Lean in Construction - Last Planner® System: How to Achieve True Success
Date(s): February 23 & 24, 2021
Duration: Two – Three Hour Sessions
Time: 1:00PM - 4:00PM
Format: Instructor-led Live Webinar
Member Price: $400.00 + HST
Non-Member Price: $520.00 + HST
This course is Gold Seal accredited (1 Credit)
Who Should Attend: Project managers, superintendents, foremen. As well as anyone carrying the CM-Lean designation.
Overview:The Last Planner® System is a lean production planning system designed to produce predictable workflow and continuous improvement in construction. The system has proven to help teams deliver better projects in less time at a lower cost – but why is implementation so hard?
We will discuss why productivity in construction struggles to improve so we understand the problem that Last Planner System is designed to solve and do a deep dive into the levels of the System with a focus on roadblocks you might encounter. This course will also provide you with strategies to deal with difficult behaviours in planning meetings and show you how to create the culture necessary to support Lean and make it successful in your business and on your project site. Topics:
AGC of America recognizes Implementing Lean Construction as qualifying for continuing education hours towards the renewal of AGC’s Certificate of Management-Lean Construction (CM-Lean). Each hour of educational content is equal to 1 hour of CE credit. Attendees may earn up to 6 hours of CE Credit by attending Last Planner System
Facilitator(s): James Johnston, P. Eng., CM-Lean, (Quality Dynamics Inc.)