Lean Foundation and Management Overview

Study the Lean methodology with this fully-accredited online training course from Good e-Learning! Written by industry experts, this course was developed to provide you with a solid understanding of the key concepts of Lean and how they can be applied to real-world organizations.

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Lean Foundation and Management Overview

Quality Management / Lean Foundation and Management Overview
  • An in-depth understanding of Lean management
  • Preparatory training for Master Belt
  • Written by industry experts
  • Quiz and revision modules
  • Increase earning potential by 34%
  • Expert tutor support


The Lean Foundation and Management Overview training course aims to a solid foundation to the key concepts of lean management. Lean is built on the premise of maximizing value delivered by efficiently using resources, while at the same time minimizing waste. This course provides an excellent introduction to the lean principles and change management, providing learners the skills required to manage, support and apply their knowledge in a real-world scenario.

This preparatory level course provides learners with an introduction to lean, building their confidence in applying the methodology within an organization. On completion, learners will be able to:

  • Identify the key concepts and principles of the lean methodology
  • Apply the acquired lean knowledge and skills within an organization
  • Focus on delivering value to customers
  • Identify techniques to eliminate waste
  • Kick start a career in lean management

Benefit for Individuals

This course helps professionals identify the key concepts, techniques and benefits of working in a lean environment. It provides an in-depth knowledge of lean principles for management and is suitable for those who are new to the standard.

Being certified in Lean Foundation and Management opens opportunities for individuals within organizations that practice the methodology. It also provides preparatory knowledge for the Lean Master Belt Practitioner course.

Benefit for Organizations

The primary purpose of lean is to reduce operational costs by eliminating waste and increasing customer satisfaction. The methodology focuses on continuous business improvement and having staff trained in the methodology will help companies motivate their workforce. Lean promotes elimination of repetitive low value work, promoting productivity and improving efficiency to make the organization more competitive in the marketplace.

Course Outline

The course is broadly divided into the following modules: -

  • Module 1: Process Management, Lean Principles and Implementation
  • Module 2: Process Flow, Risk Analysis and Claims Authority
  • Module 3: Change Process, Project Planning and Performance Management
  • Module 4: Exercise

Click here to view the detailed syllabus.


There are three multiple-choice tests and an interactive exercise which must be completed to gain a course completion certificate. For further information, please contact us on enquiries@orbussoftware.com.

  • 6 months’ access from the date of purchase to complete your training.
  • 5 hours of comprehensive online training content
  • Interactive and engaging videos
  • Exam simulator with mock exams to help you prepare
  • Additional revision modules
  • Study schedule
  • On/off tracker
  • Searchable microlearning units and modules
  • Accessible through multiple devices
  • Offline player for study on the move
  • Access to Orbus Learning Ecosystem
    • Detailed personal performance report
    • Community for business and IT professionals
    • Resource centre (articles, case studies, white papers, etc.)
    • Support suite
  • Tutor support

What is Lean Management?

Lean Management is a business methodology that promotes continuous improvement of the business by ensuring all waste is eliminated, and all value adding activities run efficiently.

Who owns Lean Foundation and Management Overview?

The Lean Foundation and Management Overview course is managed and certified by Orbus Software’s Learning Partners, Good e-Learning.

What are the prerequisites for this course?

There are no formal prerequisites for this course, however, having prior knowledge of project management would be beneficial.

What is the duration of this course?

The seat time of the course is 62 hours. This includes all the learning modules, module level assessments and the certification test.

What is the duration of access?

Learners get 6 months of access from the date of purchasing the course.

How long is the exam valid for?

Learners get 6 months from the date of purchase to complete their examination.

How can the exam be taken?

There are three multiple-choice tests and an interactive exercise which must be completed to gain a course completion certificate. For further information, please contact us on enquiries@orbussoftware.com.

Does the course include a manual?

The course does not require a manual.

How does the on/off tracker work?

The online tracker provides an ideal time duration to complete the course and gives users a reminder when they go off-track. Note, the tracker is purely a ‘nice to have’ feature that works on a recommended timeframe and does not hold any impact on the duration of access.

Which Learning Management System (LMS) is used?

Docebo is integrated into the Orbus Learning Ecosystem.

What are the minimum system and browser requirements?

Click here to view the latest system and browser requirements to efficiently run this course.

How can I get help?

For tutor, technical and administrative support please mail us on enquiries@orbussoftware.com.

This course is delivered by Good e-Learning who are the accredited training provider.

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Key Features

  • Duration of access: 6 months

  • Training hours: 5 hours

  • Certificate of Completion: Yes

  • Certified by: Good e-Learning

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