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Lean Six Sigma Introduction

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Thursday, 16 April 2020 from 9:00 am to 4:30 pm (NZST)

Lean Six Sigma Introduction

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Course 2/04/2020 $1,000.00 $41.17
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The PD Training Lean Six Sigma Introduction Training Course is designed for beginners where you can develop a deeper understanding of Lean Six Sigma and its implementation. The training course creates a solid foundation in Lean Six Sigma methodologies to help you gain expertise in these concepts.

Lean Six Sigma uses waste-reduction and process-improvement methodologies to increase end value for customers and save resources in the process of achieving these goals. It improves processes by identifying, analysing, measuring and controlling areas of waste with the aim to improve processes, reduce costs and enhance value for customers.

The PD Training Lean Six Sigma Introduction Training Courses, full of practical hands-on activities, are run by Lean Six Sigma experts in Auckland, Christchurch or Wellington.


Learning Outcomes

Obtain a working understanding of Process Management, Six Sigma and Lean

  • Know and apply the basic concepts
  • Demonstrate use of the terminology

Comprehend Daily Work as a Process-Oriented Activity

  • Understand process inputs and outputs
  • Understand process flow and know what determines value add vs. non-value add
  • Understand how the processes you are a part of fit into the larger set of processes needed in delivering value to the customer

Perform Process Mapping and Characterisation

  • Create a detailed Process Map of a process you are personally involved in.
  • Prioritise significant outputs from the process and quantify their level of performance to requirements.
  • Identify inputs and their relationship to the significant outputs.

Perform Process Improvement Activities

  • Improve a process you are personally involved in using Process Management, Six Sigma methods and Lean Principles to improve its performance.
  • Continue to improve other processes.

Establish Control Mechanisms and Monitoring Processes to Sustain an Existing Process and/or any Improvements You Make.


Course Outline

Lean Six Sigma Introduction - Lesson 1
Understanding Lean
  • About Six Sigma
  • About Lean
  • History behind Lean
  • Toyota Production Systems
  • The Toyota Precepts
Lean Six Sigma Introduction - Lesson 2
Liker’s Toyota Way
  • Philosophy
  • Process
  • People and Partners
  • Problem Solving
Lean Six Sigma Introduction - Lesson 3
The TPS House
  • The Goals of TPS
  • The First Pillar: Just In Time (JIT)
  • The Second Pillar: Jidoka (Error-Free Production)
  • Kaizen (continuous improvement)
  • The foundation of the house
Lean Six Sigma Introduction - Lesson 4
The Five Principles of Lean Business
  • Value
  • Value stream
  • Flow
  • Pull
Lean Six Sigma Introduction - Lesson 5
The First Improvement Concept (Value)
  • Basic characteristics
  • Satisfiers
  • Delighters
  • Applying the Kano Model
Lean Six Sigma Introduction - Lesson 6
The Second Improvement Concept (Waste)
  • Muda
  • Mura
  • Muri
  • The New Wastes
Lean Six Sigma Introduction - Lesson 7
The Third Improvement Concept (Variation)
  • Common Cause
  • Special Cause
  • Tampering
  • Structural
Lean Six Sigma Introduction - Lesson 8
The Fourth Improvement Concept (Complexity)
  • What is complexity?
  • What causes complexity?
  • How to simplify?
Lean Six Sigma Introduction - Lesson 9
The Fifth Improvement Concept (Continuous improvement)
  • The PDSA Cycle (Plan, Do, Study, Act)
  • The DMAIC Method
Lean Six Sigma Introduction - Lesson 10
The Improvement Toolkit
  • Gemba
  • Genchi Genbutsu
  • Womack’s Principle
  • Kaizen
  • A Roadmap for implementation
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Auldhouse, JacksonStone House
Level 8, 11 Hunter Street
Wellington, NZ 6011
New Zealand

Thursday, 16 April 2020 from 9:00 am to 4:30 pm (NZST)


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PD Training specialises in ‘Learning that People Remember’

Welcome to PD Training!  We train adults using an approach that is fun and full of practical activities which can be used on the job the very next day. Our unique reinforcement and support system keeps the learning top of mind and is instantly accessible anywhere, anytime, at home or on-the-job.

PD Training is an international training and professional development and services organisation, with approximately 100 specialist trainers across New Zealand, delivering thousands of courses each year in our 16 areas of specialty. 

We look forward to helping you achieve your goals!

Telephone 09 884 0762

Website https://pdtraining.co.nz

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