LEAN Business Programme


Galway Executive Skillnet LEAN Business Programme is a green belt level training programme which uses a proven combination of training and onsite project mentoring to help participants understand lean principles, implement lean tools and deliver improvements for sustainable cost savings. The programme is heavily subsidised by Skillnet Ireland and delivered by leading lean consultants, LBSPartners.


Adopting lean tools and techniques is a business improvement approach being embraced by companies across all industries in Ireland and around the world. WHY? Because it delivers serious competitive advantage to companies who participate. Previous participants are now achieving measurable improvements across a wide range of business outcomes, including: improved cash flow, productivity, waste reduction, lead times, employee engagement, quality and customer service.

By participating in this programme, you and your team will:

  • Develop a clear understanding and practical knowledge of the tools and practices underpinning lean.
  • Identify and deliver a project or suite of projects to provide meaningful and measurable improvements for your business.
  • Gain the knowledge, skills and confidence to apply lean principles, tools and techniques to other projects within your business.

Who Should Attend?

All companies where efficiency is a critical factor in success. Participants can include admin staff, operators, supervisors and/or managers. We can support you to select a team of up to 3 participants. Each participant will deliver an improvement project in their area of the business.

Programme Cost

€4,000 per company for up to three participants



Event Details

Day 1: April 05, 2019

Day 2: April 09, 2019

Day 3: May 02, 2019

Day 4: May 23, 2019

Day 5: June 06, 2019

Day 6: June 27, 2019

Venue: Clayton Hotel, Monivea Road, Ballybrit, Galway, H91 D526