• Group logo of How to: Elements of VSM
    active 2 weeks, 1 day ago

    In this course on the elements of Value Stream Mapping, learn how to use and implement various tools and techniques to improve your workspace.

    Private Group / 72 members
  • Group logo of Value Stream Mapping and the Pull Concept
    active 2 weeks, 1 day ago

    This course outlines the complex stages of a Pull Production System, and how that system is integral to creating your Future State Maps and…

    Private Group / 157 members
  • Group logo of 7 Wastes within the Modern Office
    active 2 weeks, 1 day ago

    There are many different processes and variables within an office that can cause decreases in efficiency and performance.

    Private Group / 60 members
  • Group logo of Introduction to 3P
    active 2 weeks, 1 day ago

    In this introduction to 3P, or Production Preparation Process, you will learn what the benefits to using this process are and how you can begin to use it within your organization.

    Private Group / 119 members
  • Group logo of Stages of the Kaizen Workshop Process
    active 2 weeks, 2 days ago

    The Kaizen Workshop touches upon several key tools and concepts in the Lean and Kaizen toolbox.

    Private Group / 63 members
  • Group logo of Introduction to Lean Layout
    active 2 weeks, 2 days ago

    It’s important to first understand the basic elements that comprise a Lean Layout. This includes concepts such as Just-in-Time, the minimization of…

    Private Group / 181 members
  • Group logo of Review of the Key Kaizen Workshop Forms
    active 2 weeks, 2 days ago

    This course provides a comprehensive overview of the forms used during a Kaizen Workshop, as well as those that are used beyond the…

    Private Group / 51 members
  • Group logo of Calculations for Time and Motion Study
    active 2 weeks, 2 days ago

    One of the most important factors of Time and Motion Study is recording and interpreting data.

    Private Group / 94 members
  • Group logo of 4 Weeks Prior to Kaizen Event
    active 2 weeks, 2 days ago

    As the Lean Plan and Committee have settled on the kaizen events for the year, prior to each event a series of meetings and preparations must occur to ensure the success of the kaizen event.

    Private Group / 54 members
  • Group logo of Overview of the Single Minute Exchange of Die System (SMED)
    active 2 weeks, 6 days ago

    The Single Minute Exchange of Die (SMED) System allows you to streamline your changeover operations in order to gain more productive uptime and…

    Private Group / 182 members
  • Group logo of Flow Concept for Manufacturing Design
    active 3 weeks ago

    One of the key concepts to a successful Lean transformation is how the product ”flows” through your facility.

    Private Group / 81 members
  • Group logo of Utilizing SMED Forms for the Best Advantage
    active 3 weeks, 1 day ago

    The difference between mediocre results and amazing results when implementing a new system is often the effectiveness of the tools that are used.

    Private Group / 66 members
  • Group logo of Motivating Employees and Providing Focus using the FAST Concept
    active 3 weeks, 1 day ago

    This course provides an in-depth look at the FAST approach to categorizing changeover tasks, including defining the FAST acronym and explaining the benefits of a team based setup approach to changeovers.

    Private Group / 64 members
  • Group logo of Tools and Techniques of Hoshin Kanri
    active 3 weeks, 1 day ago

    Key to implementing Hoshin Kanri is understanding how to use the tools and techniques that are vital to an effective Hoshin plan.

    Private Group / 104 members
  • Group logo of Useful SMED Techniques to Achieve Quick Changeovers
    active 3 weeks, 1 day ago

    In order to achieve quick and effective changeovers you need to have a firm grasp on identifying, grouping, and eliminating wasteful setup tasks.

    Private Group / 151 members
  • Group logo of Scheduling Principles
    active 3 weeks, 1 day ago

    Forecasting and scheduling are essential tools for leveling production and meeting customer demand. This course will show you the Lean…

    Private Group / 46 members
  • Group logo of Developing a Well-Rounded SMED System
    active 3 weeks, 2 days ago

    This course outlines the rules for creating quick changeovers, providing you with guidelines and reminders when you are implementing SMED within…

    Private Group / 73 members
  • Group logo of Implementing Kanban Step-by-Step
    active 3 weeks, 2 days ago

    This course provides a step-by-step implementation plan for rolling out a basic Kanban program within your organization.

    Private Group / 159 members
  • Group logo of Exploring Internal and External Setup Tasks
    active 3 weeks, 2 days ago

    Before you can improve your setup times, you must understand the differences between internal and external setup tasks.

    Private Group / 154 members
  • Group logo of Understanding the Different Types of Kanban
    active 3 weeks, 2 days ago

    Kanban commonly come in 3 different types. Learn how to use Withdrawal, Production, and Supplier Kanban in this in-depth course..

    Private Group / 156 members