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Learners will be expected to have a grasp of fundamental Agile concepts. Some knowledge or experience of product ownership would be beneficial but is not essential.
At the end of this course, the learner will be able to:
- discuss and distinguish the key characteristics of value-based product ownership and explain why this skillset is critical for success in an Agile environment.
- demonstrate ways in which Agile product ownership facilitates effective collaboration and communication within and across teams.
- create a delivery roadmap that illustrates planned value and identifies measurable outcomes.
- categorise stakeholders and represent their conflicting needs using tools such as personas, storyboarding, story maps, etc.
- demonstrate a variety of techniques for exploring potential solutions and communication solution elements using models and examples.
- identify artefacts which will 'live long' and ways to record and maintain them so they will be valuable in the future.
- Digital stage – up to 15 hours completed over a minimum of 3 weeks
- Live event – 2 days
- Apply stage – up to 3 hours of effective work over 3 months
- What is product ownership?
- Skills of a good product owner
- Stakeholders and product owners
- Organisational context
- The product roadmap
- Building your team
- The product backlog
- Products vs. Projects
- What is product ownership?
- Levels of product ownership
- Understanding your stakeholders
- Organisational context
- Using the business model canvas
- Building an Agile team
- User stories
- Cost of delay
- Version control
- Workplace Application Plan aligned to business objectives and context and confirmed by line managers
- Plan, set, and action your set of personal objectives, based on four key product owner skills. The four skills are:
- Skill 1: Delivering increased value to customers
- Skill 2: Taking a more focused and more empowered approach to product ownership
- Skill 3: Increasing team motivation and organisational confidence in progression
- Skill 4: Improving resource justification based on value measurement
- Evidence the application of Agile product ownership in the workplace, demonstrating the use of key tools, such as user stories, product backlog management, prioritisation, and more
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