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Development Program

LEAN Managers Development Program

7 practical seminars are designed to provide information, knowledge and practical, hands-on expereience to use different LEAN techniques.

The program is targeted to LEAN managers and specialists such as continuous imporovment managers or kaizen officers, but also general managers and production managers are most welcome to participate.

Each seminar provides an overview of a specific area or technique to increase effectiveness and efficiency of an organization.  The program is filled with real-life samples from LEAN organisations (photos, videos), practical exercises, discussions and exchange of information. The program consists of the following trainings:

  • The first training gives general overview and the rest are concentrated on specific topics. Lean manufacturing training program and will have an idea to reduce waste in manufacturing processes through continuous improvement, creating value and flowing smoothly according to the demand signals. Program covers topics like Toyota production system, 8 wastes (muda), value added and non-value added activities, push and pull production, etc.

Public training courses are organised 1-2 times per calendar year and are in Estonian language only. Specific information in Estonian about the Lean Managers Development Program can be found on our Estonian web-site: arenguprogramm/

If you are interested to order the development program (or some seminars) as an in-house training course, we are happy to carry it out also in English. Please do not hesitate to contact us and ask for more information.


Urmas Ruubel

Urmas is a leading expert in field of LEAN and production management. He has over 20 years of practical expreience as a production manager from different companies, with  in depth knowldege about metal industry, wooden products, paper and packaging industry. Urmas became consultant in 2014 and has ever since advised many companies from different fields. Urmas´s main role is to help production companies to become more efficient by deploying LEAN thinking and implementing different LEAN techniques (5S, SMED, kanban, kaizen etc).

Jussi Onoper

Chairman of the board of OÜ TJO Konsultatsioonid, managment conusltant and trainer with over 20 years of experience. ILM/SFEDI Accredited Business Support Professional. Jussi has advised over 100 different organisations in the fields of management systems, strategy and raising efficiency (lean projects, lean daily management lean 6 sigma projects etc).

Why partner up with TJO Konsultatsioonid?

  • over 20 years of practical experience in consulting and training;
  • our consultants have extensive practical experience in production, quality and management;
  • wide range of services in area of LEAN/efficiency, management systems and strategy development;
  • unique possibilities to develop your personnel – public training courses, development programs and in-house trainings;
  • we work in English, Estonian and Russian languages.

Schedule of upcoming training programs:

Got questions? Interested in this training at another time and place? Contact us!

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