Team Kanban Practitioner (TKP)

Duration and content of the course: Team Kanban Practitioner is a one-day course about Team Kanban board.

Level of the course: An entry-level interactive course accredited by the Lean-Kanban University (LKU) for team members and team leaders to understand Kanban Method leading to Team Kanban Practitioner (TKP) certification from Lean Kanban University.

Why Kanban and how is it different from other Agile flavors?
Kanban is an evolutionary change management method which enables sustained change by continuously improving the existing system, while some other Agile methods suggest a radical/revolutionary change. Radical or revolutionary change will attract resistance for quick change, while evolutionary change brings in change with least or no resistance to change.

What is the advantage of Kanban course, why should you attend?
The advantage of the Kanban course is that it is a pragmatic, actionable evidence-based course that you can take away and implement for your team from the day after the workshop!

Who Should Attend?
The ideal participants of this class are those who are responsible for improving delivery of products and services to customers of professional service businesses, and also those who contribute at team level or above.
Project Managers, Support Managers, Product Owners, Scrum Masters, Development/QA Team members, Business Analysts, Subject-Matter Experts, Center of Excellence team members, Process Improvement coaches, Executives in change of business transformation, Program Managers, Portfolio Managers, and all other executives who want to bring in a change that is quickly accepted. All attendees will gain a deeper understanding of the benefits of applying Kanban to their existing workflows.

What will you learn?

Team Kanban Practitioner course.
You will understand the evolutionary change and its significance.
Getting Started with Visualization and Limiting Work-in-progress is and start implementing Kanban at Team Level participants will gain sufficient knowledge about the Kanban Method and related topics to get started with introducing Kanban on the existing process and taking that first steps to making it successful.

  • Various styles of team Kanban board
  • How to choose the correct style board for their current way of working.
  • How to collaborate when practicing Kanban at the team level.
  • Implement a Team Kanban Board and get started.
  • A fuller appreciation of service delivery workflow and kanban pull systems
  • Understand the need of why advancing to the next stage of Kanban Management Professional is an important and valuable step on their journey to be agile.


  • Introduction to the Kanban Method
  • Meanings of Kanban
  • Principles & Practices
  • Basic kanban concepts
  • Visual Board
  • Local Cycle Time Metrics
  • WIP
  • Delivery Rate & Little's Law
  • Game Simulation
  • Proto-Kanban
  • Personal Kanban
  • Team Kanban
  • Design a Ticket
  • Design a Kanban Board
  • Risk Dimensions
  • WIP limits
  • Commitment and Replenishment
  • Feedback loops - standup & replenishment
  • Explanation of service delivery workflow kanban
  • Proto-kanban versus full kanban system
  • Overview of STATIK

What will you receive on upon successful completion of this course?

  • Professional Credential Team Kanban Practitioner (TKP) and Certificate from Lean-Kanban University (LKU).
  • Membership of the Lean-Kanban University (LKU).
  • Course material in PDF form.
  • 7 Scrum Education Units (SEU’s) can be claimed for this course and used as part of your Scrum Alliance Certified Scrum Professional application.
  • 7 PDUs for PMI members.