Lean Manufacturing – Problem solving

Those who might benefit from attending this workshop include:
1.Engineers, managers, supervisors, maintenance support, manufacturing personnel and change agents.
2.Organizations at any level of a lean journey, either in the beginning stages or in more intermediate phases.

Target Group

Those who might benefit from attending this workshop include:

  • Engineers, managers, supervisors, maintenance support, manufacturing personnel and change agents.
  • Organizations at any level of a lean journey, either in the beginning stages or in more intermediate phases.

(Pre) Knowledge

This workshop assumes you are familiar with basic lean terms or delegates have attended the Lean / Sigma introduction course

Global Contents

A modular approach to ‘problem solving’ which is designed to enable the delegates to construct effective short and long term problem solving strategies within their organization.

Training Methods

ATS courses are given by highly qualified trainers, with practical knowledge, in professional ATS training centres or On-Site. Prior to the course an intake conversation can take place to define the participant(s) and the company’s requirements. Presentations (theory and examples) as well as practical exercises bring the courses to life. ATS courses are interactive; the trainer will always make sure the training contents link back to your situation.

Specific Contents

  • Developing a structured approach
  • The Plan Do Check Act cycle (PDCA)
  • Problem Solving vs fire fighting
  • Proactive vs reactive problem solving
  • Prioritizing improvement projects
  • Team selection and roles
  • Data Collection – what data to collect
  • Developing the time plan
  • Problem description analysis
  • SMART Objectives
  • Process flow charting
  • Cause and effect, 4M checklists
  • 5 Why, tally charts, Pareto analysis
  • Pilot testing and validation
  • Developing an implementation plan
  • Sustaining the improvement
  • Lessons learnt
  • Reviewing humanistic and mechanistic improvement

Lean Manufacturing – Problem solving  Course Details

Date: Upon request
Location: United Kingdom
Registration Fee: GBP 390

Date: Upon request, 1 day
Location: Netherlands
Registration Fee: GBP 390

Date: Upon request, 1 day
Location: Belgium
Registration Fee: GBP 390

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