Product Management

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Product Management

Product Management

The Product Management course has been designed to impart the skills and knowledge to excel as a Product Manager. The course will take participants from foundational concepts to a professional level. Participants who complete the Product Management course will be ready to execute the responsibilities of a Product Manager on the job, skills and abilities that will be imparted will include:

  • Ability to uncover and present user needs
  • Conduct competitive and market analysis
  • Define a vision for the Product
  • Develop Products within Scrum, Agile and Kaban framework
  • Guide and develop Wireframes, Mockup and Prototype

Who Should Attend

  • Experienced Product Manager looking to develop their skills and abilities
  • Working professionals seeking to change career, job or industry to product management
  • Inexperienced individuals aspiring to take up a non technical career in Tech
  • Tech experts who manage software development products

Introduction to Product Management

  • What is a Product
  • Product vs Project Management

Introduction to Product Development

  • The four major phases of the Product Lifecycle
  • Product Development process
  • Geeting deeper into the Product
  • Development Process
  • What is Waterfall development

Ideas and user needs

  • Getting to the real user needs
  • Users vs Customers

Competitive & Market analysis

  • Introduction to Finding competitors
  • Direct / Indirect / Potential competitors & their impact
  • The 5 criteria for understanding competitors
  • The last 3 criteria for understanding competitors
  • What’s a feature table?
  • Putting together a feature table
  • Practice building a feature table
  • Analyze specific features
  • Monitoring competitors

Conceptualizing the solution

  • Introduction to wireframing
  • Wireframe, mockup, prototype
  • Let’s jump into sketching
  • Sketching out a mobile app
  • Intro to Balsamiq
  • Using POP

Iterating on your product with Metrics

  • Introduction to Metrics
  • Metrics of all kinds
  • Real-life examples of metrics
  • Using the AARRR metrics framework
  • How to pick good metrics
  • Tracking your metrics in practice

Building the product - Project Management for PMs

  • Introduction to Epics
  • Let’s get into Epic specs
  • User stories and acceptance criteria
  • Roadmapping
  • Prioritization
  • Estimations and velocity

Working with people and stakeholders

  • General communication skills
  • Working with engineers
  • Working with designers

Technology for product managers

  • Why learn technology?
  • Understanding the front end, back end,
  • and tech stacks
  • Understanding APIs

Adeola Badmus

I am Adeola, my 15-year professional career has spanned several roles, organizations, and sectors. I served as a project manager in IntroIT Consulting, Head of Institute / Chief Operating Officer for the Institute for Advance e-Studies, I currently hold the position as the senior project consultant & marketing director for Piston & Fusion. My qualification includes MSc. In Marketing, BSc. In Business Administration, Digital Marketing, Data Analytics, PMP, PRINCE 2, NEBOSH, Level 3 Award in Education & Training. I have been privileged to attend some of the best institutions globally, University of Lagos, Lagos Business School, and University of Liverpool (UK). I am a member of AMA, PMI & IOSH. I have trained over 4000+ professionals in marketing, branding, project management, data analytics and other business related programmes.

Participants enrolling for this programme will be required to have basic computing skills. Participants who meet the programme requirement should pay the course fee and complete the enrollment form 2 weeks before the programme kick off date.

Prospective applicants who do not meet the programme requirement but wants to join the programme should should follow the process detailed below.

Application Process

  1. Start a chat with the online course adviser or complete the application form
  2. Application will be reviewed by programme committee
  3. Application acceptance will be communicated by programme committee
  4. Pay the programme fee after receiving acceptance from the committee
  5. Check your mail for programme schedule and payment confirmation

    Participant’s Experience

    What is included in the Course Programme Pack

    • Practice Manual & Textbook
    • Participants workbook & Exercises
    • Templates for professional practice
    • Local & international case studies
    • Recognized Certification of Completion
    • Branded Personalized programme pack & stationaries
    • Breakfast & Lunch – Buffet Menu
    • 3 Star Accommodation (Optional – Available on Request)

    Kindly note all training materials for the Virtual Online classes will be in electronic formats (PDF & MS Word)

    Product Management Course Fees & Dates for  Upcoming Classroom Classes In 2023

    Piston and Fusion offer the Course as Classroom in Lagos and Virtual Online Class in other states in Nigeria. See dates and fees for classroom and virtual online class.

    Programme Information

    Course Objective: The Programme focus is to impart the skills for product management
    Classroom Fee: ₦160,000
    Weekday Date: 29th Jan – 31st Jan 2024 | 3 Days: Mon – Wed | 8:30am – 4pm
    Weekend Date: Contact Us For Next Schedule
    Location: 122a Obadina Street, Omole Phase 1 Ikeja Lagos
    Virtual Class Fee: ₦100,000 | $160
    Weekday Date: 29th Jan – 31st Jan 2024 | 3 Days: Mon – Wed | 8:30am – 3pm
    Weekend Date: Contact Us For Next Schedule
    Location: Microsoft Teams | Zoom

    Why Piston & Fusion Ranked Amongst the Best Business Institute In Nigeria?

    • We have over 10 years industry experience
    • Our facilitators are experienced and certified
    • We offer post training career advice and support

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