Problem Solving/Critical Thinking (Online Class)

Problem Solving and Critical Thinking Improve your decision-making capabilities through critical thinking, structured reasoning, and creative problem analysis. Effective decision makers are those rare individuals who are able to consistently identify and choose the best option among multiple alternatives. Their decisions are imaginative, reasoned, and defensible. In this course, you will be provided with the…

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Process Mapping (Online Class)

Value Stream Mapping All products, whether they be tangible goods – or services- or information, have Inputs, a Transformational Process, and Outputs. Along the Transformational Process are “value added” and “non-value” added activities. The value stream consists of all the activities required to generate a product or service from start to finish. In this workshop…

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Project Management (Online Class)

Prerequisite: None, although this workshop is targeted towards individuals whose responsibilities include leading change. Ideal attendees are: Organizational Leaders, Managers, and Lean Leaders. What to Bring: Paper, pencil and a willingness to share how change is managed within your organization Fees: Free to EV-HPEC member organizations; $125 per person for non-member organizations. Register Here   —-…

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Kaizen Events – Online Class

Kaizen Events are rapid improvement projects with a specific aim for improvement. Typically Kaizen Events are a week long and are led by a lean facilitator who uses various process improvement tools to identify the problem and implement solutions. This workshop will touch upon: What is a Kaizen Event? Fundamental Steps for a Kaizen Event…

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Training Within Industry & Standard Work – Online Class

Training Within Industry (TWI) is often called the “Roots of Lean”. It was created by the United States during World War II to address the need to quickly and effectively train thousands of industrial workers to support production for the war effort. The TWI program created practical methods by which any organization could create work…

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Quick & Easy Kaizen – Online Class

Quick & Easy Kaizen – Online Class Kaizen – “Kai” to change “Zen” for the good Kaizen is a Japanese term for continuous improvement based on principles of doing things better and achieving higher standards. It is a process or methodology to do continuous incremental improvements that create more value with less waste. Continuous Improvement can often…

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