Productivity offers a wide range of training and educational events to create transformation capabilities.
Public Educational Events
Productivity hosts open-enrollment educational events in Lean and TPM, including certificate and certification programs held at The Ohio State University Fisher College of Business, trainings, kaizen events and workshops.
On-site Training & Skill development
On-Site Training curricula are custom-designed to meet a wide array of educational needs, from shop-floor and front-line operator/employee trainings to executive education programs. Programs can be customized to suit manufacturing, service, and healthcare environments.
Public Educational Events Highlights
Week 1: March 9-13 / Week 2: April 6-10 / Week 3: May 4-8 / Week 4: June 1-4
The Lean Manager Certification program develops the knowledge, capabilities, and confidence to improve your organization through the application of Lean techniques. This fully-accredited certification is jointly offered by Productivity Inc. and The Ohio State University’s Fisher College of Business, educating Lean managers and Lean leaders since 2001.Register now
4-day Lean Leadership Event - April 21-24, 2020
Building and sustaining a Lean enterprise requires a shared vision and an understanding that everything must change; mindsets, processes, work, customer relationships, in order to generate short and long-term growth in a continuously changing environment.Register now
Week 1: May 18-22 / Week 2: June 15-19 / Week 3: July 13-16
This program develops resources capable of leading/managing a Lean transformation in your service or administrative environment and is designed for senior and middle managers looking to drive waste from their processes to boost enterprise-wide performance and improve customer service. This is a fully-accredited certification designed specifically for administrative and service industry professionals.Register now
2020 Spring Session – June 8-12 – A 5-day fully-accredited program
Provides an understanding of the core Lean principles and techniques and how to use them to support your organization's CI effort. Designed for those seeking a solid understanding of Lean techniques and for managers, supervisors, and team leaders responsible for continuous improvement projects. Productivity Inc. and The Ohio State University's Fisher College of Business join together to offer the Lean Tool Awareness Certificate Program (LTAC). Learn how to implement Lean and enhance positive change in your company through this unique program, taught by the leaders in Lean education.Register now
2020 Spring Session – April 27 - May 1 – A 5-day fully-accredited program
Provides an understanding of the core techniques for improving manufacturing performance and equipment reliability. Designed for maintenance and production resources seeking a solid understanding of the fundamental techniques for improving the maintenance process. Fully accredited certification for TPM managers and reliability leaders since 2010.Register now
Week 1: Sept. 21-25 / Week 2: Oct. 19-23 / Week 3: Nov. 16-20 / Week 4: Dec. 14-17
Created to develop resources capable of leading/managing a dynamic maintenance management and equipment improvement process using Total Productive Maintenance. Fully accredited certification for TPM managers and reliability leaders since 2010.Register now