All level of employees in a manufacturing environment.
Time To Complete
1.5 (0.2 CEUs) hours
What is A Lean Manufacturing Mindset?
Simply put, lean organizations are customer-focused. They
reduce waste in their value streams by improving workflows
and then by subsequently improving the physical layout of
their facilities. Process capacity is managed and actually
increased by reducing set-up times, improving quality, and
ensuring equipment works when it is counted upon to work.
Successful implementation of a lean initiative requires a
mindset that focuses on the customer and sees waste as a
cost not to be tolerated by the organization. While
this makes sense many aspects of lean are counterintuitive
to traditional manufacturing thinking and practices.
The Lean Mindset Online Training
This course explores the mindset needed to launch and
successful Lean initiative. The most productive lean
efforts extend beyond manufacturing to the entire
organization; it is everyone's job to drive waste out of the
organization. The Lean Mindset Online Training
describes how different functions in a business can apply
Lean Manufacturing techniques to streamline the value stream. Learners will also be introduced to
lean terminology so the organization has a common lean
This Training Enables Learners To...
See the benefit of streamlining the value stream in all
functions of a business.
Understand how lean techniques can be applied to the
office, sales, finance, maintenance and R&D functions.
Describe how Lean & Six Sigma are complementary.
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