Course: INTRODUCTION TO LEAN MANUFACTURING
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Attention: This course is not currently being run. If you are interested in this training please contact the Council of Industry or phone us at (845) 565-1355.
In this session, participants will be exposed to a broad list of Lean tools and definitions that will be covered in subsequent sessions. The session, compares traditional/batch manufacturing with Lean manufacturing. On a quick overview basis, the following Lean tools will be briefly defined and discussed: Value Stream Mapping (VSM); 5-S, Visual Controls, and Gemba; Standard Work; Takt; Kanban, Pull Systems, and Supermarkets; Line and Cell Design; Single Minute Exchange of Dies (SMED); Total Productive Maintenance (TPM); Kaizen Event Training; Production Preparation Process (3-P); Impact and Culture Change; and Assessment Tools.