8 day(s) | 5.60 CEUs REGISTRATION FEE: Member: $3,195 | Non-member: $3,545
Lean applies to any organizational type and can be applied to all areas within the business. Essentially, lean is a three-pronged approach incorporating a quality belief, waste elimination and employee involvement supported by a structured management system. Basically, we’ve taken simple processes and complicated them resulting in longer lead-times, reduced flexibility, increased inventories and the inability to meet customer demands.
Learn how to execute a prioritized action plan to institutionalize continuous improvement in your organization. This course is designed to prepare you for implementing lean across the enterprise.
This course is designed to prepare the black belt or “master practitioner” for implementing lean across the enterprise. It will lay the groundwork for building a lean enterprise transformation by portraying the entire spectrum of a lean transformation from traditional processes to a lean product delivery system. By the end of this course, participants will be able to answer these questions:
1. How do the steps of the lean enterprise fit together?
2. How does a lean "black belt" provide direction and vision toward a corporate lean effort?
3. How does a lean "black belt" apply the principles of lean across the enterprise?
This eight-day program is divided into two separate four-day programs. Participants are required to submit a project for evaluation after the first course and before completing the second course. Participants who successfully complete a project will receive IIE’s Lean Black Belt.
Upon completion of this course, you will be able to:
This course is available as a corporate training program and can be customized to meet your company’s needs. For more information, contact IIE Director of Continuing Education and Program Development Larry Aft, P.E., (770) 349-1130.
Class cancellation: IIE reserves the right to cancel a class up to 15 business days prior to the scheduled start date.