Certified Scrum Product Owner®

Organization

Agile Coaching TeamGenius -- mmdevos@acm.org

Trainer

  • Course

    Date: 9-10 October, 2014
    Location: London, United Kingdom

    Regular Price: 1295
    Early Price: 1165 expires 8 August, 2014



    Martine Devos' 2 day course Certified Scrum Product Owner teaches you how to become an effective Product Owner.

    Scrum is a simple but powerful agile management framework. Key to its success is the role of the Product Owner: The Product Owner steers and guides the Scrum project, bridges the gap between end customers, business and development/IT and is responsible for the return on investment (ROI). The Product Owner combines the traditional project manager and the product manager roles in one person.

    This two-day interactive Scrum Product Owner course equips you with all you need to know about being an effective Product Owner. At the end of the class, you will understand how you can leverage Scrum to optimise value creation and customer satisfaction. You will be able to create a realistic release plan, stock the product backlog, write user stories and refine requirements. You will also know how you can increase productivity, level the workload, and steer the project proactively.

    You will also receive a copy of Succeeding with Agile: Software Development Using Scrum

    In addition, please note that this course leads to 16 Professional Development Units (PDUs) as approved by the PMI.

    This course has been certified by the Scrum Alliance. Successful completion of this course leads to delegates obtaining the Certified Scrum Product Owner certification as authorised by the Scrum Alliance. In addition, delegates receive 2 years' free membership to the Scrum Alliance.

    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: 9-10 October, 2014
    Location: London, United Kingdom

    Venue:
    Skills Matter
    116-120 Goswell Rd
    London, EC1V 7DP United Kingdom
    http://skillsmatter.com/go/home

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    Regular Price: 1295
    Early Price: 1165 expires 8 August, 2014

  • Agenda

    Introduction

    • Agile Values, Scrum Benefits and Origins
    • Scrum and Change
    • Companies Using Scrum

    Scrum Process and Roles

    • Scrum Flow
    • Scrum Roles: Product Owner, Team, ScrumMaster
    • Product Owner Characteristics
    • A Day in the Life of the Product Owner
    • The Product Owner as the Voice of the Customer and Value Stream Manager

    Requirements

    • Understanding the Customer
    • The Product Vision
    • The Product Backlog
    • Determining the Release Scope
    • Stocking the Product Backlog
    • Prioritizing the Product Backlog
    • Refining the Product Backlog
    • User Stories on the Product Backlog

    Release Management

    • Sustainable Pace
    • The Project Levers
    • Defining and Communicating Project Success
    • Release Management Strategies
    • Estimating Product Backlog Items Using Story Points and Planning Poker
    • Choosing the Sprint Length and Determining Velocity
    • Creating the Release Plan
    • Tracking the Project Progress

    Sprint Management

    • Sprint Workflow and Characteristics
    • Formulating Powerful Sprint Goals
    • Sprint Planning, Daily Scrum, Sprint Review and Retrospective
    • Understanding the Sprint Progress

    Portfolio Management

    • The Planning Onion
    • Why Portfolio Management Matters
    • Levelling the Demand
    • Portfolio Management Steps
    • The Portfolio Bubble Chart

    Large and Distributed Scrum Projects

    • Brook’s Law
    • Organic Growth and Conway’s Law
    • Master Product Backlog and the Product Owner Team
    • Team Set-up
    • Multi-team Planning and Coordination
    • Shared Norms and Assets
    • Distributed Scrum Project Tips
  • Who Should Attend

    If you are a Product manager, innovation manager, in marketing or sales, or a business analyst, project manager or ScrumMaster and you would like to deepen your understanding of the Product Owner role and related practices, this is the course for you! 

    Ben from Trayport says:
    "Well informed and lots of experience to pass on. All round a very good instructor." 

    Anonymous says: 
    "Martine really knows her stuff and it was great to hear about her experience and knowledge. Will absolutely recommend her course."