BTII Institute Project Management 


SAFe® for Teams Course Description

Associated Certification: SAFe® Practitioner (SP)

Continuing Education Requirements: 16 PDUs toward their continuing education requirements with the Project Management Institute (PMI) for PMP and PMI-ACP certifications. Attendees may be eligible to apply for SEUs under category C, toward earning or renewing their CSP through Scrum Alliance.

Course Description: This two-day course teaches teams who are part of an Agile Release Train (ART) how to work in an Agile environment using Scrum, Kanban, and XP. The teams will learn how to become Agile Teams, build their backlog, and plan and execute iterations. Agile teams learn about their ART and their role in it, planning, executing, and improving with other teams. This class prepares teams to run a Program Increment (PI), including all meetings at the Team and Program level with a specific focus on the upcoming PI planning. 

Course Length: 16 hours (2.0 days)

Target Student: Attendees typically include stakeholders of an Agile Release Train at the beginning of its SAFe journey

Prerequisites: Familiarity with project management and/or Agile concepts.
Performance-Based Objectives: Upon successful completion of this course, students will be able to:

    • Apply SAFe to scale Lean and Agile development in your enterprise
    • Know your team and its role on the Agile Release Train
    • Know all other teams on the train, their roles and the dependencies between the teams
    • Plan iterations
    • Execute iterations, demo value, and improve your process
    • Plan Program Increments Integrate and work with other teams on the train