The principles of Lean Thinking apply in office settings as well as the factory floor. This course will show the participants the various forms of waste in administrative processes, and using a hands-on simulation, give each student practical experience in reducing or eliminating waste in a process. Whether it’s Material Control, Purchasing, Accounting, Engineering, Sales, or Planning, any office department can benefit. The simulation portion’s use of computers, printers, copiers, forms, servers, reference lists, etc., give the students the ability to correlate the classroom instruction with the practical use of the tools.
The students will learn about and understand how to identify the eight forms of waste. Techniques for eliminating waste and creating improvement performance will be taught and practiced through the hands-on simulation. Students will learn about identifying flow in administrative processes and how to measure performance in an office.
This class is one day for a total of 8 hours. Lunch is provided.
The class is designed for 12-17 participants.
Information on fees can be obtained by calling 918-280-9051.