Lean Kanban Immersion

Merging Lean Thinking and Kanban to Improve Development

Course Information


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In this fun and interactive 2-day Lean Kanban Immersion course, learn how the Lean thinking principles of continuous improvement and waste elimination can be integrated with Kanban visualization methods to improve software development.

With this 2-day Lean Kanban Immersion course, you’ll earn 14 Professional Development Units (PDUs) towards your PMP-ACP® or PMP® Certification or maintenance of your PMP® credentials. PDUs can be claimed online through the Project Management Institute (PMI®).

PMP-ACP®, PMP®, PMI® is registered mark of the Project Management Institute, Inc.

Ideal For:

Anyone involved with the software development process.

TR – Agile Project Management – Lean Kanban Immersion

This was a fun course. Learning Kanban by practice will help make it easier to apply the methodology after training.



Learning Objectives & Approach:

This course is presented through a balance of discussions, exercises, and Kanban simulation.

Upon completion, participants will be able to identify the characteristics of Lean and Kanban as they relate to software and understand how to leverage Kanban to identify bottlenecks and improve processes.

Key Topics:

  • The history of Lean thinking
  • The 7 types of waste and how they correspond to software development
  • The core Agile values and how they relate to Lean
  • Distinguish between theory and actionable practices
  • The characteristics of Scrum
  • The characteristics of Kanban
  • Leverage Kanban to identify bottlenecks and improve process
  • Map a Value Stream
  • Establish Work In Progress (WIP) limits
  • Plan for releases using Kanban
  • Report status and tracking progress
  • Apply common cadences (daily meetings, reviews, retrospectives, planning, etc.)
  • Create a visual Kanban board
  • Avoid common traps and pitfalls


Lean Kanban Immersion

  • 8:30am - 4:30pm

Courses are also offered privately to teams and organizations looking for more immersive training.

Mentoring services are also available to reinforce or advance learned principles and practices.

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* Cost is per participant in Canadian dollars plus GST

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