SAFe Product Manager / Product Owner (PMPO)

SAFe® Product Manager/Product Owner with PMPO Certification
Delivering customer value through effective execution and coordination of program increments in the enterprise
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.
 
Audience
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
 
 
Learning Goals
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
Topics Covered
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
Prerequisites
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
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:
 
Attendee workbooks
Access to the SAFe® 4 Product Manager/Product Owner Exam – requires course attendance
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
Exam Details
Exam Name: SAFe® 4 Product Manager/Product Owner Exam
Exam Format: Multiple Choice, True/False
Exam Delivery: Web-based; Open book;
Exam Access: First attempt free within 30 days from course completion date
Exam Duration: Candidates have 30 days from course completion date to answer all questions and submit their exam.
Number of Questions: 59
Passing Score: 35 (60%)
Sample Test Questions
Annual Renewal
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 15 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