SAFe Advanced Scrum Master (SASM)

SAFe Advanced Scrum Master (SASM) Course Description

Duration: 2.00 days (16 hours)

This course prepares existing Scrum Masters to take a leadership role in facilitating Agile team, program, and enterprise success in a SAFe implementation. This 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.

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Intended Audience for this SAFe Advanced Scrum Master (SASM) 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
  • » Prospective release train engineers

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Course Prerequisites for SAFe Advanced Scrum Master (SASM)

  • » Attendees of the SAFe SASM course are strongly suggested to have one of these Certification: - SAFe Scrum Master (SSM), Certified ScrumMaster (CSM), Professional Scrum Master (PSM)

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SAFe Advanced Scrum Master (SASM) Course Objectives

  • » 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

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SAFe Advanced Scrum Master (SASM) Course Outline

      1. The Scaled Agile Framework (SAFe), values, and Lean-Agile principles
      2. Agile and Scrum anti-patterns
      3. Program Increment planning, execution, and Inspect and Adapt workshops
      4. Quality engineering, Agile architecture, and DevOps practices
      5. Kanban for facilitating team and program flow of work
      6. Building high-performing teams
      7. Interaction with the system team, deployment, UX, architects, product owners, product management, and business owners
      8. Learning and Communities of Practice

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Skills Assessment

We ensure your success by asking all students to take a FREE Skill Assessment test. These short, instructor-written tests are an objective measure of your current skills that help us determine whether or not you will be able to meet your goals by attending this course at your current skill level. If we determine that you need additional preparation or training in order to gain the most value from this course, we will recommend cost-effective solutions that you can use to get ready for the course.

Our required skill-assessments ensure that:

  1. All students in the class are at a comparable skill level, so the class can run smoothly without beginners slowing down the class for everyone else.
  2. NetCom students enjoy one of the industry's highest success rates, and pass rates when a certification exam is involved.
  3. We stay committed to providing you real value. Again, your success is paramount; we will register you only if you have the skills to succeed.
This assessment is for your benefit and best taken without any preparation or reference materials, so your skills can be objectively measured.

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