Product Owner

Introduction

This 16-hours course (delivered virtually as a cohort in 1.5-hour increments fortnightly or over 2-days in a physical setting) introduces participants to the Scrum framework with a focus on the role of the Product Owner. The participants will explore the various facets of the Scrum framework in an interactive and engaging session. You will learn more about what it means to be a Product Owner. You understand the benefits of iterative and incremental product delivery. You will learn the concepts of value in relation to the organisation and your customers, and use this as a driver for product development.

Who will benefit

People involved in the development of products, for ex. people from Product Management, e.g Product Managers, Product Owners;  Marketing or Sales functions within an organisation. This may also suit people who interface with software development teams to drive product development, for ex. Business Analysts, Business Subject Matter Experts or anyone aspiring to these roles.

Also, anyone with a curiosity about agile approaches to value-driven software delivery will benefit from this certification.

Prerequisites

It would be beneficial for participants to have some experience in an agile environment or to have attended the Scrum Fundamentals course.

You will also receive

  • A collection of tools, which can be used virtually or physically.
  • A certificate of completion.
  • Once this course is ratified by ICAgile, a fast track towards ICAgile’s ICAgile Professional – Agile Product Ownership (ICP – ACO) certification.

Outcome

Participants will leave with

  • An understanding of the competencies to be a Product Owner.
  • An understanding of the importance of product vision to create alignment and assist decision making.
  • Tools and techniques to help them identify and quantify product value and prioritisation for product development.
  • An understanding of how scrum teams develop and deliver software.
  • The ability to successfully attempt the Scrum.org Professional Product Owner 1 certification.

You can view the detailed list of Learning Outcomes for this course.