Three LCI-UK Certified Lean e-Learning Packages
One Common Goal


Level 1 Demo


Level 2 Demo


LCP Demo

Lean Collaborative Planning - (LCI Certified)

Overview

Lean Collaborative Planning underpins a wider approach to applying Lean Thinking to create significant improvements in project safety, predictability, productivity, speed of delivery and profit. This approach manages project-based production, enabling issues to be identified and resolved before they become problems on-site, thus improving work flow and ensuring projects are completed on time.

Course Structure

What is Lean Collaborative Planning (LCP)?
  • The origins of Lean Collaborative Planning
  • The principles of Lean Collaborative Planning
  • Companies actively using the approach
  • Improvements that can be made
  • Why use Lean Collaborative Planning?
The Lean Collaborative Planning Steps
  • A good understanding of the 7 steps:
  • Milestone Schedule
  • Collaborative Programming
  • Make Ready
  • Production Planning
  • Production Management
  • Learning (Continual Improvement)
  • First Run Studies
The Benefits of Lean Collaborative Planning
  • Summary
Final Assessment
  • Lesson Review

Target Audience

This e-learning programme has been designed for individuals that require an overview of Lean Collaborative Planning and how this approach can be applied to maximise the benefits it brings to projects and everyone involved. Participants who have completed this course will be able to create a more predictable production programme. This short course will take approximately one hour to complete and no prior knowledge is necessary.

So what's included?

Interactive learning methods including audio, drag & drop exercises and multiple choice questions are incorporated throughout this programme. Online help and a reference manual are also available and students can download a comprehensive summary of the course for use as ongoing reference material.

Lean Construction Level 1 - (LCI Certified)

Overview

Lean is simply about creating more value for customers by eliminating activities that are considered waste. Any activity or process that consumes resources, adds cost or time without creating value becomes a target for elimination. LCI-UK in partnership with Future Learning Systems has released this Level 1 e-learning course as a key stage within the overall Lean Construction training programme. This course contains a wide range of case studies to help re-enforce the learning and is relevant for any department within a construction organisation. Students will learn how to implement a Lean methodology effectively into their working environment.

Course Structure

Introduction
  • Setting Expectations
  • Lean Thinking
  • Six Sigma
  • Lean Six Sigma
  • The Red Bead Experiment
  • PDCA Cycle
  • Summary
  • Lesson Review
Define
  • Objectives;
  • The Fundamentals of Lean Six Sigma
  • Scoping a Lean Six Sigma Project
  • Roles & Responsibilities
  • Voice of the Customer - Understanding customer requirements
  • Kano Model
  • Quality Function Deployment and Matrix Diagrams
  • 7+1 Wastes
  • Brainstorming
  • SCAMPER
  • Cause & Effect Analysis - Root Cause Analysis & 5 Why's
  • Process Measurement & Operational Definitions
  • Sampling & Data Collection
  • Summary
  • Lesson Review
Define, Measure & Control
  • Objectives
  • Flowcharts (SIPOC,Linear,Deployed)
  • Spaghetti Diagrams - The Hidden Factory
  • Lean Six Sigma Statistics
  • Process Measurement & Metrics
  • Measurement Systems Analysis
  • Accuracy & Precision
  • Distribution including data outside limits
  • Run Charts including Common & Special Causes
  • Control Charts
  • 5S's
  • Poka Yoke
  • Failure Modes & Effect Analysis (FMEA)
  • Summary
  • Lesson Review
Control
  • Objectives
  • Standardisation
  • Defect Controls
  • Statistical Process Control
  • Control Plans & Monitoring
  • Summary
  • Lesson Review

Target Audience

This on-line e-learning course has been designed for any staff member, supervisor, manager or director who will be working within a Lean operation. There is no pre-cursor to this Level 1 programme, which will take you from no knowledge to a high level of understanding in Lean Construction. Level 1 certification will also enhance your business profile.

So what's included?

Incorporates interactive learning methods including animations, audio, drag & drop exercises and multiple choice questions throughout. Simple step by step progress through the course enables easier understanding of more complicated areas. Online help and a reference manual are available. Students can download a comprehensive summary of the course for use as ongoing reference material.

Lean Construction Level 2 - (LCI Certified)

Overview

Lean is simply about creating more value for customers by eliminating activities that are considered waste. Any activity or process that consumes resources, adds cost or time without creating value becomes a target for elimination. LCI-UK in partnership with Future Learning Systems has released this Level 2 e-learning as an advanced course within the overall Lean Construction training programme. Following completion of this programme students will be able to run and manage Lean projects very effectively. Students will require an understanding of Lean Construction prior to undertaking this course, either our Level 1 course or a third party similar course level.

Course Structure

Overview
  • Objectives
  • Review of Level 1 Course
  • DMAIC - Additional Detail
  • Joiner Triangle
  • Financial Benefits of Lean Six Sigma
  • Summary
  • Lesson Review
Define
  • Objectives
  • Project Definition
  • Project Selection, Scope & Charter
  • The Business Need
  • Leading a Team
  • Reading Specification Limits
  • Customer Needs - VOC
  • Constructing As-Is Process Flow
  • Value Stream Maps
  • Value Analysis
  • Is/Is Not Analysis
  • Summary
  • Lesson Review
Measure
  • Objectives
  • Measurement System Analysis
  • Data Collection Techniques
  • Data Collection Plans
  • Understanding Variation & Tampering
  • Measurement Process Capability - Cp & Cpk
  • Calculating Process Sigma Levels
  • Standard Deviation
  • Summary
  • Lesson Review
Analyse
  • Objectives
  • Dot Plots & Histograms
  • Scatter Diagrams
  • Stratification
  • Pareto Analysis
  • Distributions
  • Box Plots
  • Run Charts - Construction
  • Control Charts - Advanced
  • IM-R Charts
  • Design of Experiments
  • Summary
  • Lesson Review
Improve
  • Objectives
  • QFD - House of Quality
  • Force Field Analysis
  • Generating Possible Solutions
  • Affinity Diagrams
  • Cost Benefit Analysis
  • FMEA - The Process
  • Lean Principles
  • Little's Law
  • Kanban
  • Pull vs. Push
  • Kaizen
  • Piloting Your Solutions
  • PDCA Revisited
  • Change Management
  • Kubler Cycle
  • Summary
  • Lesson Review
Control
  • Objectives
  • Sustaining the Benefits Gained
  • SPC & Control Charts
  • Developing a Process Control Plan
  • Recalculating Control Limits
  • The Lean Six Sigma Project
  • The Use of Technology in Lean Six Sigma
  • Summary
  • Lesson Review

Target Audience

This advanced Level 2 e-learning programme has been designed for individuals that will be required to work effectively on Lean projects, leading others in the business and actively working with process data. The pre-cursor to this Level 2 programme is the Level 1 e-learning course, which is a 10 hour course designed to teach the basic techniques of Lean Construction.

So what's included?

Incorporates interactive learning methods including animations, audio, drag & drop exercises and multiple choice questions throughout. Simple step by step progress through the course enables easier understanding of more complicated areas. Online help and a reference manual are available. Students can download a comprehensive summary of the course for use as ongoing reference material.