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Jira Align Program Essentials: Course Description


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Your organization has embraced Agile and it is working well across your individual teams. Now you need to scale Agile to manage multiple products and teams. You’ve trained your Center of Excellence, and you’re ready to bring the rest of your organization up to speed on Jira Align.

In this course, you’ll learn to use Jira Align at the program level and how to plan for and manage your Program Increment (PI). You’ll also learn how to implement your agile at scale framework using Jira Align.


After attending this course, attendees should be able to:

  • Describe agile at scale
  • Become familiar with Jira Align's interface
  • Identify ways that Jira Align helps manage agile at scale
  • Describe the purpose of Program Increment(PI) planning
  • Use Jira Align to plan, load, and manage a PI


Jira Align Program Essentials is designed for Scrum Masters, Product Managers, Product Owners, and Program Managers/RTEs working with Jira Align at the Program level.


Any course in agile at scale (SAFe, LeSS, or other scaled agile framework)


  • PI Planning Overview
  • Features
  • Program Backlog
  • Program Kanban
  • Roadmaps
  • Dependencies
  • Risks
  • Objectives
  • Program Board
  • Program Room
  • PI Progress Tracking