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Leading SAFe 4.6 with SAFe Agilist Certification Fort Worth,Texas (Weekend)
Sat, 15 Aug 2020 09:00:00 +0000

Leading SAFe® 4.6 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). This two-day course teaches the Lean-Agile principles and practices of the Scaled Agile Framework® (SAFe®). You’ll learn how to execute and release value through Agile Release Trains, how to build an Agile Portfolio, and how to lead a Lean-Agile transformation at enterprise scale. You will gain an understanding of the Lean-Agile mindset and how to apply the principles and practices of SAFe to support Agile teams, programs, program portfolio management, and to coordinate large Value Streams. Attending the class prepares you to take the exam and become a certified SAFe® Agilist (SA).  Audience The following individuals will benefit from this course: Executives and Leaders, Managers, Directors, CIOs, and VPs Development, QA and Infrastructure Management Program and Project Managers Product and Product Line Management Portfolio Managers, PMO, and Process Leads Enterprise, System and Solution Architects  Learning Objectives After this course, you will understand how to: Apply SAFe to scale Lean and Agile development in your enterprise Support the execution of Agile Release Trains Coordinate large Value Streams Manage a Lean-Agile Portfolio Align the organisation to a common process model Configure the Framework for your context Unlock the intrinsic motivation of knowledge workers Support a Lean-Agile transformation in your enterprise  Detailed Course Guide The course consists of the following: 1. Intro to SAFe Introduction to the Scaled Agile Framework 2. Lean Thinking An overview of Lean Software Development and Product Development Flow 3. Agile Development Application of Agile development in the enterprise context. Business Benefits. 4. SAFe ScrumXP An experiential walk-through of “SAFe ScrumXP”, focusing on scalable technical, project management and economic prioritization practices that enable scaling to the program and portfolio level 5. Agile Release Train Identification, implementation and execution of Agile Release Trains – long-lived programs whereby teams-of-agile-teams optimize quality and velocity delivery for the enterprises larger value streams 6. Agile Portfolio Management Agile transformational patterns for Strategy and Investment Funding, Program Management, and Governance 7. Agile Architecture Principles of Agile Architecture, role of System and Enterprise Architects, and Architecting with Flow 8. Scaling Leadership Scaling Enterprise Lean|Agile leadership By the end of this course, attendees will be able to: * Apply lean, agile and product development flow principles to improve productivity, employee engagement, time to market, and quality * Apply the Scaled Agile Framework based on lecture, real-world examples, and insights by Scaled Agile experts * Understand the skills necessary for an enterprise transformation based on the information and examples presented, and additional recommended readings and resources * Gain the insights into the leadership skill most effective in unlocking the intrinsic motivation of software development knowledge workers, and begin applying them in your context  SAFe® Certification Attending the class prepares you to take the exam and become a certified SAFe® Agilist (SA). Exam Details Name: SAFe 4 Agilist Exam Format: Multiple Choice Delivery: Web-based (single-browser), closed book, no outside assistance, timed Access: Candidates can access the exam within the SAFe Community Platform upon completion of the Leading SAFe course Duration: Once the exam begins, candidates have 90 minutes (1.5 hours) to complete the exam Number of Questions: 45 Passing Score: 34 out of 45 (76% passing score SAFe® Certification Kit Attendees who pass the exam will receive: A SAFe Agilist certificate One year certified membership as a SAFe Agilist SAFe Agilist branding kit with the SA certification mark   What You Get The class registration includes: Attendee workbooks Eligibility to take the SAFe Agilist exam One-year membership to Scaled Agile, with access to members-only resources such as webinars, workbooks, guidance presentations, and advance notice of upcoming SAFe products SAFe Agilist (SA) attendance certificate upon request   Professional Development Units (PDUs) and Scrum Education Units (SEUs) Attendees may be eligible to apply for 16 PDUs toward their continuing education requirements with the Project Management Institute (PMI) for PMP and PMI-ACP certifications. Attendees may be eligible to apply for SEUs under category C, toward earning or renewing their CSP through Scrum Alliance.                  Our Leading SAFe and other Scaled Agile Framework certification classes are held regularly in Boston and some other places .For more dates and cities please look under More Events From This Organizer or click on Lean Agile Hub to see the list of upcoming classes Cancelation policy:  Full refunds will be issued for cancelations made more than 30 days from the start of the course. For cancellations less than 30 days prior to course start, registrants may contact us to change their registration to another offering.  Notice: If you are booking travel please be sure to book refundable tickets. If 4 or more students do not register for the course, the course will be canceled and you will be notified of cancellation prior to class. We will not be responsible for any canceled airline or hotel reservations.    

When: Aug 15, 2020 9:00:00 AM in Fort Worth, Texas

Operation: Shutdown 6th Street
Sat, 31 Oct 2020 21:00:00 +0000

TeamPartyCentral presents:Operation: Shutdown 6th Street. Free!!!Free!!!Free!!! Halloween party of the year!Halloween party of the year!Halloween party of the year! We strongly advise:- Wear your costume!!!- Rent your rooms now!- Don't drink & drive!! The official #6thStShutdown after party for #TeamPartyCentral RSVP - $0.00 VIP Express Line - $5.00

When: Oct 31, 2020 9:00:00 PM in Austin, Texas
Cost: $0 - $5.00

Blue Zones Project Community Open House
Thu, 25 Sep 2025 10:00:00 +0000

This free event is open to anyone who lives or works in Fort Worth. The Blue Zones Project encourages individuals and community groups and business representatives to attend and offer input and lean how Fort Worth can become a place where people live longer, healthier lives. Invitees include individuals, families, neighborhood groups, small business owners, restaurant and grocery store owners, representatives of local schools and PTAs, and civic leaders. The goal of the Blue Zones Project is to make sustainable changes that improve the well-being of the entire community.

When: Sep 25, 2025 10:00:00 AM to Sep 25, 2025 11:00:00 AMin Fort Worth, Texas

GEPTA Grand Prix Grand Masters
Wed, 14 Oct 2020 00:00:00 +0000

When: Oct 14, 2020 12:00:00 AM to Oct 18, 2020 12:00:00 AMin El Paso, Texas

HOUSTON FALL FESTIVAL Senior MZ and Adult Open (Ad, Sr)
Fri, 02 Oct 2020 00:00:00 +0000

When: Oct 2, 2020 12:00:00 AM to Oct 5, 2020 12:00:00 AMin Houston, Texas

Villalobos & Moore Halloween Grand Prix
Tue, 27 Oct 2020 00:00:00 +0000

When: Oct 27, 2020 12:00:00 AM to Nov 2, 2020 12:00:00 AMin El Paso, Texas

El Paso Tennis Club Grand Prix
Wed, 08 Jul 2020 00:00:00 +0000

When: Jul 8, 2020 12:00:00 AM to Jul 13, 2020 12:00:00 AMin El Paso, Texas

Bearded Monk Funk
Thu, 18 Jun 2020 00:00:00 +0000

Come out for the first monthly Bearded Monk Funk open sessions hosted by Body English.

The open sessions will take place every third Thursday from 9pm to midnight.


When: Jun 18, 2020 12:00:00 AM in Denton, Texas
Cost: Free

API 580 Risk Based Inspection (RBI) Training
Tue, 11 Aug 2020 08:30:00 +0000

API 580 Risk Based Inspection (RBI) Training This two-day session is designed to help inspection and engineering personnel responsible for fixed equipment mechanical integrity: a) Understand the essential elements/tasks for an RBI assessment/program as defined in API 580 (3rd Edition); b) Understand how to implement and sustain a Risk Based Inspection program. Course Overview This course includes lots of exercises and interaction to help you understand the essential elements/tasks for an RBI assessment/program as defined in API Recommended Practice 580 as well as understand how to implement and sustain a Risk Based Inspection (RBI) program. This course has been utilized by individuals preparing for the API 580 certification exam. The target audience includes inspection and engineering personnel responsible for fixed equipment mechanical integrity as well as other team members that participate in the RBI process. Course Topics Introduction to API 580 The RBI Team and Planning the RBI Assessment Identify Damage Mechanisms Determine Probability of Failure Determine Consequence of Failure Determine Risk and Communicate Risk Results Plan Mitigation Activities Update RBI Assessment Document RBI Assessment API 580 Certification/Prepare for the API 580 Exam API RP 3rd Edition Required Elements Course Facilitator Leon Johnson, Vice President – Performance and Learning Leon has over 18 years of experience providing Risk Based Inspection (RBI) program implementation, management, and training in the refining, gas processing, petrochemical, and chemical industries. Leon has a B.S. in Engineering Technology from the University of Houston and an M.S. in Industrial Engineering from Texas A&M University, Kingsville. In addition to API 580 certification, he is a Certified Professional in Learning and Performance (CPLP) and a Member of the Association for Talent Development (ATD). Further Information Lunch is provided - any specific dietary requirements, please notify the facilitators via email at time of booking All participants must bring their own copy of Recommended Practice API 580 (3rd edition) as this will not be provided by Asset Optimization Consultants (AOC)   FAQs   Where can I contact the organizer with any questions? If you have any questions, please contact your facilitator, Leon Johnson (ljohnson@aoccorp.com)    What is the cancellation/refund policy? For non-attendance - any participant that decides not to attend within 30 days of the course is entitled to transfer the booking to a substitute participant or may attend a later course, no refund will be given. Should this course be cancelled due to insufficient attendance, all registration fees shall be refunded. Asset Optimization Consultants (AOC) will contact participants 30 days prior to the start of the course to confirm attendance and provide further details. AOC are not responsible for losses in travel/accomodation expenses, therefore it is advised that participants refrain from booking travel/accomodation until course is confirmed by AOC. Visit our website to learn more about our API 580 Training or about the API 580 Certification process.  

When: Aug 11, 2020 8:30:00 AM in Houston, Texas

Summer Camp Week 10 (PM)
Mon, 03 Aug 2020 00:00:00 +0000

When: Aug 3, 2020 12:00:00 AM to Aug 10, 2020 12:00:00 AMin McLean, Texas