Lean Certification (Instructor Led): Certified Lean Practitioner
Over an 8-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).
Lean Certification Program Outline
|Session Dates||Topic Covered|
|February 15-16, 2017||Lean Leadership, A3 Thinking for Strategy and Problem Solving, Facilitation Skills, Kaizen Workshops, Daily Kaizen Using the Improvement Kata.|
|March 15-16, 2017||Value Stream Mapping and Management|
|April 12-13, 2017||Implementing Flow and Pull: Inventory Management, Kanban, Workcells, Standard Work, 5S, Visual Controls, and Mistake Proofing|
|May 10-11, 2017||Lean Tools for Stabilizing and Improving Equipment Performance: Total Productive Maintenance and Quick Changeover, plus Student Project Presentations|
Lean Certification Program (8 Days)
Spring 2017 Dates: (8-day program) February 15-16; March 15-16; April 12-13; May 10-11
Time: 8:30am - 4:30pm
Location: Doubletree Club Hotel Orange County Airport, 7 Hutton Centre Drive, Santa Ana, CA
Instructor: Darren Dolcemascolo
Price: $2495 (early registration by 12/31/2016) / $2695 (regular registration)
Price includes books, materials, and lunch at instructor-led sessions.