Lean Thinking for Doctors in Training

Category: Training - Other

Date: October 3rd 2024 9:30am until October 10th 2024 1:30pm

Location: Zoom


Course ID: SW24-106


Associated Ladders of Learning:

  • 8 - Personal Development & Welfare
  • For more information please click here to find our Course Catalogue


This training package focuses on how to adjust your ways of thinking to understand how to maximise your input to ensure that your service can maximise their input, ultimately reducing the risk of human-led errors for the customers.


  1. Effective rather than efficient

  2. Understand how ‘world class’ organisations distinguish themselves from the rest through ‘Lean principles’

  3. Recognise how to prioritise around the most important things

  4. Maximise value to your ‘ultimate customers’ and reduce human led risk

  5. Understand how to make a commitment to personal and organisational continuous improvement

  6. Understand how to maximise individual and collective potential to achieve upgraded results

  7. Know how to reduce/eliminate risk/errors/near misses


C1, C2, ST1, ST2, ST3, ST4, ST5, ST6+, IMT1, IMT2, IMT3 or Public Health Trainee

Course Length:

This course is run over two days, both days start at 09:30 and finish at 13:30


Online via Zoom

Booking for these courses will be taken on MaxCourse, our online booking system.

Information about how to use MaxCourse can be found on our website.

Please email england.facultydevelopment.sw@nhs.net with any questions, before and on the day.