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Scaled Agile SAFe Program Consultant (SPC)

Agile Methodology
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Gold-BadgeASPE is proud to be a Gold Level partner with Scaled Agile, the exclusive certifying body for the Scaled Agile Framework.

The SAFe Program Consultant (SPC) certification is for enterprise leaders, practitioners, change agents, and consultants who want proven knowledge in Agile programs, program portfolio management, Agile architecture, and leadership. This Scaled Agile certification equips these individuals with the knowledge and skills to train leaders and teams, and act as certifying agents for SAFe Agilists and SAFe Practitioners. The SAFe Program Consultant Certification will also give individuals the ability to launch Agile Release Trains as part of an enterprise Lean-Agile change initiative.

Become an ICAGile Certified SAFe Program Consultant (SPC)

As a Scaled Agile Gold Partner, our SAFe Program Consultant (SPC) Training & Certification course has been reviewed and approved by Scaled Agile as an official SPC certification course.  This course covers all the learning objectives required by Scaled Agile.

  • SAFe Program Consultant (SPC) Certification Learning Objectives:
  • Lead an enterprise Lean-Agile transformation
  • Implement the Scaled Agile Framework (SAFe)
  • Implement and manage a Lean-Agile portfolio
  • Align the organization to a common language and way of working
  • Perform value stream analysis and identify value streams
  • Launch and support Agile Release Trains and coordinate value streams
  • Build and execute the implementation rollout strategy
  • Configure the Framework for a specific enterprise context
  • Train managers and executives in Leading SAFe and act as a SAFe Agilist (SA) certifying agent (SPCs only)
  • Train teams in SAFe for Teams (S4T) and act as a SAFe Practitioner (SP) certifying agent (SPCs only)

Prerequisites for SPC Certification:

 

Although SPC Certification training is open to all stakeholders in a Lean-Agile transformation, the following prerequisites are highly recommended:

SPC Certification Renewal

SPC Certification is good for one year and must be renewed annually. Recertification requires the following:

  • 160 hours of SPC consulting
  • Renewal fee: $895
  • 40 continuing education/outreach hours
Courses related to this certification:
Requirements
  • Training
  • Exam
  • Experience
Costs

Certification Cost is Included with Course Tuition

Exam Details

60 multiple choice questions over 2 hours in web-based, closed book exam

Required passing score of 45 out of 60 (75%)

Required Certification
  • One or more relevant certifications

Required Experience

5+ years of experience in software development, testing, business analysis, product, or project management; 3+ years of experience in Agile

Required Training

Required attendance in Implementing SAFe course, accredited by Scaled Agile Institute

Recertification

$895 Annual Renewal Fee