Lean Project Online Practitioner Course

    Lean Competency System – Level 1B/C

    About the course

    This course focusses on the fundamentals of Lean and aims at providing you with the knowledge you need to transform operations in a service or in a manufacturing environment using a Lean approach. The course also builds the required skills to initiate change such as;

    • business analysis
    • implementation design
    • coaching peers
    • selling and presenting the benefits of change

    Key Benefits

    • Individuals will be able to follow a structured improvement approach to tackle larger problems
    • They will be able to coach colleagues in an improvement mindset
    • Organisations develop individuals to deliver continuous improvements projects


    This course is run online to remove the need for fixed training timeslot and training rooms. It facilitates the delivery of a unique programme across different areas of the same organisation, ensuring the training is delivered in a consistent, fast and efficient way. Learners are granted access for 6 months to enable them to learn just-in-time and take on each module as many times as they like.

    Course Outline


    Delegates must have been successfully accredited at Lean Competency System Level 1A OR be working in a suitable role, e.g. improvement related or frontline operations.

    LCS 1B/C Accreditation is optional. To be eligible for the accreditation, learners will need to complete a work-based project which can be delayed until they are able to resume work-as-usual. Individuals who are not yet officially accredited at LCS Level 1A will be given the free opportunity to complete our 60-minute online course to gain formal accreditation.


    This online course is composed of 16 individual modules to help the learners fit the training in their busy schedule.

    L C S 1 B

    • Project Set-Up
    • Understanding Customers
    • Mapping Techniques
    • Root Cause Problem Solving
    • Data Fundamentals
    • Waste Analysis
    • Demand and Capacity Analysis
    • Data Collection Techniques


    L C S 1 C

    • Purposeful Measures
    • Process Design and Standard Operations
    • Workplace Organisation
    • Visual Management
    • Capacity and Demand Management
    • Planning Implementation
    • People, Teams and Sustainability
    • Benefits Tracking



    LCS Accreditation

    LCS accreditation

    LCS - Lean Competency System Accreditation - Reinvigoration

    This course is aligned to Cardiff University’s Lean Competency System (LCS) at level 1b/c.

    The LCS was created by Cardiff University’s Lean Enterprise Research Centre and has set the standards for high quality Lean education for over a decade. It remains the leading academically recognised Lean qualification worldwide.

    The LCS Framework has three categories and seven levels of competency covering the entire spectrum of Lean knowledge and applications; with each level focussing on a specific set of competencies. Reinvigoration is one of only a few that provides training at all levels. Please view the below LCS Roadmap for an overview of Reinvigoration’s LCS Development Path, including pre-requisites, benefits and duration for each course.

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    Accreditation Criteria

    Accreditation is optional. Participants wishing to achieve accreditation will need to submit a workbook evidencing their project delivery.


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    Online course:  £900


    LCS 1B/C Certification fee (optional):

    Option 1: £250 +VAT per delegate.

    Learners self support the submission of their workbook (1 submission opportunity).


    Option 2: £650 + VAT per delegate.

    Learners are supported by a coach for up to 3 x one-two-one 30-minute remote sessions.