Training Course Program
World-Class Manufacturing - introductory workshop
...in a rapidly changing world, featuring vanishing borders and hot, global competition, all manufacturing concerns, including SMEs, must aim at new performance targets in line with "the best in the class-room"...
workshop contents and main topics
Industrial Performance and World-Class Performance in the Manufacturing Industry: World-Class Manufacturing (WCM)
WCM is world-class approach to Market and world-class relationship with Clients (more »)
WCM is development of world-class products - the concept of "Total Product"
WCM is world-classOperations and Manufacturing Methods. The "state of the art disciplines for manufacturing enterprises: which ones are available, how to deploy them effectively (--> read more about)
Lean Manufacturing (LM) and Flow Production (FP), to produce at minimum costs what your Clients want, at the rate/speed they want, with the quality and quantities they want, eliminating all waste present in manufacturing operations (more »)
Total Quality Management (TQM), to assure the necessary quality of products and services, targeting at zero-defects, in a continuous improvement process (more »)
Total Productive Maintenance (TPM), to minimise all Losses associated with Plant and Equipment, maximising Machinery Effectiveness and value generation (more »)
Achieving Quick Change-Over (AQCO), to reduce drastically all set-ups and re-tooling times, thus opening the door to Lean Production in small batches as today's Clients want (more »)
Total Employee Involvement (TEI) and Total Employee Performance (TEP), to enhance Personnel participation and commitment to real improvement, to maximise people sense of responsibility and accountability, and to assure their performance and their job satisfaction (more »)
The necessity of an integrated approach to Industrial Performance, with simultaneous deployment of the available disciplines, in a personalised mode and style, while modernising the enterprise's Industrial Culture
Is your enterprise ready and potentially fit to jump to world-class status ?
The vital importance of Top Management commitment, drive and support in the path to WCM. World-Class Manufacturing: the second Industrial Revolution in Manufacturing
Duration: 4 hours (half a day: introductory presentation) or 8 hours (1 day: more in-depth presentation)
This workshop is a concise presentation of the World-Class Manufacturing scenario (4 hours duration) or a more comprehensive introduction to the subject (8 hours duration).
It illustrates the cultural prerequisites necessary to switch over to world-class status, as well as the operational disciplines that should be deployed and applied in a high calibre manufacturing concern.
This workshop is tailored:
- to make participants aware of the strategic importance of aiming at high levels of Performance in a "Global Market" situation
- to give delegates an overview illustration of the "state-of-the-art" philosophy, disciplines and techniques available to enable every manufacturing enterprise to perform at world-class level, and show principles and methods that can and should be applied in factories of all types and sizes to achieve continuous Performance improvements
- to stress the importance of an integrated, holistic approach to Performance, with emphasis on achieving short, medium and long term goals
- and to highlight the necessity of a strong and modern corporate industrial culture as a prerequisite to direct any manufacturing enterprise towards new performing targets
The workshop is designed for Entrepreneurs, Company Owners, Managing Directors, General Managers, and high level Managers (Quality Managers, Operations Managers, Production Managers, Plant and Maintenance Managers, Commercial and Marketing Managers, Human Resources Managers.....) from the Manufacturing Industry.
A 4-day comprehensive course on WCM is also offered. For details please click here.
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