Introduction to Value Stream Mapping
Value Stream Mapping enables you to understand how your process works and identify areas that need improvement. Like many tools used in Lean Six Sigma, this approach has its foundations in working with people to build an improvement culture, rather than simply imposing a change.
This eLearning course is designed to give you a strong awareness through interactive modules, including quizzes and a variety of media. The course includes a multiple-choice exam and you will receive certification upon successful completion.
What's Covered in the Course?
Our Value Stream Mapping training will give you an understanding of how your process works, identify areas of improvement, and how to manage your process to match customer demand without overstretching.
This course covers the following topics:
- What is a Value Stream Map (VSM)?
- The typical VSM layout.
- Common VSM symbols.
- Steps to create the VSM.
- Calculating and recording information.
- Measuring the end-to-end process.
- Considering value-adding and non-value adding time.
- Identifying opportunities for quality improvements.
- Creating a future state map.
What are the Benefits of the Value Stream Mapping Training?
Our Value Stream Mapping course is essential to anyone wishing to improve their business processes. You’ll learn how to map any process, and then walk through it to identify where the value and the waste are. This is a vital skill in any industry!
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Who is the Value Stream Mapping Course for?
There are no prerequisites for taking this training course.
Value Stream Mapping training is ideal for anyone who has responsibility for problem-solving within the business, particularly if the role pertains to resource management, customer satisfaction or increasing efficiency.
About the FREE Value Stream Mapping Exam
All Learning Lean training courses include FREE certification exams. These exams ensure that your qualification is a true test of your knowledge and can stand scrutiny. To ensure you pass we provide the following as part of our course fees: