Introduction To Lean Production And Value Stream Mapping

Courses Objectives
A Business Simulation Game
Taking the form of a strategy game, this training gives you a holistic view of material and information flows within a company and sensitizes you to different type of waste in processes. You learn to analyze the causes of delivery problems and low productivity and to develop and implement ideas for meeting customer needs and improving processes. The main goal is to instill lean thinking in your company. The strategy game provides practical
experience for all employees in involved in lean production projects.

TARGET GROUP
Maintenance, Design/Engineering, Trainer, Management

CONTENT
Inventory minimization as an important basis for increased productivity
The principle of pull production control
Advantages compared to conventional production control methods
Types and function of different pull production control methods
Application of methods
Kanban – the classic pull principle
SMED – Optimization of setup processes with Single Minute Exchange of Die
CIP processes as part of the business game
Introduction to Value Stream Mapping(VSM)

OUTCOMES
The participant:
Can only analyze the causes of delivery problems and low productivity
Can develop and implement ideas for meeting customer requirements and process improvements.

REQUIREMENTS
Some experience in production control
Duration :
2 days