Lean Manufacturing Techniques Course

Start date: Wednesday 24 January 2018
Time: 9.00am – 5.00pm
Length of course: Potential timescale commitment –  6 days delivered over 3-4 months
Location: Chamber House, Acorn Office Park, Ling Road, Poole, Dorset BH12 4NZ
A series of FREE LEAN training courses are being offered to help businesses in Dorset, understand and use business improvement techniques, commonly known as ‘Lean’. These techniques can be applied to a variety of sectors from manufacturing through to offices and aims to reduce waste and improve efficiency within organisations. If there are a  number of staff that are interested this can  delivered in-house to reduce the time away from the business. The training will include:

  • Understanding the concept of a lean environment
  • Describing the principles of lean organisation techniques
  • Explaining the benefits of a lean environment
  • Being able to implement the productivity needs analysis process
  • Undertaking a productivity needs analysis in a selected organisation
  • Produce a process map using appropriate symbols and terminology for an identified process
  • Introducing the learner to the principles of ‘Kaizen’ and how to apply these within a workplace to address areas of weakness and variance and provide suggested improvements.
  • Understanding what makes an effective team
  • Be able to work effectively in a team
  • Know how to deal with any conflict or difficult situations as a team member

The ‘Skills Support for the Workforce’ Programme offers eligible businesses in Dorset full funding to up skill employees within small and medium sized businesses and seeks to provide a recognised accredited Level 2 qualification. (See general information below for more details on the full programme.)
To confirm your eligibility for this FREE training or if you have any questions, contact:
Lindsay Smith, WISE Ability: 01202 201210

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