Introduction to Lean

Reach Into the Lean Toolbox

Introduction to Lean

H4M Introduction to Lean: Overview of the Lean Toolbox

Stage 1 in Your Lean Transformation

This introductory course is the first stage in Lean Transformation: Bringing all levels of your organization together in a fun and fast-paced exercise where rank is left outside the room. This program creates a passion for continuous improvement, leaving participants excited to go on to the next stage of Lean Transformation.

Course Description

This 1-day H4M course focuses on basic Lean problem-solving tools. The program is designed around a factory simulation, where participants learn how to apply Lean tools in a hands-on manner. Each participant will be responsible for tracking performance through visual factory methods. As the day progresses, Lean tools are taught and applied to the process.

Target Audience

This class is designed reach all levels of the organization and is most effective when cross-functional groups come together for this session. The power of the team is more effective when all disciplines in an organization can problem-solve together.

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Learning Objectives

  • Understand the basics of Lean tools
  • Understand the Kaizen process
  • Understand Takt time
  • Understand Lead time
  • Understand basic P&L
  • Accounting
  • Next phase in a Lean Transformation

Course Outline

  1. Takt Time
  2. What is Kaizen
  3. Kanban
  4. Line Balancing
  5. Seven Wastes
  6. Cost of Quality
  7. Basic P & L
  8. 5-S Principles

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