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Lean Certification Series
Lean Certification Series

Designed for: Organizational Professionals at all levels and Departments

Based on Toyota teachings, the certification series provides participants from a variety of industries a hands-on coach led True Lean rigorous lab and classroom certification program to implement the True lean Model and create an engaged culture of continuous improvement that impacts operations at every level.

Executive Series
Lean Executive Leadership Institute

Designed for: Executives and Transformational Leaders

Based on the Toyota Way and Toyota Production Systems (TPS), Executives and Transformational Leaders from a variety of industries learn how to apply True Lean Principles and Practices, Team performance expectations, and implement the True Lean Model to maximize efficiency, transformational leadership and deliver long-term sustainability.

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Executive Coaching

Designed for: Executives and Transformational Leaders

Working with True Lean Coaches, executives learn True Lean principles and practices and develop a strategy that aligns lean thinking to your business priorities and objectives.

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Process / Model Area Development Coaching

Designed for: Organizational Professionals at all levels and Departments

Working with True Lean coaches, develop your Team Members’ skills to implement True Lean and move beyond simply applying lean tools to creating a hands-on working and learning environment.

Lean Systems Lab
Onsite GAP Assessment

Designed for: Organizational Professionals at all levels and Departments

Conducted onsite by True Lean coaches, the criteria is to assess the current state vs. the True Lean ideal state of the organization. We then partner with you to prioritize the gaps and implement a Master Transition Plan aligned with your priorities and objectives.

Lean Classroom
The People Side of True Lean™

Designed for: Organizational Professionals at all levels and Departments

The Cultural DNA Piece of True Lean. True Lean coaches partner with you on the critical principles, people strategies and leadership behaviors necessary to achieve mutual trust and two-way communication with team members.

Lean Systems Lab
Eight-Step Problem Solving

Designed for: Organizational Professionals at all levels and Departments

Systematic problem-solving is a core element of True Lean. We partner with you on the Toyota 8-step problem solving method and guiding principles to implement effective continuous learning and improvement to all levels in your organization.

Lean Systems Lab
Total Productive Maintenance (TPM)

Designed for: Organizational Professionals at all levels and Departments

Based on the Toyota Global Standard for Total Productive Maintenance, True Lean coaches partner with you on the essential pillars of TPM, establishing effective Preventive, Periodic, and Predictive Maintenance systems, and controlling costs.

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Hoshin Kanri

Designed for: Organizational Professionals at all levels and Departments

Working with True Lean coaches, learn how Hoshin Kanri establishes and manages targets and goals that align resources toward breakthrough improvements in performance. We partner with you on addressing business needs effectively through the application of systematic problem-solving to plan and align company resources.

Student Lean Certification Course

Designed for: Full-time students currently enrolled at UK or another college/university. 

A unique week-long non-academic certification course especially for UK students. It’s even scheduled to accommodate your academic schedule during summer break – the week after Spring semester ends and the week prior to the start of Fall semester. You will NOT receive any credit towards your degree, but you will receive a Lean Certification to add to your resume.