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Certified Scrum Product Owner Training in Chicago-IL, United States

Master the skills required to increase Scrum functionality, Improve ROI & estimating skills and maximise delivery capabilities with risk reduction

  • 16 hours of Instructor-led sessions
  • 14-16 PDUs and SEUs
  • Learn by doing
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Key Features

2-day workshop conducted by Scrum Alliance Certified Instructors (CSTs)
Instructor-led sessions with hands-on training
14-16 PDUs and SEUs
2 years membership & Scrum Alliance CSPO certification
Course conducted in conjunction with KnowledgeHut, which is a Global Registered Education Provider (REP) of Scrum Alliance
Our CSPO experts will guide students in implementing the techniques for future projects

Description

CSPO Training

Effective product owners are the lifeline of an Agile project and Scrum Alliance certified Scrum Product Owners have the skill and the knowledge to ensure the success of any project. A CSPO has deep understanding of the business side of the project, and can communicate well with business leaders and the development team to ensure that all needs of the various stakeholders are served.

Zeolearn Academy brings you a comprehensive and interactive CSPO Training in conjunction with KnowledgeHut, a Global Registered Education Provider (REP) of Scrum Alliance. This course is delivered by Scrum Alliance Certified Trainers (CSTs) and offers blended-learning combining classroom study, group discussions, and hands-on practice exercises. Our in-depth course ware will make you an expert in the Agile Manifesto, enabling you to effectively support the Scrum Master and the Scrum team while maximising ROI.

What you will learn?

  • To Boost Product Owner capabilities
  • Optimize Agile teams as well as interaction with stakeholders and customers
  • Increase Scrum functionality
  • Realistic planning and scheduling
  • Improve estimating skills and results
  • Maximize delivery capabilities
  • Reduce risk
  • Improve ROI
  • Leverage proven experience

Is this course right for you?

This training and certification is ideal for:

  • Project Managers
  • Developers
  • Product Owners
  • Managers-Software development
  • Architects-Software development
  • Product Managers
  • Software developers
  • Software coders
  • Software testers
  • Team leads or team members who are interested in learning more about Scrum and leading Agile projects

Prerequisites:

Your successful completion of the 2-day CSPO course provided by our Certified Scrum Trainer makes you eligible for the CSPO Certification from Scrum Alliance.

Process for gaining the Certified Scrum Product Owner® (CSPO) certification:

There is no process. Following successful completion of this course, you will receive a Certificate from Scrum Alliance designating you as Certified Scrum Product Owner. The certification includes a two-year membership in Scrum Alliance.

Curriculum

  • Understand the Scrum Flow, the core components of the Scrum framework, and the Scrum vocabulary
  • Understand the principles/legs of empirical process control
  • Understand the work culture Scrum creates
  • Understand the scope of the Product Owner, ScrumMaster and the team role in detail
  • Understand why there is no project manager and no agile product manager
  • Understand the importance of having the product vision as an overarching goal galvanizing the    entire Scrum team
  • Understand the desirable qualities of the vision and how it can be shaped
  • Understand the importance of carrying out just enough prep work
  • Understand the relationship between vision and product roadmap
  • Understand the different estimation levels in Scrum
  • Understand that the accuracy of an estimate is more important than the precision of the estimate
  • Understand that estimates of size and duration can be done separately
  • Understand the impact of pressuring team members to provide low estimates
  • Understand the difference between estimating and committing
  • Understand what the product backlog is, and what it is not
  • Understand product backlog grooming
  • Understand the importance and benefits of prioritizing the product backlog
  • Understand the implications of saying everything is mandatory
  • Understand who should have input into prioritization decisions
  • Understand that proper prioritization of a product backlog is based on multiple factors
  • Understand and know how to apply formal approaches to prioritizing (i.e. beyond just ‘gut feel’ or intuition)
  • Understand how much latitude to give a team in adjusting the sequence of work
  • Understand the goals and how tos of release planning
  • Understand that planning is adaptive, iterative and collaborative
  • Understand why quality is frozen and the concept of technical debt
  • Understand why software should be released early and frequently
  • Understand and measure velocity
  • Understand release burndown charts
  • Understand how a release plan can help predict the future
  • Understand the product owner’s role in Scrum meetings, and how the Product Owner and Team collaborate
  • Understand why sprints are timeboxed and protected
  • Understand the concept of sustainable pace
  • Understand team commitment

Frequently Asked Questions

The Product Owner is the key member of the Scrum Team and shoulders the responsibility of leading the project strategically, collaborating with customers and team on a daily basis, and managing the business value. Though Product Owners need not to be an expert in the process, they must have sufficient understanding of the Agile Manifesto and enough knowledge to assist the ScrumMaster if the need arises.

Zeolearn Institute’s course will give you the CSPO credential from Scrum Alliance, on successful course completion. This course is all about empowering participants with real time, practical skills that will help them land lucrative job roles. You will gain hands on expertise through the numerous examples, exercises and project work conducted through the course of the workshop. 

On completing the course, you will get:

  • Training by experienced Scrum Alliance Certified Instructors (CSTs)
  • 14–16 PDUs , and correspondingly 14–16 SEUs (Varies according to the CST)
  • Scrum Alliance Certification
  • 2 years Membership with Scrum Alliance
  • Scrum Alliance approved courseware
  • Hands-on Activities, Group Discussions, Real-life examples

Zeolearn brings you mentor driven courses that not only helps professionals gain theoretical expertise but also the practical experience in a wide variety of courses including those on Agile Management such as CSM and Agile and Scrum that are very popular. The fact that our workshops are mentor driven gives us an edge over other training institutes since you can learn from industry experts about the application and challenges of upcoming technologies. We have so far trained thousands of professionals with the skills needed to land lucrative jobs and you could be next!

No, there is no online/virtual course for CSPO. Scrum Alliance believes that understanding Scrum requires a greater level of personal interaction that cannot be delivered in a virtual environment.

Following successful completion of this course, you will receive a Certificate from Scrum Alliance designating you as Certified Scrum Product Owner. The certification includes a two-years membership in Scrum Alliance.

Yes, we offer PDU certificate to candidates after successfully completing the course. You can earn 14 to 16 hours of PDU certificate after attending the training.

We offer classes in classroom and online format. While classroom sessions are held in specific venues in your city, for online sessions all you need is a Windows computer with good internet connection and you can access the class anywhere, at anytime. A headset with microphone is also recommended.

You may also attend these classes from your smart phone or tablet.

The program is aimed at project managers, developers, product owners, product managers, software developers, software coders, software testers and team members leading Agile projects among others.

Certified Scrum Product Owner(CSPO) Course in Chicago-IL

CSPO course in Chicago

Chicago is one of the most important financial hubs of North America ? home to a diversified economy and a large and talented workforce. Some of the biggest employers in the Windy City are AT&T, JPMorgan Chase, and Northern Trust. The city is considered a fertile ground for tech and innovation and boasts good training and academic institutions. Enjoy an exclusive learning experience based out of this dynamic city. Register for the CSPO certification in Chicago by Zeolearn academy.


About the CSPO training in Chicago

The effectiveness of an Agile project often hinges on the proficiency of the product owner. One has to stay on top of multi-level and multi-directional communication while also keeping an eye on the business development side. This is why the Certified Scrum Product Owner or CSPO is a valuable asset to any company that has adopted Agile. The online CSPO course in Chicago is a compact and comprehensive 16-hour (2-day) program led by a Scrum Alliance certified trainer. It will include lectures and practice sessions and the focus will be on understanding the real-life scenarios that product owners have to understand and deal with. Find out more about the course fee, delivery modes, and schedule. You can sign up for a demo session too.


What you get by attending the CSPO course in Chicago

There are many takeaways from the CSPO training in Chicago. First of all, you will gain 14 to 16 PDUs and SEUs, which will help you to attempt higher qualification exams. Because the course is mostly hands-on, there is a lot of practical knowledge that you will be imbibed with. You will learn techniques on how to boost your product owner capabilities and other important topics that will be covered include risk reduction, realistic planning and scheduling, improvement of estimating skills, and how to increase delivery capabilities. The coaching is ideal for trainers, project managers, developers, product owners, software development professionals, coders, testers, and more.


CSPO training by Zeolearn

Zeolearn training institute is highly regarded across the world as a provider of quality certification courses and training. It has helped thousands of professionals find bigger roles in their organizations. The CSPO online training in Chicago features a curriculum that has been designed by industry experts and it focuses on experiential learning. This helps participants understand clearly how their newly acquired skills will be used in the workplace ? the transition from the training room to the production floor is an uninterrupted one. The downloadable course material is also a source of precious tips and information when you need some guidance in the future.


Do not let this chance go away. Add a crucial credential and stay competitive. Enrol for the CSPO classes in Chicago.

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