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Certified Scrum Product Owner®
4/30/2014 12:00:00 AM LWJ Solutions Courtyard Marriott - West Des Moines / Clive 1520 NW 114th Street Des Moines IA 50325 United States of America 41.604152 -93.775062 1100.00


LWJ Solutions

  • Course

    Date: 30 April - 1 May, 2014
    Location: Des Moines, IA, United States of America

    Regular Price: 1,100.00

    Certified Scrum Product Owner (CSPO)

    The LWJ Solutions CSPO course contains the topics required by the Scrum Alliance ranging from “what is Scrum” to “the role of the PO”. In addition to the obvious topics, LWJ Solutions teaches additional subject matter interesting to Product Owners and business teams. These include but are not limited to “providing a vision for the team”, “creating a user story”, and “delivering value”. Below is a partial list of topics covered in the CSPO course.

    Learning Objectives

    • Scrum’s history
    • Agile Manifesto and the 12 principles of Agile
    • Five Scrum values
    • Scrum benefits for the business, the IT organization, and the people
    • Scrum framework and process
    • Scrum Meetings
    • Scrum roles and responsibilities in Scrum
    • Selecting the PO and what the role is and isn’t
    • Mini Scrum exercises
    • Creating a product vision statement
    • Creating a product roadmap
    • User roles and personas
    • Build a Product Backlog
    • Writing effective user stories
    • Relative sizing of User Stories
    • Prioritizing work
    • Additional helpful meetings and concepts for Scrum

    Students will find that the instructors training skills combined with her coaching experiences make the class engaging and informational. The course also appeals to different types of adult learning styles. As such, courses are taught with a combination of hands on activities, lecture, worksheets, and games that teach the concepts. In addition, the Certified Scrum Trainer shares many interesting Scrum stories (both successes and failures) so the class can learn from real world experiences.


    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: 30 April - 1 May, 2014
    Location: Des Moines, IA, United States of America

    Courtyard Marriott - West Des Moines / Clive
    1520 NW 114th Street
    Des Moines, IA 50325 United States of America

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    Regular Price: 1,100.00


    Lonnie has traveled the world teaching Scrum and coaching teams, leaders, and individuals. She thrives on helping people take their skills to the next level. In addition to her background as an IT Leader, she has a degree in Communications from the University of MN, and she is highly skilled in leading an interactive workshop. Lonnie leads her classes through group activities, discussions, and shares her real world experiences to make her classes dynamic and interesting. Not only will you learn from someone who is a skilled teacher and Scrum practitioner, you will also be building a relationship with a Scrum mentor.

  • Agenda

    Product Owner Agenda

    • Definition, History, Benefits of Scrum
    • Agile, The Manifesto, and Agile Principles
    • 5 Scrum Values
    • The Scrum Framework – what it is and how it works 
    • The 4 Scrum Meetings/Ceremonies
    • Three Scrum Roles
    • A deeper look into the PO role
    • Who should perform the PO Role
    • Creating a Vision
    • Creating a Roadmap
    • Creating a Product Backlog
    • User Roles
    • Personas
    • Writing User Stories
    • Managing a Product Backlog
    • Prioritizing Work
    • Estimating Work
    • Roadblocks
  • Who Should Attend

    Typical Product Owner Class attendees include product development personnel, business analysts, business leaders, functional managers, and other people in the role of creating and writing user stories and leaders who guide people with those responsibilities.



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