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Continuous improvement

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Download our free curriculum grid to find resources that are mapped against module 16 Continuous improvement.

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16.1 Continuous Improvement Principles and Practices.

  • Principles – reflection and evaluation of processes, incremental change and improvement, Kaizen
  • Principles –key performance indicators (KPIs)
  • Principles – implementation (plan, do, check, act – PDCA)
  • Principles – 8 wastes (transportation, inventory, motion, waiting, excess production, over processing, defects, unused talent)
  • Principles – lean
  • Practices – value stream mapping
  • Practices – visual management
  • Practices – 6S (sort, set in order, shine, standardise, sustain, safety)
  • Practices – single minute exchange of dies (SMED)
  • Practices – operation effective efficiency (OEE)
  • Practices – total productive maintenance (TPM)
  • Practices – kanban

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