This course teaches students how to uncover and eliminate unnecessary activities in order to focus more on activities that matter most to customers.
5 consecutive days
36 hours of instruction
Course & Certification: $5,575
Course & Certification: €3,875
Completion of the following eLearning modules (part of the Lean for Team Members materials):
While there is not a specific Lean Leader eLearning course, the Lean Methods Group does provide related material. The 21 modules of our eLearning Lean Concepts and Tools complement the course and provide useful review of the topics taught.
Visit our article Lean Leader: Is It Right for You? for more information and FAQs.
The Lean Leader Course provides a comprehensive introduction to key principles and practices that can be applied in any environment, including service, manufacturing, healthcare and transactional business. Participants also learn about leading Lean Kaizen events using our five-step SCORE roadmap and take home the how-to guide detailing the method: A Team Leader’s Guide to Lean Kaizen Events.
In an engaging and experiential workshop-like environment, Lean Methods Group experts take complex topics and make them easy to understand and apply through powerful exercises, group work and simulations. One hands-on simulation asks participants to streamline a value stream in light of the many complexities, including people, processes and technology. This creates a memorable experience when instructors guide the group through how it can double or triple output by simply modifying the process.
Whether you are new to Lean or have previous knowledge, you’ll find the practical application and results-oriented focus of this training particularly useful. At the end of the course, you’ll walk away with the know-how to get started with each of the Lean tools and identify and execute improvement efforts in your organization.
A certification option is also available for Lean Leader, including mentoring and completion of real-world projects. See below for more information.
Upon completion of this course, participants will be able to:
If you prefer on-site training, we can customize this course for healthcare, manufacturing or transactional service environments.