Leaders in today’s conditions need to be able to operate effectively amid uncertainty, complexity and rapid change. Certified Agile Leadership is a two-day workshop focused on the role, responsibilities and reasons for being an agile leader. Create a personalized plan in this highly interactive program that can be put directly into action following the workshop. You will gain experience to:
Stay engaged and entertained through a rich combination of discussions with peers, lecture, movies, micro-exercises and more. This course is taught by actual executives who have personally been at the forefront of numerous agile transformations, and are recognized thought leaders in the agile space for over fifteen years. Personal experience in both public and commercial organizations with the full gamut of agile techniques including Scrum, Kanban, scaling methods and DevOps helps instructors connect with the real-world needs of participants, instead of just conveying theory. Learn what has and hasn’t worked in real world whole-company transformations, encompassing not just software development but also impacts to HR, finance, marketing and more.
The Scrum Alliance CAL program has changed as of June 2020. If you take a CAL I 2-day training with LitheSpeed, you will earn the CAL-E and CAL-O certifications.
Author, Consultant, Entrepreneur and Trainer Sanjiv Augustine
Industry-leading Agile and Lean expert Sanjiv Augustine has transformed organizations through enterprise Agile methods for 25 years. Sanjiv has served as a trusted advisor to executives and management at leading firms including: Capital One, The Capital Group, CNBC, Comcast, Freddie Mac, Fannie Mae, Nationwide Insurance, Walmart and Samsung. Sanjiv is the chair of the Agile Alliance Agile Executive Forum, is a regular keynote speaker, and has authored several publications including Transitioning to Agile Project Management: A Roadmap for the Perplexed, The Lean-Agile PMO: Using Lean Thinking to Accelerate Agile Project Delivery and the books Managing Agile Projects (Prentice Hall 2005) and Scaling Agile: A Lean JumpStart. Get to know Sanjiv.
The Scrum Alliance Certified Agile Leadership (CAL) program includes introductory education to bring awareness of the focus and journey of the Agile leader as well as an advanced path of validated learning and practice for the leader to continue the learning journey. An Agile leader is knowledgeable about agile values, approaches and practices. And they strive to find creative solutions through increased self-awareness, a growth mindset and team engagement. In an Agile organization, leaders must shift from directive approaches to ones that enable autonomy, mastery and purpose within the ranks of their employees. In the Certified Agile Leadership workshop, you will assess the current state of agility within your organizations and discuss the unique requirements of the agile leader’s role. During the workshop, develop short-term plans to drive better application of the agile mindset and techniques.
Over 2 days, review different scaling frameworks and learn to break down barriers to enterprise agility and develop short-term plans to drive better application of the agile mindset and techniques. Come ready to dive into case studies in an intense enterprise-focused exploration of Lean & Agile methods. Craft your Agile leadership strategy alongside other leaders and executives to deliver faster results, higher quality, and unparalleled innovation throughout your company. You will:
2 8-hour online training days are fun and exciting as you learn with fellow professionals from around the world.
Some answers to online training FAQs from our students:
Role of the Agile Leader
The Context for Agile: Why Do You Need Lean & Agile Methods?
An Overview of Lean & Agile Methods
Scaling Framework Patterns
Leadership in an Agile Context
Lead with Focus: Modeling Awareness, Empathy & Systems Savvy
Change the System: Creating an Agile Environment
Steer from the Edges: Facilitating a Self-Managing Culture
The Agile Organization: Building a Lean Enterprise
Agile Approaches to Change
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This class was high energy and the instructor was amazing. Best training class ever.