Processes are a part of every business. It is important to graphically depict these processes so areas of waste can be identified and eliminated, creating a more efficient, profitable, and lean organization. This course covers how to create and interpret both current and future-state value stream maps and to recognize how a value stream map is used to improve an organization's processes. The course will also cover ways to identify sources of waste and areas of bottlenecks, as well as how to balance the production line through line balancing and push systems.
Individuals who have responsibility for reducing costs and waste, and improving efficiency and customer value at the organizational or departmental level