SAFe 4.6 Release Train Engineer with RTE certification

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Duration: 2 days
Live Virtual Classroom
Duration: 2 days
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The SAFe 4.6 Release Train Engineer course accustoms participants with the roles and responsibilities of a Release Train Engineer in a SAFe enterprise. The course covers how to facilitate and enable end-to-end value delivery through Agile Release Trains (ART) and value streams. The course enables participants to build high-performing ARTs by becoming a servant leader and a coach. It also discusses how to plan and execute a Program Increment (PI) planning event – the primary enabler of alignment throughout all levels of a SAFe organization. This course also prepares participants to clear the SAFe Release Train Engineer (RTE) certification examination.

What You'll Learn

  • Identify the effective RTE behaviors
  • Prepare and organize for a PI planning
  • Facilitate a PI planning team break outs and plan review
  • Facilitate management problem solving
  • Facilitating ART ROAM program risks
  • Facilitate Confidence Vote enabling transparency
  • Facilitate PI planning across multiple locations, time zones and continents
  • Execute Program Increment effectively
  • Fostering relentless improvement across the ART


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Who should attend

The RTE certification prep course is highly recommended for –

  • Release Train Engineers
  • Solution Train Engineers
  • Program managers
  • Project managers
  • Scrum Masters
  • Leaders and managers
  • Agile coaches
  • SAFe Program Consultants (SPCs)


There are no prerequisites for this course. However, it would be beneficial to hold at least one current SAFe certification and have launched or participated in at least one ART and one PI.

Interested in this Course?


    A SAFe 4 Release Train Engineer (RTE) is a 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. The SAFe RTE certification demonstrates competency in –

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

    After completing the SAFe 4.6 Release Train Engineer course, participants need to appear for the RTE certification examination. The exam details are as below –

    Exam Name RTE certification exam
    Exam format Multiple choice questions
    Exam delivery Web-based (single browser), closed book, no outside assistance, timed
    Number of questions 60
    Passing score 40 out of 60 (67%)

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