KMP I: Kanban System Design (KU) Course Training in Columbia, MD, United States

Improve and optimize workflow using Kanban practices

  • Design a Kanban system specific to your work environment 
  • Master Kanban practices, values, and workflows 
  • Training from a silver licensed training organization of Kanban University
  • 350,000 + Professionals trained
  • 250 + Workshops every month
  • 100 + Countries and counting

Validate Your Proficiency in Kanban

Get yourself enrolled in this 2-day comprehensive course that introduces you to all the fundamental concepts of the Kanban method needed to efficiently carry out project management responsibilities. With in-depth exercises and coaching from a certified expert, participants will learn how to initiate change with Kanban and bring in process improvements.

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Highlights

  • 2-Day Live Instructor-Led Online Training

  • KU Membership and Alumni directory listing 

  • Course Materials approved by KU  

  • Real-World Simulations, Case Studies

  • Coaching by top-notch trainers experienced in Kanban

  • Comprehensive course coverage 

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Why Kanban System Design

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Kanban is the most popular tool used by Agile practitioners around the world according to the 15th Annual State of Agile report. Designing a system that utilizes Kanban principles will help you work more efficiently and help you deliver better results faster. This certification also validates your skill to implement your learning in real world environments.

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Solid Track Record

KnowledgeHut has empowered over 350,000 professionals with certifications in Agile. 

Experiential Workshops

Kanban activities, exercises, case studies: High energy workshops with hands-on learning.  

Elite Panel of Agile Trainers

Get trained by accredited Agile Trainers with over a decade of experience across industries.  

Mentorship by Industry Experts

Get real-world tips and time-tested techniques from highly qualified mentors.  

Continual Learning Support

Webinars, e-books, tutorials, and more - we're right by you in your learning journey!  

Best Practices

Learn all the latest techniques and best practices that professionals are using in the industry 

Prerequisites

Prerequisites for the Kanban System Design Certification

There are no prerequisites for attending this course. 

Participants are encouraged to read the book ‘Kanban’ by David J. Anderson and ‘Kanban from the Inside’ by Mike Burrows. 

Steps to get KMP I Certified

KMP stands for Kanban Management Professional. The 2-day training provided by KnowledgeHut helps you to become a certified Kanban Management Professional.

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Kanban System Design Certification (KMP I) Training

Who should attend this KSD training course?

Program Managers

Project Managers

Product Owners

Business Analysts

Scrum Masters

Team Leaders

Change Agents

Agile Coaches

Agile Practitioners

CXOs

Software Developers

Software Testers

HR Professionals

Finance Professionals

Freshers who want to understand Kanban Practices

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What you will learn

Kanban System

Learn how to design and introduce a Kanban system into your existing work environment 

Service Delivery

Understand how to improve service delivery with Kanban systems and ensure better customer focus 

STATIK method

Learn about the Systems Thinking Approach to Implementing Kanban and how to apply it to work. 

Workflow Management

Learn to maximize benefits of the Pull-based workflow, limit WIP, ensure multitasking and collaboration 

Active Learning

Learn concepts through case studies, interactive role-play, exercises, and discussions 

Skill you will gain

Lean management

Balance workload

Visualize work

Faster delivery

Risk management

Improved product quality

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Make it Build Agile Teams that Excel

We help companies navigate the complexities of business agility to deliver fast and responsively, adapt their organizational structure and culture, and innovate and disrupt markets.  

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KSD - Curriculum

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Learning Objective:

Get an introduction to Kanban and understand how to work with it. 

Topics
  • Full simulation using the getKanban game 

Learning Objective:

Understand the fundamentals of using Kanban in your organization 

Topics
  • Foundational Principles 
  • Core Practices 
  • The Kanban Lens 
  • The Kanban Values 

Learning Objective:

Learn the tools and philosophy used in Lean Kanban 

Topics
  • Visualization 
  • Pull-Based Systems 
  • Commitment in Kanban 
  • Replenishment and Planning 
  • Delivery of Products 
  • Lead and End-to-End Cycle Times 
  • Little’s Law 
  • Cumulative Flow Diagrams 
  • Flow Efficiency 
  • Metrics in Kanban Systems 

Learning Objective:

Understand the methods in which Kanban can be designed and implemented. 

Topics
  • STATIK - Systems Thinking Approach to Implementing Kanban 
  • Understanding Sources of Variability 
  • Identifying Opportunities to Improve 
  • Analyzing Demand and Capability 
  • Modelling Workflow 
  • Designing a Kanban System 
  • Work Item Types 
  • Classes of Service 
  • Ticket Design 
  • Visual Boards Design 

FAQs

KMP Training

KMP is among the most recognized credentials for Agile practitioners. KSD and KSI trainings need to be completed to achieve the KMP designation.  On completing the KSD workshop, you will learn to: 

  • Apply Kanban practices to improve efficiency 
  • Use Kanban boards for better visualization of project workflow 
  • Optimize processes with the use of Kanban boards 
  • Create self-managing teams 
  • Facilitate better team performance 
  • Identify and eradicate bottlenecks 

The KSD Training helps you:

  • Understand the Kanban method 
  • Learn the core principles and practices of Kanban 
  • Design and introduce a Kanban system 
  • Apply Kanban into your existing work environment 
  • Improve service delivery with Kanban systems 
  • Ensure better customer focus 
  • Maximize benefits of the Pull-based workflow 
  • Limit Work In Progress (WIP) 
  • Ensure multitasking and collaboration 

This course is for:

  • Team Leaders 
  • CXOs 
  • Business Analysts 
  • Agile Coaches 
  • Product Managers 
  • Product Owners 
  • Project Managers 
  • Program Managers 
  • Scrum Practitioners 
  • Product Owners 
  • Software Developers 
  • Scrum Masters 
  • Professionals wanting to understand Kanban methods 

There are no prerequisites for attending this course. Participants are expected to read “Kanban” by David J Anderson or “Kanban from the Inside” by Mike Burrows.

To gain the KMP certification you will have to complete the KSI training after the KSD training. This will give you the confidence and the drive to aim for higher certifications in the Scrum and Agile space. Some of the certifications you can try for include: 

  • Kanban Systems Improvement (KSI) 
  • Certified ScrumMaster (CSM) 
  • Certified Scrum Product Owner (CSPO) 
  • Leading SAFe  

KMP Certification

The KMP certification is offered by the Kanban University (KU), a world-renowned body dedicated to helping professionals, leaders, and organizations embrace Kanban principles, processes, and values. As a silver licensed training organization, we help you to get Kanban certified after completing this course and the KSI course.  

No, you cannot get the KMP Certification without taking the KSD Course. Certification depends on the condition of completing this course along with the KSI course.  

STEP 1: Attend a course taught by KMP Trainers 

STEP 2: Complete the two-day training by an accredited trainer. Complete the KSI Training

STEP 3: Gain the KMP Certification on completing both the courses 

Yes, you will receive a course completion certificate on completing the course. 

You will get the KMP certification, along with a KMP badge that you can use to identify your achievement only after completing both the KSD and KSI trainings.  

No, your certificate will not mention the course was held online. It will look the same as the in-person certificates.  

No, the KMP Certification comes with lifetime validity and hence you do not need to renew the same. 

KSD Workshop Experience

The KSD workshop at KnowledgeHut is delivered through an immersive learning experience platform, via live and interactive instructor-led training sessions.  

Listen, learn, ask questions, and get all your doubts clarified from your instructor, who is an experienced practitioner.


 

The instructors of the KSD Course by KnowledgeHut are industry experts and trainers who themselves have KMP Certifications and are a part of professionals practicing Kanban.  

Our KSD course focuses on engaging interaction. Most class time is dedicated to fun exercises, lively discussions, and team collaboration - all facilitated by the trainer. The focus is on practical solutions to real-world challenges drawn from decades of experience as Agile coaches, and leaders in Kanban environments.  

Yes, your course material will be provided in advance. You will receive an email with a link to set your password a few days in advance of the scheduled course. You will have access to the study plan and all the course material.  

The course material comprises of the course schedule or study plan, workbooks and all relevant assignments, assessments, or case studies.  

The sessions would be auto recorded on our LMS, subject to permission by KU and the instructor. Based on the permissions, you would have lifetime access to the video recordings of the sessions as well.

No, you will not yet be able to join the training through phone or tab. Please be prepared to join the training on your laptop or desktop.  

If you get disconnected during the training, you will have the option to re-join within about half an hour subject to accreditation body guidelines and the instructor’s preference.  

Our workshops are currently held online. Anyone with stable internet connectivity, from any desired place across the world, can benefit from the workshop and get certified as a Professional Agile Leader. You can check out the schedules here.

You will receive a registration link from us to your e-mail id. You can set your password, log in and start your immersive learning journey.  

If you miss a class, you can access the recordings of the sessions, provided Kanban University and the instructor have permitted recordings. At the beginning of every session, there will also be a 10-12-minute recapitulation of the previous class.   

This is an instructor led live training. There will not be any recordings of the session. 

We currently use the Zoom platform for video conferencing and will soon be adding more integrations with Webex and Microsoft Teams. However, all the sessions and the recordings will be available right from within our learning platform. Learners will not need to wait for any notifications or links or install any additional software.  

Yes, there will be other participants who will actively participate in the class remotely. They can attend online training from office, home, or any other suitable place.  

In case of any queries, our support team is available to you 24/7 via the Help and Support section. You can also reach out to your workshop manager on your workshop group messenger.

Should you have any more questions, please email us at support@knowledgehut.com and we will be happy to get back to you.  

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KMP I: Kanban System Design (KU) Course Course in Columbia, MD

Consistently rated as among the most liveable cities in America, Columbia was planned to be a city of conveniences giving its citizens the best of what America has to offer. Built around a General Electric Appliance plant, the factory was a huge economic driver in the early years. Today the plant is defunct but other sectors such as retail, wholesale, technology, healthcare and real estate have been booming in and around the city. Top notch companies here include PetMeds, MICROS Systems, Integral Systems, Arbitron and several others. The city is surrounded by three beautiful lakes that offer plenty of recreation facilities. The city also has well-established community centres that promote arts and culture. KnowledgeHut offers several courses that will help you start off your career in Columbia including, PRINCE2, PMP, PMI-ACP, CSM, CEH, CSPO, Scrum & Agile, MS courses, Big Data Analysis, Apache Hadoop, SAFe Practitioner, Agile User Stories, CASQ, CMMI-DEV and others. Note: Please note that the actual venue may change according to convenience, and will be communicated after the registration.

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