Implementing SAFe Atlanta

4-day Implementing SAFe program training course

4-day Implementing SAFe training course

During this four-day course, attendees will learn how to lead a Lean-Agile transformation by leveraging the practices and principles of the Scaled Agile Framework (SAFe). Attendees will also gain insights and practice how to coach programs, launch Agile Release Trains, build a Continuous Delivery Pipeline with DevOps culture, and empower a Lean Portfolio. The first two days of the course—Leading SAFe—will provide them with the basis to teach SAFe to leaders. The final two days focus exclusively on what it takes to successfully implement SAFe in the enterprise.


Lead an enterprise Lean-Agile transformation and implement the Scaled Agile Framework (SAFe) and empower with a Lean Portfolio

Launch and support Agile Release Trains, and coordinate Large Solutions

Build and execute an implementation rollout strategy and train managers and executives in Leading SAFee


Attending the class prepares individuals to take the exam and become a Certified SAFe Program Consultant (SPC)

Program training


Details about the exam

Leading SAFe – Days 1 and 2

  • Introducing the Scaled Agile Framework (SAFe)
  • Embracing a Lean-Agile Mindset
  • Understanding SAFe Principles
  • Creating High-Performing Teams and Programs
  • Experiencing Program Increment (PI) Planning
  • Exploring, Executing, and Releasing Value
  • Leading a Lean-Agile Enterprise
  • Empowering a Lean Portfolio
  • Building Large Solutions

Implementing SAFe – Days 3 and 4

  • Reaching the SAFe Tipping Point
  • Designing the Implementation
  • Launching an ART
  • Coaching ART Execution
  • Extending to the Portfolio
  • Sustaining and Improving
  • Becoming a SAFe 4 Program Consultant (SPC)

  • Name: SAFe 4 Program Consultant (SPC)
  • Format: Multiple Choice
  • Delivery: Web-based (single-browser), closed book, no outside assistance, timed
  • Access: Candidates can access the exam within the SAFe Community Platform upon completion of the Leading SAFe course
  • Duration: Once the exam begins, candidates have 120 minutes (1.5 hours) to complete the exam
  • Number of Questions: 60
  • Passing Score: 45 out of 60 (75% passing score)
  • Language – English

Collaboration Proposal

Gladwell Academy and CollabNet VersionOne will organize together an Implementing SAFe (SPC) course at the HQ of CollabNet VersionOne in Atlanta. Both parties will market this course in their own network.

Services and Deliverables

Max # participants 24

Date: October 2019 - To be announced and discussed soon

Daily Deligated Fee p.p.p.d. €25,-- Gladwell Academy

CollabNet VersionOne shall be entitled to the following fees as compensation for undertaking the marketing activities for promotion of Open Enrollment courses: 10% on early bird price (€2.595,--) or normal price which applies one month before start training course (€2.695,--) both prices are including licenses.