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Aug 9

Lean Leader Certification Workshop

Monday, August 9 @ 8:30 am - 4:00 pm

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An event every day that begins at 8:30 am, repeating until Thursday, August 12, 2021

$1995.00 – $2495.00

Get your lean on and become a certified Lean Leader through our four-day immersion workshop, hosted by The Village Companies just outside of Green Bay, WI!

This workshop is designed to take your internal leaders to the next level, developing key mindsets, approaches, and skills to support your business anywhere continuous improvement is integrated into daily operations. Participants will learn and practice the principles of lean, Managing for Daily Improvement (MDI), manager-led problem solving, workplace organization, 5S, value stream mapping, and more.

We’ll tour The Village Companies, which includes the manufacturing facilities for Bay Tek Entertainment, COEX, Maverick Blinds, and MCL Industries. After the workshop concludes, you’ll get two hours of virtual coaching to help you through any issues or questions that may arise once you’re back to the everyday grind. Additional follow up coaching will be available by request.



August 9

  • Principles of Lean
  • Define a Lean Leader
  • Managing for Daily Improvement (MDI)

August 10

  • Introduction to Manager Led Problem Solving
  • Easier, Faster, and Better
  • Practice MDI

August 11

  • Workplace organization and 5S
  • Go-See, Show Respect, and Ask Why
  • Practice MDI

August 12

  • Value Stream Mapping
  • Coaching and Sustaining
  • Practice MDI

Meet your presenter:


Tom Groth

Tom has more than 30 years of experience in continuous improvement, project management, new product development, and training. He is leading Optima’s continuous improvement alliance in Southern Wisconsin facilitating member tours, best practice sharing, and education. Tom is a master facilitator striving to solve problems through balanced participation of cross-functional teams. He has led successful continuous improvement programs in multiple industries including life sciences, drug development, insurance, personal care research & development, and public utility.


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Member - Lean Leader Certification Workshop
$ 1,995.00
General - Lean Leader Certification Workshop
$ 2,495.00


Monday, August 9
8:30 am - 4:00 pm
$1995.00 – $2495.00
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Bay Tek Entertainment
1077 Glenbrook Drive
Pulaski, WI 54162 United States
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Optima Associates
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