Kaizen Facilitation Training: Learn to Run a Kaizen Event


Date(s) - May 12, 2022
8:00 am - 4:00 pm

Economic Development Corporation of Elkhart County


A Kaizen event, sometimes referred to as a Kaizen blitz, is a focused short-term project to improve a process.  Tools implemented during a Kaizen event include value stream mapping, 5S, and TMP.

In this workshop, you will learn how to facilitate and implement Kaizen events within your organization.

Learning Objectives:

– Describe the purpose, goals, and typical flow of a Kaizen event.

– Write an effective problem statement for a Kaizen event.

– List and describe tools used during a Kaizen event, including root cause analysis, 5 Whys, and an A3.

– List and describe roles and responsibilities of participants, including the spouse, team leader, and team members.

– Describe techniques for working effectively as a team.

Intended Audience: Managers, supervisors, and other leaders who have completed Lean Manufacturing training and are ready to lead Kaizen events for continuous improvement.

Workshop Length: 8 hours


This event is fully booked. Please contact linda@elkhartcountybiz.com to be added to the Waitlist.

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