The GBMP Lean Manufacturing Certificate Program
This essential program provides manufacturing and service professionals with fundamental tools and indispensable knowledge to implement Continuous Improvement in their workplace. Participants will master the critical steps they can take to assure dramatic, continuing improvements. We hold the program on-site at local companies so that a combination of classroom and “shop floor” learning can take place. Upon completion of the course, students will have a comprehensive understanding of the principals & philosophies which drive Continuous Improvement & Lean Manufacturing. Read the brochure.
Who should attend: This course is a must for: top managers seeking to apply Lean Thinking in their facilities, new hires at companies using lean principles, anyone considering implementing a Continuous Improvement program, employees looking for a comprehensive refresher, and anyone who is planning to take the National Lean Certificate Exam.
After completing this program, participants will be able to: demonstrate a solid understanding of lean principles; know which of the tools they can implement to help their bottom line, determine key opportunities and apply these tools in their own factory, and achieve Bronze level Certification at the national level.
Time Commitment: 8 days
When: 8 Tuesdays, beginning December 3, 2013 and ending February 4, 2014 (skipping December 24th and December 31st)
Time: 8:30 am - 5:00 pm each day
Where: Nuvera Fuel Cells, 129 Concord Rd, Bldg 1, Billerica MA 01821
Cost: $2750* for GBMP, AME, SME & ASQ Members; $3250* for non members
* Does not include required 4-book package which is available for purchase from SME. As a participant in this program you will receive the book package at a discount. More information regarding purchasing the book package will be provided in your confirmation email after you register.