LTS.01.11 The 8 Wastes


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Lean Training Series topic LTS.01.11 The 8 Wastes
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This topic covers these points:
* Brief review of the definition of Lean
* Brief review of the difference between Value-adding (VA) activity and NON-value-adding (NVA) activity
* Reassurance that our jobs are important—even those with a lot of NVA activity
* Lean calls NVA activity “Waste”
* Lean experts identify 8 categories of Waste
* Description and examples of each category of Waste:
– Transport
– Motion
– Waiting
– Defects
– Inventory
– Overproduction
– Excessive Processing
– Non-use of People
* Handout document listing the 8 Wastes with acrostic DOWNTIME
* Suggested exercises: break down a common process and analyze each step

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