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Certified Scrum Product Owner

5 Dec - 6 Dec



Certified Scrum Product Owner (CSPO) course features

Accredited by: Scrum Alliance.

Certificate: Certified Scrum Product Owner (CSPO).

Prerequisites: None.

Location: Online.

Format: Virtual classroom.

Duration: 2 days.

Exams: Not applicable.

Course code: CSPO

What’s included?

2-day Certified Scrum Product Owner (CSPO) course

  • 2 days of high-quality, interactive training from a Scrum Alliance Certified Scrum Trainer® and Agile expert with almost 20 years’ training and consulting experience.
  • Course materials handbook (online PDF).
  • Certified Scrum Product Owner Certification upon successful completion of the course and registration with the Scrum Alliance (course is not examined).
  • 2 years’ membership to the Scrum Alliance.
  • For PMI Project Management Professionals (PMPs), this course provides 16 Professional Development Units (PDUs).
  • Agil8 Community membership including face-to-face and virtual networking and knowledge sharing opportunities, access to industry experts, special offers and invitations to special events.

Certified Scrum Product Owner (CSPO) course details

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  • Duration: 2 days.
  • Times: 09:00 to 17:00.


None, upon completion of this course you will receive a welcome email from Scrum Alliance prompting you to accept the license agreement for your CSPO certification. After accepting the agreement, you will be able to download and print copies of your certification.

Certified Scrum Product Owner (CSPO) qualification teaches Scrum product owner core competencies, purpose and strategy, customer and user management, product assumptions and product backlog management.

This Scrum course is a pre-requisite for the Advanced Certified Scrum Product Owner and Certified Scrum Professional®-Product Owner qualifications.


Agile training course - details

Scrum framework overview

  • Sprints, increments and releases.
  • The Scrum roles: Product owner, Scrum Master, development teams.
  • Teamwork and impact on traditional roles.
  • Scrum with third party contractual relationships.
  • Scrum meetings.

Product vision and roadmap

  • Stakeholder engagement and management.
  • Product business model and market analysis.
  • Setting project scope and objectives..
  • Defining and communicating the product vision.

Building and managing the product backlog

  • Defining product backlog items.
  • User stories and other requirements techniques.
  • Prioritizing and ordering the product backlog.
  • Splitting and sizing backlog items.
  • Prioritization – MoSCoW and Kano analysis.

Progress tracking

  • The definition of ‘done.’
  • Understanding the sprint backlog.
  • The daily Scrum meeting.
  • Acceptance criteria and acceptance testing.
  • The sprint review meeting.
  • Burn down charts and Scrum boards.
  • The sprint retrospective.

Release management

  • Release planning.
  • Estimating and velocity.
  • Progress tracking and forecasting.

Scaling the product owner role in Scrum

  • Product ownership with multiple scrum teams.
  • Product ownership with distributed scrum teams.

Learning outcomes

Agile Project - management

This 2-day Certified Scrum Product Owner (CSPO) training course will give you a good understanding of Scrum Product Owner principles and practices. Successful candidates will learn how to:

  • Discuss organizational contexts that affect the approach to the product owner role.
  • Identify the impact of anti-patterns that might exist for product owners.
  • Provide transparency to stakeholders on progress toward goals.
  • Overcome the challenges of being a product owner for multiple teams.
  • Describe how to plan a product release.
  • Describe why a product owner performs discovery and validation work.
  • How to prioritize conflicting customer (or user) needs.
  • Identify how product discovery contributes to successful product outcomes.
  • Identify the benefits of development team direct interactions.
  • Validate product assumptions by their cost and quality of learning.
  • Describe the relationship between outcome and output and describe the attributes of a product backlog item that help assess maximizing outcome.
  • Describe multiple approaches to product backlog refinement.

Exam details

Certified Scrum Product Owner (CSPO) exam

Unlike the Certified ScrumMaster (CSM) course, the Certified Scrum Product Owner (CSPO) course is not examined.

Delegates automatically gain CSPO certification after registration with the Scrum Alliance.


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