Certified Scrum Product Owner®

Product Owner workshop with Gregory Smith by SimpliLearn

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Organization

Thoughtworks - US

Trainer

  • Course

    Date: 24-25 July, 2013
    Location: Hyderabad, tbd, India

    Regular Price: I NR 28500 + ST

    Scrum is simple, consisting of a small set of practices you can implement yourself right? Wrong! That’s why as many as 75% of internally driven Scrum adoptions struggle to realize the full spectrum of benefits promised by Scrum. Gregory Smith, Principal Consultant with ThoughtWorks, shapes his 16 years of technical and project leadership expertise into a Certified ScrumMaster course crisply focused on enabling you to lead or participate in a successful Scrum adoption.

     

    This course offers the pragmatic guidance needed to understand and realize the holistic organization shaping power hidden within the simple Scrum framework. Like every other ScrumMaster course this one will teach you the Scrum basics. You will also gain a broad understanding of the Agile movement, the transformational values it expresses, and learn tips on driving their adoption through even the most challenging and resistant organizations. No amount of Agile values and Scrum practices will allow your teams to embrace change however if you do not also focus on lowering the cost of technical change. This Course also highlights the key software engineering practices you will need to understand in order to truly realize all of Scrum’s promised benefits.

     

    Greg will teach you how the 3 key aspects of a Scrum adoption program; Scrum project/product management practices, XP software engineering practices and fundamental Agile software development values, must be combined to allow you, your teams and organization to truly realize the transformational power of Scrum.

     

    Every participant will receive the following:

    ·         ScrumAlliance ScrumMaster Certification

    ·         2 year membership in ScrumAlliance (a $50 value)

    ·         Includes access to additional ScrumAlliance resources and articles

    ·         Printed version of all course materials.

    ·         PMPs: You can receive 14 Project Management Institute PDUs for this course.

     

    All registered participants will receive detailed instructions for accessing the facility prior to the course.

    Though each CSPO course varies depending on the instructor, all Certified Scrum Product Owner® courses focus on Scrum from a product owner's perspective. Graduates will receive the CSPO designation. All CSPO course are taught by Certified Scrum Trainers.

  • Details

    Date: 24-25 July, 2013
    Location: Hyderabad, tbd, India

    Venue:
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  • Agenda

     

    Certified Product Owner Workshop with Gregory Smith

     

    This two-day course will impart all of the necessary know-how to begin, tune or participate in a high performance Scrum practice from single teams to large programs as a Product Owner.  A balanced mixture of presentation, group discussion, mini-case studies and activities will bring Scrum concepts to life for all participants.

    Agenda:

    ·       Agile Scrum Foundations

    o   The ideological relationship between Agile, Scrum and XP

    o   Putting fundamental Agile, Scrum and XP values into practice

    ·       Scrum, an Aerial View

    o   Iterative and Incremental development

    o   Scrum adoption success and failure indicators

    o   Empirical and predictive process controls

    o   Scrum’s origin, direction, cycles and cadence

    ·       Talking the Talk (not covered in class materials proided)

    o   Scrum and agile terminology demystified

    o   Scrum roles, responsibilities and commitment levels

    ·       Walking the Walk

    o   Self organizing, self directing teams

    o   Before-during-after sprint activity cycle

    o   Focus and purpose of each Scrum meeting

    o   Empirical process control VS predictive process control

    ·       User Stories

    o   User story basics and format

    o   Thin slicing stories

    o   Acceptance criteria and format

    o   Stories, requirements and use cases

    ·       Agile estimation techniques

    o   Estimation variance

    o   Estimation units and scales

    o   Coping with uncertainty

    ·       Release planning in Scrum

    o   Plan a release (exercise)

    o   Discovery, inception and Sprint-0

    ·       Selling Scrum, adoption models

    o   Bottom up and top down models

    o   Adoption barriers and overcoming them

    ·       Business Value and Priority

    o   Defining Business Value

    o   Prioritization Strategy

    o   The synthesize and Prioritize loop

    ·       Prioritization Tactics

    o   Kano analysis, Relative weighting, MoSCoW, Relative & cost of Delay

    o   Planning cycles and organizational level connectedness

    ·       Product Definition

    o   User Personas

    o   Product In a Box

    ·       Distributed Scrum

    o   Working with Distributed Teams

    o   Structural Intimacy

    ·       Metrics that Matter

    o   Value messages

    o   Deliver VS Activity

    o   Working Software

    ·       Stakeholder Management

    o   Impact & frequency of contact

    o   Ceremonies & open honest communication

    ·       Product Owner Patterns

    o   Good Product Owner pre-requisites

    o   The Iconoclast, Maven, Crew and 2-in-the-box Patterns

    o   Patterns and Anti-patterns

    o   Success and failure modes 

     

  • Who Should Attend

    Scrum is simple, consisting of a small set of practices you can implement yourself right? Wrong! That’s why as many as 75% of internally driven Scrum adoptions struggle to realize the full spectrum of benefits promised by Scrum. Gregory Smith, Principal Consultant with ThoughtWorks, shapes his 16 years of technical and project leadership expertise into a Certified ScrumMaster course crisply focused on enabling you to lead or participate in a successful Scrum adoption.

     

    This course offers the pragmatic guidance needed to understand and realize the holistic organization shaping power hidden within the simple Scrum framework. Like every other ScrumMaster course this one will teach you the Scrum basics. You will also gain a broad understanding of the Agile movement, the transformational values it expresses, and learn tips on driving their adoption through even the most challenging and resistant organizations. No amount of Agile values and Scrum practices will allow your teams to embrace change however if you do not also focus on lowering the cost of technical change. This Course also highlights the key software engineering practices you will need to understand in order to truly realize all of Scrum’s promised benefits.

     

    Greg will teach you how the 3 key aspects of a Scrum adoption program; Scrum project/product management practices, XP software engineering practices and fundamental Agile software development values, must be combined to allow you, your teams and organization to truly realize the transformational power of Scrum.

     

    Every participant will receive the following:

    ·         ScrumAlliance ScrumMaster Certification

    ·         2 year membership in ScrumAlliance (a $50 value)

    ·         Includes access to additional ScrumAlliance resources and articles

    ·         Printed version of all course materials.

    ·         PMPs: You can receive 14 Project Management Institute PDUs for this course.

     

    All registered participants will receive detailed instructions for accessing the facility prior to the course.