This 2-day course is for managers, developers, and anyone wanting to learn the fundamentals of the Kanban Method®.
This training systematically builds upon the foundations established in the Kanban System Design (KMP 1) training.
Kanban Management Professional is a 2-day advanced level course that will help participants build on their existing knowledge of Kanban Method and will help them take their current Kanban implementation to the next level.
Who should attend? This class is for those who take responsibility for improving delivery of products and services to customers of their professional service businesses. First and second line managers, project managers, product managers, experienced individual contributors and technical experts, Scrum Masters, business unit leaders, C-level executives, their improvement coaches and consultants.
Learning Outcomes Kanban provides pragmatic, actionable, evidence-based guidance. At the end of this advanced training, you will have the essential tools to grow a learning organization. Discover the potential still hidden in your Kanban system.
Start a Kanban initiative for better risk management and greater agility without trauma. Create greater customer satisfaction. Streamline internal workflows to improve service delivery. Improve management results enterprise-wide. Learn to use the probabilistic approach to manage your system. Become a Kanban Management Professional and get recognized in the Lean Kanban University website. Get access to private KMP-only forums for professional collaboration. Get invited to exclusive events worldwide.
Agenda Building an Information Flow: the 7 Cadences Dealing with resistance to WIP limits Understanding asymmetrical commitment Rollout phases for a Kanban initiative Developing a service orientation Managing evolutionary change
Pre-Requisites Attendees are expected to have read “Kanban: Successful Evolutionary Change for Your Technology Business” by David J Anderson, or “Kanban from the Inside” by Mike Burrows.
Attendees are also expected to have read the eBook ‘Essential Kanban Condensed’ by David J Anderson and Andy Carmichael, which is free and publicly available on the LKU website.
Prior attendance at a Kanban System Design (KMP 1) must be completed for taking this training.
KMP Qualification This course satisfies one requirement toward the Kanban Management Professional (KMP) designation. The KMP Foundations II: Kanban Management Professional class will complete the KMP status requirement.