The Professional Development Center helps organizations, departments, and individuals succeed. We do so by getting the right content, certifications, and action steps locked in and implemented smoothly. From training to consulting, we provide business acceleration and speed to results through a number of proven offerings:

Six Sigma Certification, Training, Consulting:

  • Greenbelt Certification
  • Blackbelt Certification
  • Master Blackbelt Certification
  • Design for Six Sigma Certification
  • Product Lifecycle Management
  • Voice of Customer
  • Quality Function Deployment
  • Design of Experiments


Lean: By Industry and Function

  • Lean Manufacturing (Basic and Advanced)
  • Lean Healthcare
  • Lean Alternative Energy
  • Lean Government
  • Lean Office (e.g., IT, Finance, Call Center, HR)
  • Lean Six Sigma


Project Management: Get Training Hours and PMP Preparation

  • Hoshin Kanri, Kaizen, and Process Improvement Consulting
  • Project Management Professional (PMP) Training
  • Introduction to Project Management
  • Advanced Principles and Methods of Project Management
  • Balanced Scorecard, Dashboards, and Program Management Offices (PMOs)


Executive Coaching and Leadership: Learn Strategy, Finance, "Executive Presence" and more

  • Leadership for Frontline Manager to Top Executive
  • Strategic and Financial Management
  • Finance for the Non-Financial Manager
  • Sales Management and High-Impact Marketing
  • Communication
  • Intercultural Communication
  • Conflict Resolution
  • Motivation
  • Salesmanship and Presentation Excellence
  • Negotiations
  • Entrepreneurship
  • ISM Certification and Training


Supply Chain Management

  • Supplier Sourcing
  • Procurement
  • Supply Chain Software
  • Logistics
  • Commodity Management
  • Global Supply Chain

To learn more about the PDC, contact:

Professional Development Center
Lawrence Technological University
21000 West Ten Mile Road
Southfield, Michigan

Phone: 248.204.4050
Fax: 248.204.4017

For Conferences and Workshops contact:

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Online Workshops

We are now offering online workshops
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