Education

New Melbourne Appointment

We are delighted to announce the appointment of  Lucrecia Cruz who will support the teaching of our new program – Understanding and Applying Health Economics Tools and Techniques Course. A general physician and allied health professional, Lucrecia has a broad interest in public health topics. Now based in Melbourne, Lucrecia has previously worked in Central […]

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How Lean Education is Impacting Healthcare

Lean education can have a serious impact on how healthcare is executed and provided. But why is this exactly and how can this be seen? Let us take a closer look at lean education and find out! What Is Lean Education? The Lean Education Program is a broad spectrum of courses provided for the healthcare […]

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What can Lean Construction do for you?

What can Lean Construction do for you? –the intent, through Lean training and/or consulting support, is to develop the techniques and understanding within your business to optimise your resources, delight your customers, decrease your costs and increase productivity. Adopting the principles of Lean (identifying customer value, making the value flow and eliminating waste) into construction processes […]

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Infographic – Is Lean Training and Education Worth the Investment?

Infographic showing the highlights of our recent Survey Report – “The Impact of Lean Education”

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Use Lean Certification to Streamline Your Business

Lean certification is a great value for a business looking for ways to increase its efficiency and take care of unwanted expenses. After your staff is Lean certified they will have a better understanding of the different types of waste that linger around the workplace and how they can address them. Even highly efficiency companies […]

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First Nationwide Online Lean Healthcare Green Belt cohort.

We are delighted to announce the first nationwide online Lean Healthcare Green Belt cohort supported and mentored by our clinical and Lean experts. This cohort will be confined to 12 healthcare professionals who register on a first come, first served basis. The program will begin December 3rd, 2014. Your programme features will include: Access to […]

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Process Improvement in Healthcare

Health Advocate Magazine – August 2014   Process improvement in healthcare, while not new, is still in its infancy when compared to the improvement work done in manufacturing globally for the past 50 years. We are only now beginning to understand the importance of removing non-value-added activities from our processes in order to have the […]

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Understanding the Belts – Pathway to Success?

There are a number of frequently asked questions which we would like to clarify about the Belt Certification system Q. How many belts are there and what do they mean? There are 4 belts in the certification process: White Belt – provides a general awareness of the key principles, tools and techniques of Lean Yellow Belt – […]

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Inside the Lean Courses – Indentify 7 Types of Waste in Lean Manufacturing

Lean manufacturing is a business practice employed by many companies.  The ultimate goal of Lean manufacturing is to reduce waste, and this is accomplished by making common sense changes.  Lean aims to minimize work while maximizing profit. An organization can put Lean manufacturing principles into practice by first identifying seven types of waste.  These seven […]

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Value Stream Mapping in Healthcare

When looking for ways to make Healthcare processes more streamlined, Lean tools can be deployed to help determine where efficiencies could be gained. Value stream mapping is a Lean tool that is used by a cross functional team to visualize the current state of a selected process, for example, the patients journey through the operating […]

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Put Your Money Where Your Market Is

After 4 days in Sydney and talking to potential partners and Irish entrepreneurs living in Australia, there is one indisputable fact i.e. to succeed in this open market one needs to commit and establish a local presence! You can do this a number of ways – you can outsource the sales and lead generation to […]

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Getting to know Lean Certification

Lean is a business model that is popular all over the globe, including Australia.  A Lean system is a method that focuses on recognizing sources of waste so that they can be eliminated.  It can be used in many areas of business, but is predominantly applied to the fields of finance, healthcare, manufacturing, and supply […]

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Reasons to Gain a Lean Certification

With higher and more specific requirements from customers and clients everyday, an increasingly competitive SME market and a growing demand for highly qualified and skilled individuals now is the time to train in Lean for your business or to gain that practical international qualification. Lean is a cutting edge methodology that helps companies across the […]

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World-class Online Learning Environment for Lean Yellow, Green and Black Belt Courses

When you enrol in any of the Leading Edge Group certified courses in Lean Healthcare, Manufacturing, Supply Chain, or Financial Services you will gain access to a world-class online Moodle learning management system. Your learning experience throughout your Lean course is supported by subject expert mentors. Depending on the course you enrol in, your learning […]

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