Date: 27-28 October, 2014
Location: Broomfield, CO, United States
Regular Price: 1,199
agile42's Certified Scrum Product Owner (CSPO) training class is a two-day learning experience that provides students a full immersion into Agile principles and the practices that define the Scrum framework, in addition to a deep dive into tools and techniques to become an effective Product Owner. The class is presented in a highly interactive and collaborative format with exercises, games, simulations, video and group discussion throughout the class.
This 2-day course highlights how strong Product Ownership is key to value delivery and the success of agile organizations. Not only will the course enable you to understand the product owner role in depth, it will also enable you to learn the practices necessary to succeed as a product owner.
In this course you will learn the differences between traditional and agile approaches to product management and software development, and how to apply Agile & Scrum practices in enterprise environments. We will also discuss real-world organizational changes such as managing large or multiple teams, release planning and tracking progress through the right metrics.
What You Can Expect to Learn
Understand the principles underlying agile methodologies and how to apply them in a team context
Connect agile principles to the core lean disciplines and understand how to apply lean and agile principles to software/product development
Learn about the trends driving agile adoption and the benefits of an iterative and incremental approach
Gain a common vocabulary and understanding of the Scrum framework
Understand the roles and responsibilities of the Product Owner,
ScrumMaster and Development Team
Experience the product definition process, from visioning to requirements
capture to story mapping to creating a product backlog
Learn how to create a binding product vision and use it to elicit
Understand the value of prioritization and business value estimation
Practice writing and splitting user stories
Release planning and the minimum viable product
Learn through doing, building an actual product backlog from start to finish
Understand how lean startup (validated learning) principles impact the
product design process
Upon successful completion of the 2 day course, you will receive the Certified Scrum Product Owner (CSPO) designation and a membership in the Scrum Alliance.
You may also claim 14 hours of 'Scrum Education Units' (SEUs) toward becoming a Certified Scrum Professional (CSP).
PMI members may claim 14 PDUs for PMP and the PMI-ACP.
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.