Training & Certification

Online Understanding Lean

This course provides a basic understanding of the "Eight Types of Waste" and the "Lean "Principles" so that you may begin building your foundation to lean

Format: Self-Paced e-Learning
Topic: Lean and Agile
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Learning Objectives

If you are seeking a simple understanding of Lean, this course is the most basic of our online Lean courses, which takes you through the Lean introduction, the 8 types of waste and the Principles of Lean.  It’s a good foundation to help you understand the foundation prior to applying the concepts.  If you would like a deeper dive, please check out our Lean Concepts and Tools online course, or consider the virtual instructor-led class that certifies you as a Lean Leader titled Certified Lean Kaizen Leader.


No prerequisites

Who Should Attend?

Everyone looking to work more efficiently

A proven set of principles and tools, Lean can be applied across operations in order to reduce waste, improve efficiency, and increase employee and customer satisfaction.

The Lean Concepts and Tools course provides a high-level, interactive introduction of Lean fundamentals plus more in-depth explanations of several key Lean topics. Individuals and business managers rely on this course as a solid foundation that gives them tools they can put into place to reduce redundancy and rework immediately.

Introduction to Lean

Five Principles of Lean

Eight Types of Waste

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