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Stage 1: Lean Construction Fundamentals (Manchester)

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11 Portland Street

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M1 3HU

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Stage 1: Lean Construction Fundamentals (Manchester)

Overview

This one day course aims to provide learners with an understanding of lean construction fundamentals and how these can be applied to construction projects from design phase through to construction and operational phases.

This course is the first stage of learning for construction professionals aiming to further their knowledge and skills in this field.

Learning outcomes

By attending this programme delegates will be able to:

  • Demonstrate they understand the key drivers for implementing lean construction.

  • Demonstrate they understand the history of lean and its adaptation in construction.

  • Demonstrate they understand the fundamentals of lean construction principles: customer value, 5 lean principles, 3 elements of work, 7+1 wastes, plan-do-check-act (PDCA) approach to continuous improvement.

  • Demonstrate they understand the fundamentals of the lean construction toolkit.

What’s included?

  • One day programme with our expert and all programme materials.

  • Lunch and refreshments are provided throughout the day.

Your course of study

By focusing on the fundamental requirements of becoming a Lean Construction company, the course provides an excellent grounding for further development. The course is structured around the following themes:

Introduction to lean

  • What is lean?

  • The history of lean?

  • What are the drivers for lean in construction?

Fundamentals of lean construction

  • 5 key lean principles, 3 elements of work, 7+1 wastes, PDCA.

Overview of lean construction tools and techniques

  • Workshop exercises and activities to demonstrate key lean construction principles

  • What are the benefits?

Learner journey

  • How to progress further to becoming a Lean Technician or Lean Practitioner.

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