SME Certification

SME is your resource for professional development within the world of manufacturing. SME along with their partners provide LEAN certification programs that align to an industry-standard competency model. For organizations, we help with workforce development and assessments of your staff. For individuals, we give a portable credential that demonstrates LEAN capabilities. With each level, show your LEAN ability: LEAN Bronze (tactical), LEAN Silver (integrative), and LEAN Gold (strategic).