Lean Portfolio Management (LPM) is one of the Five Core Competencies of the Lean Enterprise. The Lean Portfolio Management competency aligns strategy and execution by applying Lean and systems thinking approaches to strategy and investment funding, Agile portfolio operations, and governance.
These collaborations give the enterprise the ability to execute existing commitments reliably and better enable innovation by building on the foundation of the four other core competencies.
In this course, attendees will gain the practical tools and techniques necessary to implement the Lean Portfolio Management functions of Strategy and Investment Funding, Agile Portfolio Operations and Lean Governance.
Participants in the course will have the opportunity to capture the current and the future state of their portfolio with the Portfolio Canvas tool and identify important business initiatives for achieving the future state. Participants will be able to establish portfolio flow with the Portfolio Kanban and prioritize initiatives for maximum economic benefit. The course also provides insights on how to establish Value Stream Budgets and Lean Budget Guardrails and measure the Lean portfolio performance.
This course is designed for leaders and influencers who are responsible for the Lean Portfolio Management function. Examples include:
All are welcome to attend the course, regardless of experience.
However, the following recommendations will make the training more productive.
Attendees who pass the certification exam will receive:
Exam format: Multiple choice; Multiple select
Exam delivery: Web-based (single-browser), closed book, no outside assistance, timed
Exam access: Candidates can access the exam within the SAFe Community Platform upon completion of the Lean Portfolio Management course
Exam cost: First exam attempt is included as part of the course registration fee if the exam is taken within 30 days of course completion. Each retake attempt costs $50
PMI Professional Development Units (PDUs) and Scrum Education Units (SEUs)
Attendees may be eligible to apply for up to 24 PDUs toward their continuing education requirements with the Project Management Institute (PMI) for PMP, PgMP, and PMI-ACP certifications.
|Course Title||Lean Portfolio Management||PMI Assigned PDU Claim Code: 4446KOP5D4|
|Course Identifier||SAFe LPM||Talent Triangle PDU Allocation1|
|Project Management (PMP®)||3.0|
|Program Management (PgMP®)||8.0|
|Portfolio Management (PfMP®)||10.0|
|Business Analytics (PMI_PBA®)||4.0||4.0||10.0|
|Risk Management (PMI_RMP®)||8.0|