Toyota Kata Discover Creatively

Kata Immersion Week

This course is not scheduled at this time. If you would like to request this course, please email us.

About the Course

 KATA Immersion week is a blend of training, implementation, experience, and coaching to understand and practice Toyota KATA.


  • Kata Experience introductory experience with the 4 steps of the Improvement Kata (IK) and the Coaching Kata (CK)

  • Education: Write the Challenge Statement

  • Introduction to the 4 steps of the Improvement Kata – Current Condition (CC)

  • Teams Go See Current Condition

  • Teams present CC w/metric history

  • Education: Target Condition(TC) & Obstacles materials in class

  • Teams develop Target Condition and 1st obstacles, Select one obstacle

  • Teams Presentation

  • Education: PDCAs and Coaching Kata (CK) materials in class

  • Teams develop 1st PDCA – Go Do

  • Teams Present 1st Full CK cycle with next PDCA step

  • Education: 2nd Coaching Kata (CK) materials .

  • Teams 2nd PDCAs – Go Do

  • Teams Present 2nd Full CK cycle with 2nd CK cycle

Contact Us

Amanda Richter

Amanda Richter

Outreach Programs Coordinator