Note: We need a minimum of 8 paid attendees for the event on the selected date for this event to take place. Confirmation and specific location will be e-mailed 3 weeks in advance of the start of this event. Do not make travel arrangements until you receive the final confirmation 3 weeks prior to the start of the event.
This intensive course consists of 5 days of intense training plus exam prep on Day 6 and exam administration on Day 7. It will provide participants the opportunity to become familiar with SME's Lean Body of Knowledge and sit for the exam locally all within a very condensed time frame. This Lean body of Knowledge event is designed for those who desire to pursue SME's Lean Bronze professional certification. Topics covered in the intensive Lean Body of Knowledge course include, but are not be limited to:
- Lean Thinking
- Value Stream Mapping
- Workplace Organization (5S)
- Quick Changeover/Setup
- Total Productive Maintenance (TPM)
- Cellular/Flow Manufacturing
- Standardized Work
- Problem Solving and Poka-Yoke
- Kaizen Leadership and High Performance Teams
This 7-day event is designed for individuals and teams that desire a solid understanding of basic lean principles and tools in order to increase their knowledge base and capability in tactical Lean implementation in order to drive improvement and show measurable results.
Lean will be presented from a tactical viewpoint within the following key modules as identified in the Lean Body of Knowledge.
- Cultural Enablers
- Continuous Process Improvements
- Consistent Lean Enterprise Culture
- Business Results
For more information on the Professional certification application process, please contact us directly. This is a Lean Bronze Body of Knowledge 5 day educational event, + 1 day Lean Body of Knowlege exam preparation and includes sitting for the 3 hour exam on Day 7. Meeting dates are Sunday thru Thursday week 1, followed by exam prepration the following week on Sunday (Day 6) and taking the exam on Day 7. The application fee for the certification process and the 4 recommended reference books are included.
This event is brought to you by the Lean Gulf Institute (LGI). LGI interacts and collaborates with select innovative Lean thinkers across the globe to share information and accelerate the diffusion of lean knowledge and lean transformations in the Gulf in order to assist Gulf enterprises in meeting today’s challenges in a competitive, ever changing world.
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Lean Gulf Institute
The Lean Gulf Institute (LGI) brings globally competitive performance improvement practices based on Lean principles to the Gulf and beyond. We are an institute and do not operate as a typical consulting or training firm. Our goal is to get our clients up and running with Lean and to assist them in developing their own internally based Lean expertise. Although we offer limited public sessions, our training is most effective for groups as small as 8 at our clients place of work.