Lean Construction Education Program hosted by AGC EDGE
Virtual Zoom Offering
Tuesday, August 1, 2023 10:30 AM - Tuesday, September 26, 2023 2:30 PM (EDT)
About the Course Lean Construction is driven to minimize costs and maximize value on each project completed, challenging all stakeholders to develop and apply better ways to manage the overall construction process. AGC Edge Lean Construction Education Program is designed to educate construction professionals at all experience levels to develop the tools needed to build lean. The highly interactive virtual program provides instruction via Zoom and training to prepare construction industry professionals at all levels to learn the building blocks necessary to transform their projects and companies into a lean operating system. After participants complete all four courses in the program, they become eligible to sit for an exam to earn the Certificate of Management – Lean Construction (CM-Lean). These five courses build on each other to progressively cover a range of topics essential to Lean Construction, including: ⦁ Variation and pull in production ⦁ Lean Workstructuring, supply chains, and assembly ⦁ Production management ⦁ Management by values ⦁ Problem-solving principles and tools . Schedule of Classes Unit 1– Variation in Production Systems Unit 2 – Pull in Production Unit 3 – Lean Workstructuring Unit 4 – The Last Planner® System Unit 5 – Lean Supply Chain and Assembly Unit 6 – Lean Design and Pre-construction Unit 7 – Problem-solving Principles and Tools Courses will be offered online via the Zoom platform, a webcam is required for participation. Registration costs include all course participant’s materials. Cancellation Policy: A full refund will be given to cancellations made 14 calendar days prior to the class kick-off. After such time, no refunds will be given. Replacements are acceptable and must be submitted via email to rockkie.dunton[@]agc.org. AGC reserves the right to cancel programs up to 10 days prior to the start date if a minimum number of attendees is not met.
Associated General Contractors of Metropolitan Washington DC