Accelerated Route to Lean Manufacturing

Our full lean manufacturing programme is delivered face to face through a range of practical exercises and classroom-based sessions – each designed to transform your new knowledge into tangible, commercial improvements within your business.

What you’ll need

  • Access to a car or public transport to attend the face-to-face training
  • There are no minimum academic requirements for this course

How it works

  • Hands-on training, comprising presentations, discussions, group activities and interactive learning exercises
  • 10 days of 8-hour training (in addition to optional in-company activity) delivered over 10 weeks


  • Introduction, lean thinking and awareness
  • The link between culture change and continuous improvement
  • The current state of value stream mapping
  • The future state of value stream mapping
  • Process mapping and Kaizen Blitz events
  • Problem-solving and quality tools
  • Workplace organisation and equipment effectiveness
  • Planning and scheduling
  • Facilitating change and lean implementation considerations