Lean Fundamentals


Lean Fundamentals

This four day course starts with Lean Basics like 5S, Kanban, Value Stream Mapping, and Kaizen, then covers advanced concepts that use data and analysis within a DMAIC roadmap to design an optimized process layout. Learn the Lean Fundamentals system that brings it all together.

Lean Fundamentals Training Topics:

  • Overview of the Lean Initiative
  • Incorporating Lean & Six Sigma
  • Muda (or Waste) Eradication
  • Value Stream Mapping (Present and Prospective State)
  • How to Conduct a Lean Vision Events (or Kaizen Events)
  • Flow, TAKT Time and PITCH Applications
  • Replenishment Pull methods vs. Traditional “Push”
  • Kanban or Visual Signaling
  • Goldratt’s “Theory of Constraints”
  • 5S and Visual Control
  • Poka Yoke (Error Proofing)
  • Program Synopsis
DurationDatesLocationCostCourse Code 
4 Days 20-Mar-2017 San Francisco, CA $2000LFSF Register
4 Days 03-Apr-2017 Chicago Elmhurst, IL $2000LFCHI Register
4 Days 01-May-2017 Atlanta, GA $2000LFATL Register
4 Days 05-Jun-2017 San Diego, CA $2000LFSD Register
4 Days 10-Jul-2017 Boston, MA $2000LFBOS Register
4 Days 24-Jul-2017 Toronto, ON $2000LFTOR Register
4 Days 31-Jul-2017 Seattle, WA $2000LFSEA Register
4 Days 11-Sep-2017 Minneapolis, MN $2000LFSTP Register
4 Days 16-Oct-2017 Dallas, TX $2000LFDAL Register
4 Days 23-Oct-2017 Providence RI $2000LFPVD Register
4 Days 27-Nov-2017 San Antonio, TX $2000LFSA Register
4 Days 04-Dec-2017 San Francisco, CA $2000LFSF Register
4 Days 11-Dec-2017 Washington, DC $2000LFDC Register
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