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Certified Scrum Product Owner®
3/24/2010 12:00:00 AM Lithespeed, LLC MicroTek Houston Facility 11200 Richmond Ave. Suite 100 Houston TX 77082 United States of America 29.7280811 -95.5740963 1295.00


Lithespeed, LLC

  • Course

    Date: 24-25 March, 2010
    Location: Houston, TX, United States of America

    Regular Price: $1295.00

    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 one-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:

    ·        Hardship discount (50%) – If you’re between jobs.
    ·        Individual discount (25%) – 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: 24-25 March, 2010
    Location: Houston, TX, United States of America

    MicroTek Houston Facility
    11200 Richmond Ave.
    Suite 100
    Houston, TX 77082 United States of America

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    Regular Price: $1295.00

  • 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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