Lean & Agile Courses

Leading Edge Group

Australasian Leadership Academy Pty Ltd (ALA) is excited to announce our strategic alliance with the Leading Edge Group

Leading Edge Group Partnership with ALA

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Leading Edge Group’s VP Operations John Whelton – commented:

“We are thrilled to partner with the ALA to align our training content with an accredited national qualification. As a global leader in the provision of Lean training, our programs are already internationally recognized. The fact that our Green Belt programs align with a Diploma of Project Management qualification, further emphasizes the relevance, quality and rigour involved and provides participants across the globe with the opportunity to further enhance their professional and career development.”

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Lynne Stephens, ALA Founder & Managing Director outlined that:

“ALA is excited about the launch of our new partnership with Leading Edge Group. We have been impressed with LEG’s vast experience and their professionalism, which leverages almost two decades of best-practice across multiple industry sectors.

We look forward to developing the partnership and introducing the Lean Green Belt training programs, to our clients here in Australia.”

In collaboration with Leading Edge Group (LEG), students who successfully complete LEG’s Lean Green Belt or Agile Green Belt training programs can now achieve a Diploma of Project Management (BSB50820) through ALA’s Registered Training Organisation (RTO 41012).

ALA’s Diploma of Project Management is an Australian Institute of Project Management (AIPM) endorsed course, offering pathways towards PM Industry Certification (RegPM CPPP & CPPM) and International Project Management Association (IPMA).

Lean for Local Government Green Belt

Town of Gravenhurst - Case Study

With Leading Edge Group’s support, the Town of Gravenhurst has successfully embraced a culture of continuous improvement through empowering their employees with Lean knowledge and skills.
To read the full case study and discover how the Town successfully achieved substantial savings, click on the link below to download the Case Study:


Develop the capacity to facilitate service improvements

Program Content & Structure

One-on-one online mentoring support is provided for participants throughout the program and assessment is based on completing a multiple-choice exam online (50%) and submission of a work-based improvement project (50%). The Lean Green Belt program is made up of the following key topics:



The aim of this program is to gain a comprehensive insight into Agile thinking
and its effective application across different sectors.

Program Content & Structure

The following topics will be delivered as part of the program content


Meet our Australian Facilitator

Greg Kilbey / Senior Lean Consultant

Greg is an experienced Lean and Process Improvement practitioner with a wealth of knowledge and expertise achieved from training diverse groups throughout Australia and South-East Asia. This experience has been gained in operations and sales environments within both service and manufacturing environments in industries such as financial services, health, telecommunications, government, logistics, insurance, manufacturing and education

Greg is a certified Black Belt and Master Black Belt practitioner (Six Sigma Academy) with valuable insights from his experience in the application of both Lean and Six Sigma methodologies to solving complex business wide problems. Greg has delivered Lean and Six Sigma training to over 900 Green Belts and Black Belts and has coached Lean and Six Sigma practitioners to complete over 400 process improvement projects. In addition, Greg has delivered training in both Agile and Change Management over the past 3-5 years as these methodologies have gained traction in regards to their importance to the ever changing nature of the 21st century workforce.

In 2019, Greg published a book specifically focussed on structuring successful continuous improvement programmes. He is currently based in Melbourne, Australia.

If you are a current student or have completed Lean Green Belt or Agile Green Belt  course with LEG,

OR are considering undertaking the program and wish to receive further information on attaining the Diploma, please email info@leadingedgegroup.com.


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