Earn your Operational Excellence Specialist Certificate

Become an Operational Excellence Specialist

The Operational Excellence Specialist (OES) Certificate is tangible evidence that you have completed your introduction to Operational Excellence.

Traditional Yellow Belt programs focus exclusively on Six Sigma methodology. Our OES Certificate provides you with the powerful combination of Six Sigma, Lean and BPM skills. You’ll gain competitive advantage and open up opportunities down the road. Learn how to make a contribution to your organization through process improvement using the latest thinking, methods and tools. If you wish to take it to the next level and lead process initiatives, consider earning your OpEx Professional Certificate to learn serious implementation and leadership skills.

Operational Excellence Core Program

This is a four-course program specially designed as an alternative to Yellow Belt Six Sigma training programs.

Upon completion of this program, you will earn the
Operational Excellence Specialist (OESSM) Certificate

Operational Excellence Professional Courses

  • Process Modeling, Analysis and Design: As Is, To Be
  • Process Measurement and Metrics
  • OpEx Tools of the Trade
  • Organizational Change Management

  • OpEx Professional (OEP) Certificate

    When you complete the core courses and the professional courses, you will earn the Operational Excellence Professional (OEPSM) Certificate

    Flexible course delivery

    BPMInstitute.org offers you the flexibility to take training how, when and where you want.

    Flexible packages

    Save a bundle on the four course requirement. Choose between four packages. Each one gives you four course credits and one year professional membership.

    On Demand
    Private Learning
    On Demand
    On Demand and Live Online   Private Learning   On Demand, Live Online and Face-to-Face
    Cost: $2,349.00 Cost: $2,849.00   Cost: $3,349.00   Cost: $3,849.00

    Complete your Certificate 100% online. Choose from our most popular On Demand courses available 24/7/365 from your PC, phone or tablet.

    Attend Live Online courses - they allow you to interact with instructors and fellow students. You may also choose to take On Demand courses.


    Dedicated training sessions for your team based on your schedule. Requires a minimum of six participants.


    Our most flexible package allows you to register for any delivery method you wish. Attend any of our face-to-face events as well as register for eLearning courses as it
    fits your schedule.

    Delivery methods:

    • On Demand

    Delivery methods:

    • Live Online
    • On Demand

    Delivery methods:

    • Face-to-Face
    • Live Online
    • On Demand

    Delivery methods:

    • Face-to-Face
    • Live Online
    • On Demand

    All four packages include:

    • Four course credits
    • One year Professional Membership
    • Certificate upon completion


    Why Earn Your OpEx Specialist Certificate?

    The OpEx Specialist Certificate program will help you define, establish, and distinguish yourself professionally with a meaningful credential.

    1. DIFFERENTIATION: Hiring managers and recruiters take certificate programs seriously
    2. VALIDATION: Documented evidence of your professional abilities
    3. RECOGNITION: Increases your standing in the OpEx community
    4. ACCOMPLISHMENT: Having completed study in five critical practice areas

    What Will You Learn?

    Understand the skills, tool and methods of OpEx. The four-course OES Certificate program signifies that you have successfully completed formal training in the following critical areas:

    1. Seven Key Elements of OpEx
    2. Value stream mapping
    3. Lean Six Sigma
    4. Why BPM and LSS are Better Together
    5. Key OpEx Tools

    Advance Your Career with the Industry Leader

    Completing the OES program of study is a strong differentiator. Established in 2003, BPMInstitute.org is a leading provider of training on BPM and related topics such as Business Architecture, OpEx, Decision Management, and Agile. The Institute has been recognized by Forrester Research as a category leader in providing BPM training and certification. This OpEx program of study makes a strong statement that you are among the leaders in the industry—up to date with the concepts, techniques and technologies needed for success with OpEx, and knowledgeable about best practices and state-of-the-art solutions and trends.

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