Customized Training to Fit Your Needs

Customized Training to Fit Your Needs

Introducing BIG’s new Online Training

Introducing BIG’s new Online Training

1 Day Lean BASICS™ Training


This workshop is a one-day introduction to understanding the BASICS of Lean.  The goal of this course is to give an overview of the implementation process of Lean tools and methodologies through interactive exercises.

Topics covered:

  • What is “Batching” and why One Piece Flow is important
  • What is World Class?
  • A Lean Health-Check Overview – How to Assess your company and it’s progression towards World Class
  • Lean BASICS Overview – Tools and Principles of a proven implementation model
  • Product Flow Analysis exercise
  • Workflow Analysis Exercise
  • Layouts
  • Station balancing vs. bumping / baton zone balancing
  • Rapid Improvement Process

2 Day Lean

Healthcare Training

Lean Healthcare

This One-Day Lean Healthcare seminar provides a detailed overview of Lean Principles and Practices as applied in the healthcare setting.  This seminar explains why Lean applications work and defines its underlying philosophy. 

Topics Covered:

  • Participants will receive an overview of Lean Healthcare and lean thinking fundamentals.
  • Explanations of value stream analysis, patient flow analysis, and operator analysis.
  • Lean Healthcare Design, Systems Thinking, Visual management
    • Included are video examples of hospital implementations. 
  • Standard work, job standardization, and process stabilization.
  • Typical results of lean implementations.
  • Hands-On Lean Flow Exercise 

Note: The One Day training materials are meant as an overview and subset of the material covered in an actual Five-Day training session.

3 Day Lean Tools Training

LEAN Tools and Team Styles

This workshop is a three-day in-depth introduction to understanding the Lean BASICS model. Participants will learn about and work on implementing additional Lean Tools.  The goal of this course is to give an overview of the how to apply Lean tools and initiatives upon returning to your company. We also go into depth about how to work effectively in teams using the Meyers Briggs Type Indicator.

Topics Covered:

  • Understanding Impacts of Paradigms
  • Systems Thinking
  • Change Management
  • Product Process Flow
  • Full Work Analysis & Standard Work
  • SMED & Setup Reduction
  • Impact of Personality Styles in Teams
  • 5S & Visual Management
  • Lean Design & Layouts

5 Day LEAN Practitioner

Certification Training

LEAN Practitioner Training

This workshop is a five-day immersion course designed to certify you on the use of LEAN tools and methodologies. Through use of hands-on application of the tools to real life activities you will be guided through the week incrementally learning more about how to improve processes using the BASICS approach. The goal of this course, while still an overview, is to give a solid understanding to make impactful and lasting improvements in your company. 

While These Are Our Most Offered Courses, Training Can Be Customized To Meet Your Individual Needs!

Reach out to Business Improvement Group today and we will be happy to assist you in your next endeavour. Together, we can achieve extraordinary outcomes.

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