APF Certified PeopleOps Coach


Agile PeopleOps Framework (APF)™ is the world’s first PeopleOps  Framework addressing today’s business challenges posed to Human Capital function (traditionally referred to as HR). Agile PeopleOps Framework Certified PeopleOps Coach™ will help HR VPs/Directors, Human Capital Leaders, Organizational Consultants, Coaches, Change Leaders, and Agile Coaches gain the required knowledge, tools, and skills to transform organizations into Agile organizations. It helps devise a Human Capital strategy for transforming  organizations, Embrace Business Agility, Devise & Drive HR programs (Employee Engagement, Employee Experience, Talent Acquisition, Coaching programs, Performance). The course is delivered covering Six (6) Sprint sessions over a 6-week duration. Each session duration will be 4 – 4.5 hours with intermittent breaks. Videos, Case examples, activities, interactive discussions, and mini-assignments are integral to the program.




4 Days (5.5 hrs/day)


Live instructor-led, with executive coach

Learning Outcomes

An introduction to Agile meets HR, VUCA, VUCA Prime.

Comprehensive understanding on – Agile methodology, Scrum, Lean, Kanban.

Introduction to Agile PeopleOps Framework™ (the 'big picture'), Manifesto, Values & Principles, and understand the distinction between organization culture & climate.

Explore & learn to implement Value Stream Mapping for your organizations HR functions/projects to identify gaps between current and future state.

Explore PeopleOps Coach competencies and the diverse stances the Coach needs to play to harness Agility in different situations.

Learn & Apply Design Thinking principles to create human-centric experience.

Develop Employee Journey maps to enrich Users (candidates, employees, relevant stakeholders) Experiences in Organizations or Business units.

Learn and create Transformation Roadmap.

Introduction to Agile PeopleOps Framework™ personas, their roles/responsibilities, APF™ ceremonies & workflow visual boards.

Explore the importance of coaching culture and launch Communities of Practices to build shared learning culture.

Few Companies Where APF™ Certified Professionals Work

In-house training with APF Certified Coaches

Our expert Certified PeopleOps Coaches could help you upskill in People Operations (HR) and make you future-ready.

As a Certified PeopleOps Coach, You Can


Implement Agile PeopleOps Framework™ in organizations of any size.

Practice design thinking techniques with key stakeholders to transform PeopleOps processes.

Build value stream mapping techniques with leaders to optimize the PeopleOps workflows.

Lead PeopleOps communities of practices.

Provide coaching for Agile PeopleOps Framework™ related implementation.

Contribute and lead APF™ local chapters.

  • APF Certified PeopleOps Scrum Master™ (APF CPSM™).
  • APF Certified Talent Scrum Master™ (APF CTSM™).
  • APF Certified PeopleOps Specialist™ (APF CPS™).
  • APF Certified Talent Champion™ (APF CTC™).

Participants who attend the Course and pass exam, will receive:

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What People Are Saying About Us

Vincent Harris

USA | Director, Talent Acquisition

Coming from a Talent Acquisition & HR background while also possessing extensive training & experience with Agile and Scrum, I longed to find a training program that successfully integrated the two. I am thankful to have been introduced to APF, and I look forward to continuing to grow and working within the APF community.

David Mui

Hong Kong | CEO

APF Certified PeopleOps Coach™ is a well-structured program providing a robust integrated approach from a human capital perspective in driving business agility. The content is rich and well-researched that provides relevant insights into transformative people and culture processes, driving an agile organization. Lakshmi is a trustworthy trainer with excellent facilitation skills.

Prasad Kamath

India | Founder & CEO

The APF program requires participants to not only take an exam, but to also demonstrate practical understanding of the Agile PeopleOps Framework by requiring participants to develop a PeopleOps Transformation Roadmap and present it to the instructor. APF programs are a must-do for all HR professionals, agile practitioners, consultants, and coaches!