Leading SAFe® 5.1 Agilist Certification Training in Chennai

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People with SAFe Agilist Training in Chennai serves leadership positions in the organizations because of their understanding of the SAFe methodology. SAFe Agilist Course in the Chennai curriculum covers the SAFe principles, Program Increment (PI) Planning, Lean Portfolio Management, and many other aspects. With the knowledge of SAFe certification in Chennai, candidates can execute Agile Release Trains and manual Lean-Agile transformations.

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  • 2 Days Online / Classroom Training
  • Training by experienced SPCs
  • SAFe® Agilist exam fee included
  • Membership with Scaled Agile
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What You Will Learn in SAFe Agile Certification Training?

The primary objective of the SAFe training is to get you ready with the required information to lead a Lean-Agile transformation at enterprise scale. You will be able to get a high-level overview of SAFe framework with exercises to test your ability.The following nine Lean-Agile principles will be taughtEmbrace agility and lean thinkingThe right way to plan, execute and implement the Agile Release Train (ART)Build a large system using the Lean-Agile techniqueConstruct and control Agile PortfolioBuild SAFe to the enterprise contextCreate and test new ideas efficiently making use of the Lean Startup Cycle, and Lean UX.Scalable DevOps deliveryContinuous delivery pipelinesLeadership skills to drive the knowledge workersEvery SAFe Agilist can make the following activities in the organization for its growthThey can lead to change.Implement Lean-Agile transformation for quick delivery of results to the customerDevelop people mindset and get the future leaders readyReduce the constraintsCreating a new decision-making framework.Motivate skilled employees to come up with innovative ideas.

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SAFe Agile Certification and Training FAQ's

What is the Average Salary for a Certified SAFe Agile Professional in Chennai?

INR 10,00,000 - 15,00,000 INR is the average base salary for a Certified SAFe Agile Professional in Chennai.

Which are the Top Companies Hiring for SAFe Agilist Professionals in Chennai?

Quess IT Staffing, IQVIA, AT&T CYbersecurity are a few of the top major Companies Hiring for SAFe Professionals in Chennai.

What are the Jobs required for Certifed SAFe Agilist in Chennai? 

Scrum Master, Agile Coach, Tech Specialist, Agilist Certified Scrum Master (CSM), Software Engineer are a few jobs that require Certified SAFe Agile Professional in Chennai.

Payment Procedure?

Payment can be done either by cash, Online payment or Netbanking, using debit or credit card or using mobile wallets. 

What does registration fee include?

Registration fee is inclusive of SAFe® Certification exam fee, 2-day Classroom Training Program fees, SAFe® Training material, Scaled Agile membership for one year and lunch on both days. 

Do you provide any training material for SAFe® Agilist Course?

Yes, StarAgile provides hard copy of the SAFe® training material on the first day of SAFe training in Chennai which you can refer for SAFe certification exam.

Who are the instructors for SAFe® Agilist training in Chennai?

The instructors of SAFe® Agilist training in Chennai are SAFe® Program Consultants (SPCs) who are eligible for conducting SAFe® Agilist Training. Also, these Trainers are skilled Professionals with more than 20 years of industry experience. They are expertise in Agile – Scrum processes, practices and techniques.

Can I attend a demo session before the SAFe Agilist training in Chennai?

Yes, one can attend demo session depending upon the Training Institute you are choosing. If a Training Institute Provides the demo session, then you can go ahead and attend it. StarAgile do provide the demo training session before actual training. So what are you waiting for? Rush in today itself and grab this opportunity.

Does Scaled Agile offer SAFe training online classes for SAFe certification?

Scaled Agile Academy has made a mandatory to attend 2- day classroom training which should be 8 hours per day. So as per their rules and regulations, one must mandatorily attend this classroom training before taking up the certification exam. Hence it is not possible to attend online class. Also, StarAgile marks the attendance of the trainees on the Scaled Agile Academy site which is one of the pre-requisites to the certification exam.

How long does it take to receive SAFe Agile Certification exam results?

After you have successfully completed the SAFe training in Chennai and you have appeared for the online SAFe certification exam, you will receive your exam results immediately after 90 minutes or completion of your exam.

What are the Career Benefits in Store for you or Opportunities for SAFe Certified Professionals?

If you want to work for large enterprises, this is the most demanding certification nowadays.
Below are some of the benefits to list from SAFe Agile Training:

1.    Stand out from the crowd: It lets a professional stand out from the crowd, and being certified ensures better knowledge of implementing the process while working at an enterprise level.
2.    Salary Hikes: One of the major reasons has always been a salary hike. A certified professional is always the one who gets the most benefit in terms of salary.
3.    Global recognition: SAFe Certification is globally recognized and gives you an opportunity to work globally for large enterprises
4.    Fast Deliverables: Having a great knowledge of Lean-Agile always help with fast deliverables

Certification Process for SAFe Agilist Certification?

Professionals who wish to pursue SAFe Agilist Certification must undergo 2-day SAFe training in Bangalore with top rated and reputed Institute like StarAgile. Once you have done with SAFe training, you are eligible to give Certification exam. But we would recommend practicing online mock up exams on SAFe® Agilist basis the training that you have attended before you attempt the certification exam, so that you can measure your hold on the subject matter. Once you gain enough confidence and knowledge on SAFe Agile, you can move ahead with the exam by clicking on the link provided to you by the Scaled Agile after you complete registration and your training attendance is marked by the Institute.

Is SAFe® Agilist Certification fee included in the SAFe® course fee?

Yes, it is included. StarAgile have renowned SAFe® Program Consultants,  usually charge you amount which includes both SAFe Training in Bangalore as well as the SAFe Certification charges. So no need to spend extra money on certification separately. It will be taken care in the amount you paid to the Institute.

How should I renew my SAFe Certification?

One can renew the SAFe Certification after completion of 1 year. To renew professionals should login to Scaled Agile then enter credentials which was used to create the account. Use the same login credentials and click on the renewal link to pay fees of $100 to increase the validity of their credential for an additional 1 year from the date of your existing expiration

Why SAFe certification in Chennai high in demand?

SAFe Agile Certification has so far become the largely demanded certification for implementing the Lean-Agile processes at the enterprise level. It not only gives you a salary hike, but it is globally recognized as well.

As the markets and industries are growing day by day, the trend of working from different geographical regions is increasing. Having complex teams work and collaborate together while being in different geographical regions has always been a great challenge for large enterprises. SAFe not only solves this challenge, but the Lean-Agile approach has given the organizations a great amount of success in the past by delivering the results in the shorted lead time. 

These were some of the major factors on the increasing demand for SAFe over the years.

Prerequisites for SAFe® Agilist Certification?

Good to have better and deep understanding of Agile and Scrum. 5+ years’ experience in software development, testing, business analysis, product, or project management is recommended

What certification will I receive after completing the SAFe training in Chennai?

On successful completion of  SAFe training in Chennai, Candidates will receive following:

Attendees who pass the SAFe certification exam will receive:
•    SAFe Agilist certificate issued by Scaled Agile- an Authorized body for SAFe Certifications.
•    A SAFe Agilist digital symbol to endorse your triumph online
•    A certified membership of one-year as a SAFe Agilist using which you can access the SA Community
•    A SAFe Agilist certification practice manual with your score in SAFe Agilist certification
•    Access to a diversity of knowledge bases or resources to assist SAFe certified professionals throughout their stint in SAFe world.

Does StarAgile provides SAFe® Agilist Certification exam Dumps?

StarAgile provides study material which is to be read before starting up the training to gauge and understand the fundamentals of Agile Methodologies - Scrum and SAFe® framework, Reading this study material is important because based on it, you can prepare yourself on what to expect from the training and come up with your own questionnaire.

What is Covered in SAFe Agile certification?

In SAFe Agilist certification 2-day session is held to cover topics such as introducing the SAFe, embracing a Lean-Agile Mindset. Further, the training dives deep into the SAFe Principles and many more details.

Below are the details of the topics covered in SAFe Training:

1.    Introduction of the Scaled Agile Framework (SAFe)
2.    Embracing a Lean-Agile Mindset
3.    Understanding SAFe Principles
4.    Experiencing Program Increment (PI) Planning
5.    Exploring, Executing, and Releasing Value
6.    Leading the Lean-Agile Enterprise
7.    Empowering a Lean Portfolio
8.    Building Large Solutions
9.    Tips and Tricks for passing the exam SAFe®

Who should take SAFe® Agile Certification in in Chennai?

All the professionals who wish to advance their careers into Agile and who wish to learn about SAFe framework should take up SAFe Agile Certification in in Chennai. So few roles that will benefit from SAFe® Certification are as follows:
•    Executive Leaders, Directors, VPs and higher management in the Organization
•    Product Owner and Product Manager
•    Scrum Master
•    Program Manager and Project Manager
•    Solution Architects
•    Release Train Engineer
•    DevOps Team
•    Program Consultant
•    Software Engineer
•    Process lead, PMO, and Portfolio Managers

Is 2 days SAFe Training in Chennai is enough to take up SAFe certification?

Usually 2 day SAFe Training in Chennai is enough to train professionals on SAFe fundamentals, processes and Practices. The reason being, StarAgile do not believe in training people by running through the lengthy PPTs. Rather, StarAgile trains you with lot of fun activities, practical knowledge and by giving real life scenarios.

Is SAFe Still in Demand 2022?

SAFe is more efficient than the traditional software delivery approach and is in demand because of its multi-team coordination for organizations that work across teams. 

Are SAFe Agile Certification / Agile SAFe Certification / SAFe Certification Agile same?

Yes, all the certifications are same. It does not matter whether you call it SAFe Certification, SAFe Agilist Certification, Leading SAFe Certification, SAFe Agilist Training, SAFe Certification Agile, SAFe Training, SAFe Certification course, and Lean Agile Certification. All are one

About SAFe certification?

Agile Methodology has been the most successful and has been applicable to a wide range of companies around the world. However, the teams have been facing challenges and difficulties during collaborations due to several factors such as distributed team, geographical factors, etc. To further keep implementing the best of the methods, the Scaled Agile Framework was being introduced. 

Scaled Agile Framework has extensively helped a lot of organizations to overcome the problems of challenges that occurred due to several reasons such as distributed and complex teams, geographical challenges. Complex and distributed teams were easily able to adapt and deliver using this framework.

Now, speaking specifically about SAFe Certification. SAFe is a Scaled Agile Framework, that lets the complex teams, easily adapt the Agile transformation at the enterprise level. This enables enterprise-level deliverables in the shortest lead time.

What skills you will learn after SAFe® Training in Chennai?

From SAFe training, participants can gain below the skills

•    Implementing Lean-Agile software and systems in enterprise-level
•    Learn to identify value stream and design & execute Agile Release Train (ART)
•    One will learn SAFe values & Principles and can apply SAFe’s Lean and Agile ideologies to the roles and practices of SAFe.
•    Learn how to uplift your Lean-Agile management skills
•    Will be well acquainted with releasing on Demand with DevOps
•    Implementation of Lean Portfolio Management in the organization successfully
•    For managers & senior managers, it can give them skills to build Agile Milestones and Roadmaps, as well as the plans that enable them to achieve goals for project and organization
•    Complete the course of training resulting in SAFe Agilist (SA) certification exam

Does SAFe certification expire?

The Validity period of SAFe certification is of one year or 365 days from the date on which you have received your certification. After a year, there is a need to renew the certification by paying minimal amount of USD 100.

What are the benefits of the one-year membership with Scaled Agile?

The benefits of one-year membership with Scaled Agile is that you can get free access to the Scaled Agile Community group consisting of all the experts of SAFe® where you can discuss and share your knowledge and techniques of SAFe® Agile Practices

What is SEUs and PDUs?

SEU stands for Scrum Educational Units. SEU are obtainable by Scrum Alliance. SEU can be obtained by undergoing the training program with the Training Institute before appearing for the certification exam. SEUs are useful to authenticate to contribute to the Agile Scrum Framework, its principles and values. These SEUs are required for renewing your Scrum related certifications. So for every renewal, it is required to earn these SEUs. With successful completion of SAFe Agilist training program, you can obtain 16 SEUs in your Kitty.

Similarly, PDUs stands for Professional Development Unit. PDUs are obtainable by the Project Management Institute. Just like SEUs, with successful completion of SAFe Agilist training program, you can obtain 16 PDUs in your Kitty.

What is the average Salary for SAFe® Agilist?

In India, SAFe® Agilist can earn an average remuneration of ranging from 16LPA for a Senior Software  to 22.5 LPA for Agile coach

Is StarAgile Partnered with Scaled Agile INC?

Scaled Agile Partners are uniquely suited to advise and support large organizations and government agencies throughout the Lean-Agile transformation process. StarAgile is now a Scaled Agile Bronze Partner.

How many questions are in the SAFe Agilist exam?

The SAFe® Agilist Assessment is a 1.5 hrs or 90 minutes long online examination which is to be attempted after successful completion of the training. There would be 45 multiple choice questions or MCQs. One must manage to score minimum marks of 34 out of 45 which comes upto 75% in order to pass the SAFe® Agilist Certification.

Can I give SAFe exam without training?

Unfortunately, No.2 day training session on SAFe® Agilist is mandatory to be attended. Only after completion of Training you can take up SAFe Agilist Certification.

What are the new framework guidelines included in the latest SAFe 5.1 update?

Advice on implementing Lean-Agile principles in technical and business domains redesigned Big Picture and new operational and development value stream recommendations. These updates are a new SAFe for Hardware article and a mechanism for value streams cash assignments.

How many attempts do I have to pass the SAFe Certification?

The Certification and Training cost that you pay to the Training institute is for the first attempt which needs to be done within 30 days of training. However, even if you fail in the exam, you can reattempt for exam with minimal fees of USD 50. There will be 4 attempts allowed per candidate with certain cooling period between each attempt.

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How Much Does the SAFe® Certification Cost in Chennai?

SAFe Agile Certification Cost in Chennai details are mentioned in below table

SAFe Agile Certification Cost Segments
1Online SAFe Agile Certification Cost in Chennai
₹50,000 - ₹60,000
2SAFe Agile Certification Cost in Chennai for Classroom Training
₹50,000 - ₹60,000
3SAFe Agile Exam Cost in Chennai
Exam cost is included in the training cost
4SAFe Agile Re-exam Cost in Chennai
5SAFe Agile Certification Renewal Cost

Eligibility criteria for SAFe certification

There are no specific criteria toappear for SAFe certification. You can hold any education provided you haveworking experience in Scrum. Alternatively, it is also good to have 5 yearsexperience working in software development. This will help you understand theSDLC and adapt to Lean-Agile transformation.

Can someone take Leading SAFe Agilist Certification without training

The certifying body Scaled Agilehas made it mandatory that everyone who wants to apply for the Leading SAFe® toattend two-day SAFe classroom training. Therefore it is not possible to register for the SAFe exam without attending training.

What is the SAFe Agilist Certification cost/fees?

SAFe Agilist certification costincludes the 2-day SAFe training and you can pay 680-USD withStarAgile to get trained. You will get one-year membership with Scaled Agilecommunity members, digital badge, and lunch during the 2 days training program.

What is the exam process for SAFe® Certification?

The firststep is to identify the right training institute that can offer role-basedtraining in all Lean-Agile principles and practices.

  • Next, youneed to register with them and pay the fees to get trained for 2 days.
  • Ifrequired you can practice for 30 days and then appear for the test.
  • Thetraining institute will initiate a mail to the Scaled Agile academy to registeryou confirming your training attendance.
  • You willreceive an email from Scaled Agile to register and give your details.
  • Then youwill receive a test link and you can attend the online test which consists of45 questions. Giving a minimum of 34 correct answers will let you clear thetest.
  • You can nowdownload the certification immediately after the exam along with a digitalbadge and one-year
  • Goingthrough these steps will make you a SAFe® Agilist certified professional.

In one word, come to StarAgileand we will handhold you to go through these steps and get certified with ourquality SAFe training

What is the weightage for SAFe certification questions from each domain?

The weight of 45 multiple choicequestions in the SAFe Agilist certification will be equally distributed underthe 9 subheadings. (Approximately 5 questions each)

  • ScaledAgile Framework (SAFe)
  • Lean-AgileMindset
  • SAFePrinciples
  • ProgramIncrement (PI) Planning
  • Exploring,Executing, and Releasing Value
  • AgileEnterprise
  • LeanPortfolio
  • LargeSolutions
  • AgileRelease Train

Note: The questions may be direct andalso role-based. Therefore you need to attend the SAFe training and get asmany sample questions possible to master the SAFe® test pattern before youappear for the test.

What is the exam pattern for SAFe Certification?

There will be 45 questions. Eachquestion will have multiple choice answers. You must select the right answerfor at least 34 questions to clear the examination.

Is SAFe® certification online or paper passed the exam?

SAFe® is an online examination which is accessed on one window and the duration is for 90 minutes.You cannot get access to any other window during the test. Also, taking help in any form is prohibited.

What is the duration for Leading SAFe® exam?

The SAFe® exam duration is 90minutes (1.5 Hrs).

Can I pause the SAFe® Certification exam for some time and resume it later?

Yes, you can pause and resume theSAFe® exam but within 30 days from the date, you created the login. Afterthirty days automatically your account will be considered as the second attemptand you need to pay USD 50.

Is SAFe® Certification Online and open book examination?

SAFe® is an online multiplechoice question paper which must be completed within a defined time.

What is the process for SAFe® Agile Certification renewal?

The first time you register for SAFe® training with StarAgile and complete the training, and then you will be eligible to take the test with Scaled Agile Academy. You will receive an email link to register and an SAFe exam link to appear for the test. This email link with which you registered with Scaled Agile will help you renew your SAFe certification. Yes, you must remember that login credentials. Using that login, pay USD 100 and renew your certification.

How much is the SAFe® Certification cost/fees?

It is not possible to directlyapply for the exam on Scaled Agile Academy. You need to identify aSAFe® training institute which is authorized to give you training. Theseinstitutes will send a confirmation mail to the academy to create a login foryou. Only then you will receive an email link from Scaled Agile.

So there are no individual examfees mentioned in the Scaled Agile website. You must check with the traininginstitute to provide you training and help you register with Scaled Agile. Thenominal SAFe® fee for training, SAFe® exam, SAFe® certificate, and SAFe studymaterials charged by StarAgile is 680-USD

Who gives SAFe certification?

Get certified from Scaled Agile, Inc. which is the certifying body of the Scaled Agile Framework® (SAFe®). Know more about them by clicking this link


What percentage do you need to pass a SAFe exam?

34 out of 45 is the passing score. This means you need to get a 76% score tobecome eligible for collecting the certificate.

Can I retake the SAFe® Certification Exam If I fail in the first attempt?

Register with a reputed training institute and get trained to write the test first time. Yes, you can retake the exam if you fail in the first attempt. Pay USD 50 to appear for the second attempt immediately. If you fail again, then wait for 7 days and pay USD 50 to take the test third time. Again if you fail, then wait for 30 days to pay USD 50 and make the fourth attempt. After all these efforts if you fail, then you need to take the training again to give the test.

Is the SAFe Exam Changing in 2022?

The SAFe exam for 2022 remains the same as the earlier exams. It is an open book exam of 90 minutes with 45 questions.

How to download SAFe® Certification after completing the examination?

Soon after you finish the test you will get the SAFe scores. Later you will get a mail communication immediately about your certificate. Once get this log on to your account with Scaled Agile and go to Manage Profile à Professional Development à Certifications/Programs tab. From the paper icon choose the certification name and click download. This will save the certificate to your PC.

If you prefer printing, then use a certificate paper in your printer and make the Background Colors and Images settings in the printing option and then print. This will make your certificate look bright with the Logos and the Signatures.

SAFe® Agilist Certification validity?

The SAFe® Certification is valid for one year from the date of appearing for the test and passing. You can pay USD 100 to renew your license for another year

Additional FAQ's

What is a SAFe Digital Badge?

A digital badge is an online version of your SAFe certification that can be verified in actual time on the web. Your digital badge URL can be shared or posted on various social media platforms.

If one does not want to renew their SAFe Certification, Will they still be members of the SAFe Community Platform?

The renewal of the SAFe® Agilist certification is a must every year by paying the required fee to extend the credential for another year, failing which you fail to be a member of the SAFe Community Platform.

How many times can you take the SAFe exam?

The candidates are advised to wait at least 21 days between each attempt to allow for adequate preparation. If you do not pass the exam on your first attempt, you are allowed three more opportunities to take it. If you fail again, you will need to wait at least six months before retesting.

Is SAFe 5 now the version of SAFe 5.1?

The answer is that SAFe 5.1 is just one update to SAFe 5. So SAFe 5 remains the new version only. SAFe 5.1 includes Big Picture as an update, but they are all in support of the SAFe 5 version for the Lean Enterprise.

How difficult is the SAFe Agilist exam?

The SAFe Agilist exam is not impossible to crack, but it is definitely a tough exam. You need a combination of practical agile skills, work experience, practice mock tests, and a good understanding of the concepts. Select the best SAFe Agile training in Chennai that provides the best training and practical hands-on with the Scaled agile framework. Also, ensure you have adequate and good study materials to crack the SAFe agilist exam.

What are the roles and responsibilities in SAFe?

There are varied roles and responsibilities in SAFe they are Agile Team, Scrum Master, Product Owner, Release Train Engineer, Customer, Product Manager, Business Owner, Solution Architect, Solution Manager, Solution Train Engineer, Enterprise Architects, and Epic Owner. The responsibilities range from the delivery, supporting the scrum team supporting agile release train, as PO supporting the customer requirements, providing solutions, and adopting scrum and agile methodologies at the enterprise level.

Is the SAFe Agilist exam proctored?

Yes, the SAFe Agilist exam is proctored by a SAFe Program Consultant either live remotely or onsite. This is necessary as Scaled Agile Inc is committed to the integrity and credibility of the SAFe Agilist certifications.

Is this certification course teaching the latest SAFe version?

Yes, StarAgile teaches the latest SAFe version 5.1

SAFe Agilist vs SAFe Scrum Master

SAFe Agilist will be able to apply principles of lean, agile, and product development flow to enhance productivity, quality, time to market, and employee satisfaction. SAFe agilist will interpret the communication between the agile teams, program, and portfolio management. 

SAFe Scrum Master is one step ahead of the traditional scrum master which will let explore the role in the context of the whole enterprise. Further, the SAFe scrum master plans execute the program increments (PI).

SAFe Agilist vs Scrum Master

SAFe Agilist understands lean thinking and embraces agility. They can build a SAFe enterprise, portfolios, and implement Agile Release trains. A scrum master will understand agile principles, scrum framework, artifacts, values, etc.  A SAFe agilist can handle the agile framework at the enterprise level. 

What are the four levels of SAFe?

The four levels of SAFe are as follows:-

  • Team.
  • Program.
  • Large Solution.
  • Portfolio.

Is SAFe agilist certification worth it?

Yes, SAFe Agilist certification in Chennai for executives and managers for the scaling agile framework in large software enterprises. If you want Return on Investments in the software development framework then the SAFe agilist is the best bet. Leading SAFe Agilist certification helps you in adopting agile at the enterprise-scale and covers all the concepts of agile at scale including governance, architecture, roles, integration, and funding.

SAFe Agilist vs SPC

SAFe agilist is a lean-thinking professional who will apply the values and the principles of a lean-agile mindset at an enterprise level. They create teams that perform potentially and lead the transformation of the SAFe implementation roadmap. 

SAFe program consultant (SPC) is the key person who sets up the new organization. SPC further trains the teams in the SAFe framework and help each individual to identify their role.

How do I become a SAFe Agilist?

To become a SAFe Agilist, one should have more than five years of experience in the software field. Candidates need to clear an exam of 90 minutes duration, consisting of MCQs. One needs to answer 34 out of 45 questions for SA4 and 35 out of 45 for SA5, respectively.

Which SAFe agile certification is best?

Scaled Agile Inc offers 10 different certifications suited to various portfolios and candidates. The best certification depends on a lot of factors such as your interest, experience, nature of the job, your skill sets, and your long and short-term goals.

The 10 certifications that are offered by Scaled Agile Inc are:

1.Certified SAFe® Agile Software Engineer (ASE)

2.Certified SAFe® Agilist (SA)

3.Certified SAFe® DevOps Practitioner (SDP)

4.Certified SAFe® Government Practitioner (SGP)

5.Certified SAFe® Practitioner

6.Certified SAFe® Product Owner/Product Manager

7.Certified SAFe® Program Consultant

8.Certified SAFe® Release Train Engineer

9.SAFe Advanced Scrum Master (SASM) Certification

10.SAFe Scrum Master (SSM) Certification

Which is a SAFe role?

SAFe Agilists play the role of a mentor and encourage their team members to develop their expertise for career growth.

Why is SAFe Agile,Inc. releasing these updates to SAFe5?

In order to make sure that the best practices are being followed in Lean-Agile at scale, SAFe Agile, Inc. keeps on releasing new articles and updates to SAFe 5. The updated understanding helps maintain a commitment to support and evolve the SAFe practices and meet the changing needs to practice the SAFE Agile at all levels.

Is SAFe a framework or methodology?

SAFe is not a methodology; it is a framework for developmental teams.

What is a certified SAFe 5.1 Agilist?

A certified SAFe 5.1 Agilist has been certified by the Scaled Agile Framework (SAFe) to work effectively in a scaled agile environment. This certification is meant to validate that an individual has the skills and knowledge necessary to lead and coach agile teams and implement and manage the SAFe framework.

What if I do not want to renew my SAFe Certification? But remain a member of the SAFe community platform?

Yes, if you do not renew the certification, your individual membership can still be continued without having admin rights tabs, enablement tabs, cannot run classes, no toolkits and you will not have access to the courseware. But you can continue to be a member in the community. 

Do I Need to renew my leading SAFe Agilist Certification?

Yes, the SAFe Agilist Certification is valid for 1 year and you need to pay USD 100 for renewal within the 90 days of the expiration or after the validity expires.

Which Companies Use SAFe?

Companies that use the SAFe framework are IBM, Cisco, Microsoft, AT&T, to name a few. It streamlines processes and enables large organizations to respond to change quickly.

How many SAFe certifications are there?

As of now, there are thirteen SAFe certifications comprising five foundational, five intermediate, and three advanced certifications.

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Leading SAFe Agilist Certification Training in Chennai 

Among the courses that have become a benchmark for the Agile Methodology is the SAFe Agile Certification in Chennai. With the rapid proliferation of the agile methodologies into project development and their success in small teams comes the need to scale up the methodology to apply it to multiple collaborative teams and large organizations across the globe. As any manager or executive who is looking to apply the framework at the enterprise level, it is essential to have a SAFe certification in Chennai to work successfully manage teams at a large scale. This course by StarAgile can highly benefit both the individuals and their organizations in enterprise transformation. 

The SAFe training in Chennai is conducted as a two-day classroom training by an experienced trainer. The curriculum lays down the foundations of the SAFe framework and clearly distinguishes it from the Scrum Framework and how to apply it. Then it goes on to expand on the principles and application of the larger framework. The SAFe course in Chennai can be taken up by anyone regardless of their background, however, to make the best of the course good experience working with Scrum and in fields such as project management, testing and business analysis. 

StarAgile’s SAFe Agile training in Chennai is set in an innovative learning environment that is vastly different from the usual classroom setting. The students learn from the comfort of a relaxed learning environment where they get to interact with their instructor and peers for a better learning outcome. The SAFe certification training in Chennai is conducted without the usage of mundane PowerPoint presentations and instead through activities and games such that the concepts are taught in an interesting and intuitive way. The fees for the course also include the exam fee and students get valuable tips on cracking the exam to complete the certification. For further references and learning a hard copy of the course material is also given to the students. 

While learning how to manage cross-organizational teams, a SAFe agilist certification in Chennai is also recognized globally which helps you land a job anywhere in the world. You will also work confidently with your peers in the team and the offshore clients. The other significant advantage is the boost in salary which only goes higher with your experience. SAFe Agilists also have plenty of opportunity for career advancement and move into higher and challenging managerial roles with higher pay and rewarding work lives. As a bonus, you also become a member of the SAFe community and establish yourself as a competent scrum professional. The certification has to be renewed every year and you will get to have your profile with the Scaled Agile Inc. 


There were so many hesitations and doubts when the agile methodology was introduced. People took the time to change their mindset from the traditional waterfall method of software development lifecycle. Then it all changed and the majority of the organizations accepted the agile way and started implementing. Later they wanted some way to use this method which is time-saving and cost-effective in larger enterprises as well. That is when a scaled agile framework (SAFe) came for their rescue. In recent years SAFe certificate has become very common among companies. 

SAFe agile certification Chennai 

Yes, the SAFe method helped implement agile for larger enterprises. To bring all to a common platform and understand the right way for lean-agile transformation Scaled Agile Inc introduced a certification course called SAFe agilist and it is in its 5th iteration now called SAFe agile 5.0. More than 600,000 people have benefited from this certificate. 

They learned the way to implement the scaled agile framework derived from the lean, DevOps, system thinking, and agile way of product development. 

The mandate for getting SAFe certification in Chennai is to attend a SAFe agile training in Chennai and then appearing for the examination. Passing the exam will award you with a certificate. 

Why Chennai Leading SAFe certification

The job market in Chennai is skyrocketing due to the very reason that many multinational players are setting about their Indian office in Chennai. There is a lot of scope for development jobs in Chennai. 

Once Mumbai is now becoming Chennai because the former city is getting populated and hence the latter city. Even though the city size is larger compared to Chennai, Mumbai has already become cramped and the focus is on Chennai. Thus you have a better opportunity to get a high-paid job in Chennai. 

Benefits of SAFe agilist training in Chennai 

You can apply your SAFe skills in your organization to scale lean and agile flow principles 

  • It will help you understand the right of coordinating product increment planning and thus you can drive successful program execution. 
  • Learn the art of coordinating among the larger value streams, stakeholders, resources. 
  • Create high performing teams aligning with predefined goals. 
  • Learn agile release trains (ARTs) and make execution and make the release value process simple.
  • Overall the training will provide you insight into the right way to apply the scaled agile framework in larger enterprises. 

What is the process of SAFe agile certification in Chennai 

If you want to get SAFe agilist certification in Chennai, then you need to first identify the partnered training institute and attend 2-days training. In this training, you will learn the 5 core competencies of lean enterprise, SAFe implementation roadmap, experience PI planning, release on-demand with DevOps, build business solutions, lean systems, implement lean portfolio management, lead the transformation and finally become a SAFe agilist. 

Post the training you need to register with Scaled Agille Inc with your documents and once they approve the documents, make a payment schedule date for the examination. On the date of the exam complete your exam and get certified. 

Prerequisite for SAFe certification Chennai

Understanding scrum concepts with 5 years of experience in software development. Preferable - agile project experience. Any of the following individuals mentioned below can attend get SAFe agilist certification Chennai. 

  • Project Architects
  • Project Managers
  • Project Team Members
  • Scrum Team Members
  • Software Developers
  • Team Leads

Exam pattern and questions blueprint 

It is an online examination. You will be allowed to finish the test in 1 hour and 30 minutes. There will be 45 questions with multiple choice answers to it. Choose the right answer for each question and move to the next one. You can move between questions until you click the submit button. However, you cannot move out of the test screen and it is a close book examination conducted in authorized centers. 

Give a minimum of 35 correct answers and get 77% to qualify for a certificate. There are nine subtopics from which the questions will be asked and most of them will be scenario-based questions.  The nine sections include Agile Enterprise, Agile Release Train (ART), Exploring, Executing, and Releasing Value, Large Solutions, Lean Portfolio, Lean-Agile Mindset, Program Increment (PI) Planning, SAFe Principles, and Scaled Agile Framework (SAFe).


The total cost including training, exam fees, certification is not more than Rupees 50000.  The training institute will send your course completion confirmation to Scaled Agile Inc and then they will send you an email with your login details. Login and update your contact details on the dashboard to choose an exam date. Pay fees and write the exam. 

In case you miss scoring 77% the first time you can try to give the exam again immediately. In the event of failure, then wait for a week to try again. Last chance to try passing the exam is to wait for another 30 days to finish. Beyond this, you need to get trained again and write the exam. In total, you will have 4 chances to write the exam. Every retake is accepted only if you pay USD 50 to the certifying body. 

Renewal process

The certificate is valid for 1 year and after that, you must renew it online by making a payment of 100 USD. 

Advantages of registering with Staragile for training 

  • World best trainer guides with the SAFe concepts 
  • 5/5 rated by Google 
  • Guarantees 100% money back if you fail in the examination and that is the confidence they have in their training. The track record shows 100% pass
  • 16 PDUs are offered 
  • Live online virtual, classroom and prerecorded video training is possible 
  • You get a digital badge from Scaled Agile Inc to enhance your market value 
  • PDF SAFe agilist certificate can be downloaded after passing the examination
  • 5 mock exams at the same toughness level of the actual exam are provided by Staragile to get you ready for the examination
  • Training materials are available for reference for 6 months online
  • Training does not contain theory, but case studies, projects, and practical workshops

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