We have three levels of Certification and they are all Official with a title accreditation. On achieving the required knowledge and skill level you will receive:
You will also be a member of an Elite OpEx group and have the opportunity to purchase the OpEx Crest. They are based on a Temple of Operational Excellence which in turn is a combination of all known models.
The certifications build on each other. You must take all 3 steps to reach the highest level and that ensures you have the complete knowledge and skills to be a Master. Check them out, below:
Practitioner of Operational Excellence
This level is covering the implementation of the foundation of the temple. From start to finish, all the steps and key methods needed as well as how to hold the gains. You will be perfectly suited to lead Kaizen initiatives. 5S, 5 Why and SMED are examples of Methods covered in this level. Start with Practitioner-OpEx. After being certified as a Practitioner the front line employees are capable of fast problem solving and root cause analysis, and more.
Specialist of Operational Excellence
The specialist level covers the implementation of Pillars. It covers all technical aspects including change leadership and support of Practitioner level work. You will be perfectly set up to be a Pillar leader and support Practitioners.
Safety, Focused Improvement and Quality Pillars are examples of Pillars covered in the level.
Master of Operational Excellence
Master level is about the choice of the correct set up and implementation of your unique system, for one or multiple plants. It covers every aspect of how to build an OpEx organization. Some of the key topics at this level are:
When you have a graduate as a Master in your organization, you are now self-sufficient in the OpEx system. The Master of OpEx is capable of leading the steering committee, coach leaders, and be the driver in the cultural change.
I took the training, and I am about to get my certification in Operational Excellence. I truly believe that having Operational Excellence knowledge helped me to get a job. I use Operational Excellence concepts daily.
If you are certified for Operational Excellence, you have the opportunity to spotlight your expertise and accelerate your future career.
I have never worked with a company that is more respective to input, for me to be able to send a message to the instructor, receive feedback from them saying thank you, we appreciate what you’re doing. It has been amazing.
I really liked the blend of drawings, videos, animations & audio that went along with the easy-to-read text. I felt like this really accelerated my learning.
The flexibility of the program was great, being able to log in and do the training when I could fit it into my schedule.