The foundation for lean thinking hinges upon the recognition of the 8 forms of waste. This workshop is designed to help your people step back from their work environment and objectively identify these wastes and see them as opportunities for improvement. This session will have classroom activities and then end the day in the production environment so that the teams can apply what they have learned.
- Introduction to Lean
- Spot Dot Simulation
- 8 Forms of waste
- Waste site review
About your presenter:
Optima Associates, Inc.
Matt Lemke has been with Optima since 2005 and has a passion for continuous improvement and helping individuals and organizations adopt lean principles. Matt’s an excellent trainer and hands-on coach/leader. He’s been instrumental in designing our Leader Standard Work and Training within Industry (TWI) curriculum and Green Belt implementation services. He was also responsible for updates to our world-class assessment tools. His desire to roll up his sleeves and help organizations get real work done makes him a sought after resource by Optima clients.
His safety and compliance knowledge and experience blends well with his Lean skill set.
One person is attending The Foundations of Lean Thinking: Revisiting the 8 forms of waste