Lean Organisation Management Techniques


15 Weeks


About the Course

An intensive, distance learning programme designed to provide the underpinning knowledge that is required to work in a range of environments in a business administration role. By enrolling on this course, you’ll develop an understanding of lean organisation techniques and the skills required to work effectively in a team in the business sector.


This course is designed for people who work in a professional role and are looking for ways to make either themselves, their departments, or their companies more effective.


These courses are delivered by online learning via our Equal platform, with 1:1 coaching from our team of expert tutors.


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Course Overview

As part of the online Certificate in Lean Organisation Management Techniques course, you will develop knowledge, skills and behaviours in the below areas:

  • The features of a lean environment
  • Performing a productivity needs analysis
  • Devising a map of a process
  • The principles of the Kaizen strategy
  • The principles underpinning organisation of a business environment
  • Using visual indicators to make improvements to the work environment
  • Eliminating variance from workplace processes
  • The features of an effective team
  • Working effectively within a team
  • What is required of a team leader

Course Delivery

Self-directed study

In studying through an online course, you will be expected to do a significant amount of self-directed study. We’ll support by structuring the online Equal platform to give you manageable deadlines to keep you progressing through the units to ensure you achieve the qualification.


We would recommend you set aside a minimum of 5 hours per week over the duration of the course to ensure you are successful.


Should you need support or further explanation of a topic after completing the online learning / reading, you will have access to a dedicated tutor who will be on-hand on the phone or email to answer your questions.



You will be matched with an experienced Tutor and Learning Support Assistant (LSA) who will be your guide through the programme. They will work with you to help you set your objectives for what you want to get out of your participation. You will have a minimum of 2 structured progress reviews with your Tutor/LSA through the course. However, they are of course on hand throughout to deal with any questions as they arise.



Throughout the qualification you will be continually assessed against the qualification’s unit criteria. The online Equal platform contains all of the assessments and will prompt you to complete each assessment after completing the relevant section of e-learning.


Your Tutor will review all submitted work and provide you with feedback to help you further improve your understanding.

How You Will Benefit

  • Learn about the features of lean management
  • Understand how to perform a productivity needs analysis and how to map a process
  • Learn about the principles of Kaizen and how it can used to reduce time waste in a business.
  • What makes an effective leader and team
  • Have the opportunity to focus on your own development, supported remotely by an experienced tutor
  • Enhance your future career development.

Entry Requirements

We highly recommend that you have access to a laptop or desktop computer to best enable you to complete the assessments.


If English is your second language, we highly recommend that you complete an ESOL course before enrolling for this qualification.