Lean Management - Process Improvement

Lean management is an approach to running an organization that supports the concept of continuous improvement. Lean is a long-term approach that systematically seeks to achieve small, incremental changes in processes in order to dramatically improve efficiency and quality.

  • Are you looking for rapid organizational improvement?

  • Are your work processes inefficient, frustrating and poorly understood?

  • Do you need to improve the quality of your services? products?

  • Are you interested in driving out waste and increasing productivity?

  • Are you looking to grow leadership capability and further develop your staff?

 

“The most dangerous kind of waste is the waste we do not recognize.”

Shigeo Shingo

Rapid Organizational Transformation Services

Through our highly customized approach we will develop your staff into effective Lean Thinkers who will know and understand the Rapid Transformation Implementation process

  • Strategic Approach
  • Wide range of organizational transformation Training, Consulting and Coaching
  • Measurable results
  • Customized to suit your unique needs
  • We leave your staff able to continuously improve

 

New – Experience a GCA Kaizen Blitz

A Kaizen Blitz is an intensive and focused approach to Process Improvement. Kaizen means “continuous improvement” and Blitz means “lightening fast.” This continuous improvement methodology often combines several Lean Manufacturing Tools. 

We can help you use Kaizen to:

  • Achieve significant savings.
  • Develop focused, rapid improvement.
  • Ensure everyone with a stake in a work process:
    • Is involved in improving it, and
    • Learns to use combinations of lean tools effectively.
GCA only charges a small percentage of your first year savings.

 

GCA’s Lean Training

We provide a wide variety of training programs to suit your every need, training everyone from shop floor to top executives

  • Lean Management
  • Lean Office
  • Lean Enterprise
  • Lean Manufacturing
  • Lean Logistics

We Offer Training on the Following Lean Tools:

  • Lean Launch Strategies
  • Overview of Lean Principles
  • Value Stream Mapping
  • 8 D Problem Solving
  • Kaizen
  • Kanban
  • 5 S


Please ‘click’ on the links below to view learning outlines for some of the workshops we provide and that you may be interested in!

Senior Executives learn how to best apply lean principles to combat the competitive forces that affect organizations today.

Learning about the paradigm shifts required for successful lean launches and how to create action plans to release the energy in the workforce and achieve rapid change.

Without the value stream map, deciding on what needs to be changed in the organization to meet future business demands would be a crap shoot at best.

Learning a systematic, non-blaming approach to improving processes and involving those doing the work.

An organized workplace aids in the elimination of wasteful activity, allowing more time to provide value to customers.

Eight steps to organized and effective problem solving.

Clearly signalling others regarding inventory levels, what to make, how much of it to make, and when to make it.

Learning how to identify those operations that are out of balance with others and how to bring them back into line.

Having the ability to consistently deliver on time is tied directly to the ability of the production equipment to run when it is expected to.