Lean Certification (Instructor Led): Certified Lean Practitioner
Over an 6-day period, our lean experts will guide you through a series of course work, hands-on projects and simulations. You will learn how to apply major methodologies of lean including Strategy Deployment, A3 Problem Solving, Value Stream Mapping, Kaizen Events, and Daily Kaizen utilizing the Improvement Kata and the Coaching Kata. Within the context of continuous improvement, you will learn how and when to apply the tools of lean including 5S, Continuous Flow Cells, Standard Work, Kanban and Pull Systems, Total Productive Maintenance, Quick Changeover, Visual Management and Controls, and Mistake Proofing. Certification requires the completion of a lean project in your own company – to reinforce the learning and achieve real results in your specific environment. This program results in a Lean Certificate (Certified Lean Practitioner).
Are you looking for our live, virtual version of this training that you can attend without travel from the convenience of your home or office? Visit our Virtual Lean Certification Program.
Lean Certification Program Outline
|Day 1||Value Stream Mapping (including hands-on team mapping activity).|
|Day 2||Continuous Flow and Pull Systems (including simulation)|
|Day 3||Kaizen Events / Team Facilitation and A3 Problem Solving (including team exercises)|
|Between Sessions||4 Week Break for Students to Work on Projects and interact with instructor as needed|
|Day 4||Lean and Value Stream Mapping for Administrative / 5S|
|Day 5||5S Continued, Visual Controls, Mistake Proofing, Total Productive Maintenance, SMED (Quick Changeover)|
|Day 6||Lean Leadership: Strategy, Metrics, and Daily Management; Student Presentations of Project Progress/Coaching from Instructor|
|Online / After Sessions||Final Project Submission and Online Certification Test|
Lean Certification Program (6 Days)
Dates: TBD 2024
Time: 8:30am - 4:30pm
Location: Fairfield Inn and Suites, 1929 Palomar Oaks Way, Carlsbad, CA 92011
Instructor: Darren Dolcemascolo
Price: $2795 (early registration - 30 Days Before Session) / $2995 (regular registration)
Price includes books, materials, and lunch at instructor-led sessions.