• Course

    Date: 26-27 June, 2014
    Location: Chicago, IL, United States

    Regular Price: 1250

    Course Overview 


    This intensive two-day course will prepare you to take on the Product Owner role and is taught by a Scrum Alliance Certified Scrum Trainer. We'll cover the Scrum framework but more importantly, what it means to function as the Product Owner, or Customer, for a Scrum team. You will learn about managing stakeholders, creating and grooming the Product Backlog, emerging detail with Product Backlog Items and User Stories including Acceptance Criteria and the Definition of Done. 

    You will participate in exercises, in-depth discussion, case studies and techniques to help illustrate practices and principles. After completing the course, you will earn the Certified Scrum Product Owner credential with the Scrum Alliance. You will also receive a two-year membership in the Scrum Alliance, an organization that provides valuable materials and resources exclusively to CSPOs. 

    Note: Lunch and continental breakfast are provided

    What is Scrum? 
    Scrum is one of the most widely adopted agile frameworks. It is a simple, yet powerful way to boost team productivity, elevate quality, and accelerate project delivery. This course approach includes hands-on exercises, simulations and demonstrations for participants to practice putting ceremonies into action as well as artifact creation and refinement. Case studies are integrated into each class to reinforce agile principles and practices.

    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: 26-27 June, 2014
    Location: Chicago, IL, United States

    cPrime, Inc.
    230 W Monroe St Suite 550
    Chicago, IL 60606 United States

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    Regular Price: 1250


    Angela is a Certified Scrum Trainer and Agile Transformation Coach based in Minneapolis, MN.  Angela provides education consulting services to clients adopting Scrum/Agile.  As a Trainer, Angela provides students with foundational knowledge and tools needed to begin adopting Scrum, Agile, Kanban, etc. As a Coach, Angela mentors clients at all levels in their Scrum/Agile transformation working with teams, managers, stakeholders and executives.  

    Recent course feedback includes "I really appreciated all of the real world examples shared in the class" and "Very interactive class.  Great experience!"  

    Angela is passionate about building the local Agile community in the Minneapolis - St. Paul area.  She facilitates the PMI Minnesota Agile Local Interest Group as a continued commitment to local success with Agile.


  • Agenda


    • The basics of what Scrum is and how it fits into an Agile process
    • What the Product Owner role is and how it differs from a traditional product manager or project sponsor
    • The process for creating, refining and maintaining a Product Backlog
    • How to collaborate with the Scrum team to maximize business value with each Sprint
    • How Scrum can enable your business to respond more rapidly to changing market, business and customer needs
  • Who Should Attend

    Product Owners, product managers, business analysts, project sponsors or anyone interested in learning about the Product Owner role in Scrum.