Lean Management and Continuous Improvement Extension Certificate
Be introduced to lean strategies and tools for organizational problem solving and lean performance improvement in manufacturing and non-manufacturing environments.
The Lean Management and Continuous Improvement Extension Certificate will be revised for Fall 2017.
Students will have until June 30th to complete the four course certificate and to apply to graduate.
Beginning September 2017, the Program will contain 6 courses. Students either beginning or continuing the Lean Management and Continuous Improvement Extension Certificate will be required to complete all six (6) courses in the program in order to complete the certificate. Please click here for more information.
- Learn to lead or support lean culture change and continuous improvement in your organization
- Prepare to implement operational and performance improvements in any field
- Create value for customers by using fewer resources
|Required Courses||Length |
|Semester Offered||Grade Mode||Cost|
|Lean Principles||15||No||Fall/Winter/Spring||Letter Grade||$469|
|Lean Tools||15||Lean Principles||Fall/Winter/Spring||Letter Grade||$469|
|Lean Culture||15||Lean Principles |
|Implementing & Sustaining Lean||15||Lean Principles/Tools & Culture||Fall/Winter/Spring||Letter Grade||$469|
Prices and course offerings subject to change without notice.
Review lean methodology and its underlying principles of increasing value, minimizing waste and empowering employees.
|Subject code: XCIM 10001||15 Hours. Fee: $469|
|CRN 50408 ||2 classes||May 12-13||8:30 a.m.-5 p.m.||Fri., Sat.|
Discover techniques to gather ideas, evaluate processes and identify the root cause of business problems. Discuss alternative problem solving and process improvement techniques, including cause and effect diagrams, value stream mapping and data collection.
|Subject code: XCIM 10002||15 Hours. Fee: $469|
|CRN 50409 ||2 classes||May 26-27||8:30 a.m.-5 p.m.||Fri., Sat.|
Discover strategies to successfully implement and sustain lean transformation and continuous improvement for your organization. Appreciate the important role that culture and people play in successfully achieving continual performance improvements.
|Subject code: XCIM 10003||15 Hours. Fee: $469|
|CRN 30553||2 classes||Mar. 17-18||8:30 a.m.-5 p.m.||Fri., Sat.|
|CRN 50410||2 classes||June 9-10||8:30 a.m.-5 p.m.||Fri., Sat.|
Implementing and Sustaining Lean
Get a roadmap for measuring performance, sustaining success and leading lean and continuous improvement after implementation, including practical tools, best practices and pitfalls to avoid.
|Subject code: XCIM 10004||15 Hours. Fee: $469|
|CRN 30554||2 classes||Mar. 31-Apr. 1||8:30 a.m.-5 p.m.||Fri., Sat.|
|CRN 50411||2 classes||June 23-24||8:30 a.m.-5 p.m.||Fri., Sat.|
- Leah Zilnik, Lean Management and Continuous Improvement Certificate
For information about this program:
403.440.5069 or 1.888.392.3655
Mount Royal University, 4825 Mount Royal Gate SW, Calgary AB T3E 6K6
Customize this program for your organization through our Corporate Training department.