Program or Project Managers
- Scrum Masters
- Team Leads
- Release Train Engineers
- Business Analysts
- Agile Coaches
- Portfolio Managers
- Consultants
- Architects
- Engineers
- Developers
- Directors
- Quality Managers
- Product Managers
- Product Owner
- Delivery Manager
- Program Manager

Course Outline

Day 1 - AM Session
Introducing scrum in SAFe

- Examine basic Agile development concepts
- Explore scrum basics Position an Agile Team in a SAFe Enterprise
- Characterizing the role of the Scrum Master
- Examine the responsibilities of the Scrum Master role
- Explore the characteristics of an effective Scrum Master
- Build high-performing teams
- Facilitate effective team events
- Coach the Agile Team using powerful questions Collaborate with other teams

Day 1 - Con't
Experiencing Pl

- Planning Prepare to experience PI Planning
- Create and review draft PI plans
- Finalize plans and establish business value
- Review final plans and commit to a set of PI Objectives
- Facilitate an effective PI Planning

Day 2
Facilitating Iteration execution

- Plan the Iteration
- Track the Iteration progress
- Refine the Backlog
- Facilitate the Iteration Review
- Facilitate relentless improvement
- Support DevOps and Release on Demand

Becoming a Certified SAFe Scrum Master
- Coach the IP Iteration
- Prepare the team for the Inspect and Adapt event
- Exam Preparation

Course Fees

  Individual Sponsored
  Singaporeans aged 40 and above
(90% funding)
Singaporeans aged below 40 and all PRs
(70% funding)
Full Course Fee before GST $2,000.00 $2,000.00
7% GST $140.00 $140.00
Total Course Fee $2,140.00 $2,140.00
Less IBF Funding -$1,926.00 -$1,498.00
Nett Fee Payable $214.00 $642.00

•  To qualify for the funding, all Singapore Citizens or Singapore Permanent Residents must be physically based in Singapore
•  NTUC Members can enjoy up to 50% funding (capped at $250 per year) under Union Training Assistance Programme (UTAP)
*    Sponsoring company must be
•Singapore-based financial Institutions regulated by MAS (licensed or exempt from licensing by MAS)
•FinTech firms certified by Singapore FinTech Association
•   AgileAsia reserves the right to claw back the funded amount from trainee if he/she did not meet the eligibility criteria

Terms and Conditions

For all courses commencing after 1st Jul 2022 and before 31st Dec 2022:
Self-Sponsored Category
  • Singapore Citizens aged 40 years old and above – 90% Subsidy + GST
  • Singapore Citizens aged 40 years old and below – 70% Subsidy + GST
  • Singapore Permanent Residents – 70% Subsidy + GST
- NTUC Members can enjoy up to 50% funding (capped at $250 per year) under the Union Training Assistance Programme (UTAP)

For the latest IBF subsidy scheme, please refer to IBF website https://www.ibf.org.sg/programmes/Pages/IBF-STS.aspx
Please note that prices are subject to change.

Available Course Sessions

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Trainer Profile

Ola Gedenryd

Ola is a Passionate Lean-Agile leader with proven world class expertise within SAFe. He is one of few in the world managed to get the highest level of certification, SPCT. Ola is an active contributor to the development of the framework and the global community. Ola has 15 years of experience to set-up and run Scaled Agile implementations in challenging international environments. The last five years, Ola has focused to help people and their organizations to succeed in their Lean-Agile Transformations by advising and training. Ola has globally trained 1000+ people in different SAFe trainings and has experience of almost the entire stack of trainings from Scaled Agile including ""Train the Trainers"" in ""Implementing SAFe"".

The SAFe® Program Consultant Trainer (SPCT) certification is the highest level of certification provided by Scaled Agile. There are fewer than 100 people worldwide holding this certification. The SPCT program recognizes individuals who demonstrate superior knowledge, competency, and in-depth field experience in adopting Agile across an enterprise with the Scaled Agile Framework®.