Basic level

Basic — for individuals and small / medium / large companies

This package is designed to give everyone a general understanding of lean concepts and how they apply to their particular industry and business structure. The tools gained at the workshop can be implemented immediately to bring about visible results.


Topics covered:

  • Introduction to the principles of Lean
  • Toyota Production System Model (TPS) including Just in Time (JIT)
  • The Seven Wastes
  • Introduction to workplace organisation and layout (5S)
Intermediate level

Intermediate — for small / medium / large companies

This package is designed to give businesses standard lean tools which will have a direct impact on effectiveness. The tools again can be applied immediately to bring about improved efficiency.


Topics covered:

  • Plan, Do, Check, Act (PDCA)
  • Practical Problem Solving
  • Standardised work
  • Improving office systems
  • Introduction to standardisation and Kaizen
  • Workplace organisation and layout (5S) and visualisation
  • Spaghetti diagrams
  • Quality control / tracking e.g. use of traffic-light system
Advanced level

Advanced — for small / medium / large companies

This package aims to present business owners with a more structured and advanced lean approach resulting in significant efficiency improvements and increased profitability.


Topics covered:

  • Standardisation and Kaizen
  • Process mapping
  • Value stream mapping
  • A3 documenting
Extended level

Extended — for large companies

This package is for large organisations only and deals with whole organisational change and improvement.


Topics covered:

  • Policy deployment
  • Cost deployment
  • Takt time, workload charts, and quick changeover


Services for colleges

For Colleges and Training/Support Organisations

The Basic, Intermediate, Advanced, and Extended programmes are also available as workshops for college groups and training/support organisations. These workshops include case studies which help students understand lean methods and how to apply them in a variety of circumstances. The topics covered are similar to those outlined above.

Bespoke services

Bespoke Consultancy

The bespoke consultancy service reviews in detail the needs of a particular company and industry, offering tailored solutions to long-identified or new-found issues.

* please note the tools and topics lists may be subject to change to suit specific client needs