Certified Scrum Product Owner [CSPO]

February 9-10, 2023

This intensive two-day course will prepare you to take on the Product Owner role and is taught by Scrum Alliance Certified Scrum Trainer® and Ignite Agility Podcast host, Angela Johnson. We’ll cover the Scrum framework but more importantly, what it means to function as the Product Owner, or Customer, for a Scrum team. You will learn about managing stakeholders, creating and refinement the Product Backlog, emerging detail with Product Backlog Items and User Stories including Acceptance Criteria and the Definition of Done.

This live, interactive 2-day session is intended for anyone who wants to gain an understanding of:
The basics of what Scrum is and how it fits into an Agile process
What the Product Owner role is and how it differs from a traditional product manager or project sponsor
The process for creating, refining and maintaining a Product Backlog
How to collaborate with the Scrum team to maximize business value with each Sprint
How Scrum can enable your business to respond more rapidly to changing market, business and customer needs

Course Benefits
Upon completion of the course, students are eligible for the following benefits:
A two-year membership with the Scrum Alliance and the CSPO designation
Can earn PDUs (one PDU per contact hour with the Project Management Institute)
Satisfy 14 of the 21 required training contact hours for the PMI Agile Certified Practitioner (PMI-ACP) as well as a strong foundation for the associated certifying exam
Receive SEUs towards your Certified Scrum Professional (CSP) certification

Course Outline
Scrum Overview
Product Owner Roles & Responsibilities
Product Owner Planning
Product Backlog
User Stories
Prioritization & How To Accurately Estimate
Release Planning
Working Collaboratively with Teams
Scaling Across the Organization
Acceptance Criteria
Measure, Test & Adapt with Metrics and Reporting