Who is this qualification for?
This qualification is aimed at individuals wishing to understand and use business improvement techniques, commonly known as ‘Lean’. These techniques can be applied to a variety of sectors from manufacturing through to offices and aims to reduce waste and improve efficiency within organisations.
How long will it take?
The total qualification time (TQT) for this qualification is 150 hours and of this 90 hours is recommended as guided learning (GL).
These include the concept of a lean environment, the productivity needs analysis process, produce a process map, continuous improvement techniques Kaizen, the principles and techniques of workplace organisation, visual indicators to improve the work environment and ways to eliminate variance from processes in the workplace.
This qualification is assessed by a portfolio of evidence.
A full qualification specification is available for approved centres in the Download Area.