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Lean / Sigma - Introduction

Target Group

Those who might benefit from attending this workshop include:
  • Engineers, managers, supervisors, maintenance support, manufacturing personnel and change agents.
  • Organizations at any level of a lean journey, either in the beginning stages or in more intermediate phases.

(Pre) Knowledge

This module is designed to give delegates an overview of Lean/ Sigma terminology.

Global Contents

An introduction to Sigma and lean terminology and methodology. The module will present the delegates with implementation issues they may face and how to solve them. It will provide the essential tools needed to track project progress and the successful deployment of Sigma for long term improvement strategies. The module will give a practical insight of the key Lean and sigma tools and techniques as well as highlighting the necessity for strong leadership skills when choosing the correct team and the correct project for these improvement strategies.


ATS courses are given by highly qualified trainers, with practical knowledge, in professional ATS training centres or On-Site. Prior to the course an intake conversation can take place to define the participant(s) and the company's requirements. Presentations (theory and examples) as well as practical exercises bring the courses to life. ATS courses are interactive; the trainer will always make sure the training contents link back to your situation.

Specific Contents

  • Introduction to 5S and Manufacturing Wastes and the benefits of inventory reduction
  • Introduction to Visual Management
  • Preventative, Predictive and Autonomous maintenance
  • Reactive vs proactive approach
  • The Lean Manufacturing Toolbox – additional tools
  • Overview of Six Sigma Roles
  • Six Sigma performance –Standard deviation
  • OEE-Overall equipment effectiveness
  • Identifying Six Sigma projects
  • Measuring process performance
  • The Six Sigma improvement plan
  • The DMAIC process: Define - Measure - Analyze - Improve – Control
  • How to integrate Lean & Six Sigma
  • Using statistical tools to solve problems caused by variability



Lean / Sigma - Introduction: Price

590 (USD excl. VAT / per person)

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