Professional Scrum Product Owner (PSPO) Course

Professional Scrum Product Owner™ Course Overview

These days, Agile Product Ownership requires much more than just being able to write a User Story or manage a Product Backlog…

In our 2-day Professional Scrum Product Owner™ (PSPO) training course, trainees are taught how to maximise the delivery of value through software products and systems.

Professional Product Owners need a strong understanding of everything that drives value from their products and the PSPO course helps you to develop your agile approach right through from the earliest Stakeholder interactions to Release Planning and delivery.

Over the 2 days of the PSPO course, students will develop and solidify their knowledge of the role of the Product Owner in Scrum through instruction and team-based exercises. The breadth of the Product Owner role’s responsibilities in delivering a successful product will become more clear from an Agile perspective. Furthermore, during the PSPO course, metrics are identified to track the creation of value and the successful delivery of the product to the marketplace.

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The Professional Scrum Product Owner training course leaves trainees more knowledgeable and confident in areas of Scrum Product Ownership such as:

  1. Value-driven development;
  2. Product management;
  3. Managing requirements;;
  4. Lean planning;
  5. Managing products.


Trainees on the Professional Scrum Master course are challenged to think in terms of Scrum and the Scrum principles to better understand what to do when they return to their workplaces.

  • Trainees will have a clear understanding of the mechanics of Scrum and how the role of the Product Owner fits in;
  • Trainees can act as a Product Owner for Scrum Teams and stakeholders;
  • Trainees can effectively increase the business agility of their organization.

Professional Scrum Product Owner Certification

All participants completing the Professional Scrum Product Owner course will receive a password to attempt the Professional Scrum Product Owner I (PSPO I) certification assessment. PSPO class participants who attempt the PSPO I assessment within 14 days of receiving their free password and do not score at least 85% will be granted a 2nd attempt at no additional cost. Students of official PSPO classes are also entitled to a 40% discount on the PSPO II assessment once passing PSM I. 

PSPO 1 Certificate

Attendees who attend the Professional Scrum Product Owner (PSPO) course, and go on to pass the PSPO I certification assessment will receive:

Professional Scrum Product Owner I (PSPO I) certificate;

Inclusion in the list of Professional Scrum Certificate Holders

The industry-recognised PSPO certifications require a challenging minimum passing score which ensures the certifications have true value in the marketplace.  If you pass the PSPO certifications your name will be posted publicly for colleagues, managers, and potential employers to see.

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Professional Scrum Product Owner Course Audience

The Professional Scrum Product Owner training course is aimed at anyone responsible for maximising the value of software development projects and services, including:

  • Product Managers and Scrum Product Owners responsible for the delivery of a product, from conception to customer usage;
  • IT and Software Development Managers overseeing business applications/internal company systems;
  • Architects and Strategy Managers looking after the overarching direction of a product or product family;
  • Scrum Masters, who can also benefit from the PSPO course, as their role often includes coaching Product Owners.

Professional Scrum Product Owner Course Pre-requisites

In order to get the most value from the PSPO training course, we recommend that prior to attendance, delegates:

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Professional Scrum Product Owner FAQs

What is PSPO certification?

PSPO stands for Professional Scrum Product Owner, a  certification offered by that validates your knowledge and understanding of Scrum, the Scrum Framework and the Product Owner role. People that have PSPO certification (and therefore passed the PSPO certification exam) demonstrate a good understanding of the Scrum framework, and how to apply it to maximize the value delivered with a product.

How do I get PSPO certified?

In order to get PSPO certificated you need to undertake the 60 minute PSPO exam which comprises of 80 multiple choice, mutiple answer or true/false questions. You need to answer a minimum of 85% of the questions correctly in order to pass the PSPO assessment.

What is the target audience for the PSPO course?

 The target audience of the Professional Scrum Product Owner course is people responsible for delivering value. In particular Product Managers and/or Product Owners are particularly suited to this course.

Scrum Masters can also benefit from the PSPO course as their role often includes support and coaching Product Owners.

Do I need to renew my PSPO certification?

No, the Professional Scrum Product Owner certification does not require a renewal once you have passed the assessment and obtained it.

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