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Certified Scrum Product Owner®
7/25/2011 12:00:00 AM Agile Crossing Adobe Towers 345 Park Ave. San Jose CA 95110 United States of America 37.330786 -121.8940882 1250


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  • Course

    Date: 25-26 July, 2011
    Location: San Jose, CA, United States of America

    Regular Price: $1250


    This class runs from 9:00 AM to 5:00 PM. Lunch will be included.

    Course attendees are encouraged to have basic knowledge of the Scrum process obtained from books, journal articles, and online content. Prior experience with Scrum a plus. We highly recommend that you also read Agile Project Management with Scrum by Ken Schwaber.

    Scrum is the fastest growing Agile project management approach and this course provides an introduction to the Scrum framework, how to plan a Release, build and manage a Product Backlog and how to work with your Scrum Team. By the end of the 2-day course, you’ll be eligible for membership in the Scrum Alliance™ with the designation of Certified Scrum Product Owner (CSPO) and will have the background to begin your journey towards increased productivity, faster ROI, and improved value to your end customers through Scrum.

    This is a highly interactive and immersive course leveraging many techniques of accelerated learning. Come prepared to participate in a practice Scrum project along with many other group exercises to help get both the concepts and the feel of Scrum.


    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 Certified Scrum Trainers.

  • Details

    Date: 25-26 July, 2011
    Location: San Jose, CA, United States of America

    Adobe Towers
    345 Park Ave.
    San Jose, CA 95110 United States of America

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    Regular Price: $1250




    About the Instructor

    Roger Brown is an independent Agile Coach who provides training, consulting and coaching services in Agile software development areas including Scrum project management, enterprise agile adoption. Roger also does training and mentoring in agile engineering practices such as Test-Driven Development, automated acceptance testing and continuous integration. Roger is focused on helping companies and individuals find their own best approaches to the use of agile methods.

    Roger is a Certified Scrum Trainer and Certified Scrum Coach. He is a member of the Scrum Alliance, the Agile Alliance and the Agile Project Leadership Network (APLN). Roger is a founding member and certification board member for the Certified Scrum Coach program. Roger is a veteran software engineer, technical project manager and people manager. He has worked with both large and small companies in many industries. His work experience includes Dartmouth College, Vicinity Corporation, Microsoft and TeleAtlas.



    "This is a must-have for someone struggling to introduce Scrum to their organization/team. One comes out so much richer with ideas and solutions. Kudos to Roger!" - Barclays Global Investors

    "The CSM course exceeded my expectations for content, delivery, team dynamics, and fun! I thoroughly enjoyed and benefitted from this experience!" - Anonymous

    "Roger turned me from a skeptic to a firm believer in Scrum and Agile, eager to effect change in my organization" - Raptr Inc

    "Roger made it fun to learn!" - Independent Cons


  • Agenda

    The class modules are listed below. Most modules include a group exercise or simulation.
    o   Product Ownership
    o   Scrum Overview
    o   Creating the Product Backlog
    o   Defining the Product
    o   Product Roadmap
    o   User Stories
    o   Prioritization
    o   Understanding Estimation
    o   Story Splitting
    o   Release Planning
    o   Working with the Team
    o   Planning the Sprint
    o   Executing the Sprint
    o   Backlog Refinement
    o   Sprint Completion
    o   Artifacts and Reporting
    o   Product Ownership Review
    o   FAQ and Discussion
  • Who Should Attend

    Program Managers, Product Managers, Business Analysts and acting Product Owners - anyone involved in defining products to meet your organizational strategy.


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