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Tue 24 Sep 2019
09:30 - 16:30

Venue: University Information Services, Roger Needham Building, Norwich Auditorium

Provided by: ourcambridge


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Introduction to Lean in HE: Making Improvements in the Workplace

Tue 24 Sep 2019

Description

The course is designed to give participants an overview of Lean thinking as applied within Higher Education, and an explanation of some of the basic tools used to make improvements to processes. This session will focus on how to break down a problem and work towards a justifiable and confident decision to achieve the best outcome you can.

Target audience
  • All current Cambridge University members (departments and colleges)
  • Further details regarding eligibility criteria are available
Sessions

Number of sessions: 1

# Date Time Venue Trainer
1 Tue 24 Sep   09:30 - 16:30 09:30 - 16:30 University Information Services, Roger Needham Building, Norwich Auditorium map Linda Spinks
Objectives

Participants will have the opportunity to:

  • Gain a basic understanding of the methodology used in process improvement
  • Understand the logical sequence of steps that need to be taken to sustain improvement outcomes
  • Participate in “hands on" group simulations to reinforce the course classroom content
  • Explore the level of empowerment they have to make process changes
Format
  • Classroom based with group work
Refreshments
  • Tea and coffee will be provided
  • Lunch can be purchased locally
Duration
  • One full day session
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Theme
Business Improvement

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