Lean Training & Certification

Improve operational efficiencies, increase profits, and create a more empowered and engaged culture.

Develop Problem Solver Within Your Team
Implement Lean Improvements
Identify & Eliminate Non-Value-Added Activities

Lean Training & Development

$467k Avg. Increase in Sales / Project
$619k Avg. Retained Sales / Project
$213k Avg. Cost Reduction / Project

Unlocking the full potential of Lean Manufacturing requires comprehensive engagement across all organizational tiers, from leadership to frontline teams. DVIRC’s Lean Training & Development courses are designed to equip your workforce with the essential skills and knowledge to implement Lean principles effectively.

Through personalized coaching, hands-on training, and skill development programs, we empower your employees to drive operational excellence, fuel long-term growth, and foster a culture of continuous improvement. Our expert trainers work closely with your team to assess current processes, identify improvement opportunities, and instill the mindset and capabilities needed for sustained success in today’s competitive landscape.

Lean Training & Development Benefits

  • Develop problem solvers and essential skills within your organization.
  • Gain a comprehensive understanding of Lean principles and tools.
  • Learn to identify and eliminate non-value-added activities, waste, and inefficiencies.
  • Utilize the PLAN-DO-CHECK-ACT (PDCA) cycle for continuous improvement.
  • Apply Lean methodologies to real-world projects, driving tangible results and sustainable change.
  • Network with peers, receive one-on-one coaching, and foster a culture of experimentation and continual improvement.

Lean Training Programs

Principles of Lean:
This one-day course is an ideal way to introduce your business to the cost savings, increased efficiency, and waste elimination at the heart of Lean manufacturing.

Lean Tools & Essentials Certification:
This six-day course provides the essential tools needed to enable practitioners to implement Continuous Improvement processes at their companies.

Lean Certification for Leaders:
This seven-day certification course provides a refined package for those looking to drive change and design a Lean culture.

Alan Shell, Lean Training & Certification Practice Lead

Alan Shell is the Director of Lean/Continuous Improvement Services and a Master Black Belt at DVIRC.

Jeff Kopenitz

Advanced Manufacturing Lean Master, Shingijutsu Japan