SAFe Lean Portfolio Management (LPM) Certification Training

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Enrolled: 370 students
Duration: 16 hours
Lectures: 8

Why DailyAgile?

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  1. Free training for version upgrade of this certification in future
  2. Free practice and sample exam question bank
  3. Free lifetime post training support
  4. Free one hour of coaching for interview preparation
  5. Additional 10% discount for other trainings provided by DailyAgile
Aligning strategy with execution using Scaled Agile Framework
  • 2-day practical course
  • Get intensive preparation for the SAFe® Lean Portfolio Manager Exam
  • Gain the Certified SAFe® 5 Lean Portfolio Manager (LPM) credential
  • Learn the practical aspects of applying LPM to your business
  • Get 16 PDUs and SEUs on course completion
  • Get free post training support

Course Description:

Lean Portfolio Management (LPM) is a two-day, interactive course that teaches the practical tools and techniques necessary to implement Strategy and Investment Funding, Agile Portfolio Operations, and Lean Governance.

Participants learn to capture the current and future state of their portfolio with the Portfolio Canvas tool, and identify important business initiatives for achieving the portfolio vision. Participants also learn how to establish portfolio flow with the Portfolio Kanban and prioritize epics for maximum economic benefit. Additionally, the course provides insights on how to establish Value Stream Budgets and Lean Budget Guardrails, and how to measure the Lean portfolio performance. An additional 1-day workshop is available to help enterprise teams get started with LPM in their organization.

Who Will Benefit?

This course is designed for leaders and influencers who are responsible for the Lean Portfolio Management function.

Examples include:

  • Executives and leaders (CIOs, CEOs, CFOs, CTOs, and VPs)
  • Portfolio managers
  • Enterprise architects
  • Product managers and solution managers
  • Business owners
  • Program office personnel
  • SPCs and enterprise Agile coaches
  • Human resources
  • Epic owners
  • RTEs

Topics Covered

  • Introducing Lean Portfolio Management (LPM)
  • Establishing Strategy and Investment Funding
  • Applying Agile Portfolio Operations
  • Applying Lean Governance
  • Implementing the LPM function


All are welcome to attend the course without prior knowledge. 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

What you’ll learn

  • Describe Lean Portfolio Management (LPM)
  • Connect the portfolio to enterprise strategy
  • Establish the Portfolio Vision
  • Implement Lean Budgeting and Guardrails
  • Establish flow with the Portfolio Kanban
  • Support operational excellence with an Agile Program Management Office (PMO) and Communities of Practice (CoPs)
  • Coordinate Value Streams
  • Measure LPM performance
  • Build a plan for LPM implementation

What you Get

Class registration includes:

  • Digital workbook
  • Certification of completion
  • Preparation and eligibility to take the exam
  • One-year membership to the SAFe Community Platform
  • One certification exam attempt

01 Introducing Lean Portfolio Management

At the end of this lesson, you should be able to:

Explain the need for Lean Portfolio Management

Describe the Lean-Agile Mindset and SAFe Principles

Recognize the problem of project cost accounting

Describe the key benefits of organizing around value

Define a SAFe portfolio structure

LPM Lesson 1 Knowledge Check
2 questions
02 Establishing Portfolio Strategy and Vision
LPM Lesson 2 Knowledge Check
2 questions
03 Realizing Portfolio Vision Through Epics
04 Establishing Investment Funding
05 Managing Portfolio Flow
06 Applying Agile Portfolio Operations
07 Applying Lean Governance
08 Practicing SAFe
As of March 2020, all of DailyAgile's courses are delivered live, on-line, to students using video conferencing technology like Zoom. Our student feedback on our live online classes has been stellar, surpassing expectations! As always, the quality and learning experience of our courses remain of the utmost importance to us. Our instructors have diligently created an engaging and fun-virtual experience that will allow students to master Agile/SAFe® from the comfort of their home.
We utilize a combination of Zoom, Slice, Google Docs, SAFe Collaborate, and on-line apps for group activities to apply our knowledge to ensure that our sessions are highly interactive and key-important concepts are easily understood by the participants.
Yes. The enrollment fee includes the right to take the exam within 30 days after the class is completed. The exam fee also includes a digital copy of the student manual that contains all course materials covered during the course.
A student can take the exam anytime after formally completing the course, but we strongly encourage students to take the exam after several days of reviewing the class material that we have covered during the course to ensure the utmost best performance.
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