Lean Master Certificate &
Lean Six Sigma Certifications
Continuing Professional Development
The Workforce & Professional Development Institute
NOTE: Some of these training programs
are Veterans Administration approved for offers a variety of training in Lean and Lean Six Sigma.
reimbursement of tuition costs.
The Lean Master Certificate provides the foundation
These programs are also eligible for Job
Center funding to qualified applicants. of Lean Essentials. Lean Six Sigma Yellow Belt and
Call us for more information. Green Belt Certifications are ideal for team project
participants or leaders.
WPDI Workforce and Professional
Development Institute College of Lake County
College of Lake County
For specific dates and times and registration
Continuing Professional Development information go to wpdi.clcillinois.edu/professional
19351 West Washington Street
Grayslake, Illinois 60030-1198 Or call (847) 543-2615
Lean Master Certificate & Lean Six Sigma Certifications
Lean Master Certificate Lean Six Sigma
Boost your success with a solid foundation in Lean Essentials! The Workforce and Professional Development Institute now offers
Competitiveness today demands streamlined operations and a blended learning in Lean Six Sigma (LSS) Yellow and Green Belt
workforce that has abilities to improve processes and perform- trainings. LSS is a hybrid methodology that combines the Six
ance to deliver bottom-line results. This certificate program, Sigma DMAIC problem solving process and tools with the effective
based on Toyota’s renowned production system (TPS), is waste-reducing tools of Lean, applied in a team or group
designed to prepare you to serve as the Lean expert for your environment. CLC’s unique approach combines eLearning provided
organization or department. Manufacturing and service organiza- by MoreSteam along with applied classroom instruction.
tions successfully use Lean and value individuals who have Lean
knowledge and skills. Through Essentials of Lean, The Lean The instructor, Debra Owens, brings over 30 years of experience
Process, and Lean Organization and Analysis, participants will in process and performance improvement and is a former Fortune
learn the various tools and skills needed to identify and eliminate 500 Corporate Vice-President, Green belt, Manager of Quality
waste. Obtain new credentials and save by registering for the Organizational Excellence, Quality Improvement Associate and
Lean Master Certificate. ASQ instructor and senior member.
Register for these three courses by enrolling in the Lean Master Lean Six Sigma-Yellow Belt Certification
Certificate at the discounted price of $749.00. Or register for Train for your Yellow Belt using both online and face-to-face
any one or more of the individual courses. instruction. You will be introduced to the hybrid methodology
that combines the LSS infrastructure, a problem solving process
Essentials of Lean using the DMAIC model, and the simple and effective waste-
Gain a better understanding of Lean fundamentals including reducing tools of Lean, applied in a team or group environment.
Lean underlying philosophy planning, method, and tool compo- You will gain the tools to appropriately apply the principles
nents. Get results right away by learning to improve and sustain of LSS in the workplace, using the DMAIC problem solving
efficiency at the micro-level. Eliminate searching for tools, wasted process and understand the requirements necessary to satisfy
steps or long reaches that are ergonomically hazardous. Learn to the criteria for each phase. Yellow belt certification prepares
analyze and rearrange your own workplace, think about your or individuals who will participate in team projects. Includes exam
your group’s activities and develop the “Kaizen Mind.” for certification.
Cost: $289.00 Cost: $1999.00
The Lean Process Lean Six Sigma-Green Belt Certification
Gain the skills you need for optimal process management. Train for your Green Belt using both online and face-to-face
Learn to use process maps to “see” or visualize work and to instruction. You will combine the LSS infrastructure, a problem
identify wastes that rob your work of value-added activities. solving process using the DMAIC model, and the simple
Discover the percentage of work that is value added. Apply the and effective waste-reducing tools of Lean, applied in a team
knowledge as you map one of your processes and discover or group environment. It is designed to prepare you to gain a
its wastes. workable knowledge of Lean Six Sigma to lead small
Cost: $289.00 improvement projects or perform as a highly effective team
member on projects led by Black Belts. Includes exam
Lean Organization and Analysis for certification.
Learn and apply the technique used to analyze the flow of
materials, work and information currently required to bring a
product or service to a customer. Maximize the benefits of the
other Lean modules as you learn to organize, plan, and conduct
a Kaizen Event or Blitz-a focused, intense method to improve a
process. Discuss the use of Poka Yoke in solutions, and the use
and integration of Value Stream Mapping (VSM) or 5S in a
Kaizen event. Results are immediate, significant, and satisfying. For more information, visit
Cost: $289.00 wpdi.clcillinois.edu/professional or call (847) 543-2615