KAIZEN™, the practice of continuous improvement, can deliver exciting results for individuals and businesses alike. Kaizen Institute runs a KAIZEN™ Certification Program that equips individuals to implement KAIZEN™ at their workplace. In fact, the program prepares them to become KAIZEN™ leaders, who can facilitate their own events.
Benefits of Getting Certified by Kaizen Institute
KAIZEN™, when implemented correctly can help organisations cut down waste, increase efficiency, and eventually, become leaders in their industry. While reading up about KAIZEN™ and following top practitioners worldwide has its benefits, getting certified by Kaizen Institute is way better. Here's why:
1. Learning Through Hands-on Activities
KAIZEN™ isn’t about reading up on a bunch of principles. In fact, at its heart, KAIZEN™ is pretty easy to understand. It relies on continuous improvement. However, there's a method for that. At Kaizen Institute, individuals get hands-on experience with real-life projects. They get to implement KAIZEN™ methodologies in real-world scenarios, which gives them practical experience at the correct implementation of KAIZEN™ at a workplace.
2. gemba Exercises
gemba walks to take the leaders to the frontline, to the place where employees execute tangible tasks. It is meant to collect feedback and suggestions from employees since according to KAIZEN™, employees know the ins and outs of a process the best. The feedback is then used to improve processes.
For organisations, gemba exercises can boost the spirit of teamwork. It can improve morale, which has a direct impact on productivity and attrition rates.
3. Improved Team Spirit
KAIZEN™ relies on the involvement of an entire organisation to get results. When individuals certified in KAIZEN™ implement the methodologies at their workplace, it can transform the workplace into a more cohesive, collaborative environment. Since employees are encouraged to give suggestions and actively take part in improving processes, it gives them a sense of ownership, which yields positive results.
4. Training and Facilitation Skills
The KAIZEN™ certification program does not just allow individuals to lead KAIZEN™ projects at their workplace, it also prepares them to be KAIZEN™ coaches, which means, they can effectively be KAIZEN™ trainers at their organisation. It even allows them to become cross-functional KAIZEN™ event leaders.
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About Kaizen Institute
Kaizen Institute is the original and premier provider of KAIZEN™ services.
We support companies of all sizes in all market segments, providing them with a sustainable, competitive advantage. Our Vision is Improving the world with Everyone, Everywhere, Every Day – The KAIZEN™ Way. “KAIZEN™ means Change for the better.”
Kaizen Institute is a global organisation which provides consulting services to companies represented in Europe, the Americas, Asia-Pacific, the Middle East and Africa. We are currently operating in 60+ Countries for over 30 years