Lean Certification: Certified Lean Practitioner

Organization: Lean Training Online

Created by: Darren Dolcemascolo


Our self-paced online lean certification program covers all of the topics our classroom version covers and results in the designation of Certified Lean Practitioner. The format includes audio-visual presentation, case studies / readings, direct application of the concepts through projects, and test completion. And, just as our classroom version does, students will have the ability to contact the instructor with questions, requests for feedback on ideas, and advice on projects. The program is self-paced and up to 12 months are allotted to complete it. Upon completion, students will receive a lean manufacturing certificate (Certified Lean Practitioner) and 6 CEU's (Continuing Education Units).

Upon completion of the program including the audio-visual presentation, readings, test, and project, students will have applied and will have demonstrated application of the following subject matter:

  • Lean Principles

  • 7 Wastes

  • Value Stream Mapping

  • Operational Stability

  • Standardized Work

  • Leveling Production (Heijunka)

  • 5S Visual Workplace

  • Total Productive Maintenance (TPM)

  • Overall Equipment Effectiveness (OEE)

  • Autonomous Maintenance

  • Quick Changeover / Single Minute Exchange of Die (SMED)

  • One Piece Flow / Continuous Flow

  • Cellular Layouts

  • Kanban Systems

  • Replenishment and Sequential Pull Systems

  • FIFO Flow

  • Mistake Proofing

  • Team Facilitation

  • Change Management
  • Problem Solving Methodologies

  • Five Why's

  • Fishbone Diagram

  • PDCA (Plan Do Check Act)

  • Kaizen Events

  • Policy Deployment

  • Lean Metrics

  • Implementation Strategy

  • Lean Culture and Organizational Issues

  • Lean Product Development

  • Design for Manufacturability

  • Customer Requirements

Download Sample LeanCertificationProgram-CourseDescription.pdf ~ (1.48 MB)

Our Mission:

To create value for our clients by helping them to build the internal capability they need to create value for their customers.