Doing the same thing over and over again and expecting different results is insanity.
- Albert Einstein


2016 exam dates published

The exam dates for the different levels are now available on this site.

Check the Lean Certification page or go to the appropriate page for any given level.

IIBLC® certification boosts career

Hilde Rombouts (from published a pulse on LinkedIn with an interview of Veronique concerning her IIBLC® certifications.

To read the pulse, click here.

IIBLC® welcomes another exam centre

As from today, MILVUS will act as the official exam centre for IIBLC® in the Czech Republic. Exams will take place in Prague.

We are very happy to welcome the MILVUS team in our community and wish them and their candidates all the best of luck!

You can find their details on the exam centre page

IIBLC® is expanding again!

This week, IIBLC® and aChain from Brazil have engaged in a partnership that allowes aChain to act as partner/exam centre for Brazil.

We welcome them to our Lean certification community. You can find their details on the education/exam centre page of the site.

First CChL® Certified Champion in Lean in France

The first CChL® Certified Champion in Lean in France has been awarded to Mr. Xavier Perrin of XP Consulting.

Congratulations to him and welcome in the elite class of our Lean community!

IIBLC® is crossing the Atlantic Ocean

As from now, IIBLC® exams can also be passed in Oaxaca, Mexico via our new exam centre:


First exams will be passed on December, 14th.

We welcome our new exam centre in our Lean community and wish them and their candidates all the best of luck!

New Belgian Certified Champion in Lean

During the Supply Chain Innovations event at Lint, Belgium, Luc Van Landeghem, president of IIBLC®, presented Mr. Wim Anthierens the certificate of CChL® Certified Champion in Lean, in presence of Mr. Willy Van Overschée, CEO of CIMCIL, the Belgian exam centre.

Mr. Anthierens is the Coach Logistics and Continuous Improvement Processes at Atlas Copco Airpower NV, Industrial Air Division in Wilrijk, Belgium. This makes him the second Certified Champiion in Lean for Belgium.

Congratulations Wim!

CChL certification Wim Anthierens

Left to right: Willy Van Overschée, Wim Anthierens, Luc Van Landeghem

IIBLC® is expanding!

IIBLC® is adding new exam locations for candidates: Munich, Berlin, Vienna and Zurich.

This thanks to our new exam centre: PMI Production Management Institute GmbH in Planegg (Munich) Germany.

Please check out the details of the new exam centre at our exam/education centre page of the site.

IIBLC® is moving to new location

After 5 years of operation in Deurne, IIBLC® is moving to a new location! 
As from April 2nd 2013, our office will be situated in the "Bedrijvencentrum Concentra" in Antwerp.

New address: 
Bedrijvencentrum Concentra 
Katwilgweg 2 
B-2050 Antwerpen 

CGBL, CBBL and CChL are now registered trademarks!

The four-letter abbreviations "CGBL", "CBBL" and "CChL" are now registered trademarks. This adds to their value as only people who are authorized by IIBLC® can use them.

As mentioned on our certificates: people who obtained the certificate are allowed to use the four-letter abbreviations (e.g. on CV, as title behind name, ...). all others need prior approval from IIBLC®. Failing to do so is ground for legal action.