Course Description

  • What are the course objectives?

    In simple terms, Lean Management creates more value with fewer resources, reducing unwanted activities or process that do not add value to a product or service for a customer. Lean management is an approach to running an organization that encourages continuous improvement, a long-term process where small changes are implemented systematically. Changes to processes are incremental and increases quality and efficiency. This training will provide you with the concepts of Lean Management and how you can use them in your organization.

  • Why is this certification so desirable?

    Lean Management is a globally-recognized certification in the field of quality management, providing best practices for optimizing end-to-end businesses processes in product development, manufacturing, operations, service, supplier management, customer relations, and other enterprise functions. The Lean Management certification demonstrates your skills on applying a data-driven approach to eliminating waste and building continuous improvement into business processes.
     
    Certified professionals can expect top roles in quality management, including Lean manager or facilitator, quality engineer, quality consultant or continuous improvement manager. According to Payscale.com, median salaries range from $60,000 to $86,000 and can top out as high as $124,000. There are currently 45,000 Lean Management certified professionals around the world.

  • What skills will you learn?

    This Lean Management Certification course will show you how to apply Lean concepts in your organization. You will learn core concepts of Lean Management, including: 
    • Overview and principles of Lean
    • Types of waste common in organizations
    • Various Lean tools, techniques and metrics
    • Examples of implementing Lean in manufacturing, service and office environments
    • Other methodologies that complement Lean
    • The Lean Maturity Matrix

  • Who should take this course?

    Simplilearn’s Lean Management course can be taken by any professional seeking career growth in the quality management sector or simply to get hands-on experience working with Lean principles. There are no specific eligibility criteria for the Lean Management Certification course.

Course Preview

    • Lesson 01 - Introduction

      41:44
      • 1.1 Welcome
        00:07
      • 1.2 Introduction
        00:36
      • 1.3 Agenda
        00:40
      • 1.4 WHAT IS LEAN
        00:50
      • 1.5 Overview of Lean
        02:06
      • 1.6 Principles of Lean
        02:40
      • 1.7 Types of Waste
        04:59
      • 1.8 Lean Journey
        03:27
      • 1.9 Roots of Lean
        01:00
      • 1.10 Lean at Ford
        02:02
      • 1.11 Toyota Production System (TPS)
        01:35
      • 1.12 Just In Time (JIT)
        04:25
      • 1.13 Lean Successes and Benefits
        01:06
      • 1.14 Efficiency Business Model Fit
        04:11
      • 1.15 Cash Flow Improvement
        01:53
      • 1.16 Increased Capacity for Revenue
        01:36
      • 1.17 Its Challenges
        00:40
      • 1.18 Process Changes Cause a Rethinking of Process Flow
        01:34
      • 1.19 Disruptions Downtime Design Failures
        01:12
      • 1.20 Low Volume High Mix
        02:20
      • 1.21 High Variability Customization Demand
        02:10
      • 1.22 Summary
        00:31
      • 1.23 Quiz
      • 1.24 Thank You
        00:04
    • Lesson 02 - Types of Waste

      24:48
      • 2.1 Welcome
        00:07
      • 2.2 Types of Waste Introduction
        00:36
      • 2.3 Agenda
        00:21
      • 2.4 THE MAIN ONES
        00:54
      • 2.5 Transportation
        02:53
      • 2.6 Inventory
        02:15
      • 2.7 Motion
        01:54
      • 2.8 Waiting
        01:41
      • 2.9 Over Production
        02:02
      • 2.10 Over Processing
        01:51
      • 2.11 Defect
        01:30
      • 2.12 Other Types of Waste
        00:25
      • 2.13 Underutilized Skills
        01:18
      • 2.14 Wrong Use of Automation
        03:00
      • 2.15 Wrong Use of Metrics
        03:09
      • 2.16 Summary
        00:49
      • 2.17 Quiz
      • 2.18 Thank You
        00:03
    • Lesson 03 - Tools

      48:45
      • 3.1 Welcome
        00:07
      • 3.2 Lean Management Tools
        00:35
      • 3.3 Agenda
        02:06
      • 3.4 5S Plus 1
        00:35
      • 3.5 Seiri
        03:03
      • 3.6 Seiton
        02:09
      • 3.7 Seiso
        04:28
      • 3.8 Seiketsu
        04:02
      • 3.9 Shitsuke
        03:51
      • 3.10 Safety
        00:57
      • 3.11 5s plus 1 Summary
        01:05
      • 3.12 Value Stream Mapping
        02:13
      • 3.13 Kaizen
        04:06
      • 3.14 Kaizen Blitz
        01:43
      • 3.15 Takt
        03:10
      • 3.16 Jidoka
        01:47
      • 3.17 Kanban
        05:04
      • 3.18 Poka Yoke
        03:32
      • 3.19 SMED
        03:33
      • 3.20 Summary
        00:36
      • 3.21 Quiz
      • 3.22 Thank You
        00:03
    • Lesson 04 - Lean in Manufacturing

      14:00
      • 4.1 Welcome
        00:07
      • 4.2 Lean in Manufacturing
        00:36
      • 4.3 Agenda
        00:28
      • 4.4 Background
        04:59
      • 4.5 Boeings Lean Journey
        00:31
      • 4.6 History and Background
        01:14
      • 4.7 Lean Principles Embraced
        01:32
      • 4.8 Lean Implementation
        01:52
      • 4.9 Waste Elimination Focus Areas
        02:13
      • 4.10 Summary
        00:25
      • 4.11 Quiz
      • 4.12 Thank You
        00:03
    • Lesson 05 - Lean in Service

      18:07
      • 5.1 Welcome
        00:07
      • 5.2 Lean in Service
        00:36
      • 5.3 Agenda
        00:21
      • 5.4 Background
        03:21
      • 5.5 Lean in Healthcare
        00:17
      • 5.6 Types of Waste
        03:03
      • 5.7 Case Study Virginia Mason
        09:47
      • 5.8 Summary
        00:31
      • 5.9 Quiz
      • 5.10 Thank You
        00:04
    • Lesson 06 - Lean in Office

      15:56
      • 6.1 Welcome
        00:08
      • 6.2 Lean Management Lean in Office
        00:51
      • 6.3 Agenda
        00:23
      • 6.4 Background
        01:25
      • 6.5 Lean in Office
        00:19
      • 6.6 5S in Office
        07:21
      • 6.7 Types of Waste in Office
        01:58
      • 6.8 Types of Waste in Office(cont.)
        02:32
      • 6.9 Summary
        00:56
      • 6.10 Quiz
      • 6.11 Thank You
        00:03
    • Lesson 07 - Lean Metrics

      29:55
      • 7.1 Welcome
        00:08
      • 7.2 Lean Management Lean Metrics
        00:53
      • 7.3 Agenda
        01:04
      • 7.4 Overview
        02:44
      • 7.5 OEE
        06:25
      • 7.6 FPY & RTY
        02:42
      • 7.7 Days in Inventory
        01:46
      • 7.8 Schedule Adherence Attainment
        04:31
      • 7.9 Lean Accounting
        04:52
      • 7.10 Lean Accounting(Cont.)
        03:15
      • 7.11 Summary
        01:30
      • 7.12 Quiz
      • 7.13 Thank You
        00:05
    • Lesson 08 - Other Methodologies That Complement Lean

      29:55
      • 8.1 Welcome
        00:08
      • 8.2 Lean Management Other Methodologies That Complement Lean
        00:52
      • 8.3 Agenda
        00:46
      • 8.4 Theory of Constraints
        04:10
      • 8.5 Theory of Constraints(Cont.)
        08:25
      • 8.6 Quick Response Manufacturing
        04:45
      • 8.7 Factory Physics
        02:11
      • 8.8 Six Sigma
        05:18
      • 8.9 Six Sigma Implementation Roles
        02:17
      • 8.10 Summary
        00:59
      • 8.11 Quiz
      • 8.12 Thank You
        00:04
    • Lesson 09 - Lean Maturity Matrix

      22:00
      • 9.1 Welcome
        00:08
      • 9.2 Lean Maturity Matrix
        00:51
      • 9.3 Agenda
        00:30
      • 9.4 Overview
        02:43
      • 9.5 Assessment Process
        02:38
      • 9.6 Assessment Criteria
        06:30
      • 9.7 Lean Maturity Levels
        06:50
      • 9.8 Lean Maturity Matrix
        00:48
      • 9.9 Summary
        00:58
      • 9.10 Quiz
      • 9.11 Thank You
        00:04
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Exam & Certification

  • How do I become Lean Management Certified?

    Simplilearn conducts a 50-question exam at the end of the Lean Management training. A passing score is 60%, at which time you will receive a course completion certificate.

  • Do you provide any practice tests as part of this course?

    Yes, we provide 1 practice test as part of our course to help you prepare for the actual certification exam. You can try this free Lean Management Exam Prep Practice Test to understand the type of tests that are part of the course curriculum.

Reviews

Jordan R. Lebich
Jordan R. Lebich Production Supervisor at Kitchen Fresh Foods, Houston

Love the education I have received, I have added lots of tools to my tool belt by going through this course.

Evan Loenser
Evan Loenser Mortgage QC Edit Supervisor at Tena Companies, Inc., Minneapolis

The self paced course with reminder and progress tracking is a great way to motivate. Loved all the content.

Robert Fruehan
Robert Fruehan Assistant Manager at Trident Seafoods, Washington

Exceeded my expectations. A well put together course.

John W Karlin
John W Karlin PRN Clinical Process Analyst @ Pediatric PICC Services, Oklahoma City

Either as an initial learning course or a refresher, this course is highly recommended!

Ashley Williams
Ashley Williams Nuclear Medcine Technologist @ University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences, Houston

I think that this course was very useful and full of great knowledge and tools to help me in my endeavors!

Kisha Pettis
Kisha Pettis Quality Control Inspector at Augustine Biomedical & Design, Virginia Beach

This was a great course, I learned a lot. It was informative and simple to understand.

Larry Baugher
Larry Baugher System Architect - Brokerage Data Warehousing, Saint Louis

I found this course, as well as the many other courses I have taken from Simplilearn to be very comprehensive and understandable. I like how you can always go back to the previous slide if you think you didn't catch all of the content the first time thru. Well done.

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Lim Wei Leng Nicholas
Lim Wei Leng Nicholas Principal Engineer, TOD (Technology Operations Department) at Central Provident Fund Board, Singapore

Great course to learn about Lean Management and how it helps for the continuous improvement of organizations.

Helen Gunby
Helen Gunby Quality Administrator @ Jaguar Land Rover (Aktrion), Birmingham

I really enjoyed the course. Information was clear and understandable.

Ajay Pandey
Ajay Pandey Datawarehouse ( ETL) Project Manager at HCL Technologies, Noida

Course is very good and it contains exactly what someone needs to learn.

Edward DSouza
Edward DSouza Experience Technical Project Coordinator at Flextronics, Rio De Janeiro

Cleared my PMP exams in Feb 2014 after attending training from SimpliLearn. Now, I am doing the Lean Management course. Love the simplicity and the approach used to deliver quality trainings.

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Pardha Sai
Pardha Sai Program Manager at Brightleaf Solutions, Delhi

Good Training. Really learned a lot about the process improvement techniques.

Altaf Ahamed
Altaf Ahamed Bangalore

Lean Management training was good & helped me a lot to learn in depth.

Ankita Maity
Ankita Maity Assistant Manager at TATA Hitachi Construction Machinery Company Limited, Hyderabad

Good course. Covers all the topics you need to know about lean management.

Arijit Sarbagna
Arijit Sarbagna Pune

I wasn't sure how lean could be leveraged across IT development fields. This session made me understand how lean is being used across industries.

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FAQs

  • What does this training include?

    You will receive access to e-learning content for all learning units, practice tests and access to exclusive forums moderated by faculty and industry experts.

  • What is Lean?

    Lean Management refers to an end to end business process and system for organizing and managing product development, manufacturing, operations, service, suppliers, customer relations, and the overall enterprise.

  • What does Lean Management Certification demonstrates?

    Lean Management certification demonstrates one’s skills on data-driven approach and methodology for eliminating waste.

  • What are the eligibility criteria for attending Lean Management training?

    There are no specific eligibility criteria for attending lean management training.

  • Do I get practice tests along with the Lean Management training?

    Yes, you do get practice tests prepared by highly qualified instructors along with the training course.

  • How do I enroll for the online training?

    You can enroll for this training on our website and make an online payment using any of the following options: 
    • Visa Credit or Debit Card
    • MasterCard
    • American Express
    • Diner’s Club
    • PayPal 
    Once payment is received you will automatically receive a payment receipt and access information via email.

  • What do I need to do to unlock my Simplilearn certificate?

    • Complete 85% of the course.
    • Complete one simulation test with a minimum score of 60%.

  • Can I cancel my enrollment? Will I get a refund?

    Yes, you can cancel your enrollment if necessary. We will refund the course price after deducting an administration fee. To learn more, you can view our Refund Policy.

  • Do you provide a money back guarantee for the training programs?

    Yes. We do offer a money-back guarantee for many of our training programs. Refer to our Refund Policy and submit refund requests via our Help and Support portal.

  • Who are our instructors and how are they selected?

    All of our highly qualified trainers are industry experts with at least 10-12 years of relevant teaching experience. Each of them has gone through a rigorous selection process that includes profile screening, technical evaluation, and a training demo before they are certified to train for us. We also ensure that only those trainers with a high alumni rating remain on our faculty.

  • What is Global Teaching Assistance?

    Our teaching assistants are a dedicated team of subject matter experts here to help you get certified in your first attempt. They engage students proactively to ensure the course path is being followed and help you enrich your learning experience, from class onboarding to project mentoring and job assistance. Teaching Assistance is available during business hours.

  • What is covered under the 24/7 Support promise?

    We offer 24/7 support through email, chat, and calls. We also have a dedicated team that provides on-demand assistance through our community forum. What’s more, you will have lifetime access to the community forum, even after completion of your course with us.

  • How can I learn more about this training program?

    Contact us using the form on the right of any page on the Simplilearn website, or select the Live Chat link. Our customer service representatives can provide you with more details.

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    Simplilearn Americas, Inc, 55 E. Monroe Street, Suite 3800, Chicago, Illinois 60603, United States of America, Call us at: +1-844-532-7688

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