This 2-day course focuses on the rollout and daily operation of a Kanban system. You will consider what type of Kanban initiative is most appropriate for your organization and how to manage and evolve it over time without trauma.
Learn how to improve agility with asymmetrical commitment and cadences. Also covered in this course: recommended meetings, handling metrics, and setting policy.
This course is the second of two courses towards the Kanban Management Professional (KMP) credential. By completing both KMP I and KMP II, participants can achieve the KMP credential with the Lean Kanban University®.
- 14 PDUs | 14 SEUs
- Lean Kanban University® (LKU) certificate
- Profile listing on the LKU alumni page
- 2 free books, newsletter subscription, and more
- Registered Education Provider with LKU and PMI
Feedback for BERTEIG's Accredited Kanban Trainers®
“Excellent and professional course to help you excel with Kanban.”
— Project Manager - June 2018
— Scrum Master and Agile Coach – June 2018
" Kanban covered comprehensively. Even if you are not familiar with Kanban, KMP I & II will bring you up to speed and provide you with what you need to apply this system back in your workplace. The content is well paced, highly visible and practical. If you are responsible to delivering services then this is the knowledge you should have."
— Manager, IT Service Delivery - March 2018
"This course helps bring comfort and confidence to those who are interested in finding a way without a way, in better understanding how to successfully navigate in a complex world and how to make our businesses fit for purpose."
— Lean-Agile Coach - June 2017
"KMP II was great. Travis was very knowledgeable and responded very well to all questions. The course has given me a deeper understanding and appreciation for Kanban. It has helped me connect the dots by providing a bridge between traditional ways of working and full-on Agile ways of working."
— Principal - June 2017
"Travis is a patient & excellent teacher."
— Senior Administrator
"Very knowledgeable instructor. Covered a lot with real world examples."
"Travis has managed to clear my confusion in a day. I've lived with this confusion for over 2 years. Thank you Travis."
Your Kanban Trainers
Travis has been helping businesses improve since 2008. His clients include Royal Bank of Canada, Scotiabank, Bank of Montreal, Bell, Telus, American Express, LoyaltyOne, Aimia, Blackberry, Dealertrack and the Government of Ontario. He holds the prestigious title of Accredited Kanban Trainer (AKT) with LeanKanban University, a Certified Scrum Professional with the Scrum Alliance and a Master of OpenAgile. Travis considers Kanban’s systematic yet humane approach to evolving organizations a key differentiator to other organizational change approaches. Travis brings curiosity, enthusiasm, respect and empathy to his work as a trainer and consultant.
Travis publishes articles on Agile Advice. Travis is VP Consulting Services and Partner at BERTEIG.
James is a seasoned Entrepreneur and Management Consultant with over 20 years of information technology and business operations experience in the public and private sectors. James is recognized for his ability to work with organizations in helping them attain their objectives using incremental, evolutionary process, and systems change methods.
James has held executive-level positions in the past, including that of Chief Technology Officer (CTO) where he was instrumental in helping the business develop into a worldwide recognized provider of outdoor safety and certification.
James has worked with the Canadian Government, Microsoft, Canada Post, the Department of National Defense, and several other medium to large size companies in North America.
James is passionate about working with leaders and teams to help them foster a mindset of continuous improvement that is founded upon values of integrity, trust, and respect. James is a recognized Accredited Kanban Trainer (AKT) with LeanKanban University, Kanban Management Professional (KMP) and Certified Scrum Professional (CSP).
Who should attend?
Participants will learn deeper Kanban practices to sustain evolutionary improvements, how to get to pull at enterprise scale and how to implement Kanban Cadences for improved organizational feedback loop mechanisms.
The course is structured around interactive exercises, discussions and simulations.
Attendees are 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.
Attendees must have already completed the 2-day Kanban System Design (KMP I) course to registration for KMP II.
Prior attendance at a Team Kanban Practitioner 1-day course is recommended but not required for the KMP accreditation.
This course, following completion of the KMP Foundations I: Kanban System Design class, satisfies the Kanban Management Professional (KMP) designation requirement. Attendees will receive the following recognition:
All attendees receive a free electronic copy of 'Essential Kanban Condensed' by David J Anderson and Andy Carmichael
In addition, you will receive a physical copy of 1 other book of your choice from our list of recommended reading.
The list includes "Kanban: Successful Evolutionary Change for Your Technology Business" and "Kanban from the Inside"
You will choose a book after successfully completing the course.