Business Agility is the capability for your entire organization to deliver value more quickly and adapt to the accelerating pace of change in the global economy. The Certified Agile Leadership (CAL 1) course teaches Leadership Agility -- the mindset, skills, and techniques required to guide a 21st century organization to achieve lasting Business Agility.
Training Developed by a Team of the World’s Best Agile Coaches
Our course content and facilitation and has been refined over many years by a team of the world's best Agile Leadership coaches & trainers. We have leveraged our collective expertise and experiences to create the Agile Leadership Journey - a truly world-class learning experience for Leaders.
We’re already ‘doing Agile’. Why should I attend?
Has your organization achieved the impactful business results you hoped for with Agile? If so, how will you sustain it and continue to out-pace the competition? Year after year, industry surveys pinpoint Organization Culture as the number one barrier to true Agility, and the culture is driven by leadership at all levels. Time and time again, participants in our foundational Agile courses tell us “That course was great for me, but my boss really needs to be here too.”
This course is right for you…
If your organization is Doing Agile but not Being Agile
If your organization is undertaking an Agile Adoption or working toward the next level of Agility
If you want to develop the advanced leadership skills necessary to create an innovative organization in the face of complexity, uncertainty and rapid change.
What you'll learn in CAL 1 Training
Why Agility is a business imperative in the era of complexity
The values, principles and benefits of Agile methods
The mindset and behaviors of effective Agile leaders
Techniques to increase employee engagement
The 3-Stage Leadership Agility® Model for advancing your personal leadership skills
How to scale and sustain Agile practices across a large organization
Powerful frameworks for cultivating culture and leading organizational change.
Case studies of transformational leaders and Agile transformations within complex organizations
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what our Cal-I participants are saying:
lead trainer: Brad Swanson, CST®, CEC, CAL Educator, Certified leadership agility® 360 coach
Since 1999, Agility 11 Founder Brad Swanson has been applying Agile practices to lead organizations to success. As a recognized expert in Lean & Agile delivery, Brad has been a trusted coach and consultant for executives and large organizations in Europe, Asia and North America, helping them to optimize their leadership practices, product management and development practices. He is also an experienced Agile Trainer, using highly interactive and engaging techniques to teach thousands of students how to successfully apply Agile principles and practices.
Brad is a Certified Leadership Agility® 360 Coach, Certified Scrum Trainer® (CST), Certified Agile Coach (Certified Enterprise Coach®), CAL Educator® and Certified LeSS Practitioner (Large Scale Scrum). Brad has expertise in Scrum, Lean, and Kanban, and was an early adopter of eXtreme Programming (XP) in 1999. Brad is a former President of Agile Denver and co-founder of the Mile High Agile conference, the region’s largest Agile gathering. Brad is a speaker at international conferences including numerous Global Scrum Gatherings in the USA and Asia (6 times), Agile 20xx (4 times), Mile High Agile (6 times), Agile Tour Toronto, AgilePalooza, Agile Development Conference East & West, PMI Mile Hi Symposium, and many Meetups in the USA, South America and Asia. He is passionate about building the right product — products that users love and achieve business results.