Courses

Lean Healthcare: White Belt Online

Develop an understanding of Lean and what it means for health organizations, their staff, patients and communities. Through this program, you will develop an understanding and appreciation of Lean and its applicability across the health sector. This program enables participants to recognize the processes and activities that are providing value and quality care for patients […]

Swinburne Lean Green Belt

The Lean Green Belt Certification Programme is delivered over a six month period. This programme provides participants with an understanding of the theory and effective application of Lean concepts, tools and practices. Participants are required to target an area within their organisation and leverage their learning to initiate, implement and sustain quantitative improvements through a workplace project. Cost*: $3,850  (incl. GST) […]

Online Health Economics

Our team are highly qualified Health Economics Practitioners and Lecturers with international experience in Ireland, UK, Canada and Australia.

Health Economics

As a discipline that takes a distinctively integrated view of service costs and patient health, health economics provides an analytical toolkit and substantial evidence base to help healthcare professionals better understand the efficiency and equity implications of key, resource allocation decisions. Click here to view our schedule of Public Events, or contact us to discuss […]

Hoshin Kanri

Hoshin Kanri is an integrated strategy development and deployment discipline that encompasses tools, processes and rigorous communication, from executive to execution level, across the organisation. In Japanese, Hoshin means “compass needle” or “direction” and Kanri means “management” or “control”. The name is indicative of how Hoshin Kanri, as a discipline, helps align an organisation around […]

5S

5S is tool that helps reduce waste and improve productivity by creating an orderly and visual workplace that fosters consistent results. It is based on a list of 5 Japanese words seiri, seiton, seiso, seiketsu and shitsuke which, when translated, mean Sort (Seiri), Set in Order (Seiton), Shine (Seiso), Standardize (Seiketsu) and Sustain (Shitsuke). These […]

Value Stream Mapping (VSM)

Value Stream Mapping (VSM) is a very effective, lean diagnostic technique, that helps to differentiate between value-add and non-value add activities involved in a wide range of organisational processes. It provides a visual methodology and template for analysing the current state and designing the desired, future state of materials (products and services) and information flows, […]

Lean Toolkit for Supply Chain Professionals

Supply chain professionals have a tremendous impact on the success of any organisation. These professionals are engaged in every facet of the business process – planning, procurement, production, transportation, storage & distribution, customer service, and more! In short, these managers are the “glue” that connects the different parts of the organisation. Their performance helps organizations […]

Lean General Industry: Master Black Belt Classroom

Leading Edge Group’s Lean Master Black Belt programme will take you through a new stage of your Lean journey – the process of moving to the master level of Lean where you are expected to take a more holistic and strategic approach to your deliberations. At the end of this stage of your journey, you will be expected […]

Lean General Industry: Black Belt Classroom

The Lean Black Belt programme aims to provide participants with a practical application of advanced Lean tools and techniques, as well as developing the appropriate process improvement, leadership and programme management skills to drive the changes that are necessary for a successful and sustainable Lean transformation. The programme is aimed at career-minded practitioners who work in […]

Lean General Industry: Master Black Belt Online

Leading Edge Group’s Lean Master Black Belt programme will take you through a new stage of your Lean journey – the process of moving to the master level of Lean where you are expected to take a more holistic and strategic approach to your deliberations. At the end of this stage of your journey, you will be expected to […]

Lean General Industry: Black Belt Online

The Online Lean General Industry Black Belt Certification Programme is delivered over a year. This distance learning programme aims to provide participants with a practical application of advanced Lean tools and techniques, as well as the appropriate process improvement, leadership and programme management skills to drive and sustain the changes that are necessary for a successful Lean transformation. […]

Lean in Procurement

Applying Lean in procurement refers to the streamlining of procurement processes and practices in order to improve efficiencies and performance, minimise transactions, eliminate process waste, reduce total cost and work as an integrated team to provide optimal value to internal and external customers. We all know of inherent wasteful activities in procurement such as tracking […]

Lean Warehouse Management

Adopting Lean warehouse management practices, particularly in collaboration with other members of the supply chain, offers an organisation significant opportunities to reduce inventory investment, optimize inventory turns and maximise resource efficiencies. A lean warehouse allows organisations to serve customers faster with: less space less inventory more accuracy We all know of inherent wasteful activities in […]

Lean General Industry: White Belt Classroom

This 1-day programme is targeted at the wider work force to develop an appreciation of Lean and its applicability within the organisation. Staff members learn the questions to ask in either their supporting role to Lean projects or generating data and undertaking hands-on projects. At the end of this workshop, participants will gain: An understanding […]

Lean Healthcare Yellow Belt Classroom

Yellow Belt Training programmes are delivered on-site at the client’s facility. Relevant exercises, games, break-outs and discussions are focused on applying concepts taught within the host organisation. A planning meeting/teleconference is scheduled in advance to finalise logistics and receive further background information so that the training can be tailored for a specific in-house focus. Click […]

Lean Supply Chain: White Belt Classroom

This 1-day programme is targeted at the wider work force to develop an appreciation of Lean and its applicability within the organisation. Staff members learn the questions to ask in either their supporting role to Lean projects or generating data and undertaking hands-on projects. At the end of this workshop, participants will gain: An understanding […]

Lean Healthcare: White Belt Classroom

This 1-day programme is targeted at the wider work force to develop an appreciation of Lean and its applicability within the organisation. Staff members learn the questions to ask in either their supporting role to Lean projects or generating data and undertaking hands-on projects. At the end of this workshop, participants will gain: An understanding […]

Lean General Industry: Green Belt Classroom

An instructor-led version available for organisations. Participants receive full online access and attend five days of instructor-led training that explore – in detail – the programme content, while supporting and focusing on various aspects of the Green Belt improvement projects being undertaken by participants as part of the programme.   Click here to view our […]

Lean Services Green Belt Classroom

An instructor-led version available for organisations. Participants receive full online access and attend five days of instructor-led training that explore – in detail – the programme content, while supporting and focusing on various aspects of the Green Belt improvement projects being undertaken by participants as part of the programme. Click here to view our schedule […]