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Professional Scrum Product Owner

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  • 22 & 23 March 2021
  • 26 & 27 April 2021

WHAT is this training all about?

Professional Scrum Product Owner is the cutting-edge course for organizing product ownership in the most effective way. It explores the worldwide challenge that many Scrum implementations run into, i.e. how business people and product managers should engage in Scrum and in collaborating with Scrum Development Teams.

Professional Scrum Product Owner is a 2-day course that covers the role and accountability of a Product Owner on a Scrum Team and being an Agile product manager within the organization. The class builds on the core expectation for Product Owners to maximize the value of the work done for a product, thereby serving customers, users and the organization. selects only the most qualified instructors to deliver this course and maintains the defined curriculum and materials to assure consistency and quality for students worldwide.

Example topics covered during the training
  • Agile Product Management
  • The Product Owner in the Scrum framework
  • Managing Product Backlog
  • Managing releases
  • Value driven development

Students are challenged to think in terms of Scrum and the Scrum principles to better understand what to do when they return to their workplaces.

  • Students will have a clear understanding of the mechanics of Scrum and their coherence from the empirical foundation of Scrum.
  • Know how the Product Owner fits into Scrum
  • Successfully work with Scrum Teams and stakeholders
  • Effectively increase business agility
This course is for …

The Professional Scrum Product Owner course may be interesting to all involved in product development upon the Scrum framework, but has been specifically conceived for those responsible over products from a business and product management perspective and taking up the highly accountable role of Scrum Product Owner.

Students should review the PSPO Subject Areas before the class.

Assessment and Certification

All participants completing the Professional Scrum Product Owner course receive a password to take the PSPO I assessment.

Practical details

2-day training


  • 1195 euro
  • Prices excl. VAT, you can pay with ‘KMO Portefeuille’ if you meet the requirements.

Price includes:

  • Two attempts on the Professional Scrum Product Owner level I assessment (“PSPO I”). The total value is 2 x 200$.
  • All the official materials
  • A signed copy  of “Scrum – A Pocket Guide,” the acclaimed book by the trainer, Gunther Verheyen.

Language: English

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Gunther Verheyen

Gunther Verheyen

Meet the trainer

Gunther Verheyen is a longtime Scrum practitioner (2003). After a standing career as a consultant, he became partner to Ken Schwaber, co-creator of Scrum, as Director of the Professional Scrum series at (2013-2016). Gunther nowadays engages with people and organizations as an independent Scrum Caretaker.

Gunther ventured into IT and software development after graduating in 1992. His Agile journey started with eXtreme Programming and Scrum in 2003. Years of dedication followed, years of employing Scrum in diverse circumstances. As from 2010 Gunther became the inspiring force behind some large-scale enterprise transformations. In 2011 he became a Professional Scrum Trainer.

Gunther left consulting in 2013 to found Ullizee-Inc and partner exclusively with Ken Schwaber, Scrum co-creator. He represented Ken and his organization in Europe, shepherded the ‘Professional Scrum’ series and guided’s global network of Professional Scrum Trainers. Gunther is co-creator of Agility Path, EBMgt(tm) (Evidence-Based Management) and the Nexus framework for Scaled Professional Scrum.

Since 2016 Gunther continues his journey as an independent Scrum Caretaker; a connector, writer, speaker, humanizer. His services build on 16+ years of experience, ideas, beliefs and observations of Scrum.

Gunther created the acclaimed book “Scrum – A Pocket Guide” in 2013. A 2nd edition was published in 2019. Ken Schwaber recommends his book as ‘the   best description of Scrum currently available’. Several translations of this work are available. In 2020 Gunther published the book “97 Things every Scrum practitioner should know”, holding essays from field experts across the world.

When not travelling for Scrum, Gunther lives and works in Antwerp (Belgium).


Prices excl. VAT
You can pay with ‘KMO Portefeuille’ if you meet the requirements.



Online training

Join the Professional Scrum Product Owner training (PSPO I – Certified)

Cancellation policy

We reserve the right to postpone or cancel this training if there are insufficient registrations. In this case, you will be offered an alternative date or a full refund. We will not be responsible for any other costs incurred.

If you should have to cancel your registration, notification in writing should be sent to Please make sure you state the name of the training in the subject line of your email.

  • A refund of 85% will be given for cancellations received 60 days before the start of the event
  • A refund of 50% will be given for cancellations received between 59 days before 31 days to the start of the event
  • A refund of 25% will be given for cancellations received between 30 days before 14 days to the start of the event
  • No refund will be issued for cancellations received within 14 days of the event.

You can transfer your booking free of charge to a colleague. Please let us now in advance.