Lean manufacturing

Overview:

This course will explain how Lean developed as a result of the Toyota Production System. It will also introduce the core concepts of Lean and explain how they are used alongside Six-Sigma and The Theory of Constraints to improve manufacturing processes.

Learning Outcomes:

On completion of this course, participants will have a greater understanding of:

  • How lean can be combined with Six-Sigma to increase the quality of manufacturing processes
  • How lean tools and techniques can be used to improve the efficiency and effectiveness of manufacturing processes

Authored by: Christopher Rowe MA, ACMA, CGMA

Christopher is a CIMA qualified accountant with over 15 years of blue chip work experience with Nestle, Centrica and Arla Foods. Specialising in process improvement; Chris has applied the Lean Six-Sigma methodology to establish finance service centres, carry out both SAP and Oracle systems implementations as well as the design of end-to-end business processes.

CPD Points: 1

CPD Duration (hours): 1

Access: 12 months from purchase date

Price (excludes VAT): £35.00