Lean EP Unit 5: Lean Supply Chain and Assembly

Lean EP Unit 5: Lean Supply Chain and Assembly
This is a full-day course that introduces the lean strategies and tools used to deliver materials, equipment and prefabricated assemblies to the jobsite in a manner that facilitates flow.

Target Audience:

This course is intended for the following construction professionals:
All construction process stakeholders that have an incentive to get the project done faster and at a lower cost - from the project owners who want to see results for their investment to the contractors and designers who want to do their job well and move on to the next project.   

Course Description:

The four-session course challenges class participants to map the supply chain ? looking to minimize waste and maximize value ? in a collaborative fashion with all project team members, including suppliers and vendors.
Following this course, participants will be able to:
Differentiate between traditional procurement practices and lean supply chain applications;
Identify waste and value-adding activities within the supply chain and assembly;
Evaluate the impact of using lean supply chain on waste elimination, continuous flow and site operations pull;
Identify strategies needed at the project and company levels to support the lean supply chain;
List examples of process improvements to the lean supply chain;
Expand lean beyond the individual project; and
Create a value stream map to diagnose and improve the supply chain.


Textbook not included in the course price.  Participants MUST purchase and download the Lean Construction Education Program Unit 5: Participant's Manual e-book for $50 at Amazon prior to the start of class.  To purchase, please use the following link:  www.amazon.com and search using “AGC Lean”.
10/24/2019 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
AGC Houston 3825 Dacoma St. Houston, TX 77092 UNITED STATES
Online registration is closed. Walk-in price is $200/Members and $400/Non-Members
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