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Agile Leader Fundamentals Online Course

Sohrab Salimi
Sohrab Salimi
Certified Scrum Trainer® (CST) with 10+ years of trainer experience
  • Set foundations of your personal Agile Leader journey
  • Get context on agile leadership and enhance your own leadership capabilities by practicing systematic ways and techniques
  • Benefit from our wide range of practical examples and case studies from different industries
  • Use this online course as prep work for the Professional Agile Leadership certification (PAL 1) from Scrum.org

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Discover Agile Leadership Essentials with Our Comprehensive Online Training

About the Agile Leader Fundamentals Online Course

Ready to elevate your leadership skills? Embark on a transformative journey with our Agile Leader Fundamentals Online Course, mirroring the learning objectives of the Scrum Alliance Certified Agile Leadership Essentials (CAL-E).

Dive deep into the core principles of agile leadership through interactive and insightful learning modules. Embrace a new perspective on leadership, and acquire the tools and techniques essential for growing as a leader suited to succeed in an agile environment.

Our course content aligns with the Scrum Alliance CAL-E learning objectives and is taught by Sohrab Salimi a Scrum Alliance Certified Agile Leadership Educator, ensuring you're equipped with industry-recognized knowledge and practices.

With raised awareness for Agile Leadership and concrete tools and techniques to drive your personal growth journey, you will become a better leader resulting in superior outcomes of your organization.

The Agile Leader Fundamentals Online Course is used on a laptop device.

9 Hours of Video + Assignments.
Expertized Instructor with 10+ Years of Experience.

Agile Course Curriculum

  • Download and Use Your Workbook
  • How to Get The Most Out of This Course
  • Success Requires Commitment
  • Intro Context for Agile Leadership
  • The Need for Innovation
  • Case Study Tesla
  • Case Study Apple
  • The Innovation Stack
  • Case Study Haier
  • Case Study Amazon
  • Context of Agile
  • Defined vs. Empirical
  • Drivers for Change
  • History of Management
  • Outro Context for Agile Leadership
  • Assignments Context for Agile Leadership
  • Intro Agile Leadership
  • Exercise | Decentralization of Decision Making
  • Debrief | Decentralization of Decision Making
  • Intro | Leadership Agility Exercise
  • Exercise | Expert Leader
  • Debrief | Expert Leader
  • Exercise | Achiever Leader
  • Debrief | Achiever Leader
  • Exercise | Heroic Leadership
  • Debrief | Heroic Leadership
  • Exercise | Catalyst Leader
  • Debrief | Catalyst Leader
  • Leadership Agility Framework
  • Leadership Agility Examples
  • Intro | Leadership Principles Exercise
  • Debrief | Amazon Leadership Principles
  • Debrief | Google Great Managers
  • Intro | Journey towards Agile Leadership
  • Foundations of Good Decisions
  • What is Mindset?
  • Awareness, Choice & Change
  • Do, Lead & Coach
  • Intro | Tools & Techniques
  • Catalyst Conversation
  • Powerstyles
  • Manager on a Page
  • 1-on-1 Meetings
  • Outro Agile Leadership
  • Assignments Agile Leadership

Your Course Instructor

Sohrab Salimi
Sohrab Salimi

Scrum Academy GmbH

Sohrab is CEO and Managing Partner of Scrum Academy. He devotes himself to the systematic development of existing and new business areas as well as the development of concrete business models and implementation strategies. As a Certified Scrum Trainer® (CST) he has been substantially involved in the agile transformation of several customer companies. With his trainings he supports organizations in becoming more agile and building a foundation for innovation.

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Customers love the Agile Leader Fundamentals Online Course

I can highly recommend Scrum Academy's Agile Leader online course. Sohrab has a brilliant way of presenting complex topics in the most compelling way. His message is delivered to the point, easy to consume and understand, and with beautiful memorable illustrations. The bite-sized video lessons are easily integrated into my daily schedule, and I'm taking away a new learning every day!
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Combine Your E-Learning Certificate
With In-person Training Benefits

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Are you looking for more than just an online course? Then the Agile Academy is the right place for you. We offer you the possibility of a unique and innovative learning concept by combining the advantages of an online course and live training, thus making learning particularly sustainable.

Discover our Certified Agile Leadership learning bundle created for agile leaders and those who want to grow: During the live training, you will be immersed in the fundamental principles of agile leadership and benefit from peer-to-peer interaction and immediate feedback. Afterwards, you can further refine and deepen your knowledge at your own pace with our Agile Leader Online Course, which covers all aspects of the live training and more.

This unique combination provides a holistic understanding of Agile Leadership and brings your leadership skills to an unparalleled level. It is also the most sustainable way to learn, as you receive a lifetime licence for the online course and can join again at any time.

Frequently Asked Questions

The Agile Leader Fundamentals Online Course builds the foundation for all leaders who want to learn about different leadership styles and how to apply them. This Agile Leader Fundamentals course provides you with the context to adapt your leadership behaviors to agile working conditions.

Throughout the course, participants will delve into core Agile leadership concepts, understand the significance of an Agile mindset, and explore the intricacies of leading in an Agile environment. The curriculum covers essential topics such as organizational culture, change management, effective communication in Agile settings, feedback mechanisms, and the use of Agile metrics.

By the end of the course, attendees will not only have a comprehensive understanding of Agile leadership but also be equipped with practical tools and strategies to drive Agile transformations in their organizations.

The Agile Leader Fundamentals Online Course includes two modules and a total of 9 hours of video material. In addition, you will receive teaching materials during the individual modules of the course, which will give you an understanding of the topic of agile leadership.

We recommend that you plan sufficient time for the course in order to work through everything at your own pace.

Included in the course package is access to our Agile Academy Community. Use the community to exchange ideas with other leaders around the world and discuss your questions about Agile Leadership. In the community, you will also find our Agile Academy team, who will be happy to assist you with any questions that might arise.

Yes. After completing the course, you will receive a Business Agility Academy Award that validates your knowledge of agile leadership.

If you have any questions about the certification of the Agile Academy online courses, just contact us. We'll be happy to advise you on whether certification is most relevant to you, and if so, which one.

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What People Love About Our Online Courses:

Complex Topics, Explained Simply!

We convey models, frameworks, and concepts in a simple way so that you can understand them easily.

Great Visualization

We visualize as many things as possible so that you can learn not only by listening but also by seeing.

Practical Exercises

Our online courses offer you many appealing exercises to experience the topic practically.

Examples from Different Industries & Projects

We share case studies from different industries and projects we have worked on.

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  • Fellowships (100% discount) for public school teachers or
  • Fellowships for unemployed people.

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It includes full access to our e-learning portfolio, customized onboarding, prioritized support, and optional usage reports.

Members can upgrade to Campus Live and Campus Prime for live sessions and agile coaching.

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