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SAFe Lean Portfolio Management Training

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.

What you will Get

The class registration includes:
  • Printed workbook
  • Preparation and eligibility to take the SAFe® LPM certification exam
  • One-year membership to the SAFe Community Platform
  • One certification exam attempt

What you learn

  • How to describe Lean Portfolio Management
  • How to connect the portfolio to enterprise strategy
  • How to establish a Portfolio Vision
  • How to implement Lean Budgeting and Guardrails
  • How to establish flow with the Portfolio Kanban
  • How to support operational excellence with Agile PMO and CoPs
  • How to coordinate Value Streams
  • How to measure the LPM Performance
  • How to build a plan for LPM implementation

What You Earn

Upon passing the exam, attendees will earn:
  • A SAFe® LPM certificate
  • A SAFe® LPM digital badge to promote your accomplishment online
  • A one-year certified membership as a SAFe® LPM, which includes access to the LPM Community of Practice
  • A SAFe® LPM certification usage guide with LPM certification marks
  • Access to a variety of learning resources to support certified professionals during their SAFe journey

More Course Details



This is a 2-day course that runs from 9:00am to 5:00pm daily for public enrollment sessions. Private client deliveries have an additional third day workshop.
Course outline


  • Introducing Lean Portfolio Management (LPM)
  • Establishing Strategy and Investment Funding
  • Applying Agile Portfolio Operations
  • Applying Lean Governance
  • Implementing the LPM function
  • If taking a private session, day three is a team engagement workshop. There is no day three if you take a public enrollment session.
What's included

What's Included

  • 2 Day SAFe® LPM In-person, or instructor-led virtual course
  • SAFe LPM course workbook
  • Exam Fee for 1 attempt towards SAFe® LPM certification
  • One-year membership to the SAFe Community Platform
  • Course certificate of completion
  • Includes a light breakfast, lunch and afternoon snack provided on all days of training for in-person courses


All are welcome to attend the course, regardless of experience. It is recommended that attendees have familiarity with Agile concepts and principles, have attended a Leading SAFe or SAFe PO/PM course and have experience working in a SAFe environment.


The SAFe Lean Portfolio Manager Exam is administered online and sent via email after attendance is recorded and reported by your Scaled Agile Instructor. The link is sent 24-48 hours after class concludes. You have 30 day access to the exam and 2 hours to complete the exam once started. The exam is in multiple choice format.


All cancellations or date changes must be made at least 15 days prior to the course start date or will be subject to a $200 late-move/cancellation fee. No-shows or same day move/cancellations are non-refundable.



Claim PDU credits by using the CCR System. For detailed instructions please review page 10 of the CCR Handbook found here:

Upcoming SAFe Lean Portfolio Management Courses

Live Online
Nov 16th - 17th, 10:00 AM-6:00 PM ET
Minneapolis, MN
Dec 1st - 2nd, 8:30 AM-4:30 PM Local Time
Minneapolis, MN
Dec 8th - 9th, 8:30 AM-4:30 PM Local Time
Live Online
Dec 8th - 9th, 10:00 AM-6:00 PM ET
Live Online
Dec 14th - 15th, 10:00 AM-6:00 PM ET

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