8 Major Forms of Waste in Organizations
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8 Major Forms of Waste in Organizations

This course will prepare employees and or Organizations to identify waste within their respective environments.
4.6 (23 ratings)
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Last updated 4/2017
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Includes:
  • 2 hours on-demand video
  • 36 Supplemental Resources
  • Full lifetime access
  • Access on mobile and TV
  • Certificate of Completion
What Will I Learn?
  • Know what the 8 major forms of waste are in Organizations
  • Understand the 3 Origins of waste Muda, Muri, Mura
  • Learn to Identify forms of waste in your organization
  • Be Introduced to basic methods of removing Waste
  • Teach others what waste is in a Business environment
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Requirements
  • Students are not required to know anything prior to taking this course, it is comprehensive enough to understand the 8 major forms of waste.
  • There are no prerequisites
Description

2017 Updates - Overview of Lean Updated (course activities added).

                           Overview of Waste Updated (course activities added).

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Every Organization has waste in it, Infact as much as 75% of daily operations in any work environment can be hidden wastes or of no value. It is through the complete elimination of these major forms of Waste that a company can experience increased throughput times, lower inventory, shorter lead times and more efficient use of Company assets. This course will prepare employees and or Organizations to identify waste within their respective environments. We will also look at an overview of some basic methods of eliminating each of these forms of waste. Students will also receive Professional Development statement for taking this course and certification of completion.

Who is the target audience?
  • Operations Employees
  • Lean Practicioners
  • Continuous Improvement Specialists
  • Production Employees
  • Business Professionals
  • Individuals looking to gain skills that will get you noticed in your Job.
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Curriculum For This Course
19 Lectures
01:48:28
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Introduction
1 Lecture 04:17

This module will introduce you to your coach and give you a brief overview of what the course will talk about. Lean Strategies International clarify's that the course is on the 8 major forms of waste and why everyone should be able to identify them.

Preview 04:17
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Overview of Lean
2 Lectures 10:33

Updated 2017 - In this lecture students will learn about concepts of lean, principles associated with lean and some of the common tools used in lean.  By the end of this lecture you will be able to:

  1. Define what a lean strategy is.
  2.  Identify the 5 core principles of lean.
  3. How lean relates to the Toyota Production System.
  4. General Benefits of Lean.
Overview of Lean Part 1
01:08

Updated 2017 - In this lecture students will learn about concepts of lean, principles associated with lean and some of the common tools used in lean.  By the end of this lecture you will be able to:

  • Define what a lean strategy is.
  •  Identify the 5 core principles of lean.
  • How lean relates to the Toyota Production System.
  • General Benefits of Lean.
Overview of Lean Part 2
09:25

  In this quiz students will test their retention of information shared in the lecture titled: Overview of Lean.  Students will also be asked to answer one question

Overview of Lean Quiz
8 questions
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Overview of the 8 Forms of Waste
1 Lecture 09:14

Updated 2017 - In this lecture, Lean Strategies International LLC will give an overview of waste as it applies to a lean strategy.  Students will learn what value added and nonvalue added work is.  They will also learn what waste is and what the 8 major forms of waste/muda are.

Preview 09:14

Students will be tested on their retention of Information shared in the overview of waste.

Quiz
3 questions
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©STUDY Activity
1 Lecture 09:11

The ©STUDY activity was inspired by Mr. Taiichi Ohno's famous stand in the circle training method.  Whether you're a consultant looking to add to your repertoire, an organization looking for a specific training method or an individual trying to develop the ©STUDY activity is a perfect way to help employees

1.     Learn to see waste.

2.     Discover opportunities to improve.

3.     Develop a kaizen mindset.

©STUDY Activity
09:11
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The Three Categories of Work
2 Lectures 08:22

  In this lecture, Lean Strategies International LLC will discuss the three categories of work in more detail.  By the end of this lecture you will:

  1. Know what VA, BN, NVA work is.
  2. What the three origins of waste are.
  3. You will play value bingo.
The Three Categories of Work - Part 1
03:42

  In this lecture, Lean Strategies International LLC will discuss the three categories of work in more detail.  By the end of this lecture you will:

  1. Know what VA, BN, NVA work is.
  2. What the three origins of waste are. 
  3. You will play value bingo.
The Three Categories of Work - Part 2
04:40

This quiz will test students on their retention of the three classifications of work.

Quiz
5 questions
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The Waste of Transportation
1 Lecture 06:26

Updated 2017 - In this lecture, Lean Strategies International LLC will discuss in detail the waste of transportation.  By the end of this lecture you will know:

  1. What transportation waste is.
  2. What causes transportation waste.
  3. General solutions.
The Waste of Transportation
06:26
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The Waste of Inventory
1 Lecture 06:30

Updated 2017 - In this lecture Lean Strategies International LLC will discuss three different topics related to inventory.  By the end of this lecture you will know:

  1. Different types of inventory.
  2. The effects of excess inventory.
  3. General solutions.
The Waste of Inventory
06:30
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The Waste of Motion
1 Lecture 06:10

Updated 2017 - In this lecture Lean Strategies International LLC will discuss the waste of motion.  By the end of this lecture you will:

  1. Know what the difference between motion and transportation waste is.
  2. Know what the general causes of motion waste are.
  3. Understand some of the more common solutions of reducing motion waste.
The Waste of Motion
06:10
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The Waste of waiting
1 Lecture 08:03

Updated 2017 - In this lecture Lean Strategies International LLC. Will discuss in detail the waste of waiting.  By the end of this lecture you will know:

  1. What it means to wait/queue.
  2. Examples of the waste of waiting.
  3. General solutions.
The Waste of waiting
08:03
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The waste of Overprocessing
1 Lecture 06:36

In this section we will look at the waste of overprocessing through a lense, looking at the details of this form of waste.  Lean Strategies International LLC will also share some of the more common solutions for students to consider.

The waste of Overprocessing
06:36
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  Lean Strategies International LLC is a community for Lean and Six Sigma professionals that was founded early in 2015.  It began as a contracting and consulting firm and later the vision transformed to give other lean and six sigma professionals and those who share the belief that the two continuous improvement strategies can work together for the benefit of the world a place to interact and learn.  Whether you are looking to share your skills, ideas or network to find answers Lean Strategies International LLC. is a place where everyone is welcome.  In 2015 development of Online courses began.  After collecting feedback from almost 5,000 students around the world, significant improvements were made and 2017 marked a special year of our newly formated courses.    Today, almost all courses are being updated to include interactive activities that help individuals and organizations alike drive results at the bottom line.  We continue to collect the voice of the customer and improve our online content regularly. If you're a lean or six sigma professional and you would like to share your wealth of knowledge with others or learn more about lean or six sigma and interact with others to spread the power of lean and six sigma enroll in a course by Lean Strategies International LLC today.  See you in Class!