Opportunity – Proper training in agile methods for complex organizations

Agile_WoW

Rapid changes in today’s working environments demand prepared organizations. The solution is spelled Agility and all organizations can benefit from implement agile working methods.

Now, you can get proper training in agile methods by the senior agile- coach, advisor and trainer Håkan Jegebo.

At Sigma we know the difference between "just a class" and an exceptional learning experience. We want to make our customers transition from a traditional approach to an agile one less painful. The secret spice is our trainer’s knowledge of best practice and track records.

Sigma Agile Way of Working has experienced, dedicated people, to help and guide larger, more complex organizations to plan, measure, manage and keep track of their large-scale agile transformations, in a structured way.

The trainer, Håkan Jegebo, is a senior agile coach and advisor at Sigma Agile WoW. A management consultant passionate about different cultures and relations. Specialized in Lean & Agile while having extensive experience and expertise in marketing and communications. He has 25+ years’ experience from the fields of IT/telecom, automotive, retail and offshore in Europe and Brazil.

Sigma Agile WoW has the pleasure of offering courses in these topics:

22nd- 24th of September – Agile Team Start-Up

Even called Scrum, Lean and much more Agile (Agile Master)

Have you ever wondered how to increase client satisfaction? How to manage fuzzy projects with unclear goals and requirements, project scopes that just keep growing or customers that keep changing their minds? How to deliver on time with greater reliability or how to ensure organizational-wide buy-in? Or have you simply wondered what Scrum, Lean and Agile are all about in practice? If so, this is the course for you.

13 th -15th of October – Leading SAFe 4.6

During this three-day course, attendees will gain the knowledge necessary to lead a Lean-Agile enterprise by leveraging the Scaled Agile Framework® (SAFe®), and its underlying principles derived from Lean, systems thinking, Agile development, product development flow, and DevOps. They will discuss the five competencies needed to become a Lean Enterprise. They will also learn and practice the skills for supporting and executing PI Planning events and coordinating multiple Agile Release Trains (ARTs).

Attendees will gain an understanding of the Lean-Agile mindset, why it’s so effective in today’s adapt-or-die marketplace, and what it means to lead a Lean-Agile transformation. They’ll also learn how to build and support Agile teams and programs and much more. Attending the class prepares individuals to take the exam and become a certified SAFe® Agilist (SA)

28 th -29th of November – SAFe Product Owner / Product Manager

Develop the skillsets needed to guide the delivery of value in a Lean enterprise—and learn about the activities, tools, and mechanics used to manage backlogs and programs—by becoming a SAFe® 4 Product Owner/Product Manager (POPM). During this two-day course, attendees will gain an in-depth understanding of the Agile Release Train (ART), how it delivers value, and what they can do to effectively perform their role.

They will also learn how to apply Lean thinking to write Epics, break them down into Features and Stories, plan and execute Iterations, and plan Program Increments. Finally, attendees learn about the Continuous Delivery Pipeline and DevOps culture, how to effectively integrate as Product Owners and Product Managers, and what it takes to relentlessly improve the ART.

2st -3rd of  December – SAFe Advanced Scrum Master

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.

 

For more information, please contact anneli.svantesson@sigma.se

You can also order the course program, with more information of what you will benefit from the courses.