Course Type / Attendance

Distance Learning

Subject Area


Start Date

Call 0191 511 6000

Course Length

18 weeks

Course Level


Award to be received

Level 2 Certificate in Lean Organisation Management Techniques

Regulatory Body


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Who is this course for?

This course is a useful introduction for 19+, adult learners who wish to increase their awareness and understanding of the lean management system and the features of a lean environment.

It will equip you with a detailed understanding of the lean management system and support you in the implementation of business improvement techniques and employing effective team work in a business.

What do you need to apply for the course?

No previous knowledge and experience are required; however, minimum level 1 English skills would be beneficial for completion of assessments.

What are the key things you'll learn?

Unit 1: Lean organisation techniques in business

Section 1: The features of a lean environment

Section 2: Performing a productivity needs analysis

Section 3: Devising a map of a process.

Unit 2: Business improvement techniques

Section 1: The principles of the Kaizen strategy

Section 2: The principles underpinning organisation of a business environment

Section 3: Using visual indicators to make improvements to the work environment

Section 4: Eliminating variance from workplace processes.

Unit 3: Effective team work in business

Section 1: The features of an effective team

Section 2: Working effectively within a team

Section 3: What is required of a team leader.

How you will learn

Studying via distance learning means you can choose

when and where you study. We ensure you get all the

support you need throughout your course in the form of

a personal tutor and a learner support advisor.

This course is available:

  • Fully on line

All of our award-winning learning resources are of the highest quality and are designed to be engaging and interactive to keep you focused on your learning at all times.

Where could this course take you?

After successfully completing the course candidates will be able to further their own continuous professional development, which may improve their career prospects or progress to further training. You could also progress on to further study in the field or other Distance Learning programmes.

This qualification could assist in gaining the following employment opportunities and potential salaries:

Business Manager – £26, 000 per annum

Team Leader – £25,000 per annum

Progression to other college provision – Business Administration, Team Leading, Customer Service, Event Planning, Leadership and Management

What costs will you incur?