Lean Sigma Manager
On successful completion of the Lean Sigma Manager apprenticeship, the apprentice is awarded a Level 9 in Masters of Science in Strategic Quality Management - Lean Sigma Systems.
The lead industry partner for this apprenticeship is the Irish Centre for Business Excellence. The apprenticeship is a 2 year programme delivered by the University of Limerick. It involves 4 days per week on-the-job training, and 1 day per week off-the-job at the University of Limerick and partner companies.
The programmes structured for blended delivery which minimizes the time that participants are off the job. While apprentices' will engage in significant study time the maximum ratio of on-the-job to off-the-job is 75/25
For the Lean Sigma Manager apprenticeship, the employer pays the apprentice for the duration of the apprenticeship. The rate of pay agreed for this apprenticeship is agreed between the employer and the apprentice.
Apprentices pay a pro-rata registration fee if their off-the-job training takes place within a Higher Education Institute. The payment of the pro-rata registration fee is made by the apprentice directly to the Institute. For further information see 'Student Contribution'
For more information on apprenticeships, contact the apprenticeship section in your local Education and Training Board (ETB). For contact details of your local ETB select your county here
Further information is also available from the industry lead for this apprenticeship:
Irish Centre for Business Excellence
15 East Link Business Park
Tel: +353 (0)61 423622
E mail: firstname.lastname@example.org