Duration: 2 days
14 PDUs (1.4 CEUs)
Group discounts available.
One or more of the following prerequisites are recommended for students planning to attend this course and take the PMPO certification exam:
• Leading SAFe®
• Leading SAFe® Live Lessons
• SAFe® experience
• SAFe® Certification
• Attending the class prepares you to take the exam and become a certified SAFe® Product Manager/Product Owner (PMPO).
• SAFe® Certification Kit
In this two-day course, you will learn how the roles of Product Manager, Product Owner, Solution Manager, and Epic Owner drive the delivery of value in the SAFe® enterprise. You’ll get an overview of the Scaled Agile Framework® (SAFe®), the Lean-Agile mindset, and an understanding of how the Product Manager and Product Owner roles operate in the enterprise to drive the delivery of value. Finally, you will get an in-depth understanding of the specific activities, tools, and mechanics used to effectively deliver value to the enterprise.
By the end of this course, you should be able to write Epics, Capabilities, Features, and User Stories within the context of SAFe®, and have a solid foundation for managing backlogs and programs in a Lean-Agile enterprise.
• SAFe® PM/PO Introduction
• Embracing the Lean-Agile mindset
• Exploring Product Manger and Product Owner roles
• Contributing to Portfolio content
• Defining and managing solution value
• Being an effective SAFe® Product Manager
• Being an effective SAFe® Product Owner
• Engaging stakeholders
• Building your Communities of Practice
Who Should Attend
Product Managers, Product Line Managers, Product Owners, Business Owners, and Business Analysts, Solution Managers, Portfolio Managers, Program Managers, PMO personnel, and Process Leads, Enterprise, Solution, and System Architects.
Method of Delivery
• Onsite/Live class instructions or Online web seminar
• Open discussion
• Case studies
Additional Course Information
The following individuals will benefit from this course:
Product Managers, Product Line Managers, Product Owners, Business Owners, and Business Analysts
Solution Managers, Portfolio Managers, Program Managers, PMO personnel, and Process Leads
Enterprise, Solution, and System Architects
Associated Certification: SAFe® PMPO
After this course, you should be able to:
Identify the major components of the Scaled Agile Framework
Connect the Scaled Agile Framework to core Lean-Agile principles and values
Identify key roles and responsibilities within a SAFe implementation
Contribute to Portfolio content using epics and the Portfolio kanban
Apply Value Stream strategies to define and manage solution value
Engage in Product Manager strategies
Operate as a SAFe Product Owner
Develop a stakeholder engagement plan
Build and grow communities of practice
Attending the class prepares you to take the exam and become a certified SAFe Product Manager/Product Owner (PMPO).
SAFe® Certification Kit
Attendees who pass the exam will receive:
A SAFe® PM/PO certificate
One-year certified membership as a SAFe® PM/PO
A SAFe® PM/PO branding kit with the PMPO certification mark
What You Get
The class registration includes:
Eligibility to take the SAFe® PM/PO exam
One-year membership to Scaled Agile, with access to members-only resources such as webinars, workbooks, guidance presentations, and advance notice of upcoming SAFe® products
SAFe® PM/PO (PMPO) attendance certificate upon request
Renewals are from the date of certification.
Renewal fee: $100
10 continuing education/outreach hours
Professional Development Units (PDUs) and Scrum Education Units (SEUs)
Attendees may be eligible to apply for 16 Continuing Education – Strategic PDUs toward their continuing education requirements with the Project Management Institute (PMI) for PMP and PMI-ACP certifications
Attendees may be eligible to apply for SEUs under category C, toward earning or renewing their CSP through Scrum Alliance.