Kanban training: Kanban Foundation

Kanban is a popular Agile Project Management method to improve your workflow. Do you want to learn the basics of Kanban without spending days searching for information yourself? The Kanban Foundation training will have you sorted in 4 hours!

Your introduction to Kanban!

Kanban is a technique for dynamically managing a knowledge process, making bottlenecks visible and organizing processes smartly. Kanban prescribes a number of steps, such as visualizing the workflow, managing the to-do list in a new way (where the amount of Work In Progress is decisive) and making clear agreements about the way you collaborate. This half day training gives you a glimpse into the world of Kanban. After this introduction you will know the basics, which will help you decide whether Kanban suits your organization.

This Kanban Foundation training is perfect for

Because we start from scratch, you don't need any prior knowledge of Kanban. If you want to know what Kanban means, how it works, what its advantages are and if it is what your organization needs, it's time to follow this training.

What will you learn during this Kanban training?

After half a day of exploring Kanban, you will know what the Kanban approach means, how the system works and you will have gained experience working with Kanban during a simulation.


  • What's Kanban?
  • Change principles and general practices
  • How do the Kanban systems work?
  • The effect of multi-tasking
  • Experience 'work in progress' limits on the flow of work

Kanban Trainers

Your trainer is always an Accredited Kanban Trainer (AKT) with a lot of practical experience. We also call our trainers gurus in their field. They like to share their knowledge and experiences with you during the training!

Kanban Certification

The Kanban Foundation course is not concluded with an exam or certificate. If you continue your Kanban journey with a one of our Professional level courses, you will start obtaining certificates!

Kanban Learning Journey

Kanban is a way of working Agile. Are you eager to deepen your knowledge after this Kanban training? Xebia Academy also offers the Kanban System Design and Kanban Systems Improvement courses, which help you become a certified Kanban Management Professional. Additionally, learn more about the Kanban Maturity Model and the Kanban Coaching Practices to become a certified Kanban Coach Professional.

Yes, I want to discover Kanban!

After registration you will receive a confirmation email with practical information. One week before the training we will ask you about dietary requirements. If preparation is desired, you will also receive the literature via e-mail. Until then!

What else do I need to know?

  • Study materials and a delicious lunch are also included.
  • Travel and accommodation expenses are not included in the price.
  • This training is given in English or Dutch.

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