Business Process Improvement Events

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Building Your Maintenance System & Culture

December 18th 2018 08:00 am to 4:00 pm at Golden Valley Training Center

Maintenance is a valuable and key part of your continuous improvement journey; do you have a culture and tools to support that journey? In this workshop, you will learn how to build and maintain a robust preventative maintenance system from the ground up. Learn how to ensure the success of your PM program using the fundamentals of Lean, 5S, Autonomous Maintenance and culture change.

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Standard Work

December 19th 2018 08:00 am to 4:00 pm at Golden Valley Training Center

“Without Standard Work, there can be no improvement.” This statement is a central truth of the Toyota Production System. Standard work defines the current best work process. It is the baseline for continuous improvement and is a tool used in auditing processes. Therefore, conformance to standard work contributes to the results you need to stay competitive, but is something we really don’t want to do. Until you can apply repeatable standard work successfully, improvements will yield less than their full potential and backsliding will be prevalent.

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Intro to Training Within Industry (TWI)

January 10th 2019 08:00 am to 4:00 pm at Golden Valley Training Center

Training Within Industry (TWI) is a successful 4-part system for documenting, training, and improving work in all departments. In this introductory workshop, all attendees participate in interactive team exercises that demonstrate, in a practical manner, the application of all four elements of training within industry: Job Instruction, Job Methods, Job Relations, and Job Safety.

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December 27th, 2018
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Lean Product Development

January 18th 2019 08:00 am to 4:00 pm at Golden Valley Training Center

Lean Product Development is focused on improving the speed-to-market for new products and the performance of the project team. It uses practical approaches to improve project results by utilizing a holistic approach to improving how product development is managed. 

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January 4th, 2019
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Toyota's 8-Step Problem Solving

February 12th 2019 08:00 am to 4:00 pm at Golden Valley Training Center

This introductory course will provide the knowledge and problem solving skills to arrive at the true root cause of your problems and prevent problems from reoccurring. You will learn the value of “Genchi Genbutsu” - Get your boots on, Go and See. You will also learn how to apply the 8-Step Problem Solving Methodologies and capture the findings in concise A3 Reporting. The 8 step approach is a practical method that can be rolled out to every person in the organization. You no longer have to limit your problem solving skills to a single group of technically minded individuals. This method of problem solving can be used both in a manufacturing or service environment.

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January 29th, 2019
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Mapping for Business Process

February 13th 2019 08:00 am to 4:00 pm at Golden Valley Training Center

Office processes provide the greatest opportunity for improvement since the majority of them are waste by definition! Business process mapping demonstrates how Lean thinking can reduce office process timelines and improve quality and delivery to schedule. Because we can not “see” office processes like on the manufacturing floor, mapping is a key improvement tool for the office side. In this workshop, participants will map out real business processes, participate in hands on exercises, and learn about pre and post mapping tools to add to a personal toolbox. Learn a simple 3-step process for change management and leave with an entire cache of tools to assist through successful process improvement deployment and sustainment.

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January 30th, 2019
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Intro to 6 Sigma

February 27th 2019 08:00 am to 4:00 pm at Golden Valley Training Center

This introductory overview course will allow attendees to participate in interactive exercises that demonstrate the application of 6 Sigma principles and the interaction of Lean tools. These improvement techniques apply equally to the plant or to the office, in service or manufacturing.

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Business Process Improvement
Lean Practitioner Certification
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February 13th, 2019
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Intro to A3 Problem Solving

April 2nd 2019 08:00 am to 4:00 pm at Golden Valley Training Center

As a Lean tool, A3 reporting addresses the root causes of problems that arise every day at work.  When used properly, the A3 process dramatically increases the probability of success. Leading companies, such as Toyota, to use the A3 report to train engineers, supervisors and managers in a proven and structured problem-solving approach.

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March 19th, 2019
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Finance and Accounting for Non-Financial Managers

April 4th 2019 08:00 am to 4:00 pm at Golden Valley Training Center

In this intensive two-day workshop held on Thursday, April 4, 2019 and Friday, April 5, 2019, you will gain an understanding of the balance sheet, income statement and cash flow statement and how to use that information to evaluate alternatives for more effective decision making. This two-day workshop will strengthen your business acumen and help you master the financial language of business. It will show what the numbers really mean to enable you to recognize opportunities to improve profitability and cash flow. When you return to your company, you will know the advantages and disadvantages of different types of financial data to help you accomplish your department and company goals. You are encouraged to bring a laptop to the class.

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Lean Leader Certification
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March 21st, 2019
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