Who is it for?

  • Project managers, software developers, product managers, IT service managers and business managers who already hold the BCS EXIN Agile Scrum Master certificate and would like to transition to become an Agile Product Owner.

Entry requirements

What will I learn?

You will be able to demonstrate the ability to analyse, understand and explain Agile concepts in the following areas: 

  • The Agile way of thinking  
  • Product Owner role
  • Managing the product backlog 
  • Complex projects
  • Adding value

The syllabus includes training objectives, details of modules and learning hours, plus a recommended reading list:

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Please note: The BCS EXIN Practitioner Certificate in Agile Scrum Product Owner (Bridge) has been updated to align with all changes in the 2020 version of The Scrum Guide and the updated version of the Agile Scrum Handbook. Please find updated syllabus below. This syllabus will be available for delivery from the end of November 2021.

Download the new syllabus (PDF)

Useful resources

Visit the BCS Bookshop to find Agile books and resources.

Have a read of these Agile blogs:

How do I get this certificate?

Training and exam (recommended)

Take this course with one of our accredited training providers.

How long will it take?

Classroom courses normally last one day.

Where can I study?

At a BCS accredited training provider near you.

How much does it cost?

Course prices vary depending on your chosen training provider and course format.

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What format is the exam?

  • 45 minute ‘closed book’ exam with 20 multiple choice questions
  • Pass mark is 65% 

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What's next?

This qualification is not regulated by the following United Kingdom Regulators - Ofqual, Qualifications Wales, CCEA Regulation or SQA.