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,
(www.scrumalliance.org) 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 classs particular needs.
After successfully completing this class, participants will be registered with the Scrum Alliance as Certified Product Owners, and will have on-line access to the class training materials and any updates for one year.
Read more in the full course outline.
Who Should Attend
This workshop is ideal for Business Customers, Product Managers and Line
Managers aiming to maximize the benefit that they
receive from their Agile projects by learning how to better
prioritize and interface with Agile teams.
Benefits and Learning
Participants will complete the training with the knowledge to:
Planning: Modeling the Problem
- A Case for Change
- Scrum Process Overview
- Team Structures & Roles
Executing: Creating a Solution
- Release Planning
- Discovery Sessions
- Identifying and Modeling Users & Customers
- Agile Estimating & Forecasting
- Identifying Measurable Product Goals
- Modeling Product Usage
- Product Backlog
Evaluating: Testing & Honing the Solution
- Interacting with the Team
- Sprint Planning
- Sprint Backlog
- Daily Scrum
- Distributed Delivery
Adapting: Tuning the Process
- Feedback Loops
- Sprint Review
- Sprint Retrospectives
- Release & Organizational Retrospectives
the Full Course Outline.
- Resource & Portfolio Management
- Tracking & Managing Technical Debt
- Agile Contracts
- The Agile Game
Plus, receive valuable takeaways. The workshop manual supplies hard copy of the presentation and exercise materials. In addition, all participants receive electronic access to materials available exclusively to Certified Product Owners (CPOs) . After successfully completing this class, participants will be registered with the Scrum Alliance as Certified Product Owners.
Read the Instructor Bio: Arlen Bankston
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