Now available online with live facilitation

ICAgile-Accredited Business Agility Foundations Training Course

Resilient, Productive & Crisis-Ready

Understanding & Developing Business Agility

Course overview

Today's world of business and work is complex and changes rapidly. More often than not, organisations are playing catch up to the digital-enabled Customer and nimbler competitors. This course helps leaders, managers and professionals understand Complexity Thinking, Agile concepts, and Agile ways of working that can be adapted for business, organisational and process management.

This is your first step towards more resilient, productive & crisis-ready organisations and workplaces.

This 14-hour training workshop, already delivered in classrooms in Hong Kong, Kuala Lumpur, Manila, Seoul and Singapore, is now available as a live interactive online training. Each session is a facilitated 3.5 hours learning experience delivered by expert Business Agility practitioners.  Each course is delivered over a 2-week period, allowing for workplace practice in between sessions and active reflections.

Upon successful completion of this training workshop, participants will receive the ICAgile Certified Professional in Business Agility Foundations certification.

Duration and Time:

  • Total 14 hours of facilitated learning over Zoom
  • 4 days: 3.5 hours per day
  • Schedule can be customised for in-house training

Training Fees & Learning Materials:

  • SG$800.00/US$590.00 per participant (check fee in your currency)
  • Fee inclusive of  ICAgile certification
  • Gain access to LearningSpace LMS with more supporting learning content
  • Download Business Agility activity templates (Miro) to use with your colleagues and teams

Who Should Attend:

  • Professionals, Consultants, Managers, Directors and VPs across all industries
  • Function: HR, Finance, Operations, Sales, Marketing, Customer Support and any other functions in a corporate, government, academic or non-profit environment
  • Organisation type: Multi-national corporations, small or medium-sized enterprises, governmental agencies, academic institutions, non-profit organisations
  • For in-house training: The workshop can be customised for team-level or managerial-level training. Enquire for in-house training booking.

Upcoming Training Dates

Class: December 8, 10, 15 and 17 - Time: 1500-1830 SG (GMT+8)

Class: January 12, 14, 19 and 21  - Time: 1500-1830 SG (GMT+8)

Check your local times

Remote classes strictly limited to maximum 14 participants per class for effective learning and group participation. If you require more information on the course, call us at +65 9687 2858 or email hello@elisanpartners.com for a detailed discussion.

Contact for More Info

    You will discover and learn:

    • The fundamentals of the Agile mindset and Agile ways of working
    • Learn to make more effective business decisions and assessments in a VUCA world through better complexity management
    • How to prioritise competing stakeholder demands by understanding and practising true Customer-centricity
    • Agile Kanban and Agile Story Mapping to increase productivity, optimise workflows and manage multiple deadlines 
    • Lean Thinking and Scrum to manage and deliver projects on time and on budget

    Key Benefits of Agile Ways of Working & Thinking:

    • Make better and more effective decisions in complicated and volatile environment
    • Build dynamic teams and develop motivated and inspired employees
    • Increase trust and mutual respect
    • Increase overall productivity and process efficiencies
    • Produce quality work, on time and on budget
    • Enhanced team and interpersonal communications
    • Develop responsive, adaptable and resilient teams and employees

    What you will gain

  • Understand core Agile Manifesto values and principles and how to adapt the Agile mindset and frameworks to improve organisational or team operations and performance
  • Knowledge to develop your team’s ability, competency, dynamics and resilience to thrive in VUCA environment through use of Agile team development methods
  • Gain practical and proven Agile skills that you can bring to your organisation including Lean, Kanban, Scrum, Customer Story Mapping and Design Thinking techniques such as Customer Journey Mapping and Customer Empathy
  • Learn Change Management strategies and techniques to sustain positive change as you help your team transition and develop into a truly Agile and Customer-centric organisation
  • An opportunity to connect with like-minded peers and to discuss mutual concerns and solutions in an open and respectful environment
  • Topics and Learning Outcomes

  • Understand the historical context of current management practices, the foundations of Agile and why Agile is highly relevant in today’s dynamic business and social environments
  • Discover successful and ongoing Agile transformation case studies and be inspired to transform your own organisation
  • Understand true Customer-centricity and how it can provide a foundation for improving operations and performance
  • Understand the importance of prioritising delivery of Customer Value and measuring Customer Outcomes in contrast to over-focusing on internal KPIs and metrics
  • Understand and practise activities that develop better customer understanding and empathy including Design Thinking, Customer Journey Mapping, Agile Story Mapping and others
  • Understand and practise the relevant Agile frameworks including Lean, Kanban and Scrum
  • Understand Lean principles and how to implement experimentation, validated learning and work iteration in work projects and activities
  • Learn how to design and plan adoption of Agile practices, such as Kanban and Scrum, for your organisation
  • Understand and practise Change Management techniques to deliver and sustain Agile transformation for your organisation
  • Trainer Profile

    Isman Tanuri

    Isman is an Organisation Development Consultant with over 20 years of international business, operations and training experience. In his Business Agility and Leadership Coach-Trainer role, he helps leaders and teams get better at working together by co-creating workplace effectiveness, and increasing productivity through Actionable & Practical Leadership, Culture Development and Self-Organisation.

    Isman is a Management 3.0 Licensed Facilitator. He is globally the only ICAgile Authorised Instructor accredited to deliver both Business Agility Foundations (ICP-BAF) and Agility in Marketing (ICP-MKG) Certified Professional training courses.

    Isman is a proud Strathclyde MBA with previous regional marketing leadership roles in global advertising technology firms.

    Testimonials from Past Training Participants

    What do they say

    "Energised to go make a difference"

    Fantastic training sessions - thanks Isman. We all learnt a lot and left energised to go make a difference for our customers!

    - Regional Head, Asia Pacific, Allianz Partners

    "Patient..knowledgeable..engaging"

    He was patient, knowledgeable and a great help...It made the sessions engaging.

    - Account Director, Ace:Daytons Communications

    "Such a great trainer"

    Thanks Isman for being such a great trainer....i look forward to share this experience with the rest of the team.

    - Chief Sales Officer, Allianz Partners

    "Very effective and impressed"

    Overall the training was very effective and impressed on the way the content was delivered.

    - Regional Manager, Dialog Axiata

    "Eats, breathes and sleeps digital marketing!"

    His enthusiasm and passion in teaching and sharing his vast knowledge about this industry made me take interest in exploring and learning what digital marketing is all about.

    - Implementation Consultant, Sambaash

    "Not boring, not difficult to understand"

    Simple and interesting. It was not boring and not difficult to understand with some of the social jargons that are out there. Thank you and good luck!

    - Chief Manager, Dialog Axiata

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