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Scrum Product Owner Certification Training

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Abstract: 

In every scrum project the product owner plays a vital role. First, by ensuring a clear communication of product or service functionality requirements to the Scrum team, and second, by delivering the product or the service to the stakeholders. This 2-day Scrum Product Owner Certification course helps participants attain skills required for a Product owner role including creating project vision, identifying and creating user personas and prioritizing product backlog items.

This course offers comprehensive training for the SPOC™ examination. Participants will be awarded the ‘Scrum Product Owner Certified’ certificate after successful completion of the exam.

LEARNING OBJECTIVES

  • To familiarize participants with the concepts, advantages, and challenges of the Scrum methodology
  • To equip participants with the knowledge needed to be the Product Owner
  • To provide practical knowledge of dealing with the Project Stakeholders and take care of the business/value side of things
  • To prepare participants to pass the SPOC™ certification exam

 

WHO SHOULD ATTEND

This course is for anyone who needs to work with or gain understanding of the business side of things in a Scrum environment. The Scrum Product Owner Certified is appropriate for roles including Product Owners, Product Managers, Project Managers, Business Analysts, and more.

PREREQUISITE

Although there is no formal pre-requisite for this course, it is assumed that participants already have some training or experience in basic project management concepts.

MATERIALS

Participants will receive a course workbooks plus a complimentary copy of the SBOK™ Guide.

WHAT YOU WILL LEARN

  • Preparing and grooming the prioritized product backlog
  • Developing acceptance criteria
  • Maintaining stakeholder involvement
  • Creating articulate user personas
  • Refining user stories 
  • Artificial velocity
  • Artificial estimates
  • About the exam and how to sign up

course info

Course ID: VM-7002
Course Level: Intermediate
Duration: 2 days

upcoming sessions

Mar. 22, 2018 - Mar. 23, 2018
Instructor: Christopher D'Souza

Event starts in: 61 days
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Peterborough Lion's Club (Peterborough, ON)

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Oct. 15, 2018 - Oct. 16, 2018
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Toronto (TBD)

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PMI PDUs

PMI Talent TriangleThe following table provides the breakdown of the professional development units (PDUs) for this course aligned with the PMI Talent TriangleTM.

  Tech. Ldrshp. Strat. & Bus.
PMP 4 6 6
PgMP 4 6 6
PfMP 0 6 6
PMI-ACP 4 6 6
PMI-SP 0 6 6
PMI-RMP 0 6 6
PMI-PBA 0 6 6

 
The three columns in the above table are Technical Project Management, Leadership, and Strategic & Business Management.

Other Credits

Other professional (re)certification credits are available, including:

  • Certified Business Analyst Professionals (CBAPs) earn 16 CDUs (Category 2B)
  • Certified Software Quality Engineers (CSQEs) earn 2.25 RUs
  • CIPS Information Systems Professionals (ISPs) earn 16 Learning Credits
  • CIPS Information Technology Certified Professional (ITCPs) earn 16 Learning Credits