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Product Owner Foundations (POF™)

The Product Owner Foundations (POF™) certification is based on the widely sought after role of Product Owner, popular in the business and IT world. Anyone who wishes to validate their knowledge and understanding of the Scrum Product Owner role can take this certification exam. This certification is based on the content covered during the Product Owner webinar conducted by

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Why get the Product Owner (POF) Certification?

The Product Owner Foundations (POF) certification is a test of your understanding of the Product Owner role popularised by the Scrum framework. Having knowledge of the Product Owner role is useful since there's a growing demand for Product Owner jobs. The POF certification exam tests your knowledge of several Product Owner roles and responsibilities that one must have an awareness of. Exam topics include understanding of the product owner role, how product owners work in a scrum environment, who can be a product owner, product owner tools and techniques and much more. The POF certification is valid for a period of 2 years from the date of earning the certification.


24% growth in Product Owner jobs

Average Product Owner salaries are 90,000+

An Industry recognized designation

Product Owner online course with POF certification

Earn Professional Development Units ( PMI PDUs)

Why are Product Owners needed?

The product owner role is currently one of the most sought after business roles in agile and has been identified as an emerging job in 2020 by LinkedIn with a 24% annual growth globally. Product owner roles are crucial to any organization adopting agile and product owners wear a lot of hats ranging from market research, product feature prioritization to customer relationship management. Decisions made by product owners eventually impact the sales and bottom line of the organization and hence, product owners command high salaries across all industries. With agile practices penetrating both innovative and traditional industries, the role of the product owner is gaining more prominence and thus, a product owner certification will be a great addition to anyone's profile.

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Sample POF certificate

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POF Certification Badge

The Product Owner Foundations (POF™) Certification is valid for a period of 2 years.



The POF Exam Format is as follows:

Exam Type: Multiple Choice
No. of Questions: 20
Pass Marks: 15 out of 20 (75%)
Exam Duration: 30 mins

No, the Product Owner Foundations (POF) is not free. The cost of the POF exam is $4.99 USD. It's also included as part of the 'CareerSprints Premium Site Membership' which costs $49.99 USD only for one year.

In order to access the material for the POF exam, you'll have to either register for the POF exam individually or become a 'CS Premium Site Member'. We'll send you access to the videos and slides which you can use to prepare for the POF Exam.

Yes, we have other certifications in Scrum Foundations (FCAS), DevOps (FCDO), Kanban (FCKB), Business Analysis Fundamentals (BAF) and Scrum Master (SMF).

They're included as part of the 'CareerSprints Site Membership'. Along with these certifications, you'll get access to content created by on Scrum, PMP, Kanban, Scrum, Product Owner, Business Analysis, ITIL, DevOps, Lean and PRINCE2.

Once you register for the POF exam, we will send you the exam code within 24 hours. If you do not receive your exam code within a day, please send us an email to

You can find out more about the CS site membership by clicking this link here:

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