For companies with a drive to learn and then transform themselves, this approach
provides an array of training and education activities for your key people to give
them a full set of the skills they need to plan and execute transformation activities.
ILS provides ongoing coaching and advice.
ILS can provide companies with a full spectrum of training courses, seminars, workshops,
and overviews. Many are offered as workshops for the general public (see our ), but all are also offered to companies onsite. We
require completion of worksite projects for all certificate programs, and strongly
recommend worksite projects for all courses.
For executives, we offer our and our . These programs
are designed to focus the vision of the company and often its customers and suppliers,
so there is a clear goal for what transforming your organization really means. These
can be customized for your industry, whether aerospace, healthcare, automotive or
We supplement the executive education with a using kanri, to translate the vision into an action plan
that steps through the entire organization - a critical first step to creating a
visual, learning organization. To provide ongoing support for executives in their
decision to pursue this Education Focused Transformation option,
For plant/office/hospital-level leaders, mid-level managers, continuous improvement
coordinators, and other change agents, we offer our and our . Both focus on
providing the theoretical foundations and the practical skills to be more effective
in making their company lean. We also offer which dive deeper into particular skills.
When you have a highly qualified individual, or someone with years of lean experience,
these courses will sharpen their skills.
For supervisors in any industry, we offer the tailored to the specific needs of team leaders and those who support
and develop team leaders. Supervisors can also benefit from any of the educational
For the shop floor operators and maintenance technicians, office specialists, supporting
functions, and others, we offer courses and a full suite of
to read through the . Skier’s Choice successfully executed
its transformation following this Education Focused Transformation Model. They will
tell you they have a long way to go (and they do), but they have completely
transformed the way they work, and they did it by themselves, after getting some
training and coaching from ILS.
Education Focused Transformation Process Flow Diagram