SAFe Advanced Scrum Master (SASM)

With SAFe® SASM Cer­ti­fi­ca­tion

SAFe Advanced Scrum Master BadgeThe next step in the Scrum Master’s learn­ing path. This two-day course pre­pares cur­rent Scrum Mas­ters for their lead­er­ship role in facil­i­tat­ing Agile team, pro­gram, and enter­prise suc­cess in a SAFe®implementation.

The course cov­ers facil­i­ta­tion of cross-team inter­ac­tions in sup­port of the 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. Attend­ing the class pre­pares you to take the exam and become a cer­ti­fied SAFe® Advanced Scrum Mas­ter (SASM).


Audience

The fol­low­ing indi­vid­u­als will ben­e­fit from this course:
  • Exist­ing Scrum Mas­ters
  • Team lead­ers, project man­agers, and oth­ers who have assumed the role of an Agile team facil­i­ta­tor in a SAFe or enter­prise Agile con­text
  • Engi­neer­ing and devel­op­ment man­agers who will be respon­si­ble for Agile exe­cu­tion and for coach­ing teams and teams of teams
  • Agile coach­es
  • Agile pro­gram man­agers and prospec­tive Release Train Engi­neers

Learning Goals

After this course, you should be able to:
  • Apply SAFe prin­ci­ples to facil­i­ta­tion, enable­ment, and coach­ing in the mul­ti-team envi­ron­ment
  • Build a high-per­form­ing team and fos­ter relent­less improve­ment at the team and pro­gram lev­els
  • Address Agile and Scrum anti-pat­terns
  • Sup­port the adop­tion of engi­neer­ing prac­tices, DevOps, and Agile archi­tec­ture
  • Apply Kan­ban and flow to opti­mize 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

  • SAFe frame­work, val­ues, and Lean-Agile prin­ci­ples
  • Agile and Scrum anti-pat­terns
  • Pro­gram incre­ment plan­ning, exe­cu­tion, and Inspect and Adapt work­shops
  • Qual­i­ty engi­neer­ing, Agile archi­tec­ture, and DevOps prac­tices
  • Kan­ban for facil­i­tat­ing team and pro­gram flow of work
  • Build­ing high-per­form­ing teams
  • Inter­ac­tion with the sys­tem team, deploy­ment, UX, archi­tects, prod­uct own­ers, prod­uct man­age­ment, and busi­ness own­ers
  • Learn­ing and Com­mu­ni­ties of Prac­tice

Course Prerequisites

Atten­dees of the SAFe SASM course are strong­ly sug­gest­ed to have one of the fol­low­ing cer­tifi­cates: SAFe Scrum Mas­ter (SSM), Cer­ti­fied Scrum­Mas­ter (CSM), or Pro­fes­sion­al Scrum Mas­ter (PSM).


SAFe Certification

You can reg­is­ter online for this SAFe Advanced Scrum Mas­ter course. Use the form for the fit­ting course date (see below). The train­ing takes place in Zurich or Berne. The costs for par­tic­i­pat­ing are CHF 1’800, exclud­ing VAT, per par­tic­i­pant. The price con­tains 2 days of train­ing, exam, course mate­ri­als, and lunch. Atten­dees who pass the exam will receive:
  • A SAFe Advanced Scrum Mas­ter cer­tifi­cate
  • A one-year cer­ti­fied mem­ber­ship as a SAFe Advanced Scrum Mas­ter
  • A SAFe Advanced Scrum Mas­ter brand­ing kit with the SASM cer­ti­fi­ca­tion mark

Registration & SAFe Certification

You can reg­is­ter online for this SAFe Advanced Scrum Mas­ter course. Use the form for the fit­ting course date (see below). The train­ing takes place in Zurich or Berne. The costs for par­tic­i­pat­ing are CHF 1’800, exclud­ing VAT, per par­tic­i­pant. The price con­tains 2 days of train­ing, exam, course mate­ri­als, and lunch.


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