SAFe – SAFe Product Owner / Manager

Develop the skillsets needed to guide the delivery of value in a Lean enterprise by becoming a SAFe® 5 Product Owner/Product Manager (POPM). During this course, attendees gain an in-depth understanding of how to effectively perform their role in the Agile Release Train (ART) as it delivers value through Program Increments.

Attendees explore how to apply Lean thinking to decompose Epics into Features and Stories, refine Features and Stories, manage Program and Team backlogs, and to plan and execute Iterations and Program Increments. Attendees also discover how the Continuous Delivery Pipeline and DevOps culture contribute to the relentless improvement of the ART.


Learning Goals

  • Articulate the Product Owner and Product Manager role
  • Connect SAFe Lean-Agile principles and values to the PO/PM roles
  • Decompose Epics into Features and decompose Features into Stories
  • Refine Features into Stories
  • Manage Program and Team backlogs
  • Collaborate with Agile teams in estimating and forecasting work

Intended Participants

  • Product Owners of teams adopting SAFe
  • Individuals desiring to become SAFe Product Owner / Product Manager
  • Business Agility Leaders & Coaches

Course Formats & Duration

  • 3 days virtual (recommended)
  • 9 am to 4 pm / Max. 20 students
  • 2-days on-site (client provides location)
  • 8 am to 5 pm / Max. 24 students
  • No customizations allowed by SAFe

Prerequisites

  • 5+ years’ experience in software development, testing, business analysis, product, or project management
  • Some experience with Agile / Scrum
  • No previous knowledge of SAFe® is required

Exam Details

  • Online exam provided by SAFe completed by student within 30 days of course end date
  • Multiple choice 45 questions in 90 mins
  • 75% pass rate (33 of 45 questions)
  • Each exam retake attempt $50 US

More information at Scaled Agile Framework Website

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