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    of adult learners agree teaching on their course is good

    (On-programme survey 2018, students aged 19plus)

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Start Date:Duration:Level:Study mode:Course location:Course Type:
31/07/202016 Weeks2Distance LearningDistance LearningSkills & Qualifications

What’s it all about?

It will equip you with a detailed understanding of the lean management system and support you in the implementation of business improvement techniques and employing effective team work in a business.

This course is a useful introduction for 19+, adult learners who wish to increase their awareness and understanding of the lean management system and the features of a lean environment.

No previous knowledge and experience are required; however, minimum level 1 English skills would be beneficial for completion of assessments.

Study levelCostAdditional fees
19+FREEYou will need to provide your own stationery.

Studying via distance learning means you can choose when and where you study. We ensure you get all the support you need throughout your course in the form of a personal tutor. You will study fully online.

Your Curriculum Team

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What’s next?

After successfully completing the course candidates will be able to further their own continuous professional development, which may improve their career prospects or progress to further training. You could also progress on to further study in the field or other Distance Learning programmes.

This qualification could assist in gaining the following employment opportunities and potential salaries:

Business Manager – £26, 000 per annum

Team Leader – £25,000 per annum

Progression to other college provision – Business Administration, Team Leading, Customer Service, Event Planning, Leadership and Management

98%of our students progress to a positive destination

(*Destination data for Sunderland College students aged 16-18, academic year 2017/18).

Why choose Sunderland College?

Our achievement rates are well above the national average.

We are the College of the Year.

(*Top college nationally for BTECs, Pearson 2019)

100% of our HND and HNC students progressed to employment or further study. 

(*Destination data, academic year 2016/17, HNC 19+)

We have recently invested £50 million in our facilities.