The TPS Dojo embraces a ?learn by doing? approach to teach trainees about the benefits of implementing TPS.
The course is divided into six steps and is delivered using a combination of lecture presentations and ?Lego Manufacturing?simulations. Trainees will not only learn, but also experience how implementing progressive levels of TPS will improve their own business performance with respect to cost, quality, productivity and Team Member morale.
As part of the course, participants will learn the basics of
Toyota?s approach to:
? Reducing inventory and WIP
? Linking production and customer demand
? Levelling production based on volume and variety
? Building in Quality
? Understanding labour allocation and requirement
? Maintaining a culture of continuous improvement
The course is suited to those participants who are new to TPS and those with vast experience.
? A clear understanding of TPS elements and how they relate to each other
? Understand how TPS can be applied to improve your company?s overall efficiency
? Understand the link between cost reduction and TPS
Lecture presentation and interactive manufacturing simulation of six modules:
? Traditional Manufacturing
? Continuous Flow
? Pull System
? Standardised Work & Kaizen