Kaizen (from the Japanese Kai-Zen meaning ‘change for the better’) is the common term for ongoing improvement activity, often as a rapid event targeting a specific process. Frequent Kaizen is one of the behaviours of high performing organisations.
Our Kaizen training workshop provides participants with a simple framework and tool-set that teams can deploy to identify improvement opportunities and execute projects that deliver a measurable return to the organisation. Synergen Group proudly delivers the Kaizen Workshop throughout New Zealand and Australia including Melbourne, Adelaide, Sydney, Brisbane, Darwin and Perth.
At the conclusion of this workshop participants are expected to;
The workshop is typically one day in duration and progresses through three main themes:
Review of core lean principles
Simulation Exercise Part 1
Value Stream Mapping
Identifying and Prioritising Lean Projects
Using DMAIC as a framework for Improvement Project Planning
A3 Planning & Reporting
Team Toolbox Meetings
Simulation Exercise Part 2
Team Based Creative Problem Solving
Sim Exercise Part 3
Optional ongoing support can be provided to lead your teams though real on-site Kaizen events that deliver a fast ROI to your organisation. As with all of our training workshops, the content, context and duration are tailored to match your sector.