Lean by Industry

Lean Aviation

This workshop introduces basic techniques, methods and analysis of Lean applied to various aspects of the aviation industry to eliminate waste, enhance value and improve flow. Creating flow is especially challenging in the aviation industry with complex products and services with high variety, but it is possible to identify and eliminate waste at every point in the value chain and we can show you how. Case studies will include Maintenance, Repair and Overhaul operations (MRO’s), Supply Chain, and more from a variety of industry leaders…

Lean Chemicals

This workshop introduces practical strategies for using Lean (the production system developed by Toyota) to reduce chemical wastes while improving the operational and environmental performance of chemical industry businesses.

Lean Construction

In this workshop you will learn about some of the basic techniques, methods, and analysis of Lean applied specifically to the construction industry

Lean Education

in this workshop you will learn about some of the basic techniques, methods, and analysis of Lean applied specifically to classroom settings and academic environments. Through this session you will gain insight into how Lean has been implemented in academic environments to achieve measurable improvements.

Lean Energy

This two-day “hands-on” workshop is designed for individuals (and teams) that want to gain a better understanding of the components and underlying philosophy of Lean, based on the Toyota Production System (TPS) as it is applicable to conserving, generating and preserving energy.

Lean Financial Services

This two-day “hands-on” workshop is designed for individuals (and teams) that want to gain a better understanding of the components and underlying philosophy of Lean, based on the Toyota Production System (TPS) as it is applicable to improving value streams in the financial sector.

 Lean Sustainability/Green

This two-day “hands-on” workshop is designed for individuals (and teams) that want to gain a better understanding of the components and underlying philosophy of Lean, based on the Toyota Production System (TPS) as it is applicable to protecting the environment and conserving natural resources. There is one type of waste, however, that often goes unaddressed (or under addressed) by Lean initiatives. Environmental wastes can also directly af­fect production or operations flow, time, quality, and cost—making them prime targets for Lean initiatives

 Lean Government

In this workshop participants will learn about some of the basic techniques, methods, and analysis of Lean that go beyond manufacturing floors and can be applied specifically to public service settings and governmental agency environments. Gain insight into how governmental organizations such as the state of Washington and the US Department of Energy are using Lean to achieve remarkable and measurable improvements.

Lean Healthcare

In this workshop you will learn about some of the basic techniques, methods, and analysis of Lean applied specifically to clinical settings and the healthcare environment. Gain insight into how many healthcare organizations are using Lean to achieve remarkable improvements in patient safety, quality and employee satisfaction.

Lean Hospitality

This two-day “hands-on” workshop is designed for individuals (and teams) that want to gain a better understanding of the components and underlying philosophy of Lean, based on the Toyota Production System (TPS) as it is applicable to generating and preserving impeccable customer service.

Lean Manufacturing

This two-day “hands-on” workshop is designed for individuals (and teams) that want to gain a better understanding of the components and underlying philosophy of Lean Manufacturing, based on the Toyota Production System (TPS).. Differs from the 2 Day Key Concepts of Lean in that focuses exclusively on the manufacturing perspective.

Lean Supply Chain and Logistics

Managing key suppliers toward operational excellence and managing across multiple suppliers are important concepts in achieving operational excellence for any organization. It is necessary to understand the integrated upstream and downstream systems thinking of the supply chain. This module focuses on managing processes that are both internal and external to the organization.

Lean Human Resources (HR)

This workshop is specially targeted to provide HR professional and staff insight on how world-class Lean enterprises recruit, train, develop and measure their people’s performance to create and sustain  a world-class continuous improvement focused work environment.

and more industry specific workshops are added. Please refer to the specific sections for further details

Lean For Oil and Gas

In this workshop you will learn about some of the basic techniques, methods, and analysis of Lean applied specifically to oil and gas settings and the petrochemical environment. Gain insight into how progressive thinking organizations within the industry are using Lean to achieve remarkable improvements in safety, quality and employee satisfaction.

Lean IT

In this workshop you will learn about some of the basic techniques, methods, and analysis of Lean applied specifically to the dynamic IT industry. Case studies are included to provide participants to see how Lean principles are successfully being applied to IT.