SAFe® Lean Portfolio Management (LPM) Course
Aligning Strategy with Execution using the Scaled Agile Framework.
SAFe® Lean Portfolio Management Certification
Aligning strategy with execution is critical to any organization’s success and a key aspect of Scaled Agile Framework®. With a Lean Portfolio Management (LPM) approach, you can collaborate across silos, empower teams, and organize around value to adapt to what customers want, faster.
The Lean Portfolio Management course helps executives, project management officers (PMOs) and other key stakeholders plan dynamically and be flexible enough to adjust initiatives and budgets as the market changes.
The LPM course provides the guidance and tools attendees need to work effectively in remote environments with distributed teams. You’ll learn how to connect portfolio strategy and initiatives to the agility planning and execution of work, how to integrate feedback from participatory budgeting, and how to adapt to change while maintaining your funding vision and roadmap.
How to connect the portfolio to the enterprise
How to maintain portfolio vision and roadmap
How to establish Lean budgets and guardrails
How to create portfolio flow
This course is designed for leaders and influencers who are responsible for the Lean Portfolio Management function
• Executives and leaders (CIOs, CEOs, CFOs, CTOs, and VPs)
• Enterprise architects
• Product managers and solution managers
• Business unit managers
• Program office personnel
• SPCs and enterprise Agile coaches
• Human resources
• Epic Owners
LPM Answers the questions
How do I plan for and execute a PI?
How do I connect strategy to execution?
How do I manage flow and solve perpetual overload?
How can I fund and govern dynamically?
How does Lean Portfolio Management fit into SAFe?
How do I create clarity and visibility into the architectural vision for an ART?
All are welcome to attend the course, regardless of experience. However, the following recommendations will make the training more productive:
• Familiarity with Agile concepts and principles
• Attended a Leading SAFe® or SAFe® PO/PM course
• Experience working in a SAFe environment
Course workbook and SAFe Studio access to help you prepare to take the certification exam, claim your digital badge, and tools to get started in your SAFe role
Remote learning via SAFe® Virtual Classrooms
One-year membership to SAFe Studio with your first class attendance
Complete LPM Practice Guide to help plan and execute a successful LPM adoption
Platform access to e-learning modules and curated members-only content to support your SAFe transformation
Member discussion forms to engage in ongoing conversations on the SAFe framework or how to perform better as part of an Agile Team
Lean Portfolio Manager certification exam
Access to the optional Getting Started with LPM Workshop
Please read about SAFe's annual renewal fees here.
R42 000 per person.
(PDUs) and Scrum
Education Units (SEUs)
Attendees may be eligible to apply for PDUs toward their
continuing education requirements with the Project Management
Institute (PMI) for PMP, PgMP, and PMI-ACP certifications
• Attendees may be eligible to apply for SEUs under category C, toward earning or renewing their CSP through Scrum Alliance.