The Professional Agile Leadership TM (PAL) Essentials course is a two-day hands-on workshop that combines formal instruction and hands-on exercises to help managers and other leaders working directly with Agile teams understand how to better coach, guide and coach their teams . to improve their Agile capabilities.
The workshop provides a foundation for understanding the role leaders play in creating the conditions for a successful Agile transformation. Leaders and managers are essential tools to help organizations succeed, but their role in an Agile organization can be very different from what they are used to.
This workshop uses a combination of teaching and team-based exercises to help participants learn how to form and support agile teams to achieve better results and lead the cultural and behavioral changes that organizations need to make to take advantage of benefits of an Agile product delivery approach.
All Pyxis courses that lead to Scrum.org certifications include a free attempt at the certification exam which is conducted online. You will receive the link to the exam within 24-48 hours of your training. Before taking the exam, you can practice by taking Scrum.org’s open assessments .
The Professional Agile Leadership Essentials course is intended for managers and leaders, including Product Owners and Scrum Masters, who want to develop their organization’s ability to seize market opportunities, competitive pressures, or opportunities for innovation.
Leaders will understand how Agile adds value to their organization and why supporting them in creating the right culture is critical to success. They will be ready to support and help teams by providing advice and removing obstacles that are beyond the team’s ability.
A professional introduction to Agile, and connecting Agile to what really matters to your organization’s success.
Understanding how to lead with Agile principles and values creates better results and overcomes many organizational challenges.
Understand how to create a culture of commitment to continuous improvement and delivery, as well as an accountability model for a modern organization and maintaining Agility.
To succeed in a constantly changing world, companies must become more Agile and better respond to customer needs and market changes. This workshop will empower leaders and managers to help their organizations change by providing participants with:
An understanding of how Agile can help you improve your organization’s performance
An understanding of how you, as a manager or leader, can help your organization realize the benefits of Agile
An understanding of how culture and values influence your organization’s ability to leverage the benefits of Agile
Practical skills to help guide and coach Agile teams and help them break down roadblocks
An understanding of how to measure the benefits and effects of Agile in your organization
All participants who complete the Professional Agile Leadership Essentials course will receive a password to attempt the PAL I assessment. The industry-recognized PAL I certification requires a minimum passing score on the rigorous assessment.