SAFe Product Owner/Product Manager

SAFe® Product Owner / Product Manager

SAFe® Product Owner / Product Manager 5.0 (POPM) Certification Course

With SAFe® 5 Product Owner/Product Manager Certification Based on version 5.0 of SAFe®

SAFe Product Owner, SAFe Product Manager, SAFe POPM, Scaled Agile, SAFe 5Develop the skillsets needed to guide the delivery of value in a Lean enterprise—and learn about the activities, tools, and mechanics used to manage backlogs and programs—by becoming a SAFe® 5 Product Owner/Product Manager (POPM). During this two-day course, attendees will gain an in-depth understanding of the Agile Release Train (ART), how it delivers value, and what they can do to effectively perform their role.

They will also learn how to apply Lean thinking to write Epics, break them down into Features and Stories, plan and execute Iterations, and plan Program Increments. Finally, attendees learn about the Continuous Delivery Pipeline and DevOps culture, how to effectively integrate as Product Owners and Product Managers, and what it takes to relentlessly improve the ART.

Learning Goals

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


  • Apply SAFe® in the Lean enterprise
  • Connect SAFe® Lean-Agile principles and values to the PO/PM roles
  • Collaborate with Lean Portfolio Management
  • Explore continuous value with Program Increment Planning
  • Execute the Program Increment and deliver continuous value
  • Articulate the Product Owner and Product Manager roles
  • Create a role action plan
Private Training
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  • Applying SAFe® in the Lean enterprise
  • Relating a Lean-Agile Mindset to the Product Owner and Product Manager roles
  • Collaborating with Lean Portfolio Management
  • Continuously explore customer needs
  • Executing the Program Increment
  • Defining the Product Owner/Product Manager roles and responsibilities
  • Creating a Product Owner/Product Manager action plan

The class registration includes:

  • Attendee workbook
  • Preparation and eligibility to take the SAFe® 5 Product Owner/Product Manager (POPM)exam
  • One-year membership to the SAFe® Community Platform
  • Course certificate of completion

 

Attendees must attend both days of the course in order to qualify for the exam.

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

All are welcome to attend the course, regardless of experience. However, the following prerequisites are highly recommended for those who intend to take the SAFe® 5 Product Owner/Product Manager (POPM)certification exam:

  • Attend a Leading SAFe® course
  • Experience working in a SAFe® environment
  • Experience with Lean, Agile, or other relevant certifications

Attendees who pass the certification exam will receive:

  • SAFe® Product Owner/Product Manager certificate
  • A SAFe® 5 Product Owner/Product Manager digital badge to promote your accomplishment online
  • A one-year certified membership as a SAFe® Product Owner/Product Manager, which includes access to the POPM Community of Practice
  • A SAFe® Product Owner/Product Manager certification usage guide with POPM certification marks
  • Access to a variety of learning resources to support certified professionals during their SAFe® journey

Certificates expire one year from the date the certification is earned.

  • Renewal fee is $100
  • Exam name: SAFe® 5 Product Owner/Product Manager Exam -or- SAFe® 5 Product Owner/Product Manager Exam
  • Exam format: Multiple choice , multiple response
  • Exam delivery: Web-based (single-browser), closed book, no outside assistance, timed
  • Exam access: Candidates can access the exam within the SAFe® Community Platform upon completion of the SAFe 4 Product Owner/Product Manager course
  • Exam duration: Once the exam begins, candidates have 90 minutes (1.5 hours) to complete the exam
  • Number of questions: 45
  • Passing score: POPM4 = 35 out of 45 (77%); POPM5 = 33 out of 45 (73%)
  • Language: English
  • Exam cost: First exam attempt is included as part of the course registration fee if the exam is taken within 30 days of course completion. Each retake attempt costs $50.
  • Retake policy: Second attempt on exam (first retake) can be done immediately after first attempt. Third attempt requires a 10-day wait. Fourth attempt requires a 30-day wait.

Attendees may be eligible to apply for 15 PDUs toward their continuing education requirements with the Project Management Institute (PMI) for PMP, PgMP, and PMIACP certifications.

Attendees may be eligible to apply for SEUs under category C, toward earning or renewing their CSP through Scrum Alliance.

Activity Number SAFePO/PM Duration 2 days
PMI Certification Technical Leadership Strategic Total
PMP® 10.5 3 1.5 15
PgMP® 10.5 3 1.5 15
PMI_RMP® 0 3 1.5 4.5
PMI_SP® 0 3 1.5 4.5
PMI_ACP® 10.5 3 1.5 15
PfMP® 0 3 1.5 4.5
PMI_PBAsm 0 3 1.5 4.5

In order to provide the most experienced instructors and a superior classroom environment, we must ask you to adhere to our cancellation policy. If it is necessary to cancel or reschedule this registration, please notify us immediately. Our cancellation policy is as follows:

  • 15 or more days prior to class, 100% refund of tuition.
  • 8-15 days prior to class, no refund, but may reschedule another class within one year of the cancellation date.
  • 7 days or less from the course start date, neither refund of tuition nor any rescheduling allowed. No changes are allowed to make.
  • In the event any cancellation occurred due to low enrollment or unforeseen natural events, we will issue a 100% refund.
  • What tools do we utilize during the remote sessions?
    We utilize a combination of Zoom and Miro Board. 
  • Does the enrollment fee include the exam fee?
    The enrollment fee includes the first exam attempt.
  • When can I take the exam?
    You can take the exam within 30 days from the course completion date.
  • When will we restart our On-site sessions?
    Currently, because of the COVID-19 situation all our classes are held online. We will start on-site sessions on August 2nd.
  • Which SAFe Certification Course is right for me?
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  • Do we offer a group discount?
    Yes! We offer a group discount. The Group price will appear after you attempt to enroll.
  • How can I schedule a private event?
    Yes! Please visit this link
  • Can I claim PDUs and SEUs ?
    Yes! The PDUs vary depend on the class you take. Please ask us about the PDU claim code.
  • Can I finance my ticket?
    Yes you can!  Please select PayPal when you checkout then select Paypal Credit!
  • Are our instructors outsourced from different countries?
    No! All of our instructors are in North America.
  • What type of credit card do we accept?
    We accept all kinds of credit cards and you have the option to checkout via Paypal.
  • When do we close the enrollment ?
    1 hour before the starting time of the class.
  • Do I have to be in the same city to take a remote class?
    No! Anyone is welcome to enroll in our live remote training sessions.
  • Why is the timezone in CST?
    Because we are based in Dallas, Texas. Click here to convert to your local time.
  • Can I retake the class if I joined in a remote session?
    Attendees that have enrolled in our remote training sessions are welcome to retake the class on-site. However, the class will run in limited cities.
  • Where can I take the exam?
    You can take the exam online, from anywhere you have an internet access.

    Amogh Joshi

    Amogh Joshi is a senior agile consultant executing enterprise agile and digital transformation programs for clients in retail, airlines, insurance and banking sectors.
    Amogh has lead three Agile Transformations for large organizations in the last two years. He has experience in formulating and executing a scaled agile transformation strategy.

    He is a practitioner of SAFe, PI Planning, Lean, Kanban, Scrum and XP (Extreme Programming). Most of his experience is in coaching and mentoring executives, agile coaches, scrum master and agile teams.

    He is a SAFe program consultant, certified Scrum@Scale trainer, trained and mentored by Dr. Jeff Sutherland the co-creator of Scrum and creator of S@S.
    His understanding of scaling frameworks like SAFe, S@S, Nexus, LeSS, DA and Spotify help the participants to have a comparison between them and inspect the most suitable framework for their organizations need.
    https://www.linkedin.com/in/amogh-joshi/

    Area of Expertise
    SAFe Training and Consulting
    Aligning work with strategy,
    Influencing without authority
    Building effective teams
    Design thinking for results
    Managing critical relationships
    Delivering business value
    Driving and influencing change

    AGILE TRAINING & CERTIFICATIONS
    Amogh has delivered more than 100 plus Agile and Kanban trainings for various top organizations in the year 2019-20 with an average feedback score as excellent. Below are the agile certifications he earned.
    SAFe Program Consultant (SPC 5.0),Nominated for SPCT and an approved SPCT Co-Trainer
    Scrum@Scale Certified Practitioner and Certified Scrum@Scale Trainer
    Project Management Institute (PMI ACP)
    PSM1, PSM2 and selected candidate for Professional Scrum Trainer
    Certified Scrum Master (CSM) and Certified Scrum Professional (CSP)
    Up your Service Champion and Oracle Certified Professional

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