The Kanban System Design (KMP Foundation I Level) – Lean Kanban University (LKU) Certified Kanban Class [2 days] is part of the series of Alternative Path to Agility classes and helps you understand the Kanban Method and the concepts of flow, pull and collaborative improvement.

It is a two full day certification course and covers the following topics, presented in the form of interactive exercises organized in small groups, plus games, classroom teaching and discussion.

  • Controlling Work in Progress (from push to pull)
  • Visualising work (designing the card wall)
  • Measuring and managing flow (control charts, flow diagrams)
  • Making policies explicit (classes of service)
  • Managing change and collaborative improvement

Learning Outcomes

At the end of the training, participants will understand:

  • How to identify and address bottlenecks
  • How to work with shifting priorities
  • How to deal with interrupted work and multi-tasking
  • How to deal with important but not time-critical work
  • How to avoid having work pile up in one place (or time) while there is a lack of work in another place
  • How to create flow in the work, the information to perform the work, and the teams that do the work

Who should attend?

  • Program and delivery managers
  • Product and project managers
  • Product developers, software developers and testers
  • People working in operations or support
  • Business analysts

What the participants will get ?

  • Certificate of Completion of ‘Lean Kanban University Certified Kanban Training’, digital format
  • Copy of the classroom workbook
  • Complimentary copy of the book “Kanban: Successful Evolutionary Change for Your Technology Business” by David J Anderson
  • Membership in Lean Kanban University and a listing in the LKU Alumni Directory