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Certified Team Kanban Practitioner (TKP) Training

  • CoWork Tampa 3104 North Armenia Avenue Tampa, FL, 33607 United States (map)

Team Kanban Practitioner (TKP) 

"My team is overwhelmed. How can we use Kanban to help us get our work under control?"

The Team Kanban Practitioner class teaches the basics of the Kanban Method and serves as the entry level and starting point to an “alternative path to agility.” During this 1-day class, each attendee will:

  • Design and implement a Team Kanban board.
  • Learn the basics of visualizing different types of work and associated risk.
  • Understand how to proceed to the next level with Kanban

Who should attend?

  • Team members in professional services roles (e.g. Project Managers) whose employer wishes to explore and pursue an alternative path to agility. 
  • Those who feel overburdened and wish to find some respite to enable them to "get things done" with quality, improved speed, and predictability. 
  • Managers and team members who need help focusing on what to work on now, what to leave until later and what to discard altogether. 
  • Those who want relief from overburdening so that they can take pride of workmanship and do good quality work in an effective manner.

Class Curriculum

This 1-day class is divided into a morning simulation and learning modules as follows:

  • Introduction and Survey
  • Lean Kanban interactive simulation
  • Using Kanban to address overburdening
  • Principles & Practices of the Kanban Method
  • Meanings of Kanban
  • Basic Kanban concepts 
  • Board designs (including Personal Kanban)
  • WIP limits
  • Batching and Flow
  • Types of Risk
  • Kanban board design exercise
  • Preview of what's next...
    • Service delivery workflow Kanban
    • Proto-Kanban versus full Kanban System
    • Benefits of extending Kanban up/down workflow

Learning Outcomes

Attendees should become familiar with the Kanban Method. They should be able to design and implement a basic Kanban board. They should be able to understand work item types and the risks associated with specific work items. They should be familiar with a variety of different Team Kanban board designs and styles and know how to choose a design that is best suited for their context. They should be aware of the training roadmap and the value and benefits to be derived at each step on the "alternative path to agility.”

Team Kanban Practitioner qualification

Successful completion of this course meets the requirement for the Team Kanban Practitioner (TKP) status designation indicating competency in visual management for improved collaboration and Team Kanban concepts based on the Kanban Method. You will receive:

  • A certificate of completion issued by Lean Kanban University — recognized globally as the leading certifying body for Kanban professionals.
  • A digital copy of the book “Kanban: Successful Evolutionary Change for Your Technology Business” by David J. Anderson.

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Register for this class through the Eventbrite URL provided below.