Lean Business Training Course

Lean Business Training Course

Overview

Next available course date:


9th November 2017


A one day lean business training course designed to give middle/senior executives an appreciation of how to apply lean concepts throughout an organisation. In particular this course is suitable for those involved with product or service design, IT, Purchasing, Sales & Marketing, Planning, Finance and General Management.

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£245.00
A one day course designed to give middle/senior executives an appreciation of how to apply lean concepts throughout an organisation. In particular this course is suitable for those involved with product or service design, IT, Purchasing, Sales & Marketing, Planning, Finance and General Management.

 

Why introduce Lean Busineass?

  • Increased Customer Satisfaction – repeat business
  • Reduced Waste – shorter lead times, lower costs
  • Improved Profitability and utilisation of resources
  • Improved Process Control – right first time
  • Company Wide Team Work - breaking down functional barriers


What you will learn

At the conclusion of the lean business course each delegate will have: -

  • An appreciation of lean tools available to their business
  • The ability to recognise ‘waste’ and non-value added activities throughout their organisation
  • An understanding of how to generate diagnostic value stream maps of their own processes
  • An understanding of where to start when rolling out a lean programme
  • An understanding of the lean tools and techniques to both create and then sustain a lean programme


Course Content

Introduction – Setting the Scene

  • Introduction to Lean – What is it all lean management all about?
  • What financial benefits can we realistically expect from a company wide lean programme?
  • 7 Wastes
  • 5S and Visual Management
  • Lean Supply Chain Management
  • Value Stream Mapping
  • Lean Implementation including:-
  • How to bring about a lean environment by effective communication
  • Management by Wandering Around (MBWA)
  • Breaking down functional barriers and ‘silo’ management structures
  • Utilising alliances with Third Parties
  • Managing objections and practising 'respectful' management
  • Getting the ‘cynics’ on board the programme
  • Knowing where to start

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. Cost is 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.