The two-day Product Owner Professional - Advanced (PSPO-A) course aims to help experienced practitioners develop their ability to establish a solid vision, validate their assumptions, and ultimately bring more value to their stakeholders.
The course goes beyond the topics explored in the Professional Scrum Product Owner (PSPO) class by deepening the attendee's understanding of the role through the exploration of the preferred stances of a professional Product Owner. This course is highly experiential, where attendees explore topics through interactive exercises and discussions.
The course also includes a free attempt at the globally recognized Professional Scrum Product Owner II certification exam (PSPO II).
This class can be taken both online as a Live Virtual Class as well as In Person
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The Product Owner’s role is multifaceted, requiring the practitioner to engage in behaviors and adopt mindsets beyond the core of Agility and the Scrum Framework. This course surfaces these behaviors by challenging the student to adopt several different Product Owner stances:
After this training:
The training is structured around the product owner stances. Per stance corresponding topics are covered such as:
To maximize your learning experience, we advise you to read the Scrum Guide (at least once) and write down your questions and remarks. You can also take the free online Open Scrum assessment on the Scrum.org website.
After the training you will have access to the classroom page which will have a lot of material to be able to review and read more in-depth information.
All participants completing the Professional Scrum Product Owner – Advanced course receive a password to take the PSPO II assessment and are entitled to a discount on the PSPO III assessment. The industry-recognized PSPO certifications require a minimum passing score on these rigorous assessments.
There is no expiration date on this assessment code. However, when you take your first attempt within two weeks after the training and do not pass the 85% marker, you will automatically receive a new code to do a second attempt.
Every Scrum Facilitators training will facilitated by two experienced trainers. Kai Stevens is a Product Owner with over 12 years of Product Owner experience in different environments. Sjoerd Kranendonk works as a Scrum Master, (agile) coach and consultant for over 7 years with an exceptional interest and attention for the value of effective Product ownership. Sjoerd is Professional Scrum Trainer and has over 5 years’ experience with Scrum related training. He helped develop the PSPO-A and other Product Owner related training. Since 2020 Kai and Sjoerd are working together with other Scrum professionals as Scrum Facilitators to spread knowledge, tools & tips to use Scrum more effectively.