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Tue 28 Mar - Wed 29 Mar 2023
09:15 - 16:30

Venue: Greenwich House, Heidelberg Room

Provided by: Change and Programme Management Office


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Lean Practitioner Course (LCS 1b)

Tue 28 Mar - Wed 29 Mar 2023

  • The course provides an LCS accredited Lean Practitioner qualification. The course involves a 2-day training session followed by completion of a 6-week project.

A charge of £150 is applied to this course. Payment is via PO or credit card and the booking will be confirmed on receipt of PO or confirmation of payment. Please see the payment policy for payment details etc.

Target audience
  • In order to gain a place on the course the following criteria will apply
    • Staff member who has attended the Introduction to Lean in HE - Making Improvements in the Workplace course
    • Completion of an open-book "LCS1a" on-line test (this will then provide LCS1a accreditation).
    • Candidates who attended the Introduction to Lean Course prior to March 2020 will be offered a short bridging course in order to support completion of the LCS1a assessment
    • Commitment to attend on the specified dates
    • Receipt of a commitment to pay the course fee (PO or payment via e-sales) (Please see the payment policy for payment details etc.)

Number of sessions: 2

# Date Time Venue Trainers
1 Tue 28 Mar   09:15 - 16:30 09:15 - 16:30 Greenwich House, Heidelberg Room map Linda Spinks,  Michelle Fordham
2 Wed 29 Mar   09:15 - 16:30 09:15 - 16:30 Greenwich House, Heidelberg Room map Linda Spinks,  Michelle Fordham

Completing the course will provide you with:

  • An enhanced knowledge of Lean principles and the ability to apply these to your sphere of influence in your organisation
  • The skills to identify and carry out a Continuous Improvement (CI) Project using: Define, Measure, Analyse, Improve, Control (DMAIC)
  • The ability to recognise and apply a range of improvement tools and techniques and understand their relevance to DMAIC
  • LCS Certification for Lean Practitioner after completing the 2 days and a 6 week Continuous Improvement project
  • If possible this course will be run on a face-to face basis (COVID restrictions allowing) but the fallback position will be MS Teams
  • Self-facilitated group work during course
  • Work place project
System requirements

MS teams latest version

  • University departments and colleges: £150 (VAT not applicable)

The fee includes:

  • Instructor-led tuition
  • Courseware
  • Support and advice during project phase
  • Professional certification at Lean Practitioner level (green belt equivalent) and access to LCS resources (dependent on project completion)

Please see the payment policy for payment details etc.

  • Two full day sessions
  • Six to eight weeks for completion of project
Related courses
Continuous Improvement

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