Agile Product Management Certification – Certified Product Owner

Certified Product Owner (CPO™)

Industry Leading Certification for Product Owners based on Agile Product Management Body of Knowledge

Why Become Agile Practitioner ?


Percentage of global companies have adopted Agile as the defacto model of execution as part of their digital transformation.

AGILE IS NOW MAINSTREAM & high in demand

Agile is now adopted by dozens of industries beyond just IT. Its important to not just understand the process and tools but its application and impact to business outcomes. One who can apply the context of agile to product business is highest in demand!


Key competencies for CPO™

Modern Organizations look for senior Agile practitioners who have mastered the art and science of Agile Product Management with cross functional skills in the domains of business, development and data.

User Story Mapping

Release & Roadmap Mapping

Agile metrics & tools

Devops metrics & beyond

Kanban tools & metrics

Agile at Scale

Backlog Grooming & Prioritization

Scrum Ceremonies

Stake Holder management

Certification Process

Process of certification is independent and decoupled from learning/training. Existing Agile practitioners can directly apply for certification.

Certify to a Higher Standard

Benefits of Certification

Skill Council Board

Assuring the Highest Standards

Skill Council is an elite group of global experts and practitioners who help update the Body of Knowledge of the latest industry best practices and manage the evaluation process of skills beyond just knowledge.

Companies Represented Certified professionals who work in Companies


Prerequisites for CPO Certification
  • Proof of 18 Hours of Learning Credits are mandatory before you register for the test. Each learning credit is equivalent of 1 hour of learning unit from a credible learning provider.
  • Learning Credit is waived if you have already completed certifications like PMI-ACP, CSPO or CSM 
  • Minimum 2 years of relevant work experience in Agile/Scrum
But I already have a certification in Agile, is this relevant?

Yes. Most certifications test for knowledge, CPO Certification checks for application and skill levels through a two phase assessment – online test and live mentor led problem solving challenge.

CPO certifies to a higher level of certification and is independent of the training provider 

What happens if I fail the CPO assessment?

Your get 1 free retake of assessment  and subsequent retakes for $25

How many years CPO certification is valid?

CPO Certification valid for lifetime

How does CPO compare with other certifications?
Direct Exam
No Direct Exam
Direct Exam
Life Time Validity
2yrs Validity (125$ for Renewal)
3 years validity
Flexible Learning, F2F, Live Online and E-learning Available
Mandatory two days Session
Mandatory 21 hours of session
Real-time Industrial Cases
Old Case Studies followed
No case study exam
1:1 Mentoring
No Mentoring
No 1:1 Mentoring
Scrum, Agile, DevOps, Kanban, and Scaled
Only Scrum
Scrum, Lean, Kanban, and XP