Agile Training Courses

Training Courses with Ian Banner

Welcome!

Our creator and founder – Ian Banner is a SAFe certified SPC4 consultant, able to offer many training courses to certification.

We offer three types of training

Private courses – Exclusive training for delegates within one organisation, at a time and place to suit you.

Public courses  – Available to everyone via our website on a first-come, first served-basis.

– Elearning courses – Online training direct to your computer or device.

Our Next Course : SAFe Scrum Master with SSM Certification - 10th and 17th March - Central London - £795 ex VAT

This course is targeted at proffesional contractors who want to take courses, but don’t want to lose their opportunity for income.

DAY 1 – will take place on SATURDAY 10th March
DAY 2 – will take place a few weeks later on SATURDAY 17th March

Both days will take place at a modern hotel in Central London, within easy commute of the central rail stations.

 

Our Next Course : SAFe Scrum Master with SSM Certification - 3rd and 24th March - Edinburgh - £695 ex VAT

This course is targeted at proffesional contractors who want to take courses, but don’t want to lose their oportunity for income.

DAY 1 – will take place on SATURDAY 3rd March
DAY 2 – will take place a few weeks later on SATURDAY 24th March

Both days will take place at a modern hotel in Edinburgh with Buffet Lunch, Snacks, Coffe and Car Parking included.

All course materials will be provided as videos in advance of the training days, via a secure membership site. This to aid those who benefit from working an advance. This also helps if you need to miss some of the training day because of other commitments. You’ll still be able to take the certification exams.

Discover the role of Scrum Master in a SAFe® enterprise. This SAFe Scrum Master course explores the role of Scrum in the context of the entire enterprise and prepares you to successfully plan and execute the Program Increment (PI), the primary enabler of alignment throughout all levels of a SAFe organisation. This includes learning the key components of scaled Agile development, how Scrum is facilitated throughout the enterprise, and how to execute iteration planning. Discover how to coach Agile teams to deliver the maximum business value that is achievable through SAFe.

The SSM certification signifies that you are prepared to perform the role of Scrum Master in a SAFe environment, increasing your value to teams and organisations that are implementing SAFe.

This course will include pre-work that covers the syllabus used by Scrum Alliance for Scrum Master Certification, but this not part of the final certification test

Other courses available from Big Agility (contact us for more details):

SAFe Scrum Master with SSM Certification
Based on version 4.5 of SAFe, this course explores the role of Scrum in the context of the entire enterprise and prepares you to successfully plan and execute the Program Increment (PI), the primary enabler of alignment throughout all levels of a SAFe organisation. This includes learning the key components of scaled Agile development, how Scrum is facilitated throughout the enterprise, and how to execute iteration planning. Discover how to coach Agile teams to deliver the maximum business value that is achievable through SAFe.

The SSM certification signifies that you are prepared to perform the role of Scrum Master in a SAFe environment, increasing your value to teams and organisations that are implementing SAFe.

Click here for more information on this course

SAFe Advanced Scrum Master
Advancing Scrum Master servant leadership with the Scaled Agile Framework (SAFe®) with SAFe® Advanced Scrum Master Certification
Based on version 4.5 of SAFe

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.

Leading SAFe® with SA Certification

Learn the SAFe framework for Agile Leaders by applying a Lean-Agile mindset with SAFe. Course includes SAFe 4 Agilist Certification and is based on version 4.5 of SAFe

Develop a skillset that’s in demand worldwide—and empower your enterprise to succeed in a disruptive marketplace—when you become a SAFe 4 Agilist (SA). During this two-day course, you’ll learn the principles and practices of the Scaled Agile Framework® (SAFe), how to execute and release value through Agile Release Trains, and what it means to lead a Lean-Agile transformation at enterprise scale.

You will gain an understanding of the Lean-Agile mindset and why it’s so effective in today’s adapt-or-die marketplace. You’ll also get practical advice on supporting Agile teams and programs, empowering a Lean Portfolio, building a continuous delivery pipeline and DevOps culture, and coordinating large solutions.

SAFe for Teams with SA Certification
Our two-day SAFe® 4.5 for Teams course teaches Scrum principles, and goes beyond fundamental learning to include Lean thinking tools, roles and processes. It also teaches the software engineering practices that are needed to achieve the code quality necessary for scaling Scrum, Lean, and XP inspired practices to your enterprise business context. New teams in an enterprise agile adoption program, or existing Scrum teams that need restructuring for scaling, will find value in this course.

Click here to find out more about the course

SAFe Advanced Scrum Master
This course explores the role of Scrum in the context of the entire enterprise and prepares you to successfully plan and execute the Program Increment (PI), the primary enabler of alignment throughout all levels of a SAFe organisation. This includes learning the key components of scaled Agile development, how Scrum is f

Click here to find out more about the course