Continuous Improvement with Lean Course Outline

Continuous Improvement with Lean

How to Use This Guide

Session One: Course Overview

Session Two: Defining Continuous Improvement


Pre-Assignment Review

How Can Lean Help?

Four-Stage Cycle

Session Three: Stage One – Identify Areas For Improvement

Making It Valuable

Test the Theory

Session Four: Stage Two – Create a Plan for Improvement

Building the Plan

Where Are You At?

Session Five: Stage Three – Implement the Changes

Taking the Lead

Value Stream

Session Six: Stage Four – Review the Impact

Remember to be Green with Lean

The Review Stage

Review in Progress

Session Seven: Test Driving

Background Information

Identify Opportunities for Improvement

Define the Process to Improve

Work on Your Plan

Polish Your Plan

Recommended Reading List

Post-Course Assessment

Pre- and Post-Assessment Answer Keys

Personal Action Plan