Kanban Training Course

Kanban Training Course

Overview

Next available course date:


31st January 2018


Our one day Kanban training course will teach you about the various Kanban systems and how to implement them. Kanban is a pull scheduling system which can be used as a shop floor control tool to ensure you only manufacture what is pulled by each customer. Ideally suited to manufacturing, operations and material professionals of all levels.

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£275.00

Course Overview

Our one day Kanban training course will teach you about the various Kanban systems and how to implement them. Kanban is a pull scheduling system which can be used as a shop floor control tool to ensure you only manufacture what is pulled by each customer. Ideally suited to manufacturing, operations and material professionals of all levels.

What you will learn

At the conclusion of the kanban training course each delegate will be able to appreciate:-
  • The differences between traditional ‘push’ systems and ‘pull’ systems
  • The different types of Kanban
  • How to use visual indicators
  • How easy it is to implement
  • The major impact a pull scheduling system can make to your cash flow, space requirements and obsolescence.

Course Content

The Kanban Training Course covers the following topics:-
  • What is Kanban? - Definitions
  • Understanding the origins of Kanban
  • Comparison of Push vs. Pull Systems
  • Role Play 1
  • Kanban Card Types (Withdrawal, Conveyance & Production)
  • Types of Kanban systems (One card and Dual Card)
  • Kanban System Characteristics
  • Strengths and Weaknesses of Kanban
  • Role Play 2
  • Planning for change
  • How to implement Kanban?
  • How Kanban can interface with MRP/ERP systems?
  • Role Play 3
  • Summary & Review
Kanban Courses are limited to a maximum of twelve delegates. Course cost covers the training session, a comprehensive set of course notes, lunch and refreshments.
This is a non-residential training course. This course can be delivered in-house if required. For further information contact Aster Training on 01296 720281 for a Free Consultation to discuss your training requirements.
Costs are exclusive of VAT which is chargeable at the current rate. Prices are correct at the time of publishing, but may be varied in line with market conditions from time to time.