Why to take this class?

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.

More about the training

Topics covered

  • Thriving in the digital age with Business Agility

  • Becoming a Lean-Agile Leader

  • Establishing Team and Technical Agility

  • Building Solutions with Agile Product Delivery

  • Exploring Lean Portfolio Management

  • Leading the Change

  • Becoming a Certified SAFe Agilist

Who will benefit?

here are no specific pre-requisites for this course. In order to get the best out of the exercises, it would be helpful to be familiar with the basics of software engineering teams

  • Directors, executives and leaders

  • Portfolio, programme and project managers

  • Product owners and managers

  • Programme/project management office

  • Members of development teams

  • Technical and solution architects

  • Infrastructure management

  • Agile coaches

What will you learn?

To perform the role of a SAFe® Release Train Engineer, attendees should be able to:

  • 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

Prerequisites

The following prerequisites are highly recommended:

  • Have participated in at least one ART and one PI

  • Hold at least one current SAFe certification

PDUs & SEUs

  • You may be eligible to apply for 15 PDUs toward your continuing education
    requirements with the Project Management Institute (PMI) for PMP, PgMP, and PMI-ACP certifications

  • You may be eligible to apply for SEUs under Category C, toward earning or renewing your CSP through the Scrum Alliance

Who is the Coach?

Regina is a Strategic Leader of Technology & Business Transformation. Enterprise Agile Coach & Trainer with over 20 years of PMO, Portfolio, Program, Project management, IT Consulting and Training experience, and SAFe Consultant.

SAFe® 5 Release Train Engineer (RTE) Training