In this three-day course, attendees will gain 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.

  • Introducing Lean Portfolio Management (LPM)
  • Establishing Strategy and Investment Funding
  • Applying Agile Portfolio Operations
  • Applying Lean Governance
  • Implementing the LPM function
  • Describe Lean Portfolio Management (LPM)
  • Connect the portfolio to enterprise strategy
  • Establish the Portfolio Vision
  • Implement Lean Budgeting and Guardrails
  • Establish flow with the Portfolio Kanban
  • Support operational excellence with Agile PMO and CoPs
  • Coordinate Value Streams
  • Measure the LPM performance
  • Build a plan for LPM implementation
  • Executives and Leaders (CIOs, CEOs, CFOs, CTOs and VPs)
  • Enterprise Architects
  • Product Managers and Solution Managers
  • Business Unit Managers
  • Program Office Personnel
  • SPCs and Enterprise Agile Coaches
  • Human Resources
  • RTEs
  • Epic Owners

SimpliAxis makes the candidate an industry-fit talented professional by our certification courses, teaching methods, globally recognized Certified trainers, all suited right for your needs. We see the best in the candidate and mold their learning experience to make them the best version. The reasons to choose Simpliaxis are:

  • We are a Silver Partner of Scaled Agile Inc, and our certified SPCs bring their expertise to help you become a certified SAFe Lean Portfolio Manager
  • Experience training from SPCs who have years of experience as active Scaled Agile Practitioners
  • Enhance your practical knowledge by extending your network in the active SAFe® community.
  • The flexibility of course choice and choosing your interested stream, as we conduct many training and workshops every month.
  • SAFe Lean Portfolio Manager training comes with a 100% success rate
  • We believe in continuous learning where we provide e-books, webinars, and conferences to keep you updated with the industry’s latest news.
  • Have real-time Scrum framework experience through our handy resources like tutorials, and articles prepared, especially by experts in the industry.

Our trainers are certified by the Scaled Agile Framework and are globally recognized as SAFe® Program Consultants (SPCs). They demonstrate practical and real-world examples such that all the candidates can tackle problems in the present world and become experts in SAFe®. Excellent guidance and freedom is given by the trainers such that each concept of the Scaled Agile is understood by the participants.

  • Have trained more than 5,000+ candidates
  • Global recognition and Scaled Agile certified professionals
  • Fully updated knowledge of real-world organization demands
  • Acquired experience of more than 10+ years
  • Have strong theoretical and practical knowledge and provide accurate information regarding SAFe®.
  • Excellent capability to instruct international candidates.
  • Completed real-time projects in their industry

Exam name: SAFe Lean Portfolio Manager Exam
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.
Exam Duration: Once the exam begins, candidates have 120 minutes (2 hours) to complete the exam
Number of Questions: 60
Passing Score: 42 out of 60 (70%)
Language: English
Retake policy: Second attempt on exam (first retake) can be done immediately after first attempt. Third attempt requires a 10-day wait. Fourth attempt requires a 30-day wait.

Who is a certified Lean Portfolio Manager?

A certified Lean Portfolio manager is one who plays a key role in the implementation of Lean governance and Agile portfolio management in an enterprise. A Lean Portfolio Manager is responsible for envisioning the Portfolio Vision, Lean Budgeting, Strategy, and Agile portfolio operations among other things.

What are the prerequisites to take the LPM course?

There are no prerequisites to take the Lean Portfolio Management course but a few skills are recommended. Some of the recommended skills are-

  • Familiarity with Agile Principles
  • Experience Working in a SAFe environment.
  • Attended SAFe PO/PM or SAFe Course
  • What are the benefits of LPM Certification?

    Lean Portfolio Management is a proven technique for organizations in making their processes and systems optimally effective with enhanced productivity, happy employees, and interpersonal relationships. At an individual level, undergoing the course means adding value to become top LPM leaders in the industry.

    After the Lean Portfolio Management training, how many days do I need to take the exam?

    The exam can be taken at any time after course completion. Taking the LPM certification examination within 30 days after completing the course costs free for the first attempt.

    What is the format of the LPM certification exam?

    For the SAFe 4 and 5 Portfolio Manager examination, the time given is 120 minutes or 2 hours to complete the questions. For SAFe 5.0.1, the duration of the exam is 90 minutes. The exam is a multiple-choice format. It is a web-based exam. To access the exam, you need to access the SAFe community platform. The number of questions in SAFe 4 and 5 is 60 questions each, whereas, for SAFe 5.0.1, there are 45 questions.

    Is the exam fee included in the course fee?

    If you take the exam within 30 days of attending the training course, the cost of the exam is included in the course fee. This is the first exam attempt. And, for every retake, after this, you need to pay about $50 per attempt.

    How do I attain the LPM course certification?

    First, enroll for the LPM course delivered by SPCs. Complete the course successfully and start the preparation of the LPM certification exam. Schedule the exam and appear for it. On Successfully clearing the exam with a minimum passing score, Scaled Agile will update your profile with the certificate valid for one year along with Scaled Agile membership.

    How long is the LPM certification valid?

    The Lean Portfolio Management Certification is valid for 1 year which needs to be renewed after that.

    How do I renew the LPM certification?

    The LPM certification needs to be renewed every year. The renewal cost is $295. Here are the instructions to be followed for LPM Certification renewal.

  • Use your Username to Login to SAFe Community Platform Account.
  • If you do not remember the password, click on “Forgot Password” to reset your password.
  • Click on “Renew Now” Button located close to the Certification. (At the top of the HomePage?
  • A Shopping Cart will pop on your window. Use it to renew your LPM Certification.
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    FAQ

    Who is a certified Lean Portfolio Manager?

    A certified Lean Portfolio manager is one who plays a key role in the implementation of Lean governance and Agile portfolio management in an enterprise. A Lean Portfolio Manager is responsible for envisioning the Portfolio Vision, Lean Budgeting, Strategy, and Agile portfolio operations among other things.

    What are the prerequisites to take the LPM course?

    There are no prerequisites to take the Lean Portfolio Management course but a few skills are recommended. Some of the recommended skills are-

  • Familiarity with Agile Principles
  • Experience Working in a SAFe environment.
  • Attended SAFe PO/PM or SAFe Course
  • What are the benefits of LPM Certification?

    Lean Portfolio Management is a proven technique for organizations in making their processes and systems optimally effective with enhanced productivity, happy employees, and interpersonal relationships. At an individual level, undergoing the course means adding value to become top LPM leaders in the industry.

    After the Lean Portfolio Management training, how many days do I need to take the exam?

    The exam can be taken at any time after course completion. Taking the LPM certification examination within 30 days after completing the course costs free for the first attempt.

    What is the format of the LPM certification exam?

    For the SAFe 4 and 5 Portfolio Manager examination, the time given is 120 minutes or 2 hours to complete the questions. For SAFe 5.0.1, the duration of the exam is 90 minutes. The exam is a multiple-choice format. It is a web-based exam. To access the exam, you need to access the SAFe community platform. The number of questions in SAFe 4 and 5 is 60 questions each, whereas, for SAFe 5.0.1, there are 45 questions.

    Is the exam fee included in the course fee?

    If you take the exam within 30 days of attending the training course, the cost of the exam is included in the course fee. This is the first exam attempt. And, for every retake, after this, you need to pay about $50 per attempt.

    How do I attain the LPM course certification?

    First, enroll for the LPM course delivered by SPCs. Complete the course successfully and start the preparation of the LPM certification exam. Schedule the exam and appear for it. On Successfully clearing the exam with a minimum passing score, Scaled Agile will update your profile with the certificate valid for one year along with Scaled Agile membership.

    How long is the LPM certification valid?

    The Lean Portfolio Management Certification is valid for 1 year which needs to be renewed after that.

    How do I renew the LPM certification?

    The LPM certification needs to be renewed every year. The renewal cost is $295. Here are the instructions to be followed for LPM Certification renewal.

  • Use your Username to Login to SAFe Community Platform Account.
  • If you do not remember the password, click on “Forgot Password” to reset your password.
  • Click on “Renew Now” Button located close to the Certification. (At the top of the HomePage?
  • A Shopping Cart will pop on your window. Use it to renew your LPM Certification.