The aim of this 4 day programme at Laser Central in Dara, is to equip those involved in improvement activities with the knowledge and skills to participate fully and effectively.
This small group workshop is delivered in 2 sessions to enable you to apply some of the tools and techniques you will learn about between the sessions.
Session 1: (Day 1 & 2): 29-30 April 2020
Session 2: (Day 3 & 4) 26-27 May 2020
The workshop comprises presentations, practical examples and interactive exercises.You will also take part in a fun interactive simulation and a work based improvement project.
Session 1: Days 1 and 2 Lean Principles and Learn to See
- The principles of Lean thinking,
- Customer value & foundat ionof Lean.
- Change management and visual management system.
- Value st ream mapping techniques and finding meaningful improvement opportunities.
Session 2: Days 3 and 4 Tools and Techniques
- Practical problem solving and root cause analysis.
- Overview and selection of Lean tools that improve workflow.
- Work-based Improvement Project
Host Site Information
Laser Central is a 100% Australian, family-owned metal processing company based in Darra, Brisbane, Australia. Laser Central provides premium services for flat and tubular metal products, offering laser cutting and finishing services across the board. They are committed to be the Number One metal processing partners for all their clients. Delegates will have opportunities to visit the facility and participate in a “Learning by Doing“ session at the host site.
This workshop is the second in a series of accredited training programmes aligned with Cardiff University’s Lean Competency System. Delegates who successfully complete the programme will receive a Certificate awarded by the University.