Lean Enterprise Certificate Series – Learn Lean in 3 Days

Lean Enterprise is a systematic approach to creating a culture of empowering employees at all levels to identify and eliminate waste using continuous improvement techniques.

“In 20+ years of business, this is the best seminar I have attended.”
Fontaine International

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Attendees will receive a Lean Manufacturing Certificate from the Alabama Technology Network. The course outline is below:

Day 1
Principles of Lean Enterprise (Lean 101)  
(Lean 101 Objectives/Topics)

Value Stream Mapping (VSM)
(Value Stream Mapping Objectives/Topics)

Day 2
Workplace Organization (5 S)/Visual Factory
(5s/Visual Factory Objectives/Topics)

Quick Changeover/Setup Reduction with SMED Principles
(Quick Changeover/Set up Reduction Objectives/Topics)

Total Productive Maintenance (TPM)
(Total Productive Maintenance Objectives/Topics)

Day 3
Cellular/Continuous Flow Manufacturing
(Cellular/Continuous Flow Objectives/Topics)

Standardized Work

Pull/Kanban Systems
(Pull/Kanban Systems Objectives/Topics)

Simulations Include:
Lean 101, Workplace Organization (5S), and Cellular/Continuous Flow MFG)

Benefits to participants

  • Introduce and implement lean concepts to your plant.
  • Gain the knowledge to identify and eliminate waste.
  • Participate in hands-on simulations to maximize your understanding of lean concepts.
  • Participants will receive a certificate of completion.

Who Should Attend:

Plant managers
Process engineers
HR managers

Course Length:
3 days. generally offered in three consecutive day format

8:00 am – 5:00 pm CST

Class Size:
15 to 20 participants – w/ possibility of max 24 participants w/ instructor approval

$15,000 to purchase an entire class for your company (generally on-site but can use UAH training facilities)

$1060 per person for open enrollment which includes materials/consumables fee of $60.

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For questions about accessibility or to request accommodations during the workshop, please contact us at Customer Service or 256.824.5326. Two weeks advance notice will allow us to provide seamless access.