Continuing and Professional Education
225 S. Main St.
Akron, OH 44325-4104
8 a.m.-5 p.m. Monday - Friday
8 a.m.-4:30 p.m. Monday - Friday
Lean is a customer focused philosophy used to continuously improve any process through the elimination of unnecessary steps. Eliminating these steps and focusing on what is important to the customer will typically result in a 15-40% increase of revenue!
Lean Mastery is an intensive 6-day class that focuses on practical skills aimed at generating results. Participants will be able to use their new knowledge and skills immediately -- to make processes simple, fast, better, and less costly. The training is filled with examples and exercises. Students are required to lead a real-world project at their workplace. This provides students experience in driving a project and also an immediate return on investment for the company. Upon completion, you will have the knowledge needed to fully implement Lean throughout your organization.
Spring Dates: March 16, 17, 18 and April 13, 14, 15, 2022
Class meets: Wednesday, Thursday and Friday 8:30a-4:30p, 6 Sessions
Instructor: Brian Malloy
Location: The University of Akron, Akron Campus
With global competition and rapid high-tech innovation, the need to get new products to market faster is more important than ever. In this 3-day program, learn secrets to success in leading Lean product development by removing time and waste from the steps between initial concept ideation and product commercialization.
Continuing and Professional Education is one of the only providers in Ohio that offers a truly customizable Lean training solutions. Our staff and instructors have worked with companies and government agencies all around the state in establishing specific programs, to be delivered onsite or through any of The University of Akron's five campus locations. This regional flexibility and customizable curriculum means your Lean education is targeted, tuned, and relevant for your company and staff.