Lean Practitioner Certification
Learn the skills and tools needed so you can effectively implement Lean in your organization.
In today’s competitive environment, manufacturing companies need to focus on Lean operations by identifying and implementing best practices and actively participating in the ongoing reduction of waste.
THIS CERTIFICATION WILL HELP YOU
- Solve Problems by Getting to the Root Cause
- Eliminate Waste
- Sustain Your Improvements
How can you learn the skills and techniques necessary to implement Lean in your organization? Start by becoming Lean Practitioner Certified. The Lean Practitioner Certification is a practical application program that includes:
- Practical, interactive workshops with current examples
- Online practice exams after each required workshop
- Two application projects with measurable company benefits
- Online tools and templates to help implement techniques learned
- Online coaching to help you apply what you learn
Learning to See Waste
Creating Process Maps
Root Cause Analysis
Learning to Solve Problems
Visual Management & 5S Improvements
- Mistake Proofing
- Setup Reduction
- Kaizen Rapid Improvement
PLUS! Practical Coaching
A coach will guide you through the process to apply what you learn, show measurable benefit, and present your leadership project to your peers
Member companies: $2,100
Non-member companies: $2,500
THE PROCESS TO BECOME CERTIFIED
Enroll in certification
Apply new skills
See your team succeed
“The Lean Practitioner Certification program was a great experience for me. It gave me the opportunity to interact with people with various expertise while learning and putting to use many improvement tools. It has taught me to think outside of the box and focus on continuous improvement on a daily basis.”
Paula Germscheid, Shipping and Receiving Manager, Starkey Hearing Technologies
FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS
What is the time commitment for the certification?
Workshops, project, and final presentation may be completed in 6-8 months
What happens if I miss a class?
We recommend attending the next available workshop
What type of projects will participants complete?