A Kaizen Lead is someone who is involved with a Lean improvement initiative at any level of the organization and within any department.The course is designed for IT practitioners interested in expanding their practical knowledge and skills to lead targeted Lean improvement initiatives focused on continual service improvement, including:
Participants must hold the LITA Lean IT Foundation certificate.
The 3 days course is very comprehensive and teaches you how to be a highly effective Lean Kaizen Lead. During the course you will:
Kaizen is an improvement philosophy in which continuous, incremental improvement occurs over a sustained period of time, creating more value and less waste, resulting in increased speed, lower costs and improved quality.
This is a handson 3 days course that teaches and equips individuals to define, facilitate and lead Lean IT Kaizen improvement initiatives. The course teaches students how to effectively use the Six Sigma DMAIC (Define, Measure, Analyze, Improve, Control) improvement model leveraging the Lean A3 problem identification and planning tool to complete a full improvement cycle.
This certification course provides you with the knowledge, skills and methodology required to identify, plan and implement incremental service and process improvements focused on improving the efficiency and effectiveness of any process or value stream. It also you prepares for the Lean IT Association Kaizen certification exam.
LITA (Lean IT Association) Lean IT Kaizen Certificate. The LITA Lean IT Kaizen exams are delivered by PeopleCert.
Recommended Reading:The Lean Six Sigma Pocket Toolbook — Michael L. George, John Maxey, David Rowlands and Malcolm UptonManaging to Learn — John Shook