Scrum - Firebrand Training course for Scrum.org Scrum Product Owner™ (PSPO I)

Duration

Duration:

Only 2 Days

Method

Method:

Classroom / Online / Hybrid

Next date

Next date:

30/9/2024 (Monday)

Overview

The Scrum Product OwnerTM level I (PSPO I) assessment is available to anyone who wishes to validate their knowledge of the Scrum framework and ability to support value creation and delivery. Those who pass the assessment will receive the industry recognized PSPO I Certification to demonstrate their mastery of the content.

Firebrand Training will help you to prepare for the official Scrum.org Scrum Product Owner™ (PSPO I) exam.

The PSPO I assessment is grounded in the Scrum Product Owner subject areas. The assessment is in place to ensure you understand the Product Owner role and therefore detailed in its questions and required answers. Many questions ask the test-taker to think about or interpret the meaning from the Scrum Guide and/or to apply content from the PSPO subject areas and in some cases, apply their own experience.

The Scrum Product OwnerTM level II (PSPO II) assessment is available to anyone who has passed the PSPO I assessment and wishes to demonstrate his or her ability to apply the Scrum framework to solving complex problems regarding product ownership in the real world. Those that pass the assessment will receive the industry recognized PSPO II Certification as an indication of their advanced knowledge and abilities pertaining to Scrum and the role of the Scrum Product Owner.

Your expert Instructor will immerse you in Firebrand's own courseware using our unique Lecture | Lab | Review technique. You'll develop critical knowledge as a Product Owner, learning how to successfully deliver a product using an Agile approach. You'll experience real-world case studies, with group discussion and hands-on practical exercises to reinforce your knowledge.

You'll cover a range of learning objectives during the course, including:

  • Increase business agility through the proper execution of the Product Owner role
  • Recognize the value of a product over project mindset
  • Learn how to bridge business strategy to product execution using Scrum
  • Understand that the Product Owner is an Agile Product Manager
  • Understand the Scrum Principles and Empiricism
  • Understand the Product Owner accountabilities on the Scrum Team
  • Learn how to align the team around the business strategy, product vision, Product Goal, and Sprint Goal
  • Find ways to effectively communicate the business strategy, product vision, and Product Goal
  • Learn techniques for Product Backlog Management, Release Management, and Forecasting
  • Identify metrics that can be used to track value creation, and successful product delivery
  • Discover techniques to interact with stakeholders, customers, and the members of the Scrum Team

At the end of your accelerated Firebrand course, you will sit Scrum.org's Scrum Product Owner exams - PSPO I and PSPO II. You'll sit these at the Firebrand Training Centre, covered by your Certification Guarantee.

Audience:

This course is ideal for:

  • Professionals interested in starting a career as a Product Owner
  • Product Owners with some experience in the role that are looking to improve their understanding or fix their misconceptions of Scrum and the Product Owner role
  • Scrum Masters wishing to be an effective coach to Product Owners will also find valuable insights in this course
  • If you're a for Product Owner, Agile Product Manager or and responsible for the success of a software product, this course is ideal for you.

Firebrand Training will help you prepare for official Scrum.org exams. Our courses are not endorsed by or affiliated with Scrum.org.

Scrum.org, Professional Scrum Master are trademarks of Scrum.org and may be registered in the United States Patent and Trademark Office and in other countries.

The statements made and opinions expressed herein belong exclusively to Firebrand Training and are not shared by or represent the viewpoint of Scrum.org. This training does not constitute an endorsement of any product, service or point of view. Scrum.org makes no representations, warranties or assurances of any kind, express or implied, as to the completeness, accuracy, reliability, suitability, availability or currency of the content contained in this presentation or any material related to this presentation. In no event shall Scrum.org, its agents, officers, employees, licensees or affiliates be liable for any damages whatsoever (including, without limitation, damages for loss of profits, business information, loss of information) arising out of the information or statements contained in the training. Any reliance you place on such content is strictly at your own risk.

Benefits

  • Free Credly digital credential can be applied for once certified
  • Students of Scrum.org courses are able to claim Project Management Institute (PMI) PDU credit: 14 PDUs after attending a two-day Scrum Master (PSM) course. Please note that PMI PDUs are earned for course attendance and not for passing a Scrum.org assessment

Other accelerated training providers rely heavily on lecture and independent self-testing and study.

Effective technical instruction must be highly varied and interactive to keep attention levels high, promote camaraderie and teamwork between the students and instructor, and solidify knowledge through hands-on learning.

Firebrand Training provides instruction to meet every learning need:

  • Intensive group instruction
  • One-on-one instruction attention
  • Hands-on labs
  • Lab partner and group exercises
  • Question and answer drills
  • Independent study

Curriculum

On this Firebrand course, you'll cover the following topics:

  • Introduction to scrum
  • Scrum Framework
  • Agile Product Management
  • Value Driven Development
  • Product Backlog Management
  • Releasing Planning
  • Review and sample papers

What's Included

Included:

  • Firebrand's own Scrum Product Owner Courseware

Your accelerated course includes:

  • Accommodation *
  • Meals, unlimited snacks, beverages, tea and coffee *
  • On-site exams **
  • Exam vouchers **
  • Practice tests **
  • Certification Guarantee ***
  • Courseware
  • Up-to 12 hours of instructor-led training each day
  • 24-hour lab access
  • Digital courseware **
  • * For residential training only. Accommodation is included from the night before the course starts. This doesn't apply for online courses.
  • ** Some exceptions apply. Please refer to the Exam Track or speak with our experts
  • *** Pass first time or train again free as many times as it takes, unlimited for 1 year. Just pay for accommodation, exams, and incidental costs.

Exam Track

At the end of this accelerated course, you’ll sit the following exam at the Firebrand Training centre, covered by your Certification Guarantee:

Professional Scrum Product Owner I

  • Passing score: 85%
  • Time limit: 60 minutes
  • Number of Questions: 80
  • Format: Multiple Choice, Multiple Answer and True/False
  • Difficulty: Intermediate
  • Language: English only

Professional Scrum Product Owner II

  • Passing score: 85%
  • Time limit: 120 minutes
  • Number of Questions: 35
  • Format: Multiple Choice and essay
  • Difficulty: Advanced
  • Language: English only
  • Required assessment: Must Pass PSPO I

This exam will be covered by your Certification Guarantee. Upon passing this exam, you'll achieve your Professional Scrum Product Owner certification and Free Credly digital credential.

Prerequisites

There are no official prerequisites for this course but it is recommended for attendees to have understanding of the fundamentals of Scrum before attending this course.

There are no pre-requisites for sitting the PSPO I exam, however you must have passed PSPO I before moving onto the PSPO II. Please be aware, the PSPO II is a difficult exam that draws on real world experience and consists of multiple-choice questions, case study questions, and essays.

Anyone attempting the PSPO II should have in-depth Scrum and Product Owner experience and have taken the Professional Scrum Product Owner Course prior to taking this assessment.

Unsure whether you meet the prerequisites? Don’t worry. Your training consultant will discuss your background with you to understand if this course is right for you.

Reviews

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"A very positive experience, very thorough training in a relaxing environment."
james harrison, sopra. (5/12/2019 (Thursday) to 6/12/2019 (Friday))

"Professionally organised with well pitched training at the right tempo."
Mike Harrison, sopra. (5/12/2019 (Thursday) to 6/12/2019 (Friday))

"Thoroughly enjoyed the course as was able to expand knowledge gained through the PSD course. The trainer was knowledgeable and engaging. The venue and hospitality amazing as was food. Would highly recommend to others."
Rafia Khatun, Sopra steria. (5/12/2019 (Thursday) to 6/12/2019 (Friday))

"Convenient Facility and timings. Knowledgeable instructor."
Simon Clews, Sopra Steria. (14/11/2019 (Thursday) to 15/11/2019 (Friday))

"Service provided. Facilities and accessibility."
Kirsten Vandome, Sopra Steria. (24/10/2019 (Thursday) to 25/10/2019 (Friday))

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