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SAFe 5.0 for Architects with ARCH Certification - Columbus - August | Eliassen Group | Tuesday, 25. August 2020

Attendees can improve collaboration and alignment in a SAFe® Lean-Agile enterprise when they become a SAFe Architect. The SAFe® for Architects course prepares System, Solution, and Enterprise Architects to engage across the organization as effective leaders and change agents who collaboratively deliver architectural solutions. During this three-day course, attendees will explore the roles, responsibilities, and mindset of Agile Architects, and appreciate how to align architecture with business value and drive continuous flow to large systems-of-systems while supporting SAFe program execution. This course is for senior technical contributors who need to understand the role of System, Solution, and Enterprise Architects in Lean-Agile enterprises. The course is also appropriate for individuals desiring a deeper view into how architecture enables continuous value flow and how architects engage in, and contribute to, a Lean-Agile enterprise.
Duration: 3 Days
Certification: SAFe Architects (ARCH)
Pre-Requisites: Have attended at least one SAFe course prior to attending this one
The following individuals will benefit from this course:

System, Solution, and Enterprise architects
Architects in supporting technical disciplines
Experienced software developers
Technical managers making architectural decisions
Product leaders collaborating with architects

Typical Topics and Activities:

Exemplifying Lean-Agile architecture
Architecting for DevOps and Release on Demand
Aligning architecture with business value
Developing Solution Vision, Solution Intent, and Roadmaps
Preparing architecture for Program Increment (PI) Planning
Coordinating architecture throughout PI Planning
Supporting Continuous Delivery during PI execution
Supporting new Strategic Themes and Value Streams
Leading as an architect during a Lean-Agile transformation

Learning Objectives:
At the end of the course, attendees should be able to:

Architect using SAFe principles
Align architecture with business value
Develop and communicate architecture vision and intent
Plan architectural runway to enable delivery success
Architect for continuous delivery and Release on Demand
Lead and coach architects and team members during Program Increment (PI) Planning and execution
Provide leadership during a Lean-Agile transformation


Attendee workbook
Course certificate of completion
Preparation and eligibility to take the SAFe® ARCH certification exam
One-year membership to the SAFe Community Platform
One certification exam attempt

After completion of the SAFe for Architects Workshop, Eliassen Group recommends additional services to help implement objectives learning in the course:

Big Board Planning
DevOps Value Stream Workshop

Continuing Education Credit Information:
Upon successful completion of this course, attendees are eligible to receive 24 PDU or SEU learning credits from the Project Management Institute or Scrum Alliance. Attendees may submit these credits under Category C: Courses Provided by other 3rd party provider. The Talent Triangle is broken down as follows:

Technical: 10
Strategic: 10
Leadership: 4

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