Certified Lean Master - Denver, CO

September 20, 2017
8:30 AM MDT to 5:00 PM MST
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The Commons on Champa
1245 Champa St
Denver, CO 80204
http://www.thecommons.co/
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The Certified Lean Master program provides a complete package of education, application, and coaching for those seeking to create a sustainable organization.

Participants

  • Attend three educational sessions of three days each with a four week break between sessions.
  • Work on a lean project to improve one value stream at their organization, create quantifiable improvements, and begin seeing immediate results.
  • Receive coaching from their instructors at every step along the journey.
  • Leverage a package of online tools that include quizzes, templates, articles, samples, and presentations.
  • Take a certification exam and have the opportunity to earn personal recognition as a Certified Lean Master.
  • Join the local lean community and begin taking a leadership role.

 

The dates for the educational sessions:

  • Session A: September 20 to 22, 2017
  • Session B: October 18 to 20, 2017
  • Session C: November 15 to 17, 2017

 

All days run 8:30 AM to 5:00 PM.


"Don't miss this course. The CLM training is excellent, and the business results real and measurable. We have already realized significant improvements in our operations in just a few short months." - Jodi Lynn Walsh, Lexmark International


There are 3 sessions of 3 days providing 9 days of classroom instruction, discussion, exercises, and presentations:

  • Session A: Crafting a lean project, developing a project charter, and mapping the current state.
  • Session B: Creating flow, leveraging pull, and mapping the future state.
  • Session C: Closing the gaps, seeking perfection, and taking the CLM exam.

 


"I am very grateful to have attended the CLM program in Boulder, Colorado. I have been able to drive local and worldwide projects in my company and have created real added value as a change leader. I strongly recommend the CLM program to those who are willing to change and be winners." - Francesco Velluto, Vice President and Factory Manager, Vestas Nacelles Factory, Taranto, Italy


Agenda

Session A: Crafting a lean project, developing a charter, and mapping the current state.

  • Current Status
  • Specify Value
  • Lean Simulations
  • Value Streams
  • Your Value Streams
  • Seven Types of Waste
  • Current State Mapping
  • Cultural Transformation
  • Project Charter
  • Project Planning

 

Participants leave with an initial project charter, a project plan, and a clear list of assignments to be completed before returning to class in 4 weeks.

Session B: Creating flow, leveraging pull, and mapping the future state.

  • Progress Update
  • The 5S System
  • Plan Do Check Act
  • Sustainable Organizations
  • Balanced Flow
  • Visual Controls
  • Equipment Effectiveness
  • Changeover Reduction
  • People Effectiveness
  • Quality at the Source
  • Six Sigma
  • Kaizen Blitz Events
  • Future State Mapping
  • Project Planning

 

Participants leave with the tools for creating flow and leveraging pull, an updated project plan, and a clear list of assignments to be completed before returning to class in 4 weeks.

Session C: Closing the gaps, seeking perfection, and the CLM exam.

  • Progress Update
  • Lean Assessments
  • Product Development
  • Measurements
  • Supply Chain Alignment
  • Seeking Perfection
  • Maintaining Momentum
  • Problem Solving
  • Lean Community Leadership
  • Prepare for Exam
  • CLM Exam

 

Participants leave with an updated project plan for completing their lean project.


Support

Participants will have telephone and email support between sessions to discuss progress and alternatives for meeting the milestones in their project plan.


"Excellent course! It's provided a strong start to our lean implementation and provided a common language and framework for our team which comes from diverse backgrounds. It was well worth the investment." - Scott Denning, SVP of Operations, StrionAir


Workforce Funding

If you are unemployed, check with your workforce advisor about funding for this course. Lean is the number one improvement program in the world. A number of unemployed professionals have benefited from taking this program.


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"We are just beginning our lean journey and this program is exactly what our company needed to launch this new strategic initiative. The Certified Lean Master program has given me the confidence and knowledge that will let us succeed with the implementation of lean practices into our workplace. The course is in depth and covers much more than issues just related to manufacturing. If you are interested in going lean, then this program is a must for you and your employees." - Curtis Baker, Plant Operations Manager, Mount Sopris Instruments


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$3,750.00 Business Card
$3,375.00 Earlybird rate before September 6

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$3,375.00 Earlybird rate before September 6

$3,750.00 Workforce Funded
$3,375.00 Earlybird rate before September 6