Course Description

Attendees will deepen their Scrum Master skill sets in the areas of facilitation, coaching, program execution, and servant leadership. Advanced Scrum Masters develop a systems view of the Scrum Master role within the enterprise and nurture a focus on facilitating teams in larger Agile programs. The course offers in-depth practical tools and techniques for supporting high-performing teams and explores methods of addressing Agile and Scrum anti-patterns throughout the organization.

Class registration includes:

  • A copy of the course workbook
  • Eligibility to take the SAFe® 5 Advanced Scrum Master (SASM) exam
  • A one-year membership to the SAFe Community Platform
  • A course certificate of completion

Who Should Attend

  • Agile coaches, Scrum Masters, Team Leads, Managers, and others assuming the role of an Agile team facilitator
  • Engineering and development managers responsible for Agile execution and coaching teams
  • Agile Program Managers
  • Prospective SAFe Release Train Engineers


2 Days


All are welcome to attend the course. Those with previous experience serving as a Scrum Master or working with Agile or scaling frameworks will benefit most from the course.

Course Topics

  • Exploring the Scrum Master role in the SAFe enterprise
  • Applying SAFe Principles: A Scrum Master’s perspective
  • Exploring Agile and Scrum anti-patterns
  • Facilitating program execution
  • Improving flow with Kanban and XP
  • Building high-performing teams
  • Improving program performance with Inspect and Adapt

Learning Objectives

  • Apply SAFe principles to facilitation, empowerment, and coaching in a multi-team environment
  • Build a high-performing team and foster relentless improvement at scale
  • Address Agile and Scrum anti-patterns
  • Support the adoption of engineering practices, DevOps, and Agile architecture
  • Learn to apply Kanban eXtreme Programming (XP) frameworks to optimize flow and improve 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


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