BTII Institute Project Management 


SAFe® Product Owner Orientation Course Description

Associated Certification: SAFe®

Course Description: This 1 day onsite course is intended for people new to the role of the Product Owner in conjunction with an Agile Release Train Quickstart.  This course is most typically delivered on the final day of an Agile Release Train launch. The class has a full day of material, often abbreviated to 6 hours at the end of the week. In the case of a ½ day time box, the instructor teaches the learning objectives that are most relevant to that particular context.

Course Length: 7 hours (1.0 days)

Target Student: The following individuals may be interested in this course:

  • Adapt to your new role as Product Owner in the context of SAFe
  • New Product Owners in an Agile Release Train
  • Note: Scrum Masters, Product Managers and other stakeholders often attend
  • Class size can be 5 to12 attendees on a new Agile Release Train

Prerequisites: Familiarity with project management and Agile concepts.
Performance-Based Objectives: Upon successful completion of this course, students will be able to:

    • Apply the basic concepts of a Product Owner in an Enterprise
    • Serve in a Product Owner role and participate in important ART and team ceremonies
    • Prioritize a Program or Team Backlog Apply Capacity allocation to manage solution integrity
    • Participate in Story writing, acceptance criteria and backlog refinement
    • Visualize and manage flow Create a Stakeholder Management Plan