Course #:TP2798

Kanban Overview Training

Organizations are increasingly moving towards finding ways to cut waste and optimize their processes. More and more companies are adopting Lean and Kanban methods as part of their approach to work management.   Kanban works great for projects and initiatives, production support, or smaller initiative, or for team with constantly shifty priorities. This course will help you understand how Agile, Kanban and Scrum can be utilized to deliver value for your organization!

Objectives

  • Agile Overview
  • What is Kanban?
  • Comparing Kanban, Scrum, Scrumban
  • Eliminating Sources of Waste in Development
  • Value Stream Mapping
  • Real World Examples of Kanban
  • Visualizing the Workflow
  • Understanding Classes of Service (type of work)
  • Moving work items through the Process Flow
  • Metrix

Duration

One Day

Outline of Kanban Overview Training

  • Agile Overview
  • What is Kanban?
  • Lean in a Nutshell
  • What is Scrum and how can it fit into Kanban.
  • Comparing Kanban, Scrum, Scrumban
  • Eliminating Sources of Waste in Development
  • Value Stream Mapping
  • Real World Examples of Kanban
  • Visualizing the Workflow
  • Limit work to capacity
  • Measuring Lead/Cycle Time
  • Understanding Classes of Service (type of work)
  • Make Measurement Visible
  • Defining Your Team’s Policies and ‘Pull’ Criteria
  • Creating your first Kanban wall
  • Moving work items through the Process Flow
  • Metrix
  • Optimizing Flow, Relieving Bottlenecks, Optimize WIP Limits
We regularly offer classes in these and other cities. Atlanta, Austin, Baltimore, Calgary, Chicago, Cleveland, Dallas, Denver, Detroit, Houston, Jacksonville, Miami, Montreal, New York City, Orlando, Ottawa, Philadelphia, Phoenix, Pittsburgh, Seattle, Toronto, Vancouver, Washington DC.