A Comprehensive Training Package for DIY Lean Transformation

Many organizations are looking to develop lean thinking and practice, but they don't know where to start.

Lean Smarts can help.


Educate Everyone

Unlimited access for all employees at any location.


Train On-Demand

Access training curriculum on-demand in rich HD video.


Certify your Change Agents

Digitally certify all enrollees in the course.


Support your Facilitators

Increase training effectiveness with facilitator resources.

Why Should You Join the Course?

  • Spare yourself the time and confusion of decoding lean and creating training materials.

  • Leverage Daniel’s experience as a virtual, on-demand, in-house trainer, in high quality HD video.

  • Align your management team and gain massive momentum on your biggest next steps.

  • Put an end to the search for videos that don’t suck or that put people to sleep (just being honest)!

  • Create your own in-house training program from the provided materials (if you so choose).

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Test drive the Fundamentals of Lean via a 15 day FREE trial!

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What's Inside the Course

Get up to speed with lean by learning time-tested concepts based on the Toyota Production System (TPS).

  • 18 high quality videos

    Learn the basics of all the lean "must-have" tools including standard work, 5S, one-piece flow, kaizen, value stream mapping, kanban, and more!

  • 5 hours of instruction

    Each video is an average of 16 minutes long, making the collection great for focused training by topic.

  • Lean Certification

    Certify unlimited enrollees in lean fundamentals after passing the online exam.

  • Companion PDF workbook

    If training in groups or a classroom setting, print out the included companion PDF workbook to increase engagement and learning.

  • Supplemental YouTube videos

    Go a little bit farther with each topic with our supporting list of YouTube videos.

  • Facilitator's guide (PDF)

    Download our tips and recommendations for facilitating training in groups.

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We want you to know what you're buying. Test drive the course with this 15 day all-access trial!

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What Others Are Saying

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John Watt

It's not easy putting things across simply unless you truly understand them and Daniel has done just that. He has created a lean masterclass that everyone ca...

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It's not easy putting things across simply unless you truly understand them and Daniel has done just that. He has created a lean masterclass that everyone can follow, and everyone can learn from, beginner and experienced lean practitioner.

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Ricky Scarborough

I have found Daniel to be able to make things quite simple that most others over complicate Thank you so much

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Pricing options

Pay month-to-month or annually for full access to the course!

Course curriculum

Frequently Asked Questions

  • Is this course only for manufacturing?

    The course's primary viewpoint for application is manufacturing. Many lean concepts do transfer to other industries, but the course does not explicitly teach how to adapt the methods to other contexts. If you are interested in lean but unsure of this course's applicability to your needs, contact me at hello@leansmarts.com.

  • How does certification work?

    Digital certificates are earned after passing the online course exam and fufilled through Accredible (accredible.com). The certificate can then be printed or posted to the user's LinkedIn profile.

  • Can more than one person be certified?

    Of course! By default, purchasing the course grants you immediate access to the course. Additional instructions are issued via email after purchase for enrolling other employees into the course. Each employee must enroll to become certified.

  • How long can I access the course?

    The course is available via a monthly or annual subscription. You can keep your subscription for as long as you desire and cancel anytime.

  • What is your refund policy?

    All requests will be 100% refunded when requested within 30 days from purchase. Our interest is satisfied customers. If you're not fully satisfied with the course we guarantee your money back!