Accredited Course, Helps you get qualified and become immediately productive as a member of a agile/project environment
Becoming Agile as an organization initiates a change within the organizational culture. It requires embracing a different set of value and principles, and thereby establishing a mindset strongly based on collaboration and focused on delivering customer value.
This two days course is designed for individuals who are responsible for product and project delivery or is part of a delivery or service team. Kanban works across all levels of an organisation, from senior members of staff to members of delivery teams and is appropriate for anyone wishing to improve their working environment and delivery capability.
This course prepares you for an internationally recognised qualification in Kanban, KanBan Management Professional KMP1 from the Lean Kanban University (LKU). It is a highly interactive 2-day introduction to Kanban System Design and provides an engaging introduction to the Kanban management method.
Kanban is a method of organizing and managing professional services work. It uses Lean concepts such as limiting work in progress to improve results. A Kanban system is means of limiting work-in-progress and signaling when capacity is available to start new work. It is a evolutionary approach to change management by starting with respecting current job titles, encouraging acts of leadership, and agreeing to pursue incremental change that evolves business processes using a Kaizen approach to mitigate risks.
Location and Dates
London - 22-23 July, 16-17 Sept, 19-20 Oct (Weekend) 28-29 Oct, 02-03 Dec
Bristol - TBC
Dublin - 07-08 Oct
This 2-day hands-on course follows the official Lean Kanban University (LKU) syllabus. You will be involved in regular hands-on exercises and discussions that will provide a robust understanding of the Kanban principles and practices, and practical experience of how Kanban helps individuals, teams and organisations to balance the workload, visualise work and improve the delivery of high-quality products.
Next Steps: The Kanban Management Professional is broken down into 2 core certifications KMP1 & KMP2.
a) Lean Kanban Foundation – Certified Kanban Systems Design KMP 1 (2 Day)
b) Lean Kanban Practitioner – Certified Kanban Management Professional KMP 2 (2 Day)
completing these 2 separtely or combined will earn you the Kanban Management Professional accreditation.
1) Are there any prerequisites to take the course?
Familiarity with projects, agility and Project management is useful but not essential.
2) Who should take this course?
Audience: Senior Management; Programme & Project Managers; Product Managers, Product Owners and Business Analysts; Scrum Masters, Team Leads and Change Agents; Scrum Team Members; Product & Software Developers & Testers; Agile Coaches & Practitioners, Other roles such as HR and Finance professionals
This is an accredited course eligible for 15 CPDs/PDUs/SEUs and prepares you for a certification in Kanban Management professional
3) What will students achieve or be able to do after taking your course?
a)Design a Kanban system using Systems Thinking Approach to Introducing Kanban (STATIK)
b)Use pull-based workflow and limit work-in-progress to increase efficiency
c)Identify and implement classes of service
d) Establish policies for teams delivery
e) Eligible for 15 PDUs/CPDs/SEUs
SPOCE delivers accredited training courses across the country. The following is a list of SPOCE's training venues. Residential accommodation (A) can be arranged at our Bournemouth venue. Refreshments (R) are provided at all venues. Lunch (L) is also provided at all venues except London.
Birmingham (L,R) - Hallmark Hotel - Strathallan, 225 Hagley Road, Edgbaston, Birmingham, West Midlands, B16 9RY
Bournemouth - West Cliff (A,L,R) - Hallmark Hotel - West Cliff, Durley Chine Road, Bournemouth, Dorset, BH2 5JS
Bournemouth - East Cliff (A,L,R) - Hallmark Hotel Bournemouth East Cliff, East Overcliff Drive, Bournemouth BH1 3AN
Bournemouth - Best Western Royale (A,L,R) - The Best Western Hotel Royale, 16 Gervis Road, Bournemouth, BH1 3EQ
Bournemouth - The Cumberland(A,L,R) - The Cumberland, East Overcliff Drive, Bournemouth, BH1 3AF
Bournemouth - The Suncliff (A,L,R) - The Suncliff Hotel, East Overcliff Drive, Bournemouth, BH1 3AG
Bournemouth - The Trouville Hotel (A,L,R) - The Trouville Hotel, 5-7 Priory Road, Bournemouth, Dorset, BH2 5DH
Brighton (L,R) - Holiday Inn Brighton Seafront, 137 King’s Road, Brighton, B1 2JF
Bristol (L,R) - Arnos Manor Hotel, 470 Bath Road, Avon, Bristol, BS4 3HQ
Cardiff (L,R) - Jurys Inn Cardiff, Park Place, Cardiff, CF10 3DN
Cambridge (L,R) - Hallmark Hotel Cambridge, Bar Hill, Cambridge CB23 8EU
Canterbury (L,R) - Best Western Abbots Barton Hotel, 36 New Dover Road, Canterbury, Kent, CT1 3DU
Coventry (L,R) - The Welcome Centre, 47 Parkside, Coventry CV1 2HG
Exeter (L,R) - Gipsy Hill Hotel, Gipsy Hill Lane, Exeter EX1 3RN
Fleet (L,R) - GBS Corporate, Ancells Business Park, Oakmere, Barley Way, Fleet, Hampshire GU51 2UT
Leeds (L,R) - Mercure Leeds, Otley Road, Leeds LS16 8AG
Leicester (L,R) - Devonshire Place, 78 London Rd, Leicester LE2 0RA
Liverpool (L,R) - Jurys Inn, 31 Keel Wharf, Liverpool, L3 4FN
London (R) - SPOCE, 2nd Floor, New London House, 6 London Street, London, EC3R 7LP
London (R) - ITIL - SPOCE, 9 Devonshire Square, London EC2M 4YF
Manchester (L,R) - Trafford Hall Hotel, 23 Talbot Rd, Stretford, Manchester M16 0PE
Milton Keynes (L,R) - Hotel Novotel Milton Keynes, Saxon St, Heelands, Milton Keynes MK13 7RA
Newcastle (L,R) - Ramada Encore Newcastle-Gateshead, Hawks Road, Gateshead Quays, Newcastle Upon Tyne, NE8 3AD
Nottingham (L,R) - Eastwood Hall, Mansfield Road, Eastwood, Nottingham, NG16 3SS
Norwich (L,R) - Mercure Norwich Hotel, 121-131 Boundary Road, Norwich, NR3 2BA
Oxford (L,R) - Oxford Milton Hill House, Steventon, Abingdon, Oxford, OX13 6AF
Portsmouth (L,R) - Best Western Royal Beach Hotel, St Helens Parade, Portsmouth, PO4 0RN
Plymouth (L,R) - Future Inn Plymouth, 1 William Prance Road, Plymouth International Business Park, PL6 5ZD
Reading (L,R) - Best Western Reading Calcot Hotel, Bath Rd, Calcot, Reading RG31 7QN
Sheffield (L,R) - Sheffield Metropolitan Hotel, Blonk Street, Sheffield, S1 2AU
Southampton (L,R) - Lancaster Court, Barnes Wallis Road, Fareham, Hampshire. PO15 5TU
Southampton (L,R) - The Learning Centre, 14 Annealing Close, Eastleigh, Hants, SO50 9PX
Stoke-on-Trent (L,R) - Quality Hotel Stoke, 66 Trinity Street, Hanley, Stoke-On-Trent, ST1 5NB
Swansea (L,R) - Mercure Swansea, Phoenix Way, Swansea, West Glamorgan, SA7 9EG
York (L,R) - Hotel 53, 53 Piccadilly, York YO1 9PL