One Day Lean - Online Training Course for Manufacturers Only

  • June 24, 2020
    8:00 am - 4:00 pm

Online Course For Manufacturers Only

The Phoenix Partnership’s Manufacturing Center of Excellence (MCE) and Polaris MEP are providing a free full day, Lean Training course.

In order for both the manufacturer and employees to benefit from the adoption of Lean in their organization, it is imperative that everyone speak the same language. This 1-Day training introduces Lean principles and tools in a fun, interactive way.

By digging into 21st Century Lean Methodologies, you will be better equipped to support employee development and the company growth in a competitive manufacturing environment.

Case Study - Lean Manufacturing program for Rhode Island company yields rapid ROI - Polaris MEP
Click here for Case Study: Lean Manufacturing yields rapid ROI for Kennedy Inc.

Why Invest One Day In Lean Manufacturing Training?

Investments in Lean Manufacturing yield a great ROI. For example, Kennedy Inc enjoyed:

  • Over 400% production volume increase
  • 78% increase in productivity per employee
  • Rehiring previously laid-off staff
  • Hiring additional staff to fulfill new business

This success was only possible because every level at Kennedy shared an understanding of Lean.

Who Should Attend:

Executives, Supervisors/Leads, and Managers who have an interest in bolstering or introducing Lean practices within their own companies.


Technical Details:
  • Log-in information for this online course will be provided by email, following registration.
  • This program is funded through Real Jobs RI and will require participant enrollment within their secure online portal. Instructions will be provided separately by email, following registration.
  • All participants must complete the Real Jobs RI form prior to the start of the workshop, even if you have already completed the form for another Polaris MEP program.
  • We understand that things come up! However because the program has limited seats, we require cancellations in writing by June 20, 2020. Late cancellations will be charged a $25 fee.

In order to ensure Polaris MEP is offering the best business improvement programs to Rhode Island Manufacturers and justify continued U.S. Department of Commerce funding for these services, participants may be asked to provide impact data and assessment, through an impartial third-party survey firm, 6-12 months after a Polaris MEP hosted public workshop.



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