Kanban Management Professional I

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Thu, Nov 22, 2018 to Fri, Nov 23, 2018
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Kanban System Design (KMP I)

Kanban Management Professional I

A Lean Kanban University certified course in Kanban systems design


About The Course

The Kanban Systems Design [KMP1] (also known as Certified Lean Kanban Foundation) lays the

foundations of the Lean Kanban method teaching you the principles, practices and processes. This

2-day course is certified by the Lean Kanban University and has been put together by Lean

Kanban experts and leaders including David J. Anderson and Mike Burrows. This course is taught

by Paul Klipp an Accredited Kanban Trainer (AKT) with over 15 years of experience coaching

teams and managers in the private and public sector.



The course follows the official LKU Certified Kanban syllabus. During the two days you will have

ample opportunities to discuss and experience the following topics:

- Experience Kanban

- Full simulation using the getKanban game

- Definition of Kanban

- Foundational Principles

- Core Practices

- The Kanban Lens

- The Kanban Values

- Understanding Kanban

- Visualisation

- Pull-Based Systems

- Commitment in Kanban

- Replenishment and Planning

- Delivery of Products

- Lead and End-to-End Cycle Times

- Little’s Law

- Cumulative Flow Diagrams

- Flow Efficiency

- Metrics in Kanban Systems

- Implementing Kanban

- STATIK - Systems Thinking Approach to Implementing Kanban

- Understanding Sources of Variability

- Identifying Opportunities to Improve

- Analysing Demand and Capability

- Modelling Workflow

- Designing a Kanban System

- Work Item Types

- Classes of Service

- Kanban Board Design

- Designing Kanban Ticket

- Examples of Visual Kanban Boards


Who Should Attend?

Kanban works across multiple functions of an organisation, from senior members of staff looking

to adopt Lean Management to members of delivery teams willing to improve their working




- Participants will receive a KMP1 certificate of course completion from Lean Kanban

University (LKU) as well as membership of LKU.

- If you are interested in becoming a Certified Kanban Management Professional (KMP), we

also offer the KMP II course.

- Scrum Alliance: 16 Scrum Educational Units (SEUs) towards your CSP (Certified Scrum


- Project Management Institute (PMI): 16 PDUs (Professional Development Units).