Hero Int

Alliance for Manufacturing and Technology

Mistake Proofing

Description: This workshop focuses on how to make inexpensive changes to your production systems to virtually eliminate errors, mistakes, and increase quality and customer satisfaction. Participants will learn and apply these techniques.

This course has two parts: a one-day introduction and a three-day in-depth program. The following topics are covered:
•    What is Mistake Proofing?
•    Everyday examples
•    Mistake Proofing device types
•    Mistake Proofing methods and tools

Prerequisites: Principles of Lean Manufacturing with Live Simulation or equivalent and Introduction to Mistake Proofing.

Goals: Participants will experience how Mistake Proofing reduces waste, and improves productivity and quality.

Suggested Participants: Production and support personnel representing a cross-section of the organization.

Class Size: 20, minimum of 8