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Lean Healthcare

White Belt Program


Study Online – 8 hours

Program Fees

$350 + tax

This program is aimed at health professionals starting their Lean journey including Administrative Assistants, Quality Administrators, Research/Business Analysts, Public Health Dieticians/Nutritionists, Health Policy Specialists, Registered Nurses and Physicians from organizations across the health sector including hospitals, health authorities, mental health and addictions, youth services, long term care, public and community health.

The Lean Healthcare White Belt program is made up of four courses. Upon completion, participants will receive a Lean Healthcare White Belt certificate.

An Introduction to Lean

  • What is Lean and why apply it?
  • Goals and origins of Lean
  • Application of Lean in healthcare
  • A Lean improvement system

Lean Principles

  • Lean and continuous improvement
  • Lean principles
  • Value stream, flow, pull, and perfection in healthcare
  • Creating value in healthcare

Applying Lean in Healthcare

  • Key issues in healthcare
  • Healthcare cost, quality, and value
  • Creating value by managing processes
  • Scope of Lean application in healthcare

Identifying Wastes

  • Healthcare and waste overview
  • The concept of value in Lean
  • Lean classification of wastes and Gemba walk
  • Identifying waste across healthcare systems

Dwight Bryan

Dwight is a certified Lean Six Sigma Black Belt with over 20 years experience across healthcare, pharmaceuticals, retail, medical devices and logistics with a focus on administrative as well as operational processes. He has held lead roles in the deployment of Lean Six Sigma transformations at Cardinal Health and Novo Nordisk.

Dwight has utilized his Lean Six Sigma process improvement skills to enhance complex, cross-functional business processes that impact quality and customer satisfaction. He has a passion for problem solving and uses humour to engage staff and management in leveraging Lean Six Sigma tools to implement high impact solutions. Clients and partners include Nova Scotia Health Authority; Diabetes Canada; AstraZeneca; Unisource and Eli Lilly.



Book your online Lean Healthcare White Belt Program  and get your White Belt for $350 + tax.

All prices are exclusive of tax.

Develop an understanding of Lean and what it means for health organizations, their staff, patients and communities.

Through this program, you will develop an understanding and appreciation of Lean and its applicability across the health sector. This program enables participants to recognize the processes and activities that are providing value and quality care for patients and those which are wasteful and contributing to inefficient services and dissatisfaction.

 Expect to drive real change and transformation across your organization. This program is accredited and validated against stringent external standards.

Black Belt, Green Belt, and Yellow Belt programs also available.


Why Choose Us?

Over 10,000 health professionals from major organizations such as Toronto Public Health and Vancouver Coastal Health have successfully completed our Lean Healthcare Belt Programs.

Have a Question? Get in touch.

Get in touch with John to discuss any queries about the course or to enrol and arrange payment.

Phone: (416)-637-5074


“The course was well laid out, easy to navigate and informative.”


Cathy Lonergan, Case Coordinator, Ottawa Children’s Coordinated Access & Referral.

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