Six Sigma Lean Professional (SSLP)™
The Six Sigma Lean Professional (SSLP)™ course developed exclusively for the Management and Strategy Institute is designed to give the student a solid understanding of Lean Six Sigma principles and teach you how to effectively work with Lean principals in a manufacturing environment.
Why choose the Management and Strategy Institute?
- FREE training material included with all certifications
- Affordable and Respected
- Flexible: Training and exam done 100% online
- Competency based: Take the exam as soon as you're ready
- Members nationwide working for top companies
- Professional certificate mailed to you after you pass exam [example]
Frequently asked questions:
Are There Prerequisites?
No, the Six Sigma Lean Professional training course includes all of the course work required to learn the system.
Is the Lean Certification Test Difficult?
Six Sigma Lean Professionals must function at a high level within an organization. It is important for Lean Professionals to have a solid understanding of the related principles so that they can properly analyze waste components and create a value stream. This test is open book, however it is also timed, so you will not have much time to look up answers to questions. It is very important that you study and understand the material prior to taking the test or you will not pass.
How in-depth is the training?
The Six Sigma Lean Professional is a mid-level certification. It is not designed to make you an expert on all facets of Six Sigma or the Lean manufacturing process. This professional development course was designed to teach someone with little knowledge of Lean Manufacturing principals the basic skills needed to function as a Lean professional within your organization. Many executive jobs today require that their employees have at least a basic understanding of Lean Six Sigma. For an example, click on this [Job Search] link to see how many positions mention the words "Lean Six Sigma".
How long is the training course?
The training course is self-paced. Time to complete and fully comprehend will vary with every individual. It may take several days or weeks of study before you feel comfortable to take the final test. You may take the final exam as soon as you're ready. You have 1 year from the date of purchase to complete the course.
Is the test proctored?
No, the test for the Six Sigma Lean Professional course is not proctored. It is timed, with a limit of 2 hours. You may take the test online, from home or work whenever you are ready.
Professional Competency Units (PCU):
Participants who successfully complete this certification program will receive 20 Professional Competency Units (PCUs) from MSI.
What will I receive after I pass my test?
You will be mailed a Certificate Of Completion, as well as a letter of congratulations and two copies of our training verification letters which you can give to employers who request it. The certificate is heavy-stock, cream paper suitable for framing. [View Example]
How would I list this certification on my resume?
Certifications are generally the last item listed under the education section of your resume. List them directly beneath your college information in this format:
Management and Strategy Institute
- Six Sigma Lean Professional (SSLP)™
Six Sigma Lean Certification
Training Material & Certification Test