RCDA Practitioner Course – Spring 2021
March 16 @ 09:30 - March 30 @ 12:30 CET€2400
RCDA is CGI’s approach to architecture in the digital age. Its principles and practices provide effective agile solution shaping with a fast architectural feedback loop. CGI’s RCDA training suite supports organizations that need a modern architecture function, based on team collaboration and responsiveness.
The RCDA Practitioner course is an interactive, on-line training course for practicing architects, in five three-hour sessions.
Through presentations, discussions and exercises, attendees learn to apply good architecture practices to their everyday work context. The course combines lectures and group exercises.
Dates: 5 morning sessions on March 16, 18, 23, 25 and 30 (2021) from 9:30-12:30 Central European (Summer) Time.
Participants will receive pdf versions of the RCDA handbook, presentation slides and a RCDA Practitioner certificate.
|RCDA Practitioner Course Program|
|Module 1 Fundamentals
Architecture responsbilities – Up-front versus adaptive architecture – Risk and Cost Driven Architecture
|Module 2 Understanding Context
Stakeholders & Requirements – Architectural Requirements Prioritization – Dealing with Non-Functional Requirements – Stakeholder Workshops – Dealing with Contracts
|Module 3 Architectural Decisions
Architectural Decision Making – Applying Architectural Strategies
|Module 4 Modeling
Architecture Modeling – Solution Costing – Value-driven documentation
|Module 5 Validation
Architecture Evaluation – Independent Architecture Assessment – Architectural Prototyping
|Module 6 Delivery
Technical Debt Control – Architecture Roadmapping
|Module 7 Maturity
Assess your team/s architecture maturity – Wrap-up
|Optional module “RCDA in SAFe”
Apply RCDA practices as an Enteprise/Solution/System architect in SAFe
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