This course explains the concepts of what it takes to balance work tasks and operator motions to create a harmonious and uninterrupted flow of product through our process steps. It teaches us to identify those operations that are out of balance with the others and how to bring them back into line. Participants will understand the impact balanced flow has on through-put, lead time to the customer and inventory levels, all of which play a very important role in the financial success of organizations.
The course duration is 5 hours. The course will consist of a lecture presentation format with open discussion around participant’s particular situations.
- Identification of the different types of production lines.
- Factors that influence manufacturability.
- How to create a balanced work environment.
- Building production lines from scratch.
- Calculating results of change.
Who Should Attend
The target audience for this course is Owners, Managers, Front Line Supervisors and Lead Hands.
Cost of Training
Course fees (per individual) are $495.00 (CAD). This includes all training materials, continental breakfasts, morning snack, lunches and an afternoon snack, as well.