UPCOMING TRAINING PROGRAMMES

Guided-Self-Study

Business Technology Guided Self Study

Winter 2021

BT Academy
WINTER 2021 (COMING SOON)
Online
£899 (£1350 for 2 participants from the same organisation)
Entry Level - aimed at those with little BT knowledge, or starting out a BT journey

The BT Standard guided self-study course is an online training programme that helps you to understand the guiding principles behind the business technology mindset. The objective is to support the learner to quickly deepen their understanding of the underlying principles behind the BT Standard, and enable a faster implementation of the models and frameworks in practice.

The Business Technology Guided Self Study course and Green Card examination is a foundation level course aimed at individuals who have limited knowledge of the Business Technology Standard. If you would like to find out how to implement the Business Technology Standard in your organisation please contact us to discuss our other training options such as the The Business Technology Operating Model (BTOP) Guided Design Course.

Understanding Business Technology

Thursday 13th May 12:30PM - 1:30PM
Online
FREE
Entry Level - aimed at those with interest in Business Technology

The Business Technology Standard (or BT Standard) is an open-source management framework to plan, build and run information technology. It is very popular in the Nordic Nations where it is used by many major businesses, universities and local governments.

Xonetic are now launching the Business Technology Standard in the UK. Join this webinar to learn more about the BT Standard and it’s benefits from Nick Russell one of the authors of the BT Standard and Founder of Xonetic.

Agile Leadership Gamified

Autumn 2021

BT Academy
05/10/2021 - 05/10/2021
London, England
£690

Learn Agile Transformation in just one day by DevOps simulation game!
Suitable for all levels and roles in the organisation: leadership, operational and business.

THE CHALLENGE

Every organisation looks for ways to become more agile, yet landing the transformational change often gets stuck because of the organisational culture and mindset.

THE SOLUTION

Business Technology Academy’s Agile Leadership Training
At the end of the one-day course, you will understand the importance of:

  • business focus and customer value
  • working as a united team
  • a shared language and goals
  • reduced cost to quality
  • reduced time to test
  • accelerated time to market
  • continuous application deployment and delivery
  • increased ability to release more and faster

The course is based on a DevOps simulation game that takes place over 3 rounds. Each round takes you closer to the desired goals of creating a united team culture, becoming product-focused and achieving faster delivery. It’s a learning method unlike any you’ve tried before!

WHAT IS A DEVOPS SIMULATION GAME?

The simulation game allows you to understand the challenges and to adopt the agile methodologies the way they are meant to work. You will learn by making mistakes, reacting with emotions, and falling into traps – so you will never make the same mistake again! It’s a kinesthetic learning experience: not only fun, but also refreshing in today’s digital world!

Certified Business Technology Leader

Autumn 2021

BT Academy
05/10/2021 - 05/10/2021
London, England
£3600

Certified Business Technology Leaders online course is a 3-module training programme that helps you develop all the essential skills you need for leading the technology-driven business transformation. Learn management practices to plan, develop and operate digital products, solutions and services. This training programme gives all you need for harnessing the potential of technology to create value for your business.

DESCRIPTION

Business Technology Leaders training programme consists of 3 x 2-day modules.

The course in intended for all business and IT leaders and experts who seek for practical ways to manage the information technology to bring value for the business

This training programme will be conducted in English.

BENEFITS

  • You will get a 360⁰ view on the technology management scenery.
  • You will know how to make the best out of the technology with the support of people, practices and tools.
  • You will understand how to enable faster development while keeping things stable.
  • You will become a technology-savvy business leader who can advance your company’s business goals.
  • You will improve your career advancement opportunities

BT STANDARD GREEN CARD CERTIFICATION

Autumn 2021

BT Academy
02.09.2021 - 30.09.21
Online
£855

BT Standard guided self-study course is an online training programme that helps you to understand the guiding principles behind the business technology mindset. The objective is to support the learner to quickly deepen the understanding of the underlying principles behind the BT Standard, and enable a faster implementation of the models and frameworks in practice. Read more about BT Standard: www.manageBT.org

Certified BT Operating Model Designer

Summer 2021

BT Academy
01.06.2021 - 08.06.2021
Online
£1545

The Business Technology (BT) Operating Model Designer course introduces the BT operating model concept, design materials as well as the best practice implementation guidelines in order to design and implement the BT operating model in your organisation.

Attending the Business Technology operating model designer course requires a BT Standard Green Card certification prior to taking part in the workshops. You can become certified by Guided Self-study for Business Technology Standard course.

The course is recommended for:

those who are responsible for designing or updating the organisation’s IT and digitalisation operating model
those who are using SAFe, ITIL, SIAM, COBIT and other practices and want to implement a consistent operating model on top of them
those who want to get practical operating model design and implementation guidance based on the BT Standard best practice methodologies and practices.

During the course, the participants will get familiarised with:

capability areas and disciplines
governance levels and bodies
roles and responsibilities
value streams and end-to-end value creation
design principles for customising the BT operating model
examples of designing and implementing the BT operating model

As concrete hand-outs the participants get:

Material to help your to make your own Business Technology operating model handbook, such as BT Standard governance extension material in:

  • PowerPoint
  • Business technology maturity analysis template
  • The roles and responsibilities material
  • Value streams example
  • The Business Technology operating model designer certification exam is based on an assessment

TRAINING PROGRAMME COST AND DAYS

The cost of the training programme (3 x ½ days)  £1545 (+ VAT)

1st session: 01.06.2021, 2nd session: 04.06.2021 and 3rd session: 08:06:2021

CONTACT US

Interested to talk more about the course or discuss training needs for your organisation? The length and content of our training programmes can be tailored to fit your organisation’s specific needs.  Please contact us at btacademy@xonetic.com