A Certified SAFe® Release Train Engineer (RTE) is a Scaled Agile Framework® (SAFe) program servant leader and coaching professional responsible for driving end-to-end delivery of value in a single program or Value Stream in a Lean-Agile enterprise.

SAFe Release Train Engineer with RTE Certification - Three-Day Training Class

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Facilitating Lean-Agile Program Execution

Facilitate and enable end-to-end value delivery through Agile Release Trains (ARTs)—and learn how to build a high-performing ART by becoming a servant leader and coach—when you become a SAFe® 5 Release Train Engineer (RTE).

During this three-day course, gain an in-depth understanding of the role and responsibilities of a Release Train Engineer (RTE) in the SAFe enterprise. Through experiential learning, examine the RTE role in a Lean- Agile transformation. Learn how to facilitate ART processes and execution, coach leaders, teams, and Scrum Masters in new processes and mindsets. Explore how to prepare, plan, and execute a Program Increment (PI) planning event, the primary enabler of alignment throughout all levels of a SAFe organization.

SAFe Release Train Engineer

Facilitating Lean-Agile Program Execution
with Certified SAFe® Release Train Engineer

Key Areas of Competency

  • • Facilitating program-level ceremonies
  • • Leading program execution
  • • Coaching Agile Release Trains (ARTs) and Agile Teams in relentless improvement of value delivery
  • • Creating transparency using metrics to initiate and drive positive change
  • • Facilitating resolution of dependencies, impediments, and risks

Topics Covered

  • • 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

Learning Goals

  • • Apply Lean-Agile knowledge and tools to execute and release value
  • • Assist with program and large solution execution
  • • Foster relentless improvement
  • • Build a high-performing ART by becoming a servant leader and coach
  • • Develop an action plan to continue the learning journey

What Attendees Get

  • • Attendee workbook
  • • Preparation and eligibility to take the SAFe® 5 Release Train Engineer (RTE) exam
  • • One year membership to the SAFe Community Platform
  • • Course certificate of completion

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

Course & Exam Summary

Course Information

Duration: 2 Day

Level: Foundational

  • 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 – RTE5 exam = 45 out of 60 (75%)

Prerequisites

The following prerequisites are highly recommended :

  • • Have participated in at least one ART and one PI
  • • Hold at least one current SAFe certification

Exam Requirements

The first step toward becoming a Certified SAFe® Release Train Engineer is to attend the SAFe® Release Train Engineer course. This is a requirement, because attending the course provides access to all the study materials and the exam. Note that attending the course does not guarantee passing the exam.

SAFe Release Train Engineer with RTE Certification - Three-Day Training Class

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