A Certified SAFe® Product Owner/Product Manager is a SAFe professional who works with customers and development organizations to identify and prioritize requirements.

Delivering value through effective Program Increment execution

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 two-day 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.

SAFe® Product Owner / Product Manager

Delivering value through effective Program Increment execution
with Certified SAFe® Product Owner / Product Manager

Key Areas of Competency

  • • Apply Lean-Agile Mindset and SAFe Principles and practices
  • • Identify customer needs
  • • Write Epics, Capabilities, Features, and Stories
  • • Prioritize work to deliver value to the enterprise

Topics Covered

  • • Becoming a Product Owner/Product Manager in the SAFe enterprise
  • • Preparing for PI Planning
  • • Leading PI Planning
  • • Executing Iterations
  • • Executing the PI
  • • Becoming a Certified SAFe Product Owner/Product Manager

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
  • • Represent Customer needs in Program Increment Planning
  • • Execute the Program Increment and deliver continuous value

What Attendees Get

  • • Attendee workbook
  • • Preparation and eligibility to take the SAFe® 5 Product Owner/Product Manager (POPM) exam
  • • One-year membership to the SAFe Community Platform
  • • Course certificate of completion

*Attendees must attend both days of the course in order to qualify for the exam.

Who Will Benefit from this Training?

Product Managers, Product Line Managers, Product Owners, Business Owners, and Business Analysts

Enterprise, System, and Solution Architects

Solution Managers, Portfolio Managers, Program Managers, PMO personnel, and Process Leads

Course & Exam Summary

Course Information

Duration: 2 Day

Level: Foundational

  • Exam format – Multiple choice , multiple response
  • Exam delivery – Web-based (single-browser), closed book, no outside assistance, timed
  • Exam duration – Once the exam begins, candidates have 90 minutes (1.5 hours) to complete the exam
  • Number of questions: 45
  • Passing score – POPM5 = 33 out of 45 (73%)


All are welcome to attend the course, regardless of experience.
However, the following prerequisites are highly recommended:

  • • Attend a Leading SAFe® course
  • • Experience working in a SAFe environment
  • • Experience with Lean, Agile, or other relevant certifications

Exam Requirements

The first step toward becoming a Certified SAFe® Product Owner/Product Manager is to attend the SAFe® Product Owner/Product Manager course. This is a requirement, because attending the course provides access to all the study materials and the exam. Note that attending the course does not guarantee passing the exam.

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