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March 31, 2021

Lean Fundamentals (online course) – starting 12th April 2021

The Lean Fundamentals course enables lean beginners to use basic problem solving tools to ‘find a problem, fix a problem, prevent a problem coming back’. The course is suitable for all sectors, professions and trades. Participants learn the meaning of 5S workplace organization, the 7…

March 31, 2021

Skillnets Statement of Strategy

Skillnets Ireland has been a very practical avenue through which lean and six sigma learnings have reached the workforce. In November last, Skillnet Ireland launched, Transforming Business Through Talent 2021-2025. Click on the title link to view…

March 31, 2021

The Value of Visual Work Instructions

This cute 5 and a half minute video on writing work instructions is a gift to any trainer who’d like to liven up a standard work course. Enjoy watching how well the kids can write…

March 31, 2021

Free eBook: Supply Chain Risk Management for Dummies

Filled with wise advice and practical to-do tips, this book is a new addition to the popular Dummies series! This compact book presents the basics of supply chain risk management, makes the business case for…

March 31, 2021

Descriptive Statistics in Excel

Microsoft Excel contains many hidden descriptive statistics and data analysis features. This 2m 10s YouTube video from Elliot Jardin shows you how. Click on the title link to view or call us today to discuss customised data…

January 7, 2021

9th February 2021: Certified Lean Six Sigma Green Belt course online

Green belts rock! On completion of this certified lean six sigma green belt  course, you will be a more confident, capable and effective team leader and problem solver, than you ever thought possible. What’s more…

January 7, 2021

8th February 2021: Design of Experiments (DOE) online

The team at First Polymer Training Skillnet is running yet another of their very successful online DOE courses, starting 8th February 2021. Combining live webinars with DOE online simulation and assignments, and a DOE live…

January 7, 2021

Tech tip: What is the Null Hypothesis?

A mystery to many, and common sense to scientists. Click the title link to check out this explanation of hypothesis testing’s Null Hypothesis.

January 7, 2021

Join your local Lean network

Learning from others is a key tenet of the lean philosophy. Sharing and learning with and from others can make the journey to improvement both quicker and more effective. The regional Lean Networks in Ireland…

December 15, 2020

Christmas 2020: Support Focus Ireland

Lean Ireland supports the work of Focus Ireland. Focus Ireland is driven by the fundamental belief that homelessness is wrong. Focus Ireland works with local government, communities and other agencies to provide supported housing for those most in need. Your donation will help…