This course develops proficiency in the methods and processes used for lean manufacturing with a focus on understanding lean principles, practices, and techniques from both a technical standpoint and a people perspective, which is needed in order to effectively lead an organization to lean operation and sustain improvements. Topics include the continuous recognition and elimination of waste in operations and reducing time from order to delivery while maintaining or improving product quality.
School of Engineering and Computing
Mechanical Engineering Technology (MEC)
3 hours of lecture per week