Certified LeSS for Executives

For managers who want to understand the impact of LeSS on their organization design.

Course Overview

What is the most important thing for management to understand about LeSS? That it is not a process or method. LeSS is an organizational design, a design that optimizes an organization for speed of value creation, agility and learning. LeSS has an impact on structure, hierarchy, team composition, roles, positions and processes.

The Certified LeSS for Executives training is an interactive 2-day training where the LeSS principles, LeSS adoption and the role of management are discussed in detail.

This course is only provided in-company.

Official LeSS For Executives certification

All participants will be a Certified LeSS Executives and get an account on

LeSS Adoption

Understand the organization and management implications

Prepare organizational change

Be able to adopt LeSS to your product development group

Fundamental knowledge

Delve into tell tale case studies and engage in an extensive Q&A

Who should attend
the LeSS for Excutives training

The course is for management, and change leads that want to explore LeSS adoption in their organization.

Preparation for the training

Basic Scrum knowledge is expected and can be achieved by attending a Professional Scrum Master Training, Professional Scrum Product Owner Training or thoroughly reading Scrum introduction.

Course Agenda

DAY 1Principles & Management Implications

  • Systems Thinking

  • Organizational Design and the Contract Game

  • Empirical Process Control for the Entire Organization

  • Lean Thinking in LeSS: Across All Functions

  • Systems Thinking: From Local to Global Optimization

  • Whole-Product Focus: Group and Role

DAY 2LeSS Adoption

  • Customer Centric: Process and Group Impacts

  • Adopting LeSS in your organization

  • What is your product? A LeSS perspective

  • The business-driven Product Owner

  • LeSS Organizational structure

  • Role of Management & Human Operations


Certified LeSS Trainer

Cesario Ramos

Cesario Ramos works on large-scale transformation all over the world in banking, insurance, and high-tech industries. He is also a Certified LeSS Trainer and Professional Coach. In 2010 he founded AgiliX, a consulting company, that provides consulting and training worldwide

Cesario is the author of the books ‘Creating Agile Organization’, ‘EMERGENT – Lean & Agile adoption’ and co-author of the book ‘A Scrum Book’.

He is a frequently invited speaker at conferences around the world and organizer of the international Large Scale Scrum (LeSS) conferences.


Upcoming Certified LeSS for Executives Courses

This course is only provided in-company.
Please contact us for an in-house course for your team.