Certified LeSS Basics

Certified LeSS Basics

Learn how to organize teams in scaled agile development around customer-centric products.

Understand how simplifying your organization unlocks adaptiveness, productivity and creativity of your teams.

Course dates

Who should attend

Everyone involved in managing and coaching a large-scale agile product development with multiple teams using Scrum.

Target audience

  • Delivery managers, project/program managers
  • Product Owners, product managers
  • Scrum Masters, agile coaches
  • Everyone working on a large-scale product

The course requires knowledge of Scrum at least at the level of introductory classes Professional Scrum Master or Professional Scrum Product Owner.

Course objectives of
Certified LeSS Basics

One-day introduction to Large-Scale Scrum, a framework for multi-team collaboration on building large-scale complex product.

What you will learn

  • How to organize teams collaborating on a single customer-centric product
  • How Large-Scale Scrum maximizes agility
  • How to simplify organization and processes using System Thinking
  • Why component teams lead inevitably to waterfall


  • LeSS is Scrum
  • System Thinking
  • Organization and coordination around a customer-centric product
  • Role of Product Owner in scaled Scrum
  • Multi-team refinement
  • Impact on organizational design
  • Feature Teams vs Component Teams
  • Role of managers in scaled Scrum
  • How LeSS relates to Nexus, SAFe and other frameworks

Certification CLB

After attending the class you will get an account at LeSS.works and Certified LeSS Basics certification. The certification has lifetime validity.

At LeSS.works you can find additional study materials and case studies from LeSS adoptions around the world in multi-national organizations.

The class Certified LeSS Basics is delivered by accredited LeSS-Friendly Scrum Trainers who have extensive experience with LeSS adoptions.

Your trainer

Karel Smutný

Karel Smutný

Professional Scrum Trainer™<br/>LeSS-Friendly Scrum Trainer Professional Scrum Trainer™<br/>LeSS-Friendly Scrum Trainer
Professional Scrum Trainer™
LeSS-Friendly Scrum Trainer

Karel is a team and organizational coach with more than 10 years of experience with Scrum adoptions and agile transformations. During that time he worked with more than 70 teams in dozens of companies of ... Show all

Course schedule
Certified LeSS Basics

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9:00 - 12:00

Why LeSS

  • System Thinking
  • LeSS principles
  • One Product Owner
12:00 - 13:00


13:00 - 17:00

LeSS Framework

  • LeSS Sprint
  • Teams coordination
  • Feature team vs component team
Lenght of block 90 minutes
Total lessons 8 hours
Refreshment Yes
Exam Yes

The course requires knowledge at least on the level of introductory classes Professional Scrum Master or Professional Scrum Product Owner.

Do you have a question? Contact us

Let us call and we will advise you.

You can reach us every business day at 9:00 to 17:00.

+420 222 553 101 [email protected]