In any workplace, every employee can help reduce a company’s overall costs and improve efficiency by decreasing and/or eliminating waste. This course provides a foundation in Lean practices that are applicable every day, to any role. Appropriate for any type of industry, from manufacturing and private-sector businesses to public service organizations, it prepares participants to contribute to team projects.
The course includes:
- Fundamentals of the Lean approach and basic Lean tools
- Value stream map development
- Problem-solving tools
- Standard work practices
- Mistake proofing
Through tips, tools, interactive discussion and hands-on activity, participants will gain the basics to make meaningful performance improvements.