SAFe 4.0 Release Train Engineer (RTE)
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SAFe 4.0 Release Train Engineer (RTE)

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Course Price $2,695.00
Total $2,695.00

Dates & Locations

Date City, State Address Sponsor Map Instructor
May 03, 2017 Chicago, IL 3075 Sanders Road, Northbrook, IL 60062 Icon
May 22, 2017 Bay Area, CA Cisco, 3650 Cisco Way, San Jose, California 95134 Icon  
Jun 05, 2017 Phoenix, AZ TBD Icon  
Jun 06, 2017 Milwaukee, WI Northwestern Mutual, North Building, 818 E. Mason St, Milwaukee, WI 53202 Icon  
Jun 19, 2017 Boston, MA EBSCO, 5 Peatfield St, Ipswich, MA 01938 (Corner of Kimball and Peatfield) Icon  
Jul 17, 2017 Cincinnati, OH 84.51° Cincinnati, 100 W. 5th Street, Cincinnati, OH 45202 Icon
Aug 22, 2017 Minneapolis, MN TBD Icon  

Course Description

In this advanced three-day interactive workshop-style course you will gain an in-depth understanding of the role and responsibilities of a Release Train Engineer (RTE) in the SAFe enterprise. You will learn how to facilitate and enable end-to-end value delivery through Agile Release Trains (ARTs) and value streams. You will also learn how to build a high-performing ART by becoming a servant leader and coach, and how to plan and execute a Program Increment (PI) planning event, the primarily enabler of alignment throughout all levels of a SAFe organization.


After this course, you should be able to:

  • Effectively perform the role of the Release Train Engineer
  • Apply Lean-Agile knowledge and tools to execute and release value
  • Lead and facilitate program execution
  • Create transparency using metrics to initiate and drive positive change
  • Coach ARTs and teams in relentless improvement of value delivery

Topics Covered

  • Learning 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

Audience and Certification Details

The following individuals will benefit from this course:

  • Release Train Engineers (RTEs)
  • Program and Project Managers
  • Scrum Masters (SMs)
  • Leaders and Managers
  • Agile Coaches
  • Value Stream Engineers (VSEs)
  • SAFe Program Consultants (SPCs)


To fully benefit from this class, you should have at least one current SAFe certification, or launched or participated in at least one ART and one PI.


3 days


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