Obeya Builder Training

1 July, 2024Hilversum, The Netherlands

2 days
In Person
Agile Leadership
Product Leader
Scrum Master

The Obeya builder training is an in-depth and practical program on the technicalities of building an Obeya room. Follow this two-day course to learn how to design an (digital) Obeya room, how to deal with information and data, and how to structure and visualize information into a dynamic and connected plan towards long-term value in aid of a collective learning process.

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2 days


09:00 – 17:00









What will you learn?

During this Obeya Builder training, you will uncover the synergy between the roles of Obeya Host and Builder and learn essential structuring techniques for effective Obeya rooms. You will learn about information categorization methods, Visual Management practices for optimal impact, and the strategic collection and utilization of data. By the end, you will have the prowess to structure information, foster long-term value, and boost decision-making efficiency.

Key takeaways

  1. Design structured, dynamic Obeya rooms and streamline information categorization.
  2. Visualize data for collective insights based on best practices.
  3. Enable proficient data collection strategies for decision cycle empowerment.
  4. Enhance Agile and Lean practices and boost your Obeya maturity.


  • Establish learning goals for effective Obeya practices.
  • Prepare for setting up Obeya spaces.
  • Hands-on experience with information categorization.
  • Align purpose, objectives, planning, and information.

Who is it for?

This training is tailor-made for Managers, Scrum Masters, Lean professionals, Consultants, Agile Coaches, and all individuals aiming to enrich their fundamental Obeya skills and seeking quicker decision cycles while enhancing understanding.


Completing the Obeya Fundamentals exam and membership with the Obeya Association is required to follow this course.

Why should I follow this training?

Enhance Decision Power

Craft collective learning environments for better decision cycles.

Boost Expertise

Elevate your Agile and Lean practices to expert levels.

Visualize Effectively

Master data visualization for impactful insights.

Exam and Certification

The Obeya Host exam and certification are included in the training price:

  • Earn your Obeya Certificate by successfully completing the Obeya Builder exam after the course.
  • Take the exam at a time of your choice. 
  • The Obeya Builder Certificate demonstrates your expertise and proficiency in Obeya. In addition, you receive a one-year free membership to the Obeya Association Community. 
  • Please note that for this course, a prior Obeya Fundamentals certification is required.


Obeya Training Guide

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Download the Xebia Academy Obeya Training Guide for a complete overview of available Obeya training courses. Also, check out the in-company team training solutions and company learning programs we can support you with.

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Obeya in Action Webinar Recording

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Watch the recording of our webinar ‘Obeya in Action’ in which Serge Beaumont and Daniël Burm will talk you through a comprehensive canvas that will empower you with a clear overview of governance and the day-to-day operations required for successful transformation

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What else
should I know?

After registering, you will receive a confirmation email with practical information. A week before the course, we will ask you about any dietary requirements and share literature if you need to prepare.

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Course information

The price includes taking the Obeya Builder exam. 

Travel and accommodation expenses are not included.  

All study materials and a delicious lunch are also included.

Meet the trainers

Laurens Bonnema

Laurens Bonnema is a Professional Scrum Trainer (PST) at Xebia Academy. Other topics: scaling, leadership and Obeya.

Serge Beaumont

Meet Serge Beaumont, trainer at Xebia Academy. Serge teaches a broad range in Agile Scaling training courses.

Merijn Boekel-van den Brink

Merijn Boekel-van den Brink is an Obeya trainer at Xebia Academy. As an work and organizational psychologist, she’s the right person to do so.

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