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Lean Leadership for the Supply Chain Professional

Georgia Institute of Technology

12 months
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600 USD/year
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About

Transforming an organization from traditional thinking to Lean thinking requires leadership. This is the core focus of this Lean Leadership for the Supply Chain Professional course from Georgia Institute of Technology (Georgia Tech).

Overview

The core focus of this course builds upon your knowledge of strategic and tactical implementation of the lean supply chain, and aims to build you into a lean leader. This is critical in order to navigate through the waters of change management required to successfully execute and sustain the lean supply chain journey. In this course, you will complete a deep dive into the main aspects of lean leadership.

Who Should Attend

The Lean Leadership for the Supply Chain Professional course at the Georgia Institute of Technology is designed for supply chain professionals, logistics professionals, material managers, production control managers, transportation managers, warehousing managers, lean leaders, and purchasing managers.

How You Will Benefit

  • Learn how to reduce the total cost of ownership, inventory levels, logistics, and space requirements.
  • Discover how to reduce lead time.
  • Gain an understanding of how to increase fill rates.
  • Improve supplier performance and accountability.
  • Improve customer satisfaction and customer relationships.
  • Reduce overall organizational and operational waste.

Programme Structure

Courses include: 

  • Purpose And Value Alignment
  • Traditional Versus Lean Leadership
  • The Leader As Student And Teacher
  • Process And Value-stream Thinking
  • Management Systems
  • Using Effective Measurement System
  • Visual Management ("Go See" Management)
  • Convincing People On Lean Thinking And Dealing With Resistance

Key information

Duration

  • Part-time
    • 12 months
    • Flexible

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English

Delivered

Online
  • Semi-structured
  • No Attendance
  • Continuous support with feedback on request
  • Individual work/assignments (with online group discussions), Online group works/assignments

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

English requirements

We are not aware of any English requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Access to the content for this course requires you to set up a password for your Georgia Tech (GT) account different from your account and password on this website.  

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    600 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 600 USD for the full programme during 12 months.
  • National

    600 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 600 USD for the full programme during 12 months.

Funding

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