Dates: October 20 - November 19, 2021
Meets: W, Th and F from 8:30 AM to 4:00 PM
Location: Akron Campus, Polsky Building 550F
A philosophy designed to bring about rapid, planned, controlled and measured step-change improvements to the performance of an organization through an overhaul of the value stream. It utilizes a comprehensive set of elements, rules and tools that focus on value as perceived by the customer, the elimination of waste and continuous incremental improvement.
Lean is not just for manufacturing. It's for all processes - in financial institutions, health care organizations, education, manufacturing and service providers. If you have processes, you can benefit from Lean!
This six-day course focuses on practical skills through interactive participation, breakout sessions and the completion of projects. Upon completion, you will have the knowledge needed to fully implement Lean throughout your organization.
Benefits of a Lean Organization:
- Reduce costs to increases profits
- Increase customer satisfaction
- Increase employee engagement
- Improved quality
- Increased productivity
- Better use of human resources
- Shorter lead time
- Simplified scheduling and control activities
- Greater flexibility
- Reduced inventory
- Reduced space requirements
- Increased capacity
- Better relations with suppliers
- More product variety
|Course Fee (Basic)||Tuition||$1,999.00|
Akron Campus, Polsky Building 550FTaylor Institute, Fifth Floor
Polsky Building address is 225 S. Main Street, but the entrance is on the High Street Level, or through the West Campus Parking Deck off of Broadway. Visit www.uakron.edu for map and driving directions.
|10/20/2021||Wednesday||8:30 AM to 4 PM||Akron Campus, Polsky Building 550F|
|10/21/2021||Thursday||8:30 AM to 4 PM||Akron Campus, Polsky Building 550F|
|10/22/2021||Friday||8:30 AM to 4 PM||Akron Campus, Polsky Building 550F|
|11/17/2021||Wednesday||8:30 AM to 4 PM||Akron Campus, Polsky Building 550F|
|11/18/2021||Thursday||8:30 AM to 4 PM||Akron Campus, Polsky Building 550F|
|11/19/2021||Friday||8:30 AM to 4 PM||Akron Campus, Polsky Building 550F|