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Lean Business Process with Simulation for Business and Office Processes

Course Details:

1 Day, 7 Instructional Hours

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About this Course:
This is a lean basics course designed specifically for business and office processes.  This course will introduce participants to the lean philosophy and the application of basic lean tools.  Topics include: 8 Wastes, Value-Add versus Non Value-Add, 5S, Standard Work, Value Stream Mapping, and Kaizen.  There are 3 rounds of a hands-on process simulation using a Request-for-Quote business process.

The objective of the course is to introduce lean concepts then have the participants demonstrate the tools during each round of the simulation.

Recommended For:
All levels of business process and office managers, engineers,  supervisors, work team members, and office workers.


Participants Will:
  • Learn the basics of lean thinking
  • Experience a hands-on simulation to better understand lean concepts
  • Participants will use the Request-for-Quote simulation as the basis to construct a Current State Value Stream Map, analyze case study data, and construct a Future State Value Stream Map.
Topics Covered Include:
  • 8 Wastes
  • Value-Add versus Non Value-Add
  • 5S
  • Standard Work
  • Value Stream Mapping
  • Kaizen

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