Introduction to Lean

Name of Course
Introduction to Lean
Course Aim
The course aims to provide delegates with an introduction to Lean Principles and provide an awareness of the need for a common approach to Lean throughout the business, providing a framework for personal development.
Target Audience
Aimed as an introduction to Lean for multi-functional departments looking to get involved in continuous improvement activities.
Course Objectives
  • To enable delegates to use the knowledge to contribute to the overall business change
  • To recognise key thinking around lean
  • To identify wastes in their workplace
  • Participate in future Lean activities
Course Overview
  • Toyota
  • Lean Organisation
  • Transforming to Lean
  • Ford
  • Deming
  • Waste
  • 5s
  • Kaizan
  • SMED
  • TPN
  • Kanban – pull systems
Format of Delivery
Related Courses
Lean programme, Kaizan, SMED