Kanban Management Professional

(two-day certified training)

Who Should Attend

This class is for those who:

  • have experience applying the Kanban method in their organizations
  • desire to keep momentum beyond the initial improvements realized from the Kanban system introduction
  • need to ensure better products and services lead to higher customer satisfaction and business performance
  • want to grow a learning organization, where many such services connect and interact

Your classmates may include 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.

What You'll Learn

  • Deeper Kanban practices to sustain evolutionary improvements
  • Getting to pull at the enterprise scale
  • Organizational feedback loops enabled by Kanban cadences 


Day 1:

  • Motivation for the Kanban method
  • Emotional objections to WIP limit introduction
  • Enterprise-level Kanban case study
  • Kanban value system
  • Commitment and replenishment in-depth
  • Kanban at scale, understanding the organization as a network of services

Day 2:

  • Implementing organizational feedback loops with Kanban cadences, such as service delivery reviews, ops reviews and risk reviews
  • Managing sources of delay, dependencies and variability
  • Models for improvement
  • Evolutionary approach to change management

The class contains a large number of interactive exercises, discussions and simulations.


This training class is certified by Lean Kanban University as KMP II level training. Participants receive standard LKU certificates of class completion.


LKU awards the Kanban Management Professional (KMP) credential to those successfully completed:

When Is the Next Class?

June 21-22 Canada Toronto
2018 TBA Canada Waterloo
2018 TBA Canada Montréal


  • Lean Kanban University's certified training curriculum and teaching methods were created through collaboration of leading experts and validated in hundreds of training classes around the world.
  • You get pragmatic, actionable guidance you can implement in your organization next week - because it doesn't require permission, a large budget or getting others to change
  • You get a top North American trainer, someone who is respected in Kanban communities around the world, a long-time user and coach of the method, and knows the stuff.
  • Private on-site training classes are also available, upon request.


  • Substitutions of participants are allowed anytime until the start of the class
  • Refunds are provided as follows: 35 days or more, 100%; 15 days or more, 50%
  • The organizer reserves the right to cancel classes if registrations are insufficient.