Certified Kanban System Design

What if you could develop and deliver high-quality products and services faster, reliably and predictably?

Lean Kanban University developed Kanban System Design course after extensive observation and feedback of what makes an organisation successful in service delivery and continues this research. Value Glide delivers the Certified Kanban System Design both locally and globally and is a member of Lean Kanban University.

The Kanban system design workshop is aimed at anyone in development/delivery of products or services where faster time to market and effective ways of working that ensure reliable and predictable service delivery with quality are key differentiators.

This 2-day highly interactive workshop covers how Lean Kanban helps teams; leaders and managers deliver quality services, faster, reliably and predictably more effectively.

It will guide you through the fundamentals of Lean Kanban and how you can apply Lean Kanban method in your organisation to visualise your demand, your workflow and flow efficiency. You will learn how to use this information to carry out purposeful change and improve your service delivery.


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You will learn techniques to help you create better reliability and predictability and be able to:

  • Take an active role in your team’s adoption of Kanban
  • Explain the day-to-day operation and maintenance of kanban systems

  • Explain the key concepts of a kanban system

  • Effectively communicate and take an active role in resolving issues affecting flow of work

  • Explain the service delivery measures, why we have them, what are they, and how they help you improve your kanban system

  • Explain your team’s service delivery capability (sources & types of demand, failure & value demand, completion time and rate for each demand type & source)

    Kanban System Design


2018 Training Schedule

“I will now rollout the Kanban principles across the organisation.”
“Can this improve our current process – the answer is yes!”
“Excellent workshop, interactive and hands-on.”

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The course covers
  • Lean Kanban principles
  • Map your current system
  • Type of work, frequency, variable size
  • Identify your classes of service and demand
  • Measure your current system capability
  • Impact of work in process
  • Transitioning to a pull based system
  • Managing Flow
  • Using measures to gain insight
  • Evolutionary change
  • Building a daily improvement cadence

On successful completion you will be able to

  • Understand your demand sources and types
  • Measure your system's capability in meeting your purpose
  • Measure the impact of failure demand
  • Visualise your current system
  • Define explicit policies
  • Identify areas for improvement
  • Fulfil the Kanban Management Professional KMP I


This course is suitable for professionals across all industries who want to improve service delivery and deliver more often with higher quality. This course is relevant to everyone involved in services delivery and management. Including

  • Managers
  • Delivery Managers
  • Project Managers
  • Product Managers
  • Product Designers
  • Software Product Developers
  • Delivery team members (Test specialist, Business Analysts, Administrators)

Nader Talai

Trainer of this course I Business agility consultant

Nader Talai is Business Agility Consultant at Value Glide, where he helps our clients to accelerate their business agility transformations.

Nader started his agile journey in 2002 with extreme programming he continues to learn more about lean and agile methods and principles as well as systems thinking, the theory of constraints, complexity and other related topics.