Lean Certificates from the Leaders and Best


Accelerate your Lean progress and demonstrate your knowledge with a Certificate in Lean from the University of Michigan College of Engineering. Via in-class simulations, exercises, team activities, and case studies, our implementation-focused training programs encourage learning-by-doing through the immediate application of course concepts. Programs can be taken on campus in Ann Arbor or on location at company sites.




 




Key Faculty


Our instructional team is a balance of award-winning university faculty and industry professionals. Based on a combination of their strong academic backgrounds and extensive consulting experience, our instructors are able to adapt to a wide variety of participants and industries.




 
Toni Benner
Toni Benner
Lean Specialist and Instructor, Nexus, College of Engineering
Founder and Lean Transformation Coach, Healthcare 2020
Jack Billi
Jack Billi
Lead Faculty, Lean Healthcare
Associate Vice-President, Internal Medicine
Professor, Internal Medicine, Michigan Medicine
Yavuz Bozer, PhD
Yavuz Bozer, PhD
Lead Faculty, Lean Manufacturing
Professor, Industrial & Operations Engineering, College of Engineering
John Drogosz
John Drogosz
Lead Faculty, Lean Product Development
Vice President, Optiprise Inc.
Izak Duenyas
Izak Duenyas
Lead Faculty, Lean Manufacturing
Donald C. Cook Professor, Business Administration, Ross School of Business
Professor, Industrial & Operations Engineering, College of Engineering
Don Lynch, PhD
Don Lynch, PhD
Instructor, Lean Office and Service
Vice President of Quality, Strategy, and Transformation, SKF USA Inc.



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Demonstrate Your
Lean Knowledge


A U-M certificate is included in the cost of each program. Requirements vary by course.





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Custom Programs


Partner with us on a tailored program designed to meet your organization's needs and delivered at a site of your choice.




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Lean Six Sigma
Certification


Earn your Lean Six Sigma Green Belt, Black Belt or Master Black Belt Certification through U-M.