Essentials of Product Management

Deliver more market-driven, profitable products and gain more delighted customers.

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What we cover

The Essentials of Product Management three-day course is an in-depth, interactive program that will help you refine and hone your Product Management skills.

Nearly 3,000 people have taken this course and it has an average Net Promoter Score (NPS) of 70 over the past two years. We run the course in-person and virtually and deliver the same, interactive, immersive experience each way.

Due to the COVID-19 pandemic all courses are being run in our remote, real-time classroom.

During the course you learn the Brainmates Product Management Framework which is designed to be used in any business in any stage of the Product Development Cycle. You will leave the training armed to use it the next day in your business on your products. Read more about the Framework below.

Your Brainmates Trainer truly understands the reality of Product Management. Your trainer is not just a skilled professional teacher, but also a senior Product practitioner (at Head of Product level or above) with years of experience creating, launching and improving Products in some of the Asia-Pacific's most successful businesses.

Who is this for?

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    Setting off on the right foot

    You want to make sure you properly understand and know how to implement everything Product.

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    Complementing your Product knowledge

    You want to ensure you are refining your process by utilising the best frameworks, approaches and day to day implementation possible.

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    Developing your Product team

    Product teams who attend together gain the benefit of everyone using the same language, framework and tools to improve business outcomes.

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What do our alumni say about the course?

What makes this course so good?

Our alumni feedback shows this course is a pivotal moment for Product Managers. They tell us they use the tools, templates and frameworks in their day-to-day work, and that the course sets them up for career progression.

What you’ll learn

The Brainmates Product Management Framework

Our Brainmates framework is a practical, repeatable approach that you can apply to your organisation,
regardless of industry, structure, or size, in order to effectively deliver successful new products and
services to market.

Innovate iconInnovate

Move from nascent idea to viable business case, identifying, experimenting and choosing opportunities that solve customer problems and deliver organisational benefits.

Design iconDesign

Using customer-centric techniques to guide the design process, conducting user research, prototype development and writing effective user stories.

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Working with design and technical teams to deliver the value proposition and competitive position, engage sales and marketing resources to communicate and promote the product and prepare to launch.

Product Strategy iconProduct Strategy and Lifecycle Management

We learn how to create an effective Product Strategy and Product Roadmap and map between them. We study the principles of good Lifecycle Management, including reporting and optimising product performance.

Read feedback from our first remote, real-time course

We were so happy with the feedback from our first remote, real-time Essentials of Product Management. It received rave reviews from participants and an unprecented +100 Net Promoter Score.

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    Integrate and use Lean Startup, Design Thinking & Agile

    We travel through a structured process from product ideation through to launch planning, so you have a replicable, repeatable system to increase your efficacy and reduce your risk.

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    Product Management roles & responsibilities

    We build a shared understanding and definition of Product, the core responsibilities and various roles of the Product Manager and how the domain of Product Management fits within any given organisation. We will cover how to maximise your efforts in juggling day-to-day activities, including monitoring product performance and keeping up-to-date on the market.

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    Ignite Product innovation

    Learn to quickly uncover, prioritise and test ideas to ensure you’re keeping business objectives and customer problems at the centre of your innovation.

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    Design the right Product experiences

    Find out how to competently assess and articulate the market and product requirements for product design, development and marketing purposes.

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    Capture and realise customer value

    Research target customers to uncover their unmet needs and ensure your products are customer-centric.

Training outcomes

By investing in your Product Management skills and capabilities, you will go back to your organisation with both immediate and ongoing benefits:

  • More profitable, market-driven products and services. More delighted customers, who happily refer others to you.
  • A data-driven process that reduces risk and the likelihood of failure, by not using 'gut feeling' to make expensive business decisions.
  • A consistent, rigorous and repeatable approach and language, across product teams and their stakeholders, who build, market, sell and support products, to increase your likelihood for success.

Register for Essentials of Product Management


Have a question?

Give us a call on 1800 272 466 or drop us an email.

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What's included?

  • icon 3 days of training, facilitated discussion and interactive exercises in a small group setting
  • icon A full course textbook that you will take away with you
  • icon A certificate of completion
  • icon Access to our alumni slack group for future questions, support and sharing excellence.
  • icon Templates & tools that are available online after the course

Face to face courses only

  • icon Juggling balls (You learn to juggle!)
  • icon Morning tea, afternoon tea and lunch over the course of 3 days

Upcoming course dates

Accepted payment methods: credit card, Paypal, invoice

Course location
Date Group of 3+Early birdStandard
05 - 07 Sep $ 2,750.00 AUD$ 2,900.00 AUDSOLD OUT$ 3,200.00 AUD
19 - 21 Sep $ 2,750.00 AUD$ 2,900.00 AUD$ 3,200.00 AUD
10 - 12 Oct $ 2,750.00 AUD$ 2,900.00 AUD$ 3,200.00 AUD
24 - 26 Oct $ 2,750.00 AUD$ 2,900.00 AUD$ 3,200.00 AUD

Price is inclusive of GST

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