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Business Improvement

Certified Kaizen Foundation

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Duration: 1 Days Location(s): 90 in UK Delivery: Classroom Price from:

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Kaizen Foundation Outline

Module 1: Kaizen Overview

  • Concepts and Principles of Kaizen
  • Kaizen Application Insight
  • Crucial Implementation Issues and Strategies
  • Maintaining Kaizen Implementation

Module 2: Kaizen Strategy

  • Role of Management
  • Planning a Kaizen Continuous Improvement Programme
  • Change Management
  • Tailoring the Culture to Kaizen
  • Kaizen Tools
  • Selecting and Handling Projects
  • Identifying Teams to Implement Kaizen
  • The Roles of Team Members
  • Performance Metrics
  • Successful Kaizen Implementation

Module 3: Kaizen Tools

  • Kaizen Quality Improvement Tools
  • 7QC Tools and their Application
  • Check Sheet
  • Pareto Chart
  • Histogram
  • Scatter Diagram
  • Process Map
  • Cause and Effect Diagram
  • Control Chart

Module 4: The Kaizen Week Approach

  • Kaizen Week Preparation
  • General Kaizen Week Framework
  • Facilitation Keys
  • Kaizen Team Rules
  • Kaizen Week Schedule

Module 5: 7 Types of Waste

  • Overproduction
  • Overprocessing
  • Waiting
  • Motion
  • Transportation
  • Inventory
  • Rework

Module 6: Kaizen Advanced Concepts

  • Kaizen Tools and Techniques
  • Change Management
  • Leadership
  • Tailoring Culture
  • Aligning Improvement Programs to Business Objectives
  • Introduction to Value Street Mapping
  • Selecting and Managing Projects
  • Developing a Kaizen Roadmap
  • Role of the Kaizen Leader
  • Planning and Organising Effective Kaizen Events

About this course

 

Kaizen Foundation Overview

This one day Kaizen Foundation training course will provide delegates with the knowledge and skills needed to implement and enhance Kaizen culture in their organisation. Individuals will learn how to assist the progress of Kaizen events and exercises, for the purpose of improving operational performance. Delegates will also become familiar with Kaizen’s continuous improvement methods and will acquire an understanding of the beneficial impact Kaizen can have on enterprises.

Kaizen Foundation is a valuable and desirable training course due to its extensive potential to greatly strengthen the stakeholder and customer contentment. Throughout this course, delegates will engage in discussions and practical activities, which will assist them in applying their knowledge within their organisation after course completion.

Kaizen is all about the successful implementation of change in the workplace, for the purpose of improvement. The principles of Kaizen revolve around the idea of continuous change over time, and the importance of encouraging people to apply Kaizen to better the way they work. Therefore, this Kaizen Foundation training course will provide an insight into the fundamentals of Kaizen methodology.


Who should attend?

This training course is intended for anyone looking to develop their knowledge of the Kaizen technique.

Those in the following job roles would benefit from this Foundation training course:

  • Kaizen Event Team Leaders
  • Quality Personnel
  • Production Engineers
  • Business Managers
  • Business Supervisors
  • Business Improvement Managers and Teams
  • Lean Practitioners
  • Lean Personnel

Prerequisites

There are no formal prerequisites - this course is open to individuals looking to develop their knowledge of the Kaizen methodology.


Kaizen Foundation Examination

The Kanban Foundation Exam is conducted at the conclusion of the training day and consists of:

  • 50 Multiple Choice Questions
  • 60% Pass Mark
  • 60 Minutes

Find dates & prices for Certified Kaizen Foundation

Birmingham
Wed 18th Oct 17
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£1499
London
Wed 25th Oct 17
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£1299
Cambridge
Wed 25th Oct 17
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Manchester
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Birmingham
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Manchester
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Bristol
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Belfast
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Maidstone
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Leeds
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Brighton
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Glasgow
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Edinburgh
Thu 6th Sep 18
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Aberdeen
Thu 13th Sep 18
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London
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Sheffield
Thu 20th Sep 18
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Reading
Thu 27th Sep 18
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Nottingham
Thu 27th Sep 18
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£1499
Cardiff
Thu 4th Oct 18
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£1499
Southampton
Thu 11th Oct 18
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£1499
Birmingham
Thu 18th Oct 18
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£1499
London
Thu 25th Oct 18
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£1299
Manchester
Thu 25th Oct 18
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£1499
Cambridge
Thu 25th Oct 18
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£1499
Milton Keynes
Thu 1st Nov 18
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£1499
Liverpool
Thu 1st Nov 18
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£1499
Norwich
Thu 8th Nov 18
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£1499
Leeds
Thu 15th Nov 18
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£1499
London
Thu 22nd Nov 18
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£1299
Dublin
Thu 22nd Nov 18
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€1499
Reading
Thu 29th Nov 18
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£1499
Milton Keynes
Thu 6th Dec 18
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£1499
Bristol
Thu 13th Dec 18
Classroom 1 day
£1499
London
Thu 20th Dec 18
Classroom 1 day
£1299
Newcastle
Thu 20th Dec 18
Classroom 1 day
£1499
Edinburgh
Thu 20th Dec 18
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£1499

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Certified Kaizen Foundation FAQs

Please arrive at the venue at 8:45am.
We are able to provide support via phone & email prior to attending, during, and after the course.
Delegate pack consisting of course notes and exercises, experienced instructor, and refreshments.
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