Team Kanban Practitioner

Team Kanban Practitioner (TKP)

  • 8 Hours of Live Instructor-Led Online Training
  • Course fee includes certification fee
  • Earn 8 PDUs and 8 SEUs
  • Free download of "Kanban: Successful Evolutionary Change for your Technology Business" e-book by David J Anderson
  • Hands-on, interactive course led by industry experts
  • Learn through case studies and simulations

This 1-day Team Kanban Practitioner workshop is an introductory course that can be your launchpad to this methodology, considered to be an ‘alternative path to agility’. You will learn the core concepts of Kanban, and through real-life case studies and examples, gain an understanding of its principles and practices. Learn how Kanban can benefit a project management team, improve collaboration and enable better visualization of project goals and resources. Discover how this methodology can improve working environments across all levels of your organization.

On completion of this course, you will get the Team Kanban Practitioner (TKP) designation. This will indicate that you have completed your training, and have gained an understanding of Team Kanban concepts based on the Kanban Method.

This is a foundational course and there are no prerequisites.

However, to grasp the concepts more easily, course participants are encouraged to have read "Kanban: Successful Evolutionary Change for your Technology Business" by David J Anderson.

This course has a wide audience, and is suggested for anyone interested in Kanban, presently working in any industry.

Previous attendees of this course include (but are not limited to) these roles:

  • Senior Management Roles
  • Program and Project Managers
  • Product Managers and Product Owners
  • Business Analysts
  • Scrum Masters, Team Leads and Change Agents
  • Scrum Team Members
  • Product & Software Developers & Testers
  • Agile Coaches & Practitioners
  • HR and Finance professionals
  • Anyone who has worked with Agile (Scrum, XP, DSDM or other frameworks) and wishes to explore an alternative path to Agility

On completion of this course, you will get clarity on:

  • The principles and practices of Kanban
  • How to design and implement a Kanban board
  • How to visualize different types of work and identify the associated risks
  • Understand the benefits of improving flow using WIP limits
  • How to run Kanban meetings and help the team to self-manage and focus on work
  • Enhancing quality and value through the Kanban methodology
  • How to proceed to the next level using Kanban

Here's what you will get:

  • Interactive 1-day training from an Accredited Kanban Trainer
  • Course eBook
  • A digital copy of the book "Kanban: Successful Evolutionary Change for your Technology Business" by David J. Anderson.
  • Digital Certificate of Completion of Lean Kanban University
  • Team Kanban Practitioner (TKP) credential certificate, TKP badge on KU website
  • Membership of Kanban University
  • Profile listing on the Kanban University (KU) alumni page.

On completion of the course, you could apply for Professional Development Units (PDUs) and Scrum Education Units (SEUs) as below:

  • 8 PDUs from Project Management Institute (PMI)®
  • 8 SEUs from Scrum Alliance

The course follows the official KU Certified Kanban syllabus. This 1-day class covers 4 modules of 90 minutes each, and touches upon the following topics:

  • · Introduction and Survey
  • · Using Kanban to address overburdening
  • · Principles & Practices of the Kanban Method
  • · Meanings of Kanban
  • · Basic Kanban concepts
  • · Overview of Kanban Cadences
  • o Daily standup meeting
  • o Replenishment meeting
  • · Lean Kanban interactive simulation
  • · Board designs (including Personal Kanban)
  • · WIP limits
  • · Types of Risk
  • · Kanban board design exercise


Kanban’s focus on reducing bottlenecks and streamlining service deliveries has made it a very popular alternative path to agility, especially for teams that have not found the success they seek with other Agile frameworks. This one-day course and certification will help your team to understand foundational concepts of Kanban and collaborate together to improve team performance. The Team Kanban Practitioner certificate will validate your knowledge to prospective employers and enhance your value on a team that uses Kanban.
Completion of the 1-day training will give you the Team Kanban Practitioner (TKP) from Kanban University. There is no certification exam for this course. You will also get membership of Kanban University, and your profile listing on the Kanban University (KU) alumni page.
The Team Kanban Practitioner certificate is valid for a lifetime.

The registration fee includes the training fee, the study material provided, and Membership of Kanban University. On completing this course, you will get the Team Kanban Practitioner (TKP) credential.

Besides this, all registered participants can get a digital copy of the book "Kanban: Successful Evolutionary Change for your Technology Business" by David J. Anderson, which is suggested as a prerequisite before undertaking the course, so that you can grasp the concepts quickly.

You can earn up to 8 PDUs and 8 SEUs by attending the 1-day Team Kanban Practitioner training program.
The Project Management Institute issues the Professional Development Units (PDUs) and the Scrum Alliance issues the Scrum Educational Units (SEUs) to the candidate after the completion of any certification course. They are given to recognize the participation of the professional and to authenticate the knowledge of the principles and practices taught. To hold your certification from the Scrum Alliance, you should earn a particular number of SEUs every two years. Similarly, to hold your certification from PMI, you should earn a particular number of PDUs every three years.
PDUs and SEUs recognize your dedication to the global Project Management/Agile and Scrum community. They are required for recertification and to maintain your PMI or Scrum Alliance credential in good standing. You can learn more about PDUs here and about SEUs here.
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After completing the Team Kanban Practitioner (TKP) course, you can go on to undertake the KMP I and KMP II courses from Kanban University.

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