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Lean Practitioner Training – Pricing & Outline


We designed this course to provide a solid foundation and overall understanding of the Lean methodology, philosophy, and tools. Completing this course and its follow-up project will allow participants to identify, study, and improve problems in a variety of industries and organizations using the Plan-Do-Study-Adjust (PDSA) framework. We do not focus on Lean manufacturing, but rather Lean as it can be applied to any organization seeking to increase value and improve, using examples from a variety of industries.

Course Outline

  • Lean: Introduction, Philosophy, People, Principles
  • PDSA: A framework for problem solving and improvement
  • A3 Problem Solving
  • Implementing Flow
  • Process & Value Stream Mapping
  • Root Cause Analysis
  • Countermeasures: 5S, Standard Work, Error Proofing, Kanban
  • Jidoka: The impact of communication and information sharing
  • Project Charters
  • The Efficiency Paradox: Balancing Resource Utilization and Flow