Introduction to Lean Thinking

Business, finance and productivity
Lean thinking is an evolving philosophy based on proven principles and practices aimed at the elimination of process waste and to develop an organisation of problem solvers.

This program will help you to understand the true meaning of lean thinking and how it can save you time and money, improve the quality of your goods and services, and improve morale and safety for your clients and workforce.


One day

Learning outcomes

During this program you will increase your knowledge of:

  • What lean thinking is
  • Lessons learnt in deploying Lean from the private sector (why some organisations succeeded while others failed)
  • Executive Lean Leadership
  • Building a Lean organisation and a new culture of continuous improvement
  • Engaging staff and building commitment
  • The eight forms of process waste
  • Value and non-value-adding activity
  • Key success criteria for lean deployment
  • Minimise process waste


This course is suited to:

  • Business owners
  • Improvement professionals
  • Process owners
  • Project managers
  • Quality and management system professionals
  • Anyone who wants to save time and improve and/or grow their business
Melbourne 14 May

VCCI, Level 2, 150 Collins Street

Melbourne VIC 3000

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Session Timings

Tue 14 May 9:00am to 4:30pm

Ticket Type
Non Member


$530.00 (no GST)

$630.00 (no GST)

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03 8662 5333

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