Professional Scrum Product Owner™ (PSPO)

Learn how to be a professional Product Owner and maximize the value of your product.


In this two-day Professional Scrum Product Owner (PSPO) course from you will learn, discover and practice what it takes to be a great Product Owner. Throughout this Product Owner training, you will learn to maximize the value of your product resulting from the work of your Scrum Team.

What you will learn

By the end of this training you will be able to:

  • Accomplish all accountabilities of a professional Product Owner
  • Make an impact in developing and communicating meaningful goals
  • Create value and manage risk through effective Product Backlog management
  • Truly collaborate as part of the Scrum Team
  • Engage successfully with stakeholders and customers
  • Constantly validate your progress towards your vision, Product Goal and Sprint Goal

Why you should come

This course is for you if:

  • You are responsible for the success of a product or service
  • You would like to become a Product Owner and understand the accountabilities
  • You are a Product Owner who would like to create products that your customers love
  • You are a Scrum Master/Agile Coach and would like to coach Product Owners effectively
  • You are a stakeholder of a Scrum Team and you would like to understand what you can expect from Product Owners and how you can best support them

Course Topics

  • Agile Product Management
  • Value-Driven Development
  • Scrum Theory & Empiricism
  • The Scrum Framework
  • Product Backlog Management
  • Releases

This course includes

  • Two days of training (based on the Scrum Guide 2020)
  • Delivered by 2 experienced professional trainers
  • PSPO reference guide (English)
  • Two attempts at the PSPO I exam
  • One-hour online coaching at the end of each training day
  • 14 PMI PDUs

Why us?

  • Approved by

    Your trainers were assessed and are approved by, the home of Scrum.
  • 2 Professional Trainers

    Your trainers Boris Steiner & Glenn Lamming have been practicing Scrum since 2014 and teaching this course since 2016.
  • Happy Participants

    Participants rate our PSPO training with an average Trustpilot rating of 4.9 out of 5.
  • No Lecturing!

    We create an engaging and fun learning experience through exercises, discussions and reflections.
  • Online Coaching

    We help you get started. Take advantage of 2x1 hours of online coaching after this course at no additional cost.
  • We practice what we preach

    We know life as a Product Owner is challenging and every context is unique. We will build up your energy and provide you with lots of ideas for your ongoing improvement!

What participants say

Hervorragendes PSPO I Training! ★★★★★

Hervorragendes PSPO I Training!

Es war ein sehr interaktives und hilfreiches Training über die Theorie und Praxis eines Product Owners. Boris und Glenn sind zwei super kompetente und motivierte Trainer. Danke für die wertvollen 2 Tage! Auf jeden Fall zu empfehlen!

Dila Yorulmaz, ★★★★★ Trustpilot review

Fantastic & intense class - highly recommend ★★★★★

Fantastic & intense class - highly recommend

Fantastic & intense class. While I learned a lot about the product owner role and ownership as such, I was most impressed by the superb digital training setup and organization. Glenn and Boris are a perfect team and excellent facilitators. Entertaining and super experienced and knowledgeable. Would recommend them any time!

Melina Pflüger, ★★★★★ Trustpilot review

Public courses

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More information

How you can prepare for this PSPO course

We recommend that you read our short story about Scrum and the official Scrum Guide.

PSPO I exam and PSPO I certificate

After completing this PSPO course, you will receive a password to attempt the PSPO I exam. The exam is a 60-minute online test (English) with 80 questions (multiple choice, multiple answer, true/false). The passing grade is 85%. After passing the exam, you will receive the industry-recognized Professional Scrum Product Owner I (PSPO I) certificate from Your PSPO I certificate does not expire and has no renewal fee. If you take the exam within 14 days after this course and do not pass, you can retake the exam for free. After you have attended this course and passed the PSPO I exam, you are eligible for a 40% discount for the PSPO II exam.

Professional Development Units (PDU)

If you hold an active certification by the Project Management Institute (PMI), you can claim 14 professional development units (PDUs) after attending this PSPO course.

Training Method

We use "Training from the back of the room" (TBR) to create a rich learning experience for you. With clear and concise concepts, joyful exercises, surprising changes of perspective and lots of exchange with your trainer and fellow participants. This way you will learn about Scrum and the role of the Scrum Product Owner in a memorable and professional way.

PSPO as an online course (live)

If we run this PSPO course in a virtual setting (live virtual class), we will create an immersive virtual learning experience by using HD video conferencing, online break-out rooms, collaborative digital whiteboards and special facilitation techniques. For more information, please have a look at our list of frequently asked questions about virtual training.

Special needs

Please reach out to us if you have special needs or require support to participate in this PSPO course. We aim to make this PSPO course accessible and enjoyable for everyone.

Questions about this PSPO course?

Please don't hesitate to contact us if you have a question about this PSPO course or would like to talk with us personally.