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SAFe® 4.5 Release Train Engineer Certification Course
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SAFe® 4.5 Release Train Engineer Certification Course

Assist your team in delivering value and become a servant leader and coach

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Classroom

Our classroom training provides you the opportunity to interact with instructors and benefit from face-to-face instruction.

Team/Corporate Training

Our Corporate training is carefully structured to help executives keep ahead of rapidly evolving business environments.

Description

KnowledgeHut brings you an experiential 3-day course that will help you aim for the SAFe® 4 Release Train Engineer certification and gain the hands-on skills needed to become a program servant leader and coaching professional. You will learn how to drive end-to-end delivery of value in a single program or Value Stream in a Lean-Agile enterprise.

Based on version 4.5 of the Scaled Agile Framework® (SAFe), this course will help you gain the exceptional range of skills that is expected of RTE professionals including the skills needed to facilitate and enable end-to-end value delivery through Agile Release Trains (ARTs). Learn how to build a high-performing ART through servant leadership and understand the RTE role in a Lean Agile transformation. Participants will also learn how to coach leaders, teams, and Scrum Masters in new processes and mind-sets. They will also learn how to prepare, plan and execute a Program Increment (PI) planning event, communicate with stakeholders, escalate impediments, help manage risk, and drive relentless improvement.

With ample courseware, expert coaching, study guides and practice exams, this course is all you need to aim for a first time pass of the RTE certification exam and embark on a successful career as a servant leader.

What you will learn:

Participants will learn to perform the role of a SAFe® Release Train Engineer, including:

  • Applying Lean-Agile knowledge and tools to execute and release value
  • Assisting with program and large solution execution
  • Fostering relentless improvement
  • Building a high-performing ART by becoming a servant leader and coach
  • Developing an action plan to continue the learning journey
You will also get:
  • Preparation and eligibility to take the SAFe® 4 Release Train Engineer (RTE) exam
  • Course certificate of completion
  • One year membership to the SAFe® Community Platform

Candidates who successfully complete the exam will receive:

  • SAFe® 4 Certified Release Train Engineer PDF certificate
  • SAFe® 4 Certified Release Train Engineer digital badge to promote your accomplishment online
  • One-year membership to the SAFe® Community Platform, which includes access to the RTE Community of Practice

Key Features

3-day Comprehensive workshop and training for SAFe® RTE Certification Examination based on version 4.5 of SAFe®
Course fee inclusive of exam fee
100 days free access to e-learning modules
Complete courseware for exam in downloadable format
Become adept at facilitating ART processes and delivering value

Certification

Prerequisites:

Attendees must attend all days of the course in order to qualify for the exam.

In addition, those who intend to take the SAFe® Release Train Engineer (RTE) certification exam must have the following qualifications:

  • Hold at least one current SAFe® certification
  • Have launched or participated in at least one ART and one PI
Certification:

Scaled Agile’s rigorous SAFe® RTE exam and certification is a reflection of the holder’s ability to effectively fulfil their role in a SAFe® enterprise.

The Exam

Exam name – SAFe® 4 Release Train Engineer Exam

Exam format – Multiple choice, multiple response

Exam delivery – Web-based (single-browser), closed book, no outside assistance, timed

Exam duration – Once the exam begins, candidates have 120 minutes (2 hours) to complete the exam.

Number of questions – 60

Passing score – 40 out of 60 (67%)

Language – English

Exam cost – First exam attempt is included as part of the course registration fee if the exam is taken within 30 days of course completion.

Retake policy – Second attempt on exam (first retake) can be done immediately after first attempt. Third attempt requires a 10-day wait. Fourth attempt requires a 30-day wait. Each retake attempt costs $50.

Contact support@scaledagile.com for any retake questions.

•    Exploring the RTE Role and Responsibilities
•    Applying SAFe Principles
•    Organizing the ART
•    Planning a Program Increment
•    Executing a Program Increment
•    Fostering Relentless Improvement
•    Serving the ART
•    Continuing Your Learning Journey

Our Students See All

The workshop had excellent speaker, good study material, good games and activities, interactive, fun with nice arrangement of conference hall and food.

Attended workshop in April 2018

I have completed my CSM training through Knowledge hut in the month of April,18. I am very much satisfied with the sessions. The trainer was very good. The course was very well structured and it gave me a good insight into the true values of scrum and how one can implement the agile values and principles to their projects.

Attended workshop in April 2018

Knowledge Hut experience has been very good, this is my second registration with them directly and had total 3 registrations with them. The Trainer, Venue, Course material, Food and other logistics are well organized and managed. Special thanks to Lalit who takes extra effort to help and coordinate on everything. I am happy to take up other courses offered with Knowledge Hut and recommend others also to consider. Thanks. :)

Attended workshop in April 2018

This was my first training with Knowledgehut and what an amazing experience it turned out to. Right from the logistics to contents, methodology - Everything was so perfect. Instructor Ashwinee, was highly professional and experienced. He understood the pulse of the class and gave them plenty of real time examples in highly interactive env with Fun too which is very essential in such professional trainings. Overall, a great experience and would love to go for more trainings with them in future.

Attended workshop in April 2018
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Shailesh Jaiswal

Project Manager at Photon Infotech Pvt Ltd from Bangalore, India
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Shubham Dwivedo

Senior Test Engineer at Tally Solutions Pvt Ltd from Bangalore, India
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Santosh Setty

Business Analyst at IBM from Bangalore,India
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Rajesh Puneyani

Vice President at Wells Fargo from Bangalore, India

Frequently Asked Questions

Release train engineers are an essential part of the Lean Agile solution. An RTE is a servant leader and coach for the Agile Release Train (ART). The RTE’s major responsibilities are to facilitate the major events and processes, and assist the teams in delivering value. RTEs communicate with stakeholders, escalate impediments, help manage risk, and drive relentless improvement. This workshop and the subsequent certification validates your knowledge and expertise as a servant leader with a solid grasp of how to scale Lean and Agile, and understand the unique opportunities and challenges associated with facilitating and continuously aligning a large development program.

Attending this workshop is an important step towards clearing the certification. The certification exam requires in-depth preparation and this workshop will give you the guidance, courseware and support needed to clear the exam. Other prerequisites essential for appearing for the SAFe® Release Train Engineer (RTE) certification exam include:

  • Holding at least one current SAFe® certification
  • Having launched or participated in at least one ART and one PI

No, there is no online/virtual course for SAFe® Release Train Engineer. The SAFe® RTE Certification exam requires in-depth knowledge of the ART, coaching and the servant role in Lean Agile transformations, which you get from our certified experts who lead the workshop.

Attendees may be eligible to apply for 20 PDUs toward their continuing education requirements with the Project Management Institute (PMI)® for PMP®, PgMP®, and PMI-ACP® certifications.You can also get 20 SEUs on completion of the course.

The following individuals will benefit from this course:

  • RTEs and Solution Train Engineers (STEs)
  • Program and project managers
  • Scrum Masters
  • Leaders and managers
  • Agile coaches
  • SAFe® Program Consultants (SPCs)

Membership renewals are one year from the date certification is earned.
Renewal fee: $295. Renewal fee for the RTE certification is included in SAFe® Program Consultant (SPC) renewal (if current SPC).

First exam attempt is included as part of the course registration fee if the exam is taken within 30 days of course completion. Each retake attempt costs $50.

Any registration cancelled within 48 hours of the initial registration will be refunded in FULL (please note that all cancellations will incur a 5% deduction in the refunded amount due to transactional costs applicable while refunding). Refunds will be processed within 30 days of receipt of written request for refund. Kindly go through our Refund Policy for more details: http://www.knowledgehut.com/refund

Please send in an email to support@knowledgehut.com, and we will answer any queries you may have!

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