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Promoting Excellence in Government



A Kaizen event establishes a clear focus that is set on improving a specific process in order to reduce waste and create efficiencies. This course covers the base standard process all Lean facilitators in the State of Iowa’s training program utilizes when leading a Kaizen event. The course provides hands-on experience to increase confidence in facilitation.


  • Introduction to Continuous Improvement
  • Problem Solving Applied
  • Focus Setting Training

Course Offered

  • Fall 2023, TBD

Learning Objectives

  • Define the purpose of a Kaizen
  • Learn a standard process for facilitating a Kaizen
  • Identify when and how to use a Kaizen

Course Delivery

Kaizen training will be held in-person over three consecutive days. Location will be Capitol Complex with logistics provided prior to start of the course.