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Intro into Lean Principles 101

Published by Terry Adamo

September 19, 2017

Date:   Tuesday, September 19, 2017

Time: 8:00 am to 4:00 pm

Location: Cogent Power Inc., 845 Laurentian Drive. Burlington, ON L7N 3W7


This is a one-day interactive, hands-on, simplicity driven workshop makes lean thinking and lean manufacturing principles easy to understand through a “learning by doing” simulation.

At the end of the workshop, participants should be able to:

  • List and identify the seven wastes
  • Determine what is value added and non-value added 
  • Describe the impact of facility layout and set-up time on production
  • Calculate takt time and describe a “pull” type control system


Introductions & Icebreaker
Lean Principles
Lean Thinking Philosophy
Value-Add vs. Non-Value-Add
Basic Lean Concepts and Tools:
7 Deadly Wastes
Summary & Reflection

Those requiring an introduction to the philosophy, terminology and core tools of LEAN Thinking.  Suitable for everyone in the organization from senior leadership to front-line support staff.


Price includes materials, lunch and resource manuals

$240 + HST / person (CME/EAC Member)

$335 + HST / person (Non-Member)

(Discount is offered for 5 or more, please contact us for details.)

Payment must be made in advance of the workshop start date.


Contact Terry Adamo

(647)556-5794 or


Cogent Power Inc. is an integral part of the North   American supply chain for electrical steels for power generation equipment, motors, power and distribution transformers, and specialized magnetic components. 

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Additional Information

Location: Burlington, ON
Time: 8am to 4pm
Cost: See above

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