DASA Portfolio Management

This two-day course is designed for portfolio managers and transformation leaders looking to enhance their ability to align their portfolio process, instruments, and practices to enable a high-performance organization and align their portfolio strategies to their organization’s goals and strategies.

“Sharing experiences and best practices with other learners has furthered my understanding of theory and hands-on usable material to help my clients.”

Certification Options

Dasa Devops Portfolio Management
DASA Certification Scheme

Where Will DASA Portfolio
Management Take You?

Transformation Leader
CIO/Director of IT
Portfolio Manager
Product Owner/Manager
Scrum / Flow Master
Governance Specialist

How to Get Certified

Choose the approach to certification that makes sense for you. Study directly through DASA via e-learning, in classroom settings at our training providers, or through tailored team training with our transformation partners.

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Learning Objectives

After completing this program, you will be able to:

  • Recognize the importance of aligning business objectives with portfolio strategy.
  • Align business objectives and goals with portfolio strategy.
  • Organize the portfolio around value streams that provide continuous value delivery to the customers & secure funding for it.
  • Optimize the portfolio to maximize value delivery by eliminating waste.
  • Make data-driven decisions for resource allocation, portfolio investment, backlog management.
  • Establish effective governance practices to ensure alignment, transparency, and decision-making within the portfolio.
  • Communicate portfolio vision and strategy to all stakeholders.

Certification Details

Basic familiarity with Agile, Scrum, and DevOps framework is beneficial.


Primary Audience

  • Portfolio Managers
  • Strategic Leadership (C* level)
  • Product Managers
  • Epic Owners (Program/Project Managers)
  • Transformation

Secondary Audience

  • Product Owner
  • Scrum Master
  • Enterprise Architect

Course Curriculum
  1. Welcome
  2. Introduction to DASA Portfolio Management
  3. Translating Business Objectives into Portfolio Vision, Goals and Strategy
  4. Organising the Portfolio around Value Streams
  5. Optimization of the Portfolio for Maximum Value Delivery
  6. Effective Governance Practices in DASA Portfolio Management
  7. Effective Implementation of Portfolio Management
  8. Exam Preparation Guide

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Certification and Duration
CertificateDASA Portfolio Management
Duration in hours16 hours

Exam Details

DASA delivers the Portfolio Management exams. The participants and training organizations can attain the vouchers for the exam through DASA.

DeliveryOnline Proctored
Duration40 minutes
Questions20 Multiple Choice Questions
Pass Grade65%
Please note that if an exam voucher is included, you are able to schedule your exam for up to twelve months.

Scheduling Your Exam

Generally, your training partner will book the certification exam for you. If you have chosen an online self-study certification option you will be able to use the voucher provided with the training material.

Mock Exam

Certification courses include a mock exam. You can download the mock exam from your learning profile.

Accessing Your Certificate

All certificates and badges are issues through Accredible. You will receive an email with your download link in the days following your exam.

About the Certification

Benefits to the Business

DASA Portfolio Management is a key enabler for DevOps adoption, offering organizations a pathway to better strategic alignment, quicker decision-making, and market adaptability.

Methodology Agnostic

DASA Portfolio Management is not based on one methodology but draws the best from all to create the best possible solution for portfolio management.

Applicable to All Industries

DASA Portfolio Management can be applied to all industries, e.g., finance, retail, government, IT etc.

Not Limited by Scope

DASA Portfolio Management can be applied to portfolio of products, services, innovation, and change.

Portfolio Performance & Agility

DASA Portfolio Management enables strategic alignment, value delivery, effective governance, collaboration, and continuous improvement.

Learn Effectively

DASA Portfolio Management provides opportunities to apply your learning and build confidence.

Expanding Opportunities

Our journey is in its early stages, with a commitment to continually enhance and expand our product offerings. This growth will strengthen your product mindset, promising exciting developments in the near future.

The certification program has a pyramidal top-down construct where the learner starts from recognizing the importance of aligning the business vision with portfolio strategy, creates the alignment, organizes portfolio around the value stream, optimizes the portfolio for maximum value delivery, establishes good governance practices and creates effective communication strategy for all stakeholders.

During the program, the learners not just go through the theory of it but also practice doing all the tasks one-by-one in the above given order for a fictional portfolio.

This gives them a safe space to apply their learning without building the cognitive overload. The purpose is to build confidence in applying newly acquired knowledge.

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“The Portfolio Management certification offers a clear understanding of how to adopt DevOps on a higher strategic level and translate our business objectives and value streams into backlogs and work.”

Yoram Meijer

Digital Strategy Advisor at Cegeka Consulting

DASA has developed a flexible approach to membership to suit the size and requirements of each member organization.