In today's business economy, companies that once relied on specific industries for business success now are looking to identify new areas for potential diversification of services. To assist your company in such diversification, the
Macomb-OU INCubator is offering:
LEAN GREEN BELT CERTIFICATE (part of the OU Lean Diversification Program and endorsed by The Michigan Lean Consortium) Feb. 12 - May 7, 2013 $600
Regularly scheduled sessions run Feb. 12, 19, 26, Mar. 5, 12 and May 7
from 8 a.m. - 4 p.m.
Led by industry experts, the OU Lean Diversification Program:
provides your company with the tools necessary to make strategic decisions about diversification
helps your leadership and staff learn to align resources for the best potential success
stresses a mindset of continuous improvement and a respect for the roles of people throughout an organization
Participants in the Green Belt Certificate program will gain the ability to tackle targeted concerns within a company's value stream or operations, apply Lean principles to focused areas of the business and recommend ideas for culture change.
The Green Belt Certificate requires 53 hours of classroom and online coursework. During the course, you will complete a Green Belt-level project that demonstrates the concepts of Lean and makes an impact on the business model. A certified Green Belt should be able to facilitate Lean projects and apply Lean principles that complement your current role in your company.