Lean in Construction - Last PlannerŪ System: How to Achieve True Success

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:

    • Production system comparisons
    • Lean principles - flow, waste and variation
    • Detailed Last Planner® System Analysis
    • Common implementation challenges
    • Speed, quality and budget – how to get all three
    • The culture of lean and team behaviours
    • Assertively dealing with difficult personalities

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.)



Qty Item Price Description
CANS Connect Non-Member: $520.00
Members: $400.00
1 CANS Connect Video Available
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-Cancellations must be received no later than 10 business days prior to the course date to be eligible for a 75% refund of registration fees.
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