Dak Consulting

Developing Improvement Leaders

Telephone: 01491 845 504

In-house Training
  • The DAK Training Academy provides practical training in the application of improvement tools for key managers, team leaders and change agents. In addition to our "open" workshops, DAK offer in-house customised programme's that will fit the needs of individual organisations. Give us a call today and let us help you to develop organisations improvement leaders with a blend of in house training, coaching and hands on support.  Its completely free with no obligation.

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Certified Lean For Team Leaders

Location: Tangerine Confectionery- Blackpool
Cost: £1150.00 + VAT

This workshop sets out the steps to develop your capabilities as a Lean improvement coach and how to use these skills to deliver the full potential of Lean Manufacturing in your organisation. 24 CPD Points awarded with this course - 2nd delegate half price! This workshop includes practical shop floor exercises and interaction with Tangerine Manufacturing Management Team. 

Just as the performance of sports teams owe much to the competence of the team coach, experience shows that the success of Lean Improvement teams depends on the ability of those Operational leadership roles to coach their direct reports.   That includes roles such as Manager, Team Leader, Engineering/Technical Specialist and Change Agent.

Based on the lessons learned by well-known and award winning organisations on their Lean Journey, the course content is designed to help participants to:

  • Understand how to change the workplace reality, improve compliance, raise productivity, increase process effectiveness and address the root causes of operational fire-fighting.
  • Learn how to engage the workforce with systematic performance improvement to create a vibrant and proactive CI culture and sustain performance gains.
  • Be able to target personal time where it can add the most value and systematically develop your abilities to apply Lean principles and techniques to deliver lasting improvement and a proactive improvement culture.

The Workshop Approach

The workshop content is designed to help improvement leaders at all levels to increase their and their team's contribution to performance improvement and the development of a proactive culture.

That includes:

  • Change agents and facilitators who want to learn how to guide their organisation deliver the full potential of Lean;
  • Team leaders and operational managers who want to deliver the full potential of their team.

The workshop approach combines theory, case studies and hands on practical application and includes a simple audit framework to benchmark current capabilities and priorities for action

  • The content is applicable to organisations using any CI improvement tool-set including Lean, TPM and Six Sigma.

Workshop Leader - Ian Weare of DAK Consulting

Ian's early career for a leading automotive component supplier included roles as engineer, team leader, manager and change agent. This has provided the practical foundations for his success as a coach and advisor to global industry leaders including BP, Coca Cola and Honda. He has developed a unique set of learning and skill development tools to explain difficult concepts whilst having fun. His challenging but supportive approach combines relevant theory with practical activities to develop insight and confidence to act.

Cost: £1150 +VAT

Includes all workshop materials, lunch and refreshments over the 3 days.

Download information pack for full agenda.