Certified Scrum Product Owner®(CSPO) Certification in Singapore

Be an efficient Product Owner to raise product value & manage product backlog effectively!

  • Get up to 90%* IBF subsidy on course fee and utilize your SkillsFuture Credit!
  • IBF subsidy available to Sg Citizens, Permanent Residents employed in Fintech only (T&C apply)
  • Enjoy up to S$250* unfunded course fee support under UTAP
  • Excel in addressing challenges through Scrum as an effective Product Owner
  • Advance your knowledge with an experiential learning format
  • Global Registered Education Ally (REA) of Scrum Alliance

Why should you go for a CSPO certification?

Every high-functioning Agile team has a well-trained Product Owner making critical product decisions. A Certified Scrum Product Owner® (CSPO®) is one such certification that helps holders become successful product owners by training them on aspects of on-time delivery of high-value releases and maximizing the ROI. The globally recognized CSPO certification, therefore, is a career-defining credential for anybody willing to take up the challenging role of a Product Owner on a Scrum team in an organization.   

Increasing Demand for CSPO® Certified Professionals  

The industry today is ripe with endless opportunities for Product Owners. With 90% of modern teams using Scrum, the demand for Certified Scrum Product Owners has seen a steep rise. Their presence on an Agile team is guaranteed to ensure early ROI while maximizing business value. 

 Scrum Alliance underlines the importance of Product Owners as follows:

  • 38% of the Product Owners act as an intermediary and are responsible for maintaining relationships with the Stakeholders.
  • 24% of the Product Owners set project business priorities and work directly with the customers.
  • 15% of the Product Owner work directly with the Scrum team.


The Scrum Product Owner Certification from the globally renowned Scrum Alliance endorses and validates your Scrum expertise while enabling you to take on the Product Owner role and responsibilities with dexterity, as you lead successful projects and ensure high-velocity releases of marketable products.

An individual wishing to be an effective Scrum professional can gain from a CSPO certification in the following ways:

  1. Widen the scope of your career with the knowledge of popular Agile practices.
  2. Stack the top in-demand Scrum skills and demonstrate your Scrum knowledge.
  3. Actively engage with the community of Agile practitioners dedicated to continuous Scrum practice and improvement.
  4. Create a better product by leading and implementing Scrum in the team.

CSPO certification has been gaining increased popularity since the past few years. The reason is, almost every organization is hiring Product Owners to keep ahead of their peers in today’s competitive marketplace. The Certified Scrum Product Owner can benefit the organization in the following ways:

  1. Defines the product vision and directs the team members to yield high value at the end.
  2. Helps the team members in delivering a high-value product.  
  3. Helps to carry out smooth communication between the Stakeholders and team members.
  4. Spreads the adoption of Scrum and helps others acquire an agile mind-set.

UP TO 90% IBF SUBSIDY, SKILLSFUTURE CREDIT AND UTAP SUPPORT

Talk to a Course Counsellor

The CSPO Certification Course is approved under the Institute of Banking and Finance (IBF) Singapore Standards and is qualified for subsidies under the IBF Standards Training Scheme (IBF-STS).

For CSPO courses commencing 3rd October 2022 onwards, IBF subsidy is available to locals (Singapore Citizens or Singapore Permanent Residents) employed in the financial sector (i.e. by financial institutions or SFA certified Fintech firms) only. 

CSPO Course Fee Breakup: ENROLL FROM $161.50!*

Individuals Corporates
  • Course Fee (Before GST)
  • IBF Subsidy
  • GST (Full Course Fee, 7%)
  • Unfunded Course Fee
  • Unfunded Course Fee + GST
  • UTAP Support1,2

    (50% of Unfunded Course Fee with GST)

Balance Payable after UTAP Support3,4

  • Singapore Citizens

    (39 years and below)

    Permanent Residents

    IBF Subsidy: 70%

  • $1,900.00
  • $1,330.00
  • $133.00
  • $570.00
  • $703.00
  • $250.00
$453.00
  • Singapore Citizens

    (40 years and above)

    IBF Subsidy: 90%

  • $1,900.00
  • $1,710.00
  • $133.00
  • $190.00
  • $323.00
  • $161.50
$161.50
  • Singapore Citizens

    (39 years and below)

    Permanent Residents

    IBF Subsidy: 70%

  • $1,900.00
  • $1,330.00
  • $133.00
  • $570.00
  • $703.00
  • Not Applicable
  • $703.00

  • Singapore Citizens

    (40 years and above)

    IBF Subsidy: 90%

  • $1,900.00
  • $1,710.00
  • $133.00
  • $190.00
  • $323.00
  • Not Applicable
$323.00

* Note:
  1. UTAP funding for NTUC Union Members is capped at $250 for 39 years and below and at $500 for 40 years and above
  2. UTAP support amount to be paid to training provider first and claimed after end of class by learner
  3. All Singaporeans aged 25 and above can use their SkillsFuture Credit to pay. For more details, visit www.skillsfuture.gov.sg/credit.
  4. Unfunded course fee can be claimed via SkillsFuture Credit or paid in cash.
  5. Please refer to the link for the latest update on IBF Enhanced Funding Support guidelines for training programmes: https://www.ibf.org.sg/programmes/Pages/IBF-STS.aspx

CSPO Course Fee Breakup: ENROLL FROM $161.50! *

Individuals

  • Singapore Citizens

    (39 years and below)

    Permanent Residents

    IBF Subsidy: 70%

  • Course Fee (Before GST)

    $1,900.00
  • IBF Subsidy

    $1,330.00
  • GST (Full Course Fee, 7%)

    $133.00
  • Unfunded Course Fee

    $570.00
  • Unfunded Course Fee + GST

    $703.00
  • UTAP Support1,2

    (50% of Unfunded Course Fee with GST)

    $250.00
  • Balance Payable after UTAP Support3,4

    $453.00
  • Singapore Citizens

    (40 years and above)

    IBF Subsidy: 90%

  • Course Fee (Before GST)

    $1,900.00
  • IBF Subsidy

    $1,710.00
  • GST (Full Course Fee, 7%)

    $133.00
  • Unfunded Course Fee

    $190.00
  • Unfunded Course Fee + GST

    $323.00
  • UTAP Support1,2

    (50% of Unfunded Course Fee with GST)

    $161.50
  • Balance Payable after UTAP Support3,4

    $161.50

Corporates

  • Singapore Citizens

    (39 years and below)

    Permanent Residents

    IBF Subsidy: 70%

  • Course Fee (Before GST)

    $1,900.00
  • IBF Subsidy

    $1,330.00
  • GST (Full Course Fee, 7%)

    $133.00
  • Unfunded Course Fee

    $570.00
  • Unfunded Course Fee + GST

    $703.00
  • UTAP Support1,2

    (50% of Unfunded Course Fee with GST)

    Not applicable
  • Balance Payable after UTAP Support3,4

    $703.00
  • Singapore Citizens

    (40 years and above)

    IBF Subsidy: 90%

  • Course Fee (Before GST)

    $1,900.00
  • IBF Subsidy

    $1,710.00
  • GST (Full Course Fee, 7%)

    $133.00
  • Unfunded Course Fee

    $190.00
  • Unfunded Course Fee + GST

    $323.00
  • UTAP Support1,2

    (50% of Unfunded Course Fee with GST)

    Not applicable
  • Balance Payable after UTAP Support3,4

    $323.00
* Note:
  1. UTAP funding for NTUC Union Members is capped at $250 for 39 years and below and at $500 for 40 years and above
  2. UTAP support amount to be paid to training provider first and claimed after end of class by learner
  3. All Singaporeans aged 25 and above can use their SkillsFuture Credit to pay. For more details, visit www.skillsfuture.gov.sg/credit.
  4. Unfunded course fee can be claimed via SkillsFuture Credit or paid in cash.
  5. Please refer to the link for the latest update on IBF Enhanced Funding Support guidelines for training programmes: https://www.ibf.org.sg/programmes/Pages/IBF-STS.aspx

Note: All Singaporeans aged 25 and above can use their SkillsFuture Credit to pay for a wide range of approved skills-related courses. For more details, visit www.skillsfuture.gov.sg/credit.

Self-Sponsored Individuals
- Funding of training courses under the Critical Core skills and Future-Enables skills categories is only available to Singapore citizens or -Singapore permanent residents employed in the financial sector (i.e. by financial institutions or SFA certified FinTech firms).
- GST funding support is no longer applicable.
- Funding support for the same course will be granted only once per calendar year per participant. 

Company-Sponsored Individuals
- Up to 90% subsidy is available for Singapore Citizens and Permanent Residents of Singapore, physically based in Singapore. Please note:
- The company must be a Financial Institution regulated by MAS or a FinTech firm certified by Singapore FinTech Association (SFA)
- To register, please email your company name and your name to reachus@knowledgehut.com.sg.
- For more information on the IBF subsidies and eligibility, please visit: https://www.ibf.org.sg/programmes/Pages/IBF-STS.aspx

Get Additional Course Fee Support Up to $500 under UTAP and Claim SFC 
- The Union Training Assistance Programme (UTAP) is a training benefit provided to NTUC Union Members with the objective of encouraging them to upgrade with skills training. It is provided to minimize the training cost. If you are a NTUC Union Member then you can get 50% funding (capped at $500 per year) under Union Training Assistance Programme (UTAP)
- For more information visit NTUC U Portal – Union Training Assistance Program (UTAP)
- Singaporeans aged 25 & above can apply for the SkillsFuture Credit to pay course fees. For more information on eligibility - click here.

STEPS TO APPLY FOR THE IBF SUBSIDY, SFC AND UTAP SUPPORT
IBF Singapore aims to maintain and strengthen financial skills in the Banking and Financial Services sector in the country. Individuals and corporates can take advantage of the IBF-STS scheme to get future-ready. NTUC Union Members can also enjoy a further 50% unfunded course fee support up to $500 under UTAP.
Not sure how to get started with applying for the IBF subsidy and UTAP support? Just follow these simple steps:


Step 1: Get enrolled
- Enrol into our IBF-approved CSPO course.

Step 2: Apply for the IBF subsidy
- Once you enrol, your KnowledgeHut Course Counsellor will attend to your interest and help you verify your IBF subsidy eligibility.
- Guiding you through the enrolment process under the IBF subsidy scheme, the Course Counsellor will advise you on your maximum subsidy eligibility.

Step 3: Apply for the SFC claim
- Check out KnowledgeHut’s upcoming schedules and select a workshop on a date convenient to you. An invoice will be issued to you with the fee breakdown.
- Follow this step-by-step process in the MySkillsFuture portal:
a. Login to the MySkillsFuture portal, select the course you’re enrolling into and enter course date and schedule
b. Enter the course fee payable by you (including GST) and enter the amount of credit to claim
c. Upload your invoice and click ‘Submit’
For more details on SkillsFuture Credit and the various approved skills-related courses, visit www.skillsfuture.gov.sg/credit.

Step 4: Apply for the UTAP Support 
- Log in to your U Portal account to submit your UTAP application upon completion of the course. 

Step 5: Enjoy your course
- Get the IBF subsidy, utilize your SFC credits, UTAP support, and skill up! 

Need help with checking your funding eligibility?

Process to Become a Certified Scrum Product Owner

Steps to attain CSPO certification

  • Step 1: Find one good institute which is a Registered Education Ally (REA) of Scrum Alliance.
  • Step 2: To understand fundamental Scrum concepts and terminology go through the Scrum Guide and Agile Manifesto to prepare yourself for training.

  • Step 3: Attend the 2-day CSPO course and get instructed by Certified Scrum Trainers® (CSTs).

  • Step 4: After completing the course, the Certified Scrum Trainer (CST) will update your details to the Scrum Alliance website.

  • Step 5: Scrum Alliance will send a welcome email to log in to your Scrum Alliance account and accept your CSPO license.

  • Step 6: Login through this link to reset your Login credentials and accept your license.

  • Step 7: Download your CSPO certificate by accepting your license.

What You Will Learn

Prerequisites

There are no prerequisites to take the Certified Scrum Product Owner® (CSPO®) training. However, having a good command over the Scrum basics will prove effective in understanding the Product Owner’s role at an enterprise level. If you are a Certified Scrum Master® (CSM®), taking up the CSPO training should be your next career move. 

Who Should Attend

  • Project Managers
  • Developers
  • Product Owners
  • Managers-Software development
  • Architects-Software development
  • Product Managers
  • Software developers
  • Software testers
  • Team leads/Team members interested in learning Scrum

KnowledgeHut Experience

EXPERIENTIAL WORKSHOPS

Learn from the real-world experience of accredited industry experts and take advantage of engaging in-class activities and simulations.

ELITE PANEL OF CSTs

Interact with accredited CSTs who also have years of experience as active Scrum practitioners.

MENTORSHIP BY INDUSTRY EXPERTS

Get real-world tips and time-tested techniques from highly qualified mentors with industry experience.

GATEWAY TO SCRUM COMMUNITIES

Get access to a wider community of active Scrum professionals and enhance your practical knowledge of Scrum.

CONTINUOUS LEARNING AND SUPPORT

Avail continuous support through monthly webinars, e-books, and conferences and keep pace with the latest industry updates.

POST-CLASS CAREER SUPPORT

Six months of post-training mentor guidance to overcome challenges in your Scrum career and accelerate professional growth. 

GLOBAL REA

KnowledgeHut is a Scrum Alliance Registered Education Ally (REA); several thousands of professionals trained across 100+ countries. 

100% SUCCESS GUARANTEED

Our CSPO training program comes with a 100% Success Rate and 100% Satisfaction Guarantee. Over 35,000+ professionals trained globally!


Curriculum

  • Understand the Scrum Flow, the core components of the Scrum framework, and the Scrum vocabulary
  • Understand the principles/legs of empirical process control
  • Understand the work culture Scrum creates
  • Understand the scope of the Product Owner, ScrumMaster and the team role in detail
  • Understand why there is no project manager and no agile product manager
  • Understand the importance of having the product vision as an overarching goal galvanizing the entire Scrum team
  • Understand the desirable qualities of the vision and how it can be shaped
  • Understand the importance of carrying out just enough prep work
  • Understand the relationship between vision and product roadmap
  • Understand the different estimation levels in Scrum
  • Understand that the accuracy of an estimate is more important than the precision of the estimate
  • Understand that estimates of size and duration can be done separately
  • Understand the impact of pressuring team members to provide low estimates
  • Understand the difference between estimating and committing
  • Understand what the product backlog is, and what it is not
  • Understand product backlog grooming
  • Understand the importance and benefits of prioritizing the product backlog
  • Understand the implications of saying everything is mandatory
  • Understand who should have input into prioritization decisions
  • Understand that proper prioritization of a product backlog is based on multiple factors
  • Understand and know how to apply formal approaches to prioritizing (i.e. beyond just ‘gut feel’ or intuition)
  • Understand how much latitude to give a team in adjusting the sequence of work
  • Understand the goals and how-tos of release planning
  • Understand that planning is adaptive, iterative and collaborative
  • Understand why quality is frozen and the concept of technical debt
  • Understand why software should be released early and frequently
  • Understand and measure velocity
  • Understand release burndown charts
  • Understand how a release plan can help predict the future
  • Understand the product owner’s role in Scrum meetings, and how the Product Owner and Team collaborate
  • Understand why sprints are timeboxed and protected
  • Understand the concept of sustainable pace
  • Understand team commitment

Scrum Alliance Career Path


WHY GLOBAL CORPORATES PREFER KNOWLEDGEHUT AS THEIR TRAINING PARTNER

A trusted skills transformation partner to over 4,500 organizations across 100+ countries, KnowledgeHut is the skills solutions provider that organizations and individuals count on to innovate faster and create progress. We'll help you navigate the complexities of business agility to deliver fast and responsively, adapt your organizational structure and culture, and innovate and disrupt markets.

  • 4,500+ Enterprise clients globally
  • 350,000+ professionals skilled
  • Customized training solutions for business-critical skill development
  • Agile coaching and consulting for organizational transformation
  • 500+ Clients
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Individuals Can Enroll In Groups To Avail Huge Discounts

By registering in groups, you can save up to 15% on the course fees. The discount you can avail will depend on your group size.

FAQs

KnowledgeHut Support On Your CSPO Journey

Here is why you should choose KnowledgeHut to help you get CSPO certified:

  • Global Registered Education Provider of Scrum Alliance
  • Provided over 1,20,000+ professionals with unique learning opportunities
  • Delivers training that meets the exact needs of every individual
  • Hires only CSTs approved by Scrum Alliance
  • We focus on your training needs so you can focus on your career and business
  • 24/7 technical support
  • Provides world-class training 
  • Embeds skills needed to land top-paying jobs
  • 100% satisfaction guaranteed 

Our energetic and dedicated trainers are your best choice. As highly skilled professionals with vast experience in delivering courses, our instructors invest their time in understanding the various challenges involved in enterprises and know what is required to succeed in the fast-paced and dynamic world.

 

Our instructors keep themselves up to date on developments and trends in their respective fields. With years of industry experience, they aim at delivering the training in a way that helps you build expertise in your field and get ahead in your career.

The venue will be listed on the KnowledgeHut website under the selected workshop. If it is not, then you can please contact our supporting team.

We provide the hard copy of the courseware for our classroom participants.

KnowledgeHut’s CSPO training program is a live classroom training. This training is ideal for every aspiring individual who wants to build a career in project management.

Yes, but this needs to be done at least 10 days prior to the training start date. 

Note: In some instances, it also depends on the location, trainer, discounts/offers availed.

We do not provide transportation. Yes, refreshments and lunch will be provided by Knowledgehut.

KnowledgeHut is a leading registered education provider (REP) of Scrum Alliance offering good knowledge to corporate organizations and professionals across the globe. It is the fastest growing certification training firm, with footprints in 70+ countries. We frequently conduct CSPO training in all the cities across the globe and here are a few listed for your reference:

Bangalore Hyderabad Mumbai
Delhi Kolkata Gurgaon
Noida Chennai Cochin
Pune New York Chicago
San Francisco Atlanta Washington
Houston Austin Los Angeles
Dallas Boston Seattle
San Jose Singapore Kuala Lumpur

Finance Related

You can join our Live Chat for instant support or send an e-mail to support@knowledgehut.com, and we will answer any queries you may have!

The process of enrolling for CSPO classroom training is simple. The payment can be made through different options by using a debit/credit card which includes MasterCard, Visa Card, American Express or through PayPal. Acknowledgment will be issued automatically via email to the candidates once payment is done.

Any registration cancelled within 48 hours of the initial registration will be refunded in FULL (please note that all cancellations will incur a 5% deduction in the refunded amount due to transactional costs applicable while refunding). Refunds will be processed within 30 days of receipt of written request for refund. Kindly go through our Refund Policy for more details: https://www.knowledgehut.com/refund-policy

IBF

IBF is the Institute of Banking and Finance in Singapore. IBF aims to maintain and strengthen financial skills in the banking and financial services sector in the country. 

IBF-FTS is the Financial Training Scheme (FTS) by IBF providing funding for financial sector-specific training programmes recognized under FTS just like our Scrum Product Owner training course.  

You can find out more about the IBF-FTS funding here

The Training Allowance Grant helps BFSI organizations by managing their workforce costs while encouraging them to invest time in training their employees.  

Singapore-based financial Institutions regulated by MAS (Monetary Authority of Singapore) as well as FinTech firms certified by Singapore FinTech Association are eligible to avail the scheme. To see if your organization. 

IBF funding is only available to locals (Singapore Citizens or Singapore Permanent Residents) employed in the financial sector (i.e. by financial institutions or SFA certified Fintech firms).

UTAP Funding

Union Training Assistance Program (UTAP) is a training benefit provided to NTUC members to minimize training costs. As a result, they are encouraged to enhance their skills and achieve a rewarding career.  

UTAP support is provided to Singapore citizens and permanent resident who are NTUC members.  

UTAP funding for NTUC Union Members is capped at $250 for 39 years and below and capped at $500 for 40 years and above.

You can reach out to our course counsellors or Log in to your U Portal account to submit your UTAP application upon completion of the course. 

The UTAP support amount is paid to the training provider first and can be claimed by the learner only upon course completion.  

SkillsFuture Credit

SkillsFuture Credit is an initiative by Singapore Government to encourage Singaporeans to upgrade their skills. Singaporeans can use this credit to pay for different training courses including our Certified Scrum Product Owner course. 

All Singaporeans aged 25 and above can apply for the SkillsFuture Credit. For more information on eligibility click here

No, The SkillsFuture Credit is only provided to individuals to skill up.  

SkillsFuture is not a cash account and you will not earn any interest from it.  

You can only use the credit to offset course fees for training programs which are approved by SkillsFuture like our Certified Scrum Product Owner training course.  

As SkillsFuture is not a cash account, you cannot withdraw cash from this account and pay course fees directly to your Training Partner.  

Your course fee will be directly paid to your course provider through MySkillsFuture

You can reach out to our course counsellor for assistance or follow the following steps:  

  • Login to MySkillsFuture 
  • Select course and enter course data and schedule 
  • Enter course fee payable including GST and enter the claim amount 
  • Upload invoice and click Submit. 

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It was very well-conducted course and had a good way of presentation which showed the practical side of the course content.

Clement Lim

Systems Engineer
Attended Certified Scrum Product Owner®(CSPO) Certification workshop in May 2019
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The instructor was really engaging and fun and was able to teach without any powerpoint slides. He kept the group engaged for the whole duration.

Daniel Oon

Blockchain Analyst
Attended Certified Scrum Product Owner®(CSPO) Certification workshop in May 2019
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The CSPO course was an interactive and fun experience. Real-world examples used helped solidify my knowledge of this key role in Scrum!

Jason K

Engagement Leader
Attended Certified Scrum Product Owner®(CSPO) Certification workshop in March 2019
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It is a very good course. Amit K was definitely a very good trainer who didn't go by the book yet covered the entire curriculum. I loved the way he took feedback from the trainees and made changes right away! He was passionate about Agile and conveyed it in his coaching style. Keep up the good work!

Andreas Albert

Associate Director
Attended Certified Scrum Product Owner®(CSPO) Certification workshop in March 2019
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The course had a good trainer who made the concepts understandable through apt examples.

Aaron Tan

PO
Attended Certified Scrum Product Owner®(CSPO) Certification workshop in March 2019
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The trainer was confident of what he was teaching and delivered an excellent training.

Dhammith Chandraratne

Professional Engineer
Attended Certified Scrum Product Owner®(CSPO) Certification workshop in February 2019
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It was a great training!

Dhammith Chandraratne

Professional Engineer
Attended Certified Scrum Product Owner®(CSPO) Certification workshop in February 2019
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A very interesting session. The trainer gave a lot of insights into practical cases from his own experience.

Manjula Karunakaran

Senior Consultant
Attended Certified Scrum Product Owner®(CSPO) Certification workshop in August 2018

Have More Questions?

Certified Scrum Product Owner®(CSPO) Certification Course in Singapore

As a product owner your primary responsibility is to be the liaising channel between the stakeholders and the Agile delivery team. You will communicate the needs and vision of the clients to the team and ensure that they understand these needs to build a satisfactory product. You will be the one to provide timely information and ensure quick responses to queries. The Certified Scrum Product Owner certification in Singapore in effect is a reflection of your ability to perform all these and more responsibilities of a Product Owner. Our CSPO training in Singapore covers all objectives of the CSPO certification in Singapore and hence helps you to aim for one of the most widely recognized and in-demand credentials. The CSPO class training in Singapore will teach you such things as Scrum Basics, roles and responsibilities of the product owner, product vision, estimating, product backlog, prioritizing, release management, and sprints. Successful completion of the CSPO course in Singapore provided by our Certified Scrum Trainer makes you eligible for the CSPO Certification from Scrum Alliance. The Certified Scrum Product Owner training in Singapore is a 2-day course and provides you with Scrum Alliance approved courseware, 2 year Membership with Scrum Alliance and Scrum Alliance Certification. The CSPO certification cost in Singapore is included in the course fee and you can be assured that you will significantly increase your earnings on getting CSPO certified.

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