SAFe Advanced Scrum Master Certification - SASM

    August 25, 2017 8:30 AM to August 26, 2017 5:30 PM
     Add to Calendar

    Boca (details to follow)

    Boca Raton, FL


    This two-day course prepares current Scrum Masters for their leadership role in facilitating Agile team, program, and enterprise success in a SAFe®implementation. The course covers facilitation of cross-team interactions in support of the 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.

    Attending the class prepares you to take the exam and become a certified SAFe® 4 Advanced Scrum Master (SASM). 


    The following individuals will benefit from this course:

    • Existing Scrum Masters
    • Team leaders, project managers, and others who have assumed the role of an Agile team facilitator in a SAFe or enterprise Agile context
    • Engineering and development managers who will be responsible for Agile execution and for coaching teams and teams of teams
    • Agile coaches
    • Agile program managers and prospective Release Train Engineer

    Learning Goals

    After this course, you should be able to:

    • Apply SAFe principles to facilitation, enablement, and coaching in the multi-team environment
    • Build a high-performing team and foster relentless improvement at the team and program levels
    • Address Agile and Scrum anti-patterns
    • Support the adoption of engineering practices, DevOps, and Agile architecture
    • Apply Kanban and flow to optimize the team’s work
    • Facilitate program planning, execution, and delivery of end-to-end systems value
    • Support learning through participation in Communities of Practice and innovation cycles

    Topics Covered

    • SAFe framework, values, and Lean-Agile principles
    • Agile and Scrum anti-patterns
    • Program increment planning, execution, and Inspect and Adapt workshops
    • Quality engineering, Agile architecture, and DevOps practices
    • Kanban for facilitating team and program flow of work
    • Building high-performing teams
    • Interaction with the system team, deployment, UX, architects, product owners, product management, and business owners
    • Learning and Communities of Practice


    Attendees of the SAFe SASM course are strongly suggested to have one of the following certificates: SAFe 4 Scrum Master (SSM), Certified ScrumMaster (CSM), or Professional Scrum Master (PSM). 

    SAFe Certification

    • SAFe 4 Advanced Scrum Master (SASM) certification
    • SAFe Certification Kit

    Attendees who pass the exam will receive

    • A SAFe 4 Advanced Scrum Master certificate
    • A one-year certified membership as a SAFe Advanced Scrum Master
    • A SAFe 4 Advanced Scrum Master branding kit with the SASM certification mark


    The class registration includes:

    • Attendee workbooks
    • Online course feedback survey
    • Access to the SAFe® 4 Advanced Scrum Master Exam – requires course attendance
    • SAFe Advanced Scrum Master (SASM) attendance certificate upon request

    Professional Development Units (PDUs) and Scrum Education Units (SEUs)

    • Attendees may be eligible to apply for 15 Continuing Education – Strategic 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


    Knowledge Convey and PMI South Florida Chapter are Registered Education Providers (REP®) for PMI® - For more details, please contact


    $1,095.00 PMI/Chapter - Member

    $1,195.00 Guest (non member) fee