Session 1 - Lean 101 - October 21st, 11 AM – 12:30 PM (Central)
Key management, staff and operations will be trained in the basics of Lean across the entire enterprise. Participants will learn the terms and techniques of Lean and have a common language to use, going forward.
Session 2 - 5S - Workplace Organization - November 4th, 11 AM – 12:30 PM (Central)
5S stands for Sort, Straighten, Shine, Standardize, Sustain! Organize your work space so that frequently used tools and materials are within reach. Identify waste opportunities and brainstorm solutions. Keeping a work space organized and clean is essential to removing waste and maximizing efficiency. Make the improvement sustainable.
Session 3 - Value Stream Mapping November 18th, 11 AM – 12:30 PM (Central)
Analyze the flow of material and information of a process through the company, determine where the greatest opportunities are and create an implementation plan with measurable impact.
Session 4 - Key Performance Indicators (KPIs) - December 2nd, 11 AM – 12:30 PM (Central)
What are you measuring?
What results do you want?
How are you measuring and reporting?
Are you measuring the right KPIs?