KANBAN MANAGEMENT PROFESSIONAL 

Become proficient in Kanban implementations!


Learn how to design end-to-end Kanban system, no matter where you work. Improve it through active expectations management, creating effective feedback loops and collective value-adding metrics.

‘I need to better manage dependencies and delays.’
‘‘I have already tried kanban, but it does not work!’.’
‘I don’t know, what my customers want.’

Who is it for?

This course is suited for those who want to acquire solid knowledge about the core of the Kanban Method, and want to design or improve Kanban systems.
This particularly includes but is not limited to:

⦁    Project and Program Manager
⦁    Team Leads, Managers from any area of service                 delivery
⦁    Development leads
⦁    Business and Finance Analysts, Scrum Product                   Owners,Scrum Masters
⦁    Team Members
⦁    Anyone who tried kanban, and it did not work. But the        other methods do not work either.

 

Who will not find it useful?

⦁    If you work in manufacturing or you have nothing to do with services, you may not discover the full potential of this training.

KANBAN SYSTEM DESIGN (KMP I)

Your first step

in Kanban Management Professional

Course Description:

The Kanban Method is a management method to improve service delivery, catalyze improvements and evolve a business to be “fit for purpose”. In this class, we will cover simple concepts that are powerful in helping you organize, understand, and manage your work.

 

 You will learn how to design a Kanban system and initiate evolutionary change with Kanban. You will learn the basic concepts of flow, pull, and collaborative improvement. You will also learn how to become faster and more responsive through better risk management and governance. You will gain practical insights on how to understand your systems of work so that you can implement or improve Kanban within your organization.

What results will you observe?

  • You will see, how going beyond kanban board can truly enhance your work.

  • During the class you will design full Kanban system, which you can start implementing from Day 1 after classes.

  • You will identify common problems and pitfalls in your process.

  • You will be able to address internal and external dissatisfaction.

How does training look?


Classroom training

  • 2 days

  • 16 hours (usually 9 AM to 5 PM)

  • Lunch and materials included

Online training

  • 4 days

  • 4 hours each day (working days in the evening, weekends in the mornings)

  • Materials included

Training Agenda:
 

  • Learn the Principles and Practices of the Kanban Method

  • Experience the flow of a Kanban system

  • Learn how to identify work item types and classes of service

  • Utilize the Systems Thinking Approach to Introducing Kanban (STATIK) to understand your systems of work and how to design your initial Kanban system

  • Learn the fundamentals of visual board design and ticket design

What is included?

  • Official training materials from Kanban University

  • David J. Anderson’s book “Kanban” (PDF, English)

  • Certificate of class completion and Kanban Management Professional credential.

  • 10 $ discount for Mike Burrows’ book “Kanban from the inside”

  • Catering (classroom training)

  • 16 PDUs for PMI members (12 hours technical and 4 hours leadership)


Upon successful completion of this class you will be awarded the certificate of a course completion.
This is part 1 of a 2-part credential certificate program for KMP.

You can choose from 2 elective paths:

Kanban for Design and Innovation or

Kanban Systems Improvement

KANBAN MANAGEMENT
PROFESSIONAL (KMP II)

Course Description:

The Kanban Systems Improvement and Kanban for Design and Innovation (both KMP II type) courses concentrate on the complex demands of a multi-teamed organization and explores how to maintain momentum beyond initial improvements realized from a successful Kanban implementation. 

You will learn how to extend your previous knowledge established during the Kanban System Design course. You will explore the rollout and daily operation of a Kanban system. You will consider what type of Kanban initiative is most appropriate for your organization and how to effectively manage and evolve it over time. Learn how to improve agility with asymmetrical commitment and regular cadences for meetings and feedback. The class also covers metrics and effective policies

What results will you observe?

  • You will understand how to manage the change process in your company in evolutionary way

  • You will be able to scale Kanban System across different services and connect them efficiently

  • You will design advanced feedback loops to enhance communication and stimulate improvements.

 

How does training look?

Classroom training

  • 2 days

  • 16 hours (usually 9 AM to 5 PM)

  • Lunch and materials included

Online training

  • 4 days

  • 4 hours each day (working days in the evening, weekends in the mornings)

  • Materials included

Training Agenda:

  • Learn the basics of evolutionary change and why it is the preferred, humane approach and effective at dealing with resistance to change 

  • Utilize the Kanban cadences to provide important feedback loops to grow, evolve, and improve your Kanban system for continuous improvement and sustainable customer satisfaction 

  • Manage dependencies across multiple Kanban systems 

  • Learn the fundamental Kanban metrics to utilize them to make informed decisions 

  • Learn tools for balancing demand and capacity, including managing variability, improving flow, and shaping demand

 

What is included?
 

  • Official training materials from Kanban University

  • David J. Anderson’s book “Kanban” (PDF, English)

  • Certificate of class completion and Kanban Management Professional credential.

  • 10 $ discount for Mike Burrows’ book “Kanban from the inside”

  • Catering (classroom training)

  • 16 PDUs for PMI members (12 hours technical and 4 hours leadership


Upon successful completion of this class you will be awarded Kanban Management Professional (KMP) credential certificate (if the KMP I course is completed). 

KMP badge shown on the KU website and KMP badge file made available to role members.

Upcoming Events & Classes

Kanban for Design and Innovation (KMP II) / ONLINE
Online Training
Kanban Systems Improvement (KMP II) / ONLINE
Online Training
Kanban for Design and Innovation (KMP II) / ONLINE
Online Training

Do you have special needs? Does none of the dates suits you? Do you have wider group, who would like to attend the class?

Registering for any course listed here will be subject to the follow 

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