In this course, teams will learn about Agile Teams, how they can build backlog, plan and execute iterations. They will also learn about their role in Agile Release Train and how to improve their process. From planning to executing iterations and learning to work in an Agile environment using Scrum, Kanban and XP, the course will be highly beneficial for teams who are part of the Agile Release Train (ART).
Introducing the Scaled Agile Framework (SAFe)
Building an Agile Team
Planning the Iteration
Executing the Iteration
Executing the Program Increment
To perform the role of a SAFe® Practitioner, attendees should be able to:
Apply SAFe to scale Lean and Agile development in their enterprise
Know their team and its role on the Agile Release Train
Know all other teams on the train, their roles, and the dependencies between the teams
Execute Iterations and demonstrate value
Plan Program Increments
Integrate and work with other teams on the train
Anyone is eligible for the course. No prior knowledge required
Beneficial for all the members of an Agile Release Train
A basic self-paced course on Agile is recommended
The class registration includes:
Preparation and eligibility to take the SAFe® 4 Practitioner (SP) exam
One-year membership to the SAFe Community Platform
Course certificate of completion. Attendees must attend both days of the course in order to qualify for the exam.
Exam access – Candidates can access the exam within the SAFe Community Platform upon completion of the SAFe 4 Practitioner course
Exam duration – Once the exam begins, candidates have 90 minutes (1.5 hours) to complete the exam
Number of questions – 45
Passing score – 35 out of 45 (78% passing score)
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. Contact email@example.com for any retake questions.
SAFe Certification Kit
Attendees who pass the certification exam will receive:
SAFe Practitioner certificate
A SAFe 4 Practitioner digital badge to promote your accomplishment online
A one-year certified membership as a SAFe Practitioner, which includes access to the SP Community of Practice
A SAFe Practitioner certification usage guide with SP certification marks
Access to a variety of learning resources to support certified professionals during their SAFe journey
Certificates expire one year from the date the certification is earned.