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Certified Scrum Product Owner®
9/22/2011 12:00:00 AM Lithespeed, LLC Microtek Facility 12950 Worldgate Drive Suite 200 Herndon VA 20170 United States of America 38.9567934 -77.3983899 1395


Lithespeed, LLC

  • Course

    Date: 22-23 September, 2011
    Location: Herndon, VA, United States of America

    Regular Price: 1395

    This two-day Product Owner certification course provides everything you need to be an effective customer to a Scrum team. On completion, participants are registered as Certified Product Owners (CPOs), which includes a two-year membership in the Scrum Alliance, ( where valuable materials and information are available exclusively to CPOs.

    You will learn the essential concepts and tools of Scrum, differences between agile processes and traditional "waterfall" methodologies, and how your particular role as a business customer will change when interacting with Agile teams. Participants will learn how to effectively manage and prioritize product backlogs, plan releases and sprints, track and report progress, and scale Scrum to program-level efforts.

    This course is taught by leading Agile practitioners with decades of real-world industry experience at companies ranging from small businesses to the Fortune 100. Exercises, demonstrations, facilitated discussions, case studies, tool and template examples and more are interwoven throughout the course to illustrate the principles being taught in a comprehensive fashion interactively tailored to each class’s particular needs.


    Please contact training at to request one of these discounts. Please note that we have a limited number of hardship and individual discounts available:
    • Hardship discount (40%) – If you’re between jobs.

    • Individual discount (20%) – If you’re paying on your own.

    • PMI or APLN membership discount (15%) – For members of these organizations.

    • Group discount (10% for 3-4, 15% for 5-6, 20% for 7+) – For multiple attendees from one organization.

    Bonus Offerings

    Attendees will receive:
    • 16 PDUs towards PMI continuing certification requirements
    • Scrum Lifecycle Poster, with helpful tips summarized in an elegant illustration
    • Discount on Sanjiv Augustine's book, Managing Agile Projects
    • Free lunch, snacks and beverages


    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 courses are taught by Trainers approved by the Scrum Alliance.

  • Details

    Date: 22-23 September, 2011
    Location: Herndon, VA, United States of America

    Microtek Facility
    12950 Worldgate Drive
    Suite 200
    Herndon, VA 20170 United States of America
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    Regular Price: 1395

  • Agenda

    Introduction to Agile 

    A Case for Change

    Scrum Process Overview


    Planning: Modeling the Problem

    Discovery Sessions
    Identifying Measurable Product Goals
    Identifying and Modeling Users
    Modeling Product Usage
    Agile Estimation
    Product Backlog
    Release Planning


    Executing: Creating a Solution

    Interacting with the Team
    Sprint Backlog
    Sprint Planning
    Burndown Chart
    Distributed Delivery
    Evaluating: Testing & Honing the Solution
    Feedback Loops
    Sprint Review

    Adapting: Tuning the Process

    Sprint Retrospective 
    Organizational Adoption & Scaling
    Resource & Portfolio Management


    BONUS: Getting the Most Out of Scrum

    Agile Contracts
    The Agile Game



  • Who Should Attend

    Product and Line Managers, Project Managers, Developers, Testers, Business Analysts; and anyone interested in learning more about Scrum and agile methods.


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