This course is designed to prepare the black belt or “master practitioner” for implementing lean throughout the healthcare organization. It will lay the groundwork for building a lean healthcare transformation by portraying the entire spectrum of a lean transformation. By the end of this course, participants will be able to answer these questions:
This eight-day program is divided into two separate four-day programs. Participants are required to submit a project for evaluation after the first course before completing the second course. Participants who successfully complete a project and pass an online exam will receive IISE’s Lean Black Belt.
The instructor used practical examples and group exercises to illustrate the concepts. This was both engaging and very effective.
- Brooke Kamke, Emory Healthcare
Upon completion of this course, you will be able to:
Individuals who complete all of the course requirements will receive the Lean (or Six Sigma or Lean Six Sigma) Green (or Black) Belt. This certification is valid for three years and must be renewed by emailing firstname.lastname@example.org. Effective April 1, 2016, there will be a $15 fee to cover administrative costs associated with the renewal. Lost certificates may be replaced using the same process.
IISE reserves the right to cancel a class up to 15 business days prior to the scheduled start date