Course Objective: Learn Lean Manufacturing
August 22-26, 2022
In this live virtual event, learn how Lean techniques coupled with a Lean mindset speed throughput, eliminate quality issues, increase workplace satisfaction and improve customer service. The result: a 50 to 90% performance improvement plus an energized, visual laboratory workplace.
Week 1: Sept 12-16 / Week 2: Oct 10-14 / Week 3: Nov 7-11 / Week 4: Dec 5-8
The Lean Manager Certification program develops the knowledge, capabilities, and confidence to improve your organization through the application of Lean techniques. This fully-accredited certification is jointly offered by Productivity Inc. and The Ohio State University’s Fisher College of Business...Read more
The Four Cornerstones of Transformation - Oct 13th, 27th, Nov 3rd, 17th
A Consultant-Led Virtual Leadership Curriculum
Using lessons learned from 4 decades of transformational experiences, we will explore the 4 dimensions to becoming a lean company, not just a company that does Lean things.
A live 6-hour virtual seminar – October 27th
Regrouping and refocusing your organization now, to concentrate on the vital few -- those things that will make a real difference to your organization’s performance -- seems a prudent thing to do. But how do you take all of the things there are to do, distill them down to the critical few and then defuse them throughout the entire organization? Through Hoshin Kanri.Read more
A live 6-hour virtual seminar – November 3rd
Ensuring sustainment through organization-wide operational governance.
A daily management system is a set of standard practices that keep improvement efforts on track and moving forward. DMS is the missing link in many operational excellence initiatives and the key to long-term sustainment by providing a structured way for leaders-at-all-levels to engage and provide direct, in-the-workplace, management and teaching routines.
A live 6-hour virtual seminar – November 17th
Developing a culture of A3 Thinking problem-solvers.
In this interactive session, through presentation, examples, and reflections, participants will learn the importance of A3 thinking and understand how teams should act, behave and integrate problem-solving in their daily activities to generate discipline and focus on actual problems.
Nov 28-Dec 2 – A 5-day Fully-Accredited Program
Provides an understanding of the core Lean principles and techniques and how to use them to support your organization's CI effort. Designed for those seeking a solid understanding of Lean techniques and for managers, supervisors, and team leaders...Read more
Check back for dates – A 4-day program
A hands-on training featuring an interactive look inside an actual 3P project with the team members that did the work. Created to teach a process for rapidly designing (or redesigning) product and production processes to ensure capability and build in quality, reliability, and flow-takt-pull. Designed for managers of engineering, product, development, and manufacturing looking for radical improvement in design of lean supply chains, facilities, value streams, right-sized equipment, processes, products and services.Read more
A live 6-hour virtual seminar - Dates coming soon... – 10:30am-5:30pm Eastern time
Applying Lean methods and mindsets to your lab operations will speed throughput, expand capacity, improve customer service, reinforce expertise, and provide a better working environment for associates. Turning your quality control and R&D labs into a strategic advantage for your organization.Read more
A Consultant-Led Series of Virtual Events
Sit your improvement strategy atop a solid foundation
We invite leaders to reenergize their improvement efforts by returning to the basics. The timing could not be better to regroup and refocus your organization on those things that will make a difference in 2021…improvements in quality, cost, delivery and safety. No surprise, the foundational principles of Lean have a lot to offer here to help you.