Introduction to Lean in construction
The construction process needs to undergo a radical transformation to deliver
client value and a low-carbon built environment. In short, delivering more for
less while becoming more profitable.
Lean has been applied successfully in a range of sectors, including
construction. Some parts of the industry frequently claim savings of 20-30% or
more. However, it is also widely agreed that Lean is not as widely practiced as
it could be. This training should help you unlock the opportunities for Lean
construction in your organisation and projects.
This course will give you an insight into what Lean is and how it can be
applied in construction and provide you with a sound understanding of Lean
Delegates will receive a copy of Build Lean - Transforming construction
using Lean Thinking (C696) along with course handouts*.
*Publications are not included as standard in our in-house training courses, and these will need to be purchased separately.
Who should attend
This one-day course will be ideal for:
- senior managers wanting to understand Lean in construction – its potential
and its benefits
- individuals who wish to understand the role for Lean in a construction
context and need to quickly develop an overview of the terminology, tools and
approaches for developing knowledge within their organisation
- prospective Lean champions – with responsibilities for business or
performance improvement, business development, quality management, etc.