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Foundational Certification in Kanban (FCKB™)

The Foundational Certification in Kanban (FCKB™) tests your understanding of Kanban, a lean and agile method used by thousands of people and teams globally. The certification will enable you to assess your knowledge of Kanban principles, practices and artifacts. This certification is based on the content covered during the Kanban webinar conducted by

Understand Kanban methodology | Become a Kanban certified Practitioner

Why get a Kanban Fundamentals (FCKB) certification?

The Foundational certification in Kanban (FCKB) is a test of your understanding of the Kanban methodology and is an emerging certification amongst kanban practitioners. Having knowledge of lean and Kanban is indispensable to any job where agile frameworks are being applied. The FCKB certification exam tests your knowledge of several Kanban foundational concepts that one must have an awareness of. Exam topics include what is Kanban, its origins, its relationship with lean practices, kanban principles and practices, kanban board, classes of service and kanban vs scrum. The FCKB certification is valid for a period of 2 years from the date of earning the certification.


30% year on year growth for lean and agile professionals

Kanban specialists earn an average salary of 130,000+

An Industry recognized designation

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Earn Professional Development Units ( PMI PDUs)

Why is Kanban useful?

Kanban was introduced by Toyota in the 1940s to support just-in-time inventory management. Over the next several decades, Kanban expanded into the project management domain and it has established itself as a widely used Agile methodology. The Kanban methodology is now used in a variety of fields and has multiple use cases – which is why a growing number of organizations are either using Kanban on its own or alongside Scrum and Agile frameworks. Kanban's visual and simplistic approach to work scheduling and management has made it a popular framework among folks from various industries such as Information Technology, Manufacturing, healthcare, marketing etc. Kanban's 4 principles and 6 practices serve as the majors pillars that support the successful application and implementation of Kanban. 

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Sample FCKB certificate

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FCKB Certification Badge

The Foundational Certification in Kanban (FCKB™) is valid for a period of 2 years.



The FCKB Exam Format is as follows:

Exam Type: Multiple Choice
No. of Questions: 20
Pass Marks: 15 out of 20 (75%)
Exam Duration: 30 mins

No, the Foundational Certification in Kanban (FCKB) is not free. The cost of FCKB exam is $4.99 USD. It's also included as part of the 'CareerSprints Premium Site Membership' which costs $49.99 USD only for one year.

In order to access the material for the FCKB exam, you'll have to either register for the FCKB exam individually or become a 'CS Premium Site Member'. We'll send you access to the videos and slides which you can use to prepare for the FCKB Exam.

Yes, we have other certifications in Scrum Foundations (FCAS), DevOps (FCDO), Business Analysis Fundamentals (BAF), Product Owner (POF), and Scrum Master (SMF) .

They're included as part of the 'CareerSprints Site Membership'. Along with these certifications, you'll get access to content created by on Scrum, PMP, Kanban, Scrum, Product Owner, Business Analysis, ITIL, DevOps, Lean and PRINCE2.

Once you register for the FCKB exam, we will send you the exam code within 24 hours. If you do not receive your exam code within a day, please send us an email to

You can find out more about the CS site membership by clicking this link here:

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