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Lean Portfolio Management Training 6.0

Certification Program (LPM)

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Attendees get to appear for one-day ‘Getting Started as a LPM’ workshop included in two-day Lean Portfolio Management Training. Implement the Lean Portfolio Management functions of Strategy and Investment, Funding, Agile Portfolio Operations, and Lean Governance by learning about the essential tools & techniques.

Discover and examine the current and future state of the portfolio with the help of Portfolio Canvas tool and achieve a deliberate portfolio vision by identifying important business initiatives. Attendees to the Lean Portfolio Management Certification also learn about the establishment of Value Stream Budget and Lean Budget Guardrails, and how to measure the Lean Portfolio Performance. Utilize Portfolio Kanban to commence portfolio flow and support epics for utmost economic benefit.

Key Features

Globally accredited certification

Get Certified as a SAFe® Lean Portfolio Manager

PDUs and SEUs

Earn 24 PDUs and 24 SEUs

Torrent of Learning Material

Get access to study material, white paper, mock exam and case studies prepared by the Agile industry experts, supporting your end-to-end SAFe® journey

SAFe Membership

Get access to one-year SAFe® Community Platform membership

Valuable Connections

Connect with other SAFe Certified Professionals by accessing the meet-up group

Practice SAFe

Learn to how apply SAFe principles and ways in your enterprise for relentless change


Anyone can attend the course, regardless of the experience. However, Prerequisites mentioned below would be slightly beneficial:

  • Be familiar with Agile basics
  • Attended either Leading SAFe or SAFe PM/PO course.
  • Some experience in SAFe environment.

Exam details:

Before taking the exam, the attendee must complete the Lean Portfolio Management course in order to become Certified SAFe® Lean Portfolio professional. The course provides access to the study material and resources for the exam, but mere attending the course doesn’t guarantee passing the exam.

Exam Name - SAFe® 5.1 Portfolio Manager Exam

Format - Multiple Choice, Multiple Select

Scheme - Single browser – Web based, closed book minus external assistance, timed

Access - Attendees can access the exam upon completing the Lean Portfolio Management training within the SAFe community

Duration - Attendees will have 120 minutes i,e. 2 hours to complete the exam (45 Questions)

Passing Score - 70%

Language - English

Retake Policy - The Attendee can make a second attempt (retake) immediately after the first attempt. It takes a 10-day wait for the third attempt and 30-day wait for the fourth attempt.

Study material:

We suggest that the attendees utilize a variety of resources to prepare for the exam. The material we provide are:

  • Course Materials are important as they are aligned with the course covered in class and can be easily downloaded from the SAFe® Community Platform.
  • A Comprehensive Guide that covers all your doubts and includes a detailed reading list, accessible after course completion through the Learning plan in the SAFe® Community Platform.
  • Practice Test prepares you for the certification exam, including the same number of questions, difficulty level, and time duration.
  • A web-enabled Sample Questions flashcard consisting of relevant questions can be found online and in the study guide.

Benefits attendees get:

  • Workbook for attendees.
  • Intensive preparation through interviews, case studies and other study materials in order to take the exam after course completion.
  • Continuous learning support through E-books, conferences ,webinars,workbooks and workshops for up-to-date industry updates.
  • Access to meet-up groups and events to connect with other certified SAFe® professionals for enhanced learning.
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Certification Process

  • 01

    Enroll for SAFe® Lean Portfolio Management

  • 02

    Attend the two-day LPM training

  • 03

    Get access to attempt the exam

  • 04

    Pass the exam

  • 05

    Get certified as a SAFe® Lean Portfolio Manager

Industry Connect

Who should attend this course?

People who attend this course are:

  • CEO

  • Program or Project Manager

  • Release Train Engineer

  • Business Owner

  • Solution Manager

  • Agile Coach

  • SAFe Program Consultant

  • Portfolio Manager

  • CTO

  • Consultant

  • Director

  • Product Manager

  • Program Manager

  • Enterprise Architect

  • RTE

What skills will you learn in the course?

Portfolio Management

You’ll learn the new tools and techniques for enhanced portfolio management

Agile Adaptation

You’ll learn to integrate Agile in enterprise business at scale

Lean Portfolio Management

You’ll learn to use Lean portfolio Management on financial, technical, and business contexts

Persistent Improvement

You’ll learn to improve different sectors like government and business outcomes

Portfolio Kanban

You’ll learn to establish and maintain flow with Portfolio Kanban

Counter Defects

You’ll learn to cut down defects and deliver better quality.

Why should you attend this course?

Organizations need to align their different departments and roles in order to achieve a common business goal, that’s where Lean Portfolio Management comes into play. LPM collaborates with Strategy and Investment Funding, Agile Portfolio Operations and Lean Governance to fulfil the business vision.

By the end of the course, you’ll acquire an understanding of:

  • Reduce turnover
  • Leadership and Team Harmony
  • Productivity in teams
  • Persistent improvement
  • Better ecosystem relationships
  • Low defects
  • Better quality

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After the course completion, you’ll be well-versed with skills that will help you to:

  • Combine strategic portfolio management with Agile Delivery
  • Maximize the value output
  • Eliminate bottlenecks
  • Apply feedback in ideas beneficial for the enterprise
  • Validate your certification as a good servant leader

By the end of the course, you’ll be able to:

  • Establish portfolio vision
  • Implement Lean budgeting
  • Apply Lean-Agile mindset
  • Plan LPM Function
  • Measure LPM function performance

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No. The digital badge is included in your SAFe Community subscription benefits.

You can retake the exam multiple times, but it’ll be paid after the second attempt. You can make a second attempt (retake) immediately after the first attempt. It takes a 10-day wait for the third attempt and a 30-day wait for the fourth attempt.

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