LEAN for Business – An Introduction

Maximise customer value while minimising waste

Who is it for?

Anyone looking for an understanding of LEAN principles and the positive effect they can have in a business environment.

What will I learn?
  • Learn how to establish an “As Is” business process status as the first step in process development and improvement
  • Understand how to develop a project plan for implementing LEAN back at the workplace
  • Be conversant with the importance of data management and analysis that forms a fundamental aspect of the LEAN philosophy

Course Details

  • Location: Portsmouth
  • Duration: 3 Days, one day a week
  • Member: £774
  • Non-Member: £911

All fees subject to VAT

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Course Overview
  • A reminder of LEAN and what it can achieve
  • Six sigma put in context and other terminology
  • The importance of understanding the “As Is” business process
  • Bring structure to LEAN by using DMAIC
  • The control of processes using statistics
  • The importance of the team and the part that innovation has to play
  • Examples of what others have achieved: food for thought
  • Problem solving using 8D
  • Why you need a CANDO approach
  • Are you asking enough questions
  • Problem solving and root cause analysis
  • Kanban, Ishikawa, Pokeyoke, VOC, Kaizen, 5S, VA and NVA, 5 Why

Course Dates
Course commences;

19 September 2017
6 February 2018
5 June 2018

Company Sponsored Option

This course is also available as a company sponsored option which is for your delegates only, this is a flexible solution and can be tailored to reflect your business needs, delivered on a date, time and place to suit you - please contact us.


Group Discounts

Take advantage of these discounts when booking this course;

5% off for 2-3 people
8% off for 4-5 people
12% off for 6 or more people

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