SAFe® for Government

Applying Lean-Agile practices in the public sector with SAFe®

This course is designed for government leaders and influencers who can guide the decision to adopt SAFe® within their agency or program. Examples include:

  • Executives, directors, branch chiefs
  • Managers of development, engineering, quality assurance (QA), architecture, operations, support
  • Program and project managers
  • Program/Project Management Offices (PMOs)



Transitioning to Lean-Agile practices for building technology-based capabilities is especially challenging in the government context

Challenges of legacy governance, contracting, and organizational barriers can be overcome with the right information and strategies. During this two-day course, attendees will 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 of a program inside a government agency.

Attendees gain an understanding of the Lean-Agile mindset and why it’s an essential foundation for transformation. They’ll also get practical advice on building high-performing, multi-vendor Agile teams and programs, managing technology investments in Lean flow, acquiring solutions with Agile contracting, launching the program, and planning and delivering value using SAFe®. 

Attendees also learn how specific leadership behaviors can drive successful organizational change in government.

What You Will Learn

To perform the role of a SAFe® for Government leader, you should be able to:

What You'll Get

Class registration includes:


Those who attend this course should be familiar with Agile principles and practices and must have attended at least one SAFe® course prior to
attending this one.

Annual Renewal

Certifications expire one year from the date the certification is earned.

Topics Covered​

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