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Must be an employee of IBM
Completed the LEAN Face to Face Bronze Training and was certified in Lean Bronze
Completed online training for using Lean Tools and completed the end of course assessment. Found a mentor at your site and worked with them to create a project for presentation.
Applied skills to real business challenges to return business value: (1) Began Lean improvement project activities within 3 months of completing training, and completed Lean improvement project within 15 months of passing the certification exam; (2) You worked in teams of 2 to complete a Lean project
Applied Lean tools on a process that embodies elimination of wastes from the process.
Demonstrated the candidate's application of at least THREE lean tools and at least ONE lean technique through projects, Kaizens or CI events.
Demonstrated the application of the Smart Lean 8 STEP methodology through at least ONE project, Kaizen or CI event
Manager has reviewed your project and education and submits that you are a candidate for the "Lean Bronze Practitioner" Badge.
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