Help your teams achieve project success in a fast-changing world.
Our two-day Certified Scrum Product Owner" (CSPO) course offers a deeper understanding of how Scrum works, focusing extensively on the skills and practices you need to succeed as a Scrum Product Owner.
Agile For All's unique brain-friendly training will help you advance in your role as a Product Owner for any Scrum team. Learn by doing. Hone skills around prioritization. themes. vision, roadmaps, backlog grooming as well as creating effective stories.
Master the role of the Product owner for any Scrum team. Go beyond the basics of "how" Scrum works. Get the "why• behind Scrum, allowing you to effectively help teams even when they are stuck.
Those who successfully complete this course will become a Scrum Alliance Certified Scrum Product Owner®.
OUR CSPO WORKSHOP INCLUDES
- Continental breakfast, lunch and beverages
- Two-year membership in the Scrum Alliance, a $50 value
- Bound copy of the course materials
- CSM Exam Prep Review booklet
- Access to free Scrum and Agile resources
By the end of the CSPO workshop you will be able to:
- Describe the Scrum framework to others
- Describe Scrum roles and responsibilities
- Use each artifact effectively
- Explain the differences between Scrum and other frameworks/processes
- Accurately compare Scrum Product Owner® role to traditional project roles
- Effectively use and maintain a product backlog
- Plan for a product portfolio
- Demonstrate the use of at least two different estimating techniques
- Plan for a product release
- Plan for a sprint
What Participants Say
“This course presented a variety of techniques and skills to help me become a better Product Owner. The subject matter was directly applicable to my role.”
TAKE BOTH CSM AND CSPO CLASSES IN JUST 4 DAYS.
“FASTTRACK” CERTIFICATIONS: Several times a year our CSM and CSPO workshops coincide in the same location, so you can “fast track” your Agile skills and receive both Certified ScrumMaster® and Certified Scrum Product Owner® training in just 4 days! Simply check ticket types above to see if a FastTrack option is available.
About the Course Facilitator
Peter has been in software development since 1997, starting out as a developer at Johnson & Johnson. Hie is a Certified Scrum Trainer (CST) and an Organizational Scientist. Prior to joining Agile For All, he founded Action & Influence, which was named the Best Training Company in Atlanta in 2013. He writes for AgileScout.com, which is one of the top 20 Agile software development blogs in the world, as well as being author of "The Pocket Agile Guide" published in 2012. Holding Masters degrees in Counseling, Education, and Religion, Peter brings an extensive educational background to everything he does. He also gives back to his community by being a volunteer counselor.
Want the training to come to you? Agile For All does onsite training workshops at reasonable prices with some of the top Scrum Alliance Certified ScrumMaster® Coaches and Trainers.
Contact us for information on private workshops, group discounts or questions. 303.766.0917
Professional Development Units (PDUs)
PMPs: You can receive 14 PDUs for this course.
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All CSPO courses are taught by Certified Scrum Product Owner Trainers. Taking a CSPO course, passing the CSPO test, and accepting the license agreement designates you as a Certified Scrum Product Owner, which indicates that you have been introduced to and understand the basic concepts you need to perform as a Product Owner or team member on a Scrum team. This course also satisfies two elements of the CSD track: Scrum Introduction and Elective.
Who This Course is Designed For
If you work in an organization that creates any sort of product, then you are an ideal CSPO candidate. While the course is primarily designed for people filling the role of ScumMaster, anyone who wants to help their organization be more successful is encouraged to attend.
If you are already on a Scrum team you will learn how to become a change agent to help your team achieve a higher level of success.
- Business Analysts
- Documentation Specialists
- Marketing People
- Product Managers
- Project Managers
- Team Members
- Sales People
- Operations and Support
- Technical Writers
We go into detail on how to facilitate, coach, resolve conflict and lead a team, as well as share our industry experiences so our course material remains relevant. Some of the material covered during the 2-day workshop:
SCRUM HISTORY, PRINCIPLES AND VALUES
Basic Scrum background as well as the principles and values which help ensure success when using Scrum.
The three legs of Scrum theory: transparency, inspection and adaptation are examined in detail.
SCRUM FRAMEWORK BASICS
The meetings, artifacts and roles which make up the Scrum process.
Estimation, planning and other practices which are commonly used in Scrum. Grooming a product backlog. Creating effective stories.
PORTFOLIO, REALEASE AND SPRINT PLANNING
What is done for each and how to do it.
DEALING WITH STAKEHOLDERS
Coaching scenarios and techniques commonly used by Scrum Product Owners.
Going beyond the basics. Potential issues. Being great. Going forward.