Training programs in Product Management and Innovation
With a Spark Engine certification and training program, you develop expertise in foundational product management and innovation practices through experiential and co-active learning. Work with experts across various industries to grow as a leader in applied product innovation. Use this program to stand out from the crowd, spark an innovation mindset in any setting, and empower your organization to stay focused on the your customers continuously.
Certified Product Innovation Professional
The Spark Engine Certified Product Innovation Professional (CPIP) certification is a master in product management and innovation to take your expertise to the next level. Product managers, product owners, and product leaders earn a CPIP certification to demonstrate their mastering of product management practices and grow in their career as innovation professionals.
The CPIP training course is a 3-day intensive class experience, followed by 6 weeks of hands-on application to a real product idea. You get coached by Spark Engine coaches on how to develop, plan, and deliver on tangible product and innovation concepts. You earn a CPIP certification upon completion of the full program.
Certified Product Innovation Associate
The Spark Engine Certified Product Innovation Associate (CPIA) credential attests foundational product management mindsets and practices. This 3-day course is perfectly suited for those that are interested in jump-starting their career in product management and for those that are looking to expand their expertise on key principles of product innovation, human centered design, and iterative product development.
A Certified Product Innovation Associate certification is earned by those that complete the training workshop and attests an understanding of foundational product management mindsets and practices that spark innovation.
Certified Design Thinking for Innovation
The Spark Engine Certified Design Thinking for Innovation (CDTI) credential attests product managers, designers, and innovation professionals an opportunity to learn Design Thinking and demonstrate an advanced understanding of key practices and mindsets related to product innovation.
This is a 2-day or 3-day immersive class experience with hands-on application of the principles to real-life projects. You earn a CDTI certification upon completion of the full program.
Who should apply?
The Spark Engine certifications and training programs expand expertise and mindset for those in roles responsible for driving innovation and product development within their organization: product managers, product owners, product leaders, and entrepreneurs.
Read about the Certified Product Innovation Professional certification.
Certified Product Innovation Trainer CPIT
The Certified Product Innovation Trainer (CPIT) certification is the highest level of certification provided by Spark Engine. The CPIT certification is achieved by trainers certified to deliver Spark Engine programs.
The CPIT certification recognizes individuals who demonstrate superior knowledge, competency, and in-depth field experience in driving product innovation and development in enterprise environments. The CPITs are the only professionals certified to deliver Spark Engine programs.
Interested in a class for your team?
Our trainers organize private classes around the world for organizations of all sizes. If you are interested in learning more about our classes and would like to organize one for your team, please contact us. We may be able to adapt some of the contents or exercises to your specific needs.
The optimum size is between 8 and 24 people to foster collaboration and group exercises. If you have a different need let us know and we will find a way to accommodate your needs.