Certified LeSS Practitioner training is going to be online - October 5-9, 2020 with Jurgen De Smet

Next week's Certified LeSS Practitioner course has been adjusted to a full remote, online provisional Certified LeSS Practitioner course. We'll start on Monday, October 5th and continue till friday, October 9th.

There are a couple of seats left to reach our max 12 attendees limit as some CLP attendees prefer to wait for an in-person event. Registre here.

Book The Great ScrumMaster: #ScrumMasterWay is available in the Japanese language

I’m glad that my book The Great ScrumMaster: #ScrumMasterWay was officially translated into the Japanese language and is already available from 9th September 2020. The translated name is: “SCRUMMASTER THE BOOK 優れたスクラムマスターになるための極意”. The publisher is “ 翔泳社” (Shoeisha) and you can buy the book at different online stores.

CAL2 – Certified Agile Leadership II program is open for registration and confirmed to run - Fall 2020

The next run of CAL2 – Certified Agile Leadership II program will start on October 10, 2020. It's opened for registrations and confirmed to run. It will consist of individual leadership circle profile, series of coaching video calls, and individual assessment. You can find all the details about the program here.

The program will be delivered as an online program, schedule and all details about conditions, execution can be found at Scrum Alliance website.

Register for the program here

CSPO - Certified Scrum Product Owner course

CSPO training

CSPO - Certified Scrum Product Owner Course is a unique opportunity to look at Scrum from the Product Owner point of view. It is trained by Scrum Alliance certified trainer CST and you will definitely enjoy it.

“Great Product Owners are not only having business knowledge, authority, and time, but are great facilitators, coaches, and negotiators.”

We look at Scrum from the Product Owner point of view, covering several concepts on how to create a product and build Product Backlog. We cover not only Scrum but focus on Agile Product Ownership and understanding the business value.

This class is a pre-requisite of the A-CSPO - Advanced Certified Scrum Product Owner course.

Join this Certified Scrum Product Owner Workshop and become a Great Product Owner.

You can join the course not only in English but Czech as well.

Become a Great Product Owner

The Great ScrumMaster book by Zuzana Zuzi Sochova

Join the training lead by the author of the popular book The Great ScrumMaster: #ScrumMasterWay and Agilní metody řízení projektů (in Czech) and give you hands-on experience on how to start your career as the great Product Owner and master you Scrum and Product Owner skills.

The Certified Scrum Product Owner course will help you understand the Agile mindset and culture from a different angle, learn new principles, and get new ideas you can right away apply back at your organization.

We help you deepen the knowledge and practice your skills. We look at Scrum from the Product Owner perspective, covering several concepts on how to design a product, refine a Product Backlog and prioritize. We not only cover Scrum but focus on different concepts and practices of Agile Product Ownership.  

The course is interactive full of simulations, exercises, and games.

CSPO training

In the case of virtual delivery, we are using Zoom with breakouts and the Mural board for collaboration. Our virtual classes are highly interactive, we are using the Training from the Back of the Room, where participants collaborate in small teams on tasks, discuss the scenarios, and solve the use cases. We don't lose the interactivity nor any games, see how virtual classes are delivered.

After the training you will fully understand the Scrum process, your role as Product Owner, and will be ready to apply Agile and Scrum principles to your organization and product/project management. You will be able to:

  • Expand your career opportunities across all industry sectors adopting Agile practices
  • Maximize the value of your team’s work and resulting products
  • Learn the foundation of Scrum and the scope of the Product Owner role
  • Apply the Scrum framework, and understand the Scrum roles and responsibilities
  • Compare Scrum Product Owner role to traditional project roles
  • Effectively refine a Product Backlog and plan a product portfolio, release, and Sprint
  • Engage with a global community of agile practitioners committed to continuous improvement

Certification

CSPO certified by Scrum AllianceIn order to get the Scrum Alliance certification - Certified Scrum Product Owner CSPO you need to:

  • Attend the entire workshop facilitated by a Certified Scrum Trainer (CST) and actively participate during the class
  • After successfully completing the course, you will need to accept the License Agreement and complete your Scrum Alliance® profile (Note that there is currently not a test for the CSPO certification)

The course is for

The course is for everyone who is currently working, cooperating with Scrum team or planning to implement Scrum in their organization. It's an awesome opportunity for Product Owners to strengthen their experience, Product Managers to get new ideas or people involved in the Scrum implementation at your organization to enhance their knowhow about Scrum and Agile Product management.

  • Product Owners
  • Product Managers
  • Project Managers
  • Managers
  • Directors
  • Entrepreneurs
  • Analytics
  • Technical writers
  • Architects
  • Any team members in your organization
  • Anyone interested in Scrum and Agile product management

CSPO @ sochova.com

Agenda

The Certified Scrum Product Owner class is an interactive hands-on practical workshop contains a good balance of theory and practice. We go through the core of Agile and Scrum principles, looking at Scrum from the Product Owner point of view and introduce practical concepts of Agile Product Management. During the class we cover the following areas:

  • Agile Product Ownership
  • Concept of a Business Value
  • Product Vision
  • Refining the Product Backlog
  • Different Prioritization Techniques
  • Personas and Story Mapping
  • Concept of Technical Debt
  • Customer and Stakeholder Collaboration
  • Agile Mindset and Agile Manifesto
  • Scrum Basics
  • Scrum Events
  • ScrumMaster role
  • Development team role
  • Product Owner role
  • Definition of Done​

CSPO training

Materials

You will get your own workbook and after the course photos of flipcharts.

CSPO training

References

“Good course, I appreciate a lot of visual explanations, practical examples from real projects, discussions and simulations. I learned many practical hints which can be applied back at my work. Thank you! “

  Tomas, Project Manager

“Thank you for wonderful workshop, I appreciated the practical exercises and examples. “

  J.K., ScrumMaster

 “Excellent! The trainer has deep knowledge of Scrum and Agile.”

  J.T., Director

“Very nice workshop. I especially appreciated practical experiences of the trainer.”

  A. R., SW Developer

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