1. About SAFe Certification+
The enterprise agile framework SAFe certification is obtained to authorize your experience and skills in lean-agile transformation. One can understand the framework, principles, and practice. Portfolio management is the key to this certification program. It offers a reliable certification based on the data-driven methods. It promotes the ubiquity of SAFe which is important for partners, companies, and individuals.
2. What skills will you learn in this SAFe Training?+
From SAFe training you can become technically agile and hence a lean-agile leader. Just not leadership skill but more than that by creating agile teams that can perform extremely well
• From SAFe training One can acquire technical skills namely effective scaling, 9 principles, 5 core competencies, lean portfolio management and much more.
• From SAFe Agilist Certification one can gain Critical skills like technical agility are well established
• Overall you learn to understand, implement, and execute lean-agile approach
3. Why SAFe certification in Chennai high in demand?+
SAFe Agilist Certification offer a hike in salary at the same time you can get more projects, recognition and thus a good position in a career. 33% of business has already started using SAFe framework. US Fortune 100 companies are already into Scaled Agile Framework and 70% more job opportunity is available for SAFe certified individuals. Thus getting a globally recognized SAFe Agilist Certification is an honor to one's career growth. Implementing lean-agile transformation at an enterprise level can be handled professionally and thus certified skilled individuals are most sought after by organizations. SAFe is suitable for complex projects as well and thus has surpassed scrum becoming the highly looked after certification by all top MNCs across the globe.
4. What are the Career Benefits in Store for You or Opportunities for SAFe Certified Professionals?+
Let us answer this question from 4 different perspectives namely salary, position, opportunity in various industries and across the globe.
• Salary - SAFe agilist can earn between 16 LPA and 22.5 LPA.
• Designation – When we mention the salary range you must understand that it is across different designations. Yes, an agile coach who is SAFe certified can earn a minimum of 22.5 LPA. Similarly, a delivery service manager and technical manager can earn 20 and 18 LPA respectively. Even a senior software engineer can earn 16 LPA after obtaining SAFe certification. A salary survey conducted by Payscale and Search wages.
• Countries and Industries – More than 110 countries are looking for SAFe professionals across industries.
We are sure that these enormous career benefits offered by the certification will drive you to choose the course and place yourself in a safe position in the job.
5. 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
6. What is the aim of the SAFe Agilist certification course in Chennai?+
In our 2-day SAFe Agile certification training program, we conduct both theory and practical sessions divided into 8 hours per day.
This 16-hour SAFe Agile certification classroom training program focuses on applying the 9 principles and lean-agile mindset values. Lean enterprise core competencies are taught.
Increment planning and implementing lean portfolio management are discussed in detail.
Execution of agile release trains is explained. Large value streams coordination is briefly covered to let the participant manage lean-agile portfolio.
One can master the art of building an agile portfolio.
You can also understand how SAFe framework synchronizes the collaboration, delivery, and alignment of different agile teams to lead a way to the success of the enterprise.
Making the best use of Elan UX and lean startup cycle can become a habit after attending this course.
Thus the main purpose of this SAFe Certification is to train participants to lead lean-agile transformation at enterprise scale level.
7. Who should take SAFe® Agile Certification 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 Bangalore. 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
8. 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
9. Certification Process for SAFe® Agilist Certification?+
Professionals who wish to pursue SAFe® Agilist Certification must undergo 2-day SAFe® training in Chennai 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.
10. SAFe® Agilist Certification Exam questions and answers Pattern?+
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.
11. How many years SAFe® Certification is valid?+
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.
12. 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.
13. 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.
14. 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 Chennai 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.
15. Can someone take SAFe® certification/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.
16. 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
17. 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, Agile SAFe® Certificaion, SAFe® Certification Agile, SAFe® Certification course, and Lean Agile Certification. All are one
18. 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.
19. 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
20. 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.
21. How long does it take to receive SAFe® Agile Certification exam results?+
After you have successfully completed the SAFe® training in Bangalore 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.
22. 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.
23. Can I attend a demo session before the SAFe® training?+
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.
24. 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.
25. 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.
26. 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.
27. 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.
28. Payment Procedure?+
Payment can be done either by cash, Online payment or Netbanking, using debit or credit card or using mobile wallets.