IBM Systems Manufacturing Lean Bronze Practitioner

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This badge confirms that the participant can apply Lean Manufacturing methods with a comprehensive vision that supports the fulfillment of strategic objectives of manufacturing within their location. The manufacturing employee will know the fundamentals, concepts and applications of lean manufacturing. The manufacturing employee will be able to demonstrate knowledge of applying Lean tools and can effectively discuss the values, principles and practices related to Lean with both peers and leaders

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IBM Systems Manufacturing Lean Bronze Practitioner

What is needed to earn this credential or badge

Member

Must be an employee of IBM

Education Experience

Completed the LEAN Face to Face  Bronze Training and was certified in Lean Bronze

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Education Experience

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.

Professional Experience

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

Professional Experience

Applied Lean tools on a process that embodies elimination of wastes from the process.

Professional Experience

Demonstrated the candidate's application of  at least THREE lean tools and at least ONE lean technique through projects, Kaizens or CI events.

Professional Experience

Demonstrated the application of  the Smart Lean 8 STEP methodology through  at least ONE project, Kaizen or CI event

Assessment

Manager has reviewed your project and education and submits that you are a candidate for the "Lean Bronze Practitioner" Badge.

Application

Apply for this badge - please see instructions on the Additional Details link on this page (available to IBMers only)

IBM Systems Manufacturing Lean Bronze Practitioner

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IBM Systems Manufacturing Lean Bronze Practitioner

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