Lean Operations Certificate
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This Lean Operations Certificate course provides manufacturing and service professionals with the fundamental tools and indispensable knowledge to implement Continuous Improvement in their workplace. Participants will master the critical steps to assure dramatic, continuing improvements. The certificate program will be held on-site at local manufacturers enabling a combination of classroom and shop floor learning to take place.
After Program Completion Participants Will Be Able To:
- Demonstrate a solid understanding of Lean/Continuous Improvement principles and philosophies;
- Know which of the tools they can implement to help their company’s bottom line;
- Determine key opportunities and apply those tools in their own business;
- Be prepared to sit for the SME Bronze level exam to achieve a nationally recognized credential.
Who Should Attend:
The Lean Oeprations Certificate course is a must for top managers seeking to apply Lean Thinking in their facilities, new hires at companies using lean principles, anyone considering implementing a Continuous Improvement program, employees looking for a comprehensive refresher, and anyone who is planning to achieve SME Bronze Level Certification.
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Program Overview:Day One:
Introduction to Continuous Improvement
Stability, Problem Solving, 5S, Visual Control & TPM
Continuous Flow and Kanban
Standardized Work, Heijunka and Set-up Reduction
Jidoka, QC Tools, Six Sigma, CEDAC & Pokayoke
Management Responsibility and Policy Deployment
Value Stream Mapping
Companywide Improvement and SME Lean Certification
To prepare professionals for the SME Bronze Level Exam and the achievement of a nationally recognized credential, we have partnered with the Greater Boston Manufacturing Partnership (GBMP), the premier organization in the training and implementation of Lean/Continuous Improvement programs. GBMP is the regional leader in Continuous Improvement education and implementation. Their proven learning model includes conducting a series of intensive workshops conducted at a host site, on actual shop floors, with limited class size to guarantee extensive one-on-one learning between teacher and student.
Corporate Education & Training • Advanced Energy Center • Research & Development Park
1000 Innovation Road, Stony Brook University, Stony Brook, NY 11794-6044