Certified Scrum Product Owner (CSPO) - 2018404

Wednesday, September 26, 2018 - Thursday, September 27
8:30am - 5:00pm

Certified Scrum Product Owner (CSPO) is an in-depth two day immersion into the world of Agile Product Management. The class is full of practical, real world techniques, which can be implemented immediately at your workplace. This class will allow your organization to enjoy the many advantages Scrum has to offer. Hands-on exercises demonstrate key concepts and let you experience the benefits of Scrum firsthand.

Course objectives:

  1. Learn the history of Scrum
  2. Learn the importance of having team values
  3. Understand situations where using Scrum is appropriate
  4. Learn the Scrum framework
  5. Learn the roles and responsibilities in Scrum
  6. Learn how to create a product vision statement
  7. Learn how to create a product roadmap
  8. Learn how to establish user roles and personas
  9. Learn how to seed a product backlog
  10. Learn how to write user stories
  11. Learn how teams relatively size backlog items
  12. Learn how to quickly assess business value
  13. Learn how to tell a good user story from a bad one
  14. Learn multiple ways to prioritize my product backlog
  15. Learn the key meetings in Scrum
  16. Learn how to track team progress
  17. Learn how to play product box
  18. Learn to identify areas where we might get into trouble during Scrum implementation
  19. Learn to select a product as a real-world example for class exercises
  20. Learn to list and explain the additional meetings recommended for Scrum
  21. Participate in an open forum to discuss challenging questions about Scrum, so that I can utilize the collective intelligence of the class participants to brainstorm creative ways to solve problems

Who should attend?

  • Product Managers/Business Analysts
  • Functional/Operational Managers
  • Project Sponsors
  • IT Leadership (Managers/Directors/VPs/CIOs/CTOs)
  • Anyone interested in learning the benefits of Scrum

Instructor

Tom Mellor, CST has been actively involved in business and IT for over 36 years. A seasoned professional, he has worked in both large and small companies serving in a multitude of capacities and functions. With a rich history in Agile, Tom is passionate about the adoption and use of agile-based product development approaches and in 2004 introduced Agile and Scrum framework into a Fortune 50 company. He trained over 1,000 employees and hundreds outside of the company in the practices and principles of Agile and Scrum and coached and nurtured the use of Scrum on many of project teams. Tom has been a Certified Scrum Trainer since 2008 and served on the Scrum Alliance Board of Directors from March 2008 through October 2010 including a term as chair from September 2009 until October 2010. Purpose driven work for Tom means helping organizations, their leaders, and their teams do modern Agile-based product development processes effectively and he helps them do this through consultation, training and coaching. Tom grew up in Montana and earned a BS Degree in Business Administration from The University of Montana. He now lives in Bloomington, Illinois with his wife, Maryann, and their 3 daughters – Lindsey, Kristen, and Amanda and dog, Penny.

Fees

$ 1,195 --- PMI Atlanta Chapter Member (Members receive an additional $300 off the class price.  Reduced price is reflected upon registration.)
$ 1,195 --- Non-Member

PDUs Earned

PMP: 16
PMI Talent Triangle: Technical 13 / Leadership 1 / Strategic 2

Location

Hampton Inn & Suites – Atlanta-Galleria
2733 Circle 75 Parkway
Atlanta, GA 30339

Please note that walk-ins on the same day as class are not allowed. Registration must be completed on-line in advance of RSVP date provided in course description. 

* For information on the event, please contact Scott Dunbar at (205) 807-7488 at BrainTrust Consulting Group.  Refunds will be processed by BrainTrust Consulting Group.

 

Event Properties

Event Date 09-26-2018 8:30 am
Event End Date 09-27-2018 5:00 pm
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Individual Price $1,195.00
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2733 Circle 75 Pkwy
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