Lean Leadership Certificate Program

Organization: Lean Training Online

Created by: Darren Dolcemascolo


Our online Lean Leadership Certificate program will equip participants with facilitation, coaching, and leadership competencies in Lean Management. Participants will learn how to apply essential Leadership concepts of lean including Strategy Deployment (Hoshin Kanri), Value Stream Mapping and Management, A3 Problem Solving methods and coaching, Leader Standard Work, Daily Management, Daily Kaizen, and Kaizen Event planning and facilitation.   The program also provides students with multiple templates that they can modify to suit their own needs.


The program covers the following subject matter:


  • Lean Overview 
  • A3 Problem Solving 
  • Team Facilitation 
  • Change Management
  • Problem Solving Tools: Five Why's, Cause and Effect Diagram, Pareto Diagram, Process Mapping 
  • Problem Solving Coaching 
  • PDCA (Plan Do Check Act) 
  • Kaizen Event: Planning and Facilitation 
  • Daily Kaizen / Improvement and Coaching Kata 
  • Strategy Deployment / Hoshin Kanri using A3 
  • Lean Metrics 
  • Implementation Strategy 
  • Lean Culture and Organizational Issues 
  • 7 Wastes 
  • Value Stream Mapping for Manufacturing, Healthcare, and Business Processes 
  • Operational Stability 
  • Standardized Work 
  • Leveling Production (Heijunka) 
  • Continuous Flow and Pull Systems 
  • Lean Daily Management System
  • Leader Standard Work


Download Sample LeanLeadershipCertificateProgram-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.