Cprime learning currently offers courses ScaledAgile has approved to provide the SAFe Release Train Engineer certification.
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Agile Methodologies
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Certification Cost is Included with Course Tuition

Recertification Requirements

$295 Annual Renewal Fee

Exam Details

Exam prerequisite skills

  • Cross-team communication skills
  • Full use of SAFe Principles in action
  • Coach Agile and SAFe facilitation and lead by example
  • Launch or participate in at least one ART and one Program Increment (PI)
  • Working knowledge of team dynamics
  • Ability to manage stakeholders
  • Minimum 3 months of real-world, hands-on experience as an RTE

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

  • Exam name – SAFe® 6 Release Train Engineer Exam
  • Exam format – Multiple choice (one answer) or multiple select (2-3 answers)
  • Exam delivery – Web-based (single-browser), closed book, no outside assistance, timed
  • Exam access – Candidates can access to the exam within the SAFe Community Platform upon completion of your SAFe® Release Train Engineer course .
  • Exam duration – Once the exam begins, candidates have 120 minutes (2 hours) to complete the exam.
  • Number of questions – 60
  • Passing score – RTE6 exam = 78%
  • 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. Each retake attempt costs $50.
  • 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.

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Courses offered towards this certification

Scaled Agile | Certified SAFe® Release Train Engineer (RTE)

3 days | 20 PDU

Teams attending Cprime’s Certified SAFe® Release Train Engineer (RTE) course will gain an in-depth understanding of the role and responsibilities of a Release Train Engineer (RTE) in a SAFe enterprise. Outcomes of the SAFe® Release…

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