The lean user group has several objectives including:-

  • Providing UK based companies with the opportunity and forum to network with other like minded organisations
  • To discuss and learn from best lean practice
  • Joint problem solving to common lean implementation problems & issues
  • Business co-operation between members


Inaugural User Group Meeting -10th July 08

Corporate Membership benefits include:- 

  • Factory visits – where a member company will open their facility for other companies to visit
  • Lean Seminars (free to members) - presented by members for the benefit of other members
  • Lean Organisation of the Year Awards
  • Case Studies from the lean community within the UK
  • Access to lean articles and case studies provided by member organisations
  • Access to the results of lean benchmarking studies carried out by Aster
  • Discounts on Aster Training Lean Courses

Annual Subscriptions

Annual Subscription to the lean user group is based upon company headcount. All subscriptions are for 12 months from the date the subscription is taken out. The subscription entitles two delegates from each member organisation to attend events.


 Company Headcount               Annual Subscription 
 1-20 Free
 21-50 £75
 51-100 £100 
 101-150 £150
 151-200 £200
 200+ £250



If you would like further information about the Lean Group or you would like to take out a corporate membership with Aster Training, write to or contact us on 01296 720281.