Course Description

Course ID: 
MGMT-250R
Category: 
Communication & Management
Continuing Education Units: 
0.60CEUs
Description: 

**This is a recording of a course that was presented as a live webinar in three 2-hour sessions.

NWETC recommends that anyone purchasing this course also purchase Course 1: Lean and Six Sigma for Environmental Professionals: Introduction to Process Improvement. When enrolling in both courses together, an automatic $50 Series Discount will be applied.

This six-hour webinar builds on concepts introduced in Course 1: Lean and Six Sigma for Environmental Professionals: Introduction to Process Improvement.

In these sessions, details about the most common process improvement tools and techniques will be reviewed. Specific techniques include: 5S, process mapping, kanban, standard work, the 5 Whys, fishbone diagrams, histograms, common vs. special cause variation, error proofing, control charts, measurement studies, and more.

After completing this course, attendees will be able to begin to evaluate which tools may be right to help their organization improve processes and increase efficiency and sustainability.

Prerequisites: 

It is recommended that attendees to this webinar purchase "Lean and Six Sigma for Environmental Professionals: Introduction to Process improvement (Course 1)"

Course Materials: 

Attendees will receive an electronic copy (PDF) of course materials and 3 .mp4 audio/video files of the 3 webinar sessions.

Intended Audience: 

Government agency personnel, city/state/municipal managers, contractors engaged in work with agencies, environmental engineers and managers, or anyone who is interested in learning techniques to improve efficiency and processes

Order: 
10

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Course Topics

  • 5S
  • Process Mapping
  • Kanban
  • Standard Work
  • The Five “Whys”
  • Fishbone Diagrams
  • Histograms
  • Common vs Special Cause Variation
  • Error Proofing
  • Control Charts
  • Measurement Studies
  • And more

What to Bring

Attendees should have a reliable internet connection and if desired, headphones/headset. Content download will be accessible after payment is received.

Billing Information

In order to guarantee a space in a course, the tuition must be paid in full TWO WEEKS before the first day of the course by either check or credit card. State and government agencies paying with a purchase order are allowed payment under the two-week time frame if a copy of the purchase order is received by NWETC.

If You Need to Cancel

Cancellations*

  • With 31 or more days notice, we will offer a 100% refund or credit towards a future course. The credit is good for one year and may be applied to any course.
  • With 30-8 days notice, we will offer a course credit towards a future course. The credit is good for one year and may be applied to any course.
  • With fewer than 8 days notice, there is no course credit available


*Please note that attendee replacement is welcome at any time

Disability Accommodations

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