Today’s marketplace is forcing organizations to find ways to increase capabilities to meet customer demand while eliminating costly non-value added processes. Lean concepts, methods, and tools are based on the world's most efficient technology—the Toyota Production System. This system has now been adopted by all types of organizations: engineering, manufacturing, construction, financial, healthcare, insurance, government, retail and military institutions have all embraced lean concepts.
This one-day session focuses on introducing Lean Thinking as a methodology for identifying and eliminating non-value-added or wasteful processes in an organization. It will help participants define and understand the different types of waste that exist in an organization as viewed by customers. The mix of classroom lecture and simulation will give the participants a firsthand experience in how Lean improves quality, increases productivity and capability while eliminating waste and reducing costs.