SAFe Product Owner/Manager® - POPM® Certification


LIVE ONLINE; INSTRUCTOR - led Workshop

By Certified SAFe Program Consultant from Scaled Agile®

We are North America's Number#1 provider of SAFe Training, Consulting & Certification; proven by words from our past participants: Read Google Reviews

What Participants Get

  • Digital workbook and reference guide
  • Preparation and Eligibility to take the SAFe® 5 POPM exam
  • Exam fee is included
  • 1- year membership to the SAFe Community Platform
  • Course certificate of completion
  • Access to a specially designed logo to highlight your certification
  • 14-16 PDUs & SEUs
  • Payments towards this workshop may be eligible for tax purposes
  • Tips and tricks from our experienced SPC’s years of implementing SAFe in the real world.  


Why Get Certified?

POPM® certified individuals:

  • Earn 12% more on average (Source: Payscale.com)
  • Has higher resume visibility
  • Has more credibility in the industry
  • Is apart from the crowd
  • Stays marketable


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Oct 08-09
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9:00AM - 5:00PM
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Dec 10-11
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Dec 19-20
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Course Description 

Delivering value through effective Program Increment execution 

With SAFe®5 Product Owner/Product Manager Certification 

Summary 

Develop the skillsets needed to guide the delivery of value in a Lean Enterprise by becoming a SAFe® 5.0 Product Owner/Product Manager (POPM). 

During this two-day course, attendees gain an in-depth understanding of how to effectively perform their role in the Agile Release Train (ART) as it delivers value through Program Increments. Attendees explore how to apply Lean thinking to decompose Epics into Features and Stories, refine Features and Stories, manage Program and Team backlogs, and plan and execute Iterations and Program Increments. Attendees also discover how the Continuous Delivery Pipeline and DevOps culture contribute to the relentless improvement of the ART.


Our workshops are not a one-way knowledge transfer. Participants Play, Build, Debate and Collaborate throughout the learning process.  


Who Will Benefit? 

The following individuals will benefit from this course: 

  • Product Owners, Product Managers, Product Line Managers, Business Owners, and Business Analysts 
  • Solution Managers, Portfolio Managers, Program Managers, and members of the LACE 
  • Enterprise, Solution, and System Architects 

Topics Covered 

  • Becoming a Product Owner/Product Manager in the SAFe enterprise 
  • Preparing forPI Planning 
  • Leading PI Planning 
  • Executing Iterations 
  • Executing the Program Increment 
  • Becoming a Certified SAFe® Product Owner/Product Manager 

What you’ll learn 

To perform the role of a SAFe® Product Owner/Product Manager, attendees should be able to: 

  • Articulate the Product Owner and Product Manager roles 
  • Connect SAFe Lean-Agile principles and values to the PO/PM roles 
  • Decompose Epics into Features and decompose Features into Stories 
  • Manage Program and Team backlogs 
  • Collaborate with Agile teams in estimating and forecasting work 
  • Represent Customer needs in Program Increment Planning 
  • Execute the Program Increment and deliver continuous value 

Prerequisites 

All are welcome to attend the course, regardless of experience. 

Professional Development Units (PDUs) and Scrum Education Units (SEUs) 

  • You may be eligible to apply for 15 PDUs toward your continuing education requirements with the Project Management Institute (PMI) for PMP, PgMP, and PMI-ACP certifications 
  • You may be eligible to apply for SEUs under Category C, toward earning or renewing your CSP through the Scrum Alliance

Is POPM® certification right for you?

If you are a Current or Aspiring:

  • Product Owner or Product Manager
  • Project manager or Middle Manager
  • Scrum Master
  • Business Analyst
  • Developer or Test engineer
  • Technical Lead, Architect
  • Any other Development related roles

Then this workshop is built just for you.


TRAINER PROFILE

HARRY NARANG:

Based out of Toronto, Canada, Harry has implemented 19 Lean-Agile transformations in enterprises of varying size and scale across North America. He is an Accomplished Author, Award Winning Corporate Trainer and Agile Consultant.

In 2016, he was judged as one of the top 9 speakers and trainers in US and Canada by Toastmasters International – world’s leading authority in public speaking and communication.

This year, Harry is rated among the top 2% trainers as per feedback received by Scaled Agile, provider of SAFe.

Recognized as one of the most sought after thought leaders in North America, Harry has delivered over 750 workshops and keynotes on topics of Lean Agile, Product Leadership and and System Transformation for leading corporations, associations, and conferences.

Testimonials:

'Harry Narang is an absolutely great instructor. I wasn’t sure how I would feel about taking the course online but Harry made sure that everyone had the same learning experience as we would have had in a physical classroom setting' - Jackie Duerr, Senior Program Manager

'Amazing training with lots of interactive and interesting demos and exercises. Passed my exam on first attempt. Thank you Harry and Skillbook' - Zhongqiu Lin, Project Manager

'Harry is excellent at communicating concepts with practical examples. Harry is an able coach, mentor, and leader who can make a difference. Thanks for what you do to change lives' - Rajendra Koli, Data Analytics Leader


Check out Harry's Recommendations on LINKEDIN

Specialties: SAFe, Agile, Extreme Programming, SCRUM, TDD, Refactoring

Industry Experience: Product development, Technical service, Leadership in Agile, Large corporate, New venture (startup) among others

Agile Superpower: Helping organizations migrate over from dated frameworks such as waterfall to agile scrum

Clients:  Bell, Lucent, Avaya, Cisco and many more


MEENAL TAYAL:

Based out of the beautiful City of Vancouver, Canada, Meenal is an Agile Coach with over 10 years of real-world experience in Software Development, Risk Management and Product Development.

As an Agile Delivery Lead, she supports a global team spread across the USA, Canada and India. With focus on building complex Analytics solutions, she engages with stakeholders across different levels to maintain alignment, build trust and enable business agility.

She is passionate about using her expertise in Technology, Finance and Agile to solve business’s most pressing problems to deliver tangible results.


Testimonials:

'I loved the class I took with Skillbook Academy. I found my trainer Meenal to be very knowledgeable and professional. She gives great information and prepares you well for your certification test' - Sandra, Program Manager

'Top notch trainer; interactive and fun. Passed my exam on first attempt. Thank you' - Marko, Project Manager


Check out Meenal's Professional Journey on LINKEDIN

Industry Experience: Finance, Banking, Product development, Programming,  Leadership in Agile, Large corporate, New venture (startup) among others

Agile Superpower: Ability to separate practical concepts that work in the real world; beyond what the theory preaches