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SAFe® Agile Software Engineering Training Course Outline

Module 1: Introduction to Agile Software Engineering

  • Define Agile Software Engineering
  • Form Your Agile Software Engineering Team

Module 2: Connecting Principles and Practices to Built-in Quality

  • Connecting Principles to Practices
  • XP Practices
  • Explore Key Definitions
  • Built-in Quality
  • Tradeoff

Module 3: Accelerating Flow

  • Flow of Value
  • Validate the Benefit Hypothesis

Module 4: Applying Intentional Architecture

  • Apply Systems Thinking
  • Role of Agile Architecture in Supporting Lean-Agile Development
  • Architect and Design for Testability

Module 5: Thinking Test-First

  • Shift Testing Left
  • Agile Testing Matrix
  • Role of Non-functional Requirements
  • Build Quality Throughout the Pipeline

Module 6: Discovering Story Details

  • Examine Story Criteria
  • Split Stories to Reduce the Minimum Marketable Feature
  • Create Workflow and Storymaps
  • Identify assumption and Risk

Module 7: Creating a Shared Understanding with Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)

  • Apply Behaviour-Driven Development for Shared Understanding
  • Specify Desired Behaviour for Domain Terms
  • Behaviour for Business Rules and Algorithms with Test
  • Test the User Interface
  • Apply Test Doubles to Behaviour-Driven Development
  • Identify Existing Tests Impacted by New Requirements

Module 8: Communicating with Models

  • Use of Models
  • Static Models
  • Class-Responsibility-Collaboration Relationship
  • Dynamic Models
  • State Models

Module 9: Building Systems with Code Quality

  • Code Qualities
  • Cohesion and Coupling
  • Other Code Qualities
  • Benefits of Collective Ownership

Module 10: Building Systems with Design Quality

  • Design Tradeoffs
  • Interface-Oriented Design
  • Apply Quality Decomposition Practices
  • Apply Differentiation and Synthesis
  • Apply Software Design Patterns

Module 11: Implementing Quality

  • Design with Test
  • Apply Test-Driven Development Practices
  • Implement Test Doubles and Test Data
  • Refactor to Support New Behaviour of the Code
  • Practice Emergent Design

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Who should attend this SAFe® Agile Software Engineering Training Course?

This SAFe® Agile Software Engineering Course is designed for professionals involved in Software Development within a Scaled Agile environment. This Agile Training can be beneficial for a wide range of professionals, including:

  • Software Developers
  • Testers and QA Engineers
  • Software Engineers
  • Technical Leads
  • Scrum Masters
  • Product Owners
  • Release Train Engineers
  • Agile Team Members

Prerequisites of the SAFe® Agile Software Engineering Training Course

There are no formal prerequisites for this SAFe® Agile Software Engineering Course. However, a basic knowledge of SAFe® for Teams and a background in engineering, development, project management, or quality assurance can enhance the learning experience beneficial for delegates.


SAFe® Agile Software Engineering Training Course Overview

The SAFe® Agile Software Engineering Training Course provides a comprehensive foundation for mastering Agile principles, methodologies, and practices. With the ever-evolving demands of the industry, understanding and implementing Agile methodologies is not just a choice but a necessity to stay competitive and relevant.

The Agile Project Management Course is designed to equip individuals with the knowledge and skills to manage projects, foster collaboration, and respond effectively to change requirements. By mastering Agile methodologies, professionals can enhance their career prospects and make valuable contributions to their organisations.

This intensive 3-day training is a crucial stepping stone for delegates aspiring to enhance their Agile Software Engineering capabilities. Delegates will learn to develop a deep understanding of Agile principles, Lean-Agile mindset, and the SAFe framework. They will gain hands-on experience with technical practices like Test-Driven Development (TDD), Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD), and more.

Course Objectives:

  • To introduce the fundamental principles of Agile methodologies
  • To provide a deep understanding of the SAFe framework
  • To teach effective collaboration and communication within Agile teams
  • To equip delegates with practical Agile Project Management skills
  • To explore key Agile concepts such as Scrum, Kanban, and Lean
  • To demonstrate the importance of DevOps in Agile Software Engineering

After completing this course, delegates will benefit from a newfound expertise in Agile methodologies and a SAFe® Certification, enabling them to spearhead Agile projects, improve team productivity, and deliver high-quality products in a rapidly changing business environment.

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What’s included in this SAFe® Agile Software Engineering Training Course?

  • SAFe® Agile Software Engineering Examination
  • World-Class Training Sessions from Experienced Instructors
  • SAFe® Agile Software Engineering Certificate
  • Digital Delegate Pack

SAFe ® Agile Software Engineer Exam Information

The SAFe® Agile Software Engineer Exam evaluates participants' proficiency in applying Agile and software engineering principles within the Scaled Agile Framework (SAFe®) context. This certification validates individuals' ability to contribute effectively to software development in Agile environments. The exam format is as follows: 

  • Question Type: Multiple Choice or Multiple Select 
  • Total Questions: 60 
  • Total Marks: 60 Marks 
  • Pass Marks: 70%, or 42/60 Marks 
  • Duration: 120 Minutes 
  • Open Book/Closed Book: Closed book

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Full IT support

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Middlesbrough is a large industrial town located on the River Tees bank in North Yorkshire, England. It is part of the Middlesbrough Borough Council and is has an estimated population of about 138,400 residents. Schools in Middlesbrough also follow the British educational system and is divided into three levels: Primary School, Secondary Schools and Higher Education. The education in Manchester is compulsory for children up until they are 16 years old. Middlesbrough offers a wide range of Primary Schools as well as Secondary Schools, Colleges and Sixth forms colleges. Middlesbrough is home to the largest college is Middlesbrough College with over 16,000 student’s attending; it was founded in 1930s as Constantine Technical College. In 1992, Middlesbrough became a university town by opening Teesside University, which had been running since the 1930 as Constantine Technical College. The university specialises in computer animation and games design and now has over 20,000 students attending. Teesside University also co-hosts the annual Animex International Festival of Animation.

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Ways to take this course

Our easy to use Virtual platform allows you to sit the course from home with a live instructor. You will follow the same schedule as the classroom course, and will be able to interact with the trainer and other delegates.

Our fully interactive online training platform is compatible across all devices and can be accessed from anywhere, at any time. All our online courses come with a standard 90 days access that can be extended upon request. Our expert trainers are constantly on hand to help you with any questions which may arise.

This is our most popular style of learning. We run courses in 1200 locations, across 200 countries in one of our hand-picked training venues, providing the all important ‘human touch’ which may be missed in other learning styles.


Highly experienced trainers

All our trainers are highly qualified, have 10+ years of real-world experience and will provide you with an engaging learning experience.


State of the art training venues

We only use the highest standard of learning facilities to make sure your experience is as comfortable and distraction-free as possible


Small class sizes

We limit our class sizes to promote better discussion and ensuring everyone has a personalized experience


Great value for money

Get more bang for your buck! If you find your chosen course cheaper elsewhere, we’ll match it!

This is the same great training as our classroom learning but carried out at your own business premises. This is the perfect option for larger scale training requirements and means less time away from the office.


Tailored learning experience

Our courses can be adapted to meet your individual project or business requirements regardless of scope.


Maximise your training budget

Cut unnecessary costs and focus your entire budget on what really matters, the training.


Team building opportunity

This gives your team a great opportunity to come together, bond, and discuss, which you may not get in a standard classroom setting.


Monitor employees progress

Keep track of your employees’ progression and performance in your own workspace.

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Agile Training | SAFe® Agile Software Engineering Training in Middlesbrough FAQs


This SAFe® Agile Software Engineering Training aims to help learners understand agile software engineering principles, practices, and tools, and how to apply them within the context of SAFe®. It also focuses on developing technical agility, fostering collaboration, and driving continuous improvement in software engineering processes.
While knowledge of SAFe for Teams and a background in engineering, development, project management, or quality assurance are highly encouraged to fully benefit from the course, neither of these criteria is required for the exam.
The training course provides insights into advanced engineering practices such as continuous integration, test-driven development, and behaviour-driven development. These practices help teams ensure software quality, reduce defects, and enable faster feedback and validation cycles.
SAFe® Agile Software Engineering Training equips individuals with the necessary knowledge and skills to implement agile engineering practices at scale. It emphasizes collaboration, cross-team coordination, and the integration of development and operations to enable seamless software delivery across the organisation.
This course is [ ] day(s)
Automation is a key aspect of agile software engineering. The training covers automation techniques for building, testing, and deployment processes, enabling teams to achieve faster and more reliable software delivery.
The training emphasizes the importance of collaboration and communication between technical and non-technical stakeholders. It provides techniques and practices, such as behaviour-driven development, that facilitate shared understanding and alignment between the development team and business stakeholders.
While there are no strict prerequisites, learners will benefit from having prior knowledge and experience in software development or related technical roles. Having familiarity with agile principles and practices is also recommended.
The price for SAFe® Agile Software Engineering Training certification in Middlesbrough starts from £2995
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Many delivery methods

Flexible delivery methods are available depending on your learning style.


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