Live Virtual Classroom - Certified Kanban Systems Improvement (KSI)

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Live Virtual Classroom - Certified Kanban Systems Improvement (KSI) members

Sat, Feb 20, 2021 to Sun, Feb 21, 2021
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Kanban Systems Improvement
This event takes place online.



The Kanban Systems Improvement (KSI) is the second course required to complete the Kanban Management Professional accreditation. This course continues the Kanban University syllabus. It is aimed at people who are currently using a Kanban system, have prior experience with Kanban, or are currently in the KMP training series.

Kanban Management Professional classes are highly interactive courses that lay the foundation of the principles and practices of The Kanban Method, an evolutionary approach to change. These courses have been created by leading Kanban experts including David J. Anderson.

The Kanban Method offers pragmatic, actionable, evidence-based guidance that can be taken away and implemented immediately.


Course Overview
  • Motivation for the Kanban method

  • Understanding Kanban systems

  • Kanban cadences and communication flows

  • Kanban for the enterprise

  • Understanding lead time

  • Understanding and managing variability

  • Evolutionary change


Attendees are expected to have read Kanban by David J Anderson or Kanban from the Inside by Mike Burrows. Participants should have attended the Kanban System Design class (KSD).


Upon completion of both Kanban Systems Design and Kanban Systems Improvement, participants will receive the Kanban Management Professional (KMP) accreditation from Kanban University, a globally-recognised accreditation of achievement.


What else is included?
  • Course eBook

  • Free eBook "Kanban: Successful Evolutionary Change for your Technology Business" by David Anderson

  • US$10 off of the eBook "Kanban From The Inside" by Mike Burrows

  • Membership of Kanban University

  • 16 Scrum Alliance SEUs

  • 12 hours technical and 4 hours leadership Project Management Institute PDUs

"Excellent learning efficacy because of the presentation skills, interactivity, clarity, empathy, kindness and fun of the trainer."
- Hartmut Goetze, Business Agility Advisor and Coach
"Great in depth conversations. David really knows his stuff all around and helped us connect to our contexts."
- Ben AuYeung, Agile Coach
"The course covered all the expected topics in a digestable format with a good mix of practicals and theory."
- Michael Herring, Scrum Master


About the Trainer

David Spinks

David's professional experience spans roles of; Agile Trainer, Agile Coach, Scrum Master, Kanban Service Delivery Manager, Team Leader and Software Developer in a variety of industries, including finance, eCommerce, social housing and education.

David believes in servant leadership, and he values environments where empowerment, autonomy and flexibility enable teams to do the best work possible.

He is committed to continuous learning and development in himself and others. He is passionate about getting the best out of teams and seeing people reach their full potential.

David is active in the global Agile community, including blogging, and speaking at conferences and meetups around the world.

David enjoys travelling, keeping fit, the outdoors and spending quality time with his guitar.