You want to learn how to work effectively as a leader in an agile organization and how to establish the foundation for continuous improvement in your organization's teams and organization as a whole.

At a glance

The course introduces the agile principles from a management perspective. It shows which role model, which values, principles and practices are suitable as prerequisites for this and guarantee the success of an agile approach in companies.
What are the most important contents of the course? You get to know the context and the business drivers for agility and get an overview of role models and behavior patterns for an agile leader. You will learn how to strengthen the motivation and personal responsibility of your employees and how to set up the planning and success evaluation for an agile approach. You will receive information on how to set up agility correctly in your company. 
Format: Interactive workshop with presentations, exercises and exchange of experiences.
Duration: 2 days


Day 1 
9:00-17:00 o'clock

  • Your view of people
  • Conditions for Change

Context for Agil

  • Why Agil - History of Agility
  • Management trends and new environment on the market
  • Your role as an agile leader

Overview of Agil (optional)

  • Understanding Agile Methods
  • Leadership in an agile context
Day 2 
9:00-17:00 o'clock
  • Work on the organization
  • Approaches to scaling
  • Strengthening trust and collaboration
  • Influence the corporate culture
  • Amplify learning
Start agile change and make it permanent
  • Step-by-step - start an agile transformation
  • Deconstruction of agile success stories


The course is accepted by the Scrum Alliance to qualify for Certified Agile Leader (CAL 1). The prerequisite for certification as a CAL is attendance at a CAL course lasting at least two days, conducted by a certified CAL Instructor. After attending the course, the trainer registers the participants with the Scrum Alliance.

target audience

Executives and managers
The course is aimed at executives or managers who work in an agile organisation or who want to transform their organisation into an agile one and are looking for orientation in determining the appropriate understanding of their role. Zertifizierung

SEUs and PDUs

For this course you can credit 14 PDUs to the Project Management Institute PMI.
More details can be found here: Learning Objectives of the Scrum Alliance