Kanban System Design

For GovTechies only
Programme Code D217
Applications Development
Learning Partner(s)
2 Days
Format In-person
Agile Methodologies Tools & Delivery
Job Roles
Public Service Officer (non-ICT&SS) ICT&SS Professional Digital Service Manager Digital Business Analyst Project Manager (Agile) Delivery Manager


Learn the powerful art of Kanban System Design and unlock efficiency in managing projects. The Kanban System Design programme provides the foundational background of The Kanban Method and guides you through the process of understanding systems, so as to design an appropriate Kanban system to meet your needs. By understanding the core concepts of The Kanban Method, you will be able to design a Kanban system to improve visibility, communication, and collaboration within your team.

Key Takeaways

At the end of this programme, you will be able to:
  • Understand the basics, motivation and benefits of The Kanban Method
  • Experience flow in a simulation of a Kanban system
  • Learn how to run the Kanban meetings to focus on the work and allow the team to organise around it
  • Build and design a Kanban system using the STATIK approach
  • Become faster and more responsive, with better risk management and governance.
  • Understand “Pull” systems and how they help reduce overburdening
  • Learn how to utilise key metrics such as Lead Time, Run Charts, and Cumulative Flow Diagrams to make continuous improvements

Who Should Attend

Please refer to the job roles section.


You are expected to have read “Kanban” by David J Anderson or “Kanban from the Inside” by Mike Burrows.

Programme Structure

This programme will cover the following topics:
  • 6 General Practices of the Kanban Method
  • Experience Simulation of Flow
  • Helping the Team to Self-Organise with Kanban Cadences
  • Designing a Kanban System Using the STATIK Method
  • Using Pull Systems to Reduce Overburdening
  • Using Flow Metrics for Continuous Improvement

You will receive a certificate of completion for the Kanban System Design programme. If you have completed this programme and the Kanban Systems Improvements programme, you will receive the Kanban Management Professional (KMP) credential.

This programme is complimentary.

Upcoming Classes

Class 1
30 May 2024 to 31 May 2024 (Full Time)
Duration: 2 days
When: May - 30, 31
Time : 9:00am - 5:00pm
Class 2
18 Jun 2024 to 19 Jun 2024 (Full Time)
Duration: 2 days
When: Jun - 18, 19
Time : 9:00 AM to 5:00 PM

This programme is specifically for GovTech Officers only. Please click on the Register button to enrol via Workday.