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Instructor: Jon Coy
No image available Biography: Jon P. Coy is the Associate Center Director of the Purdue Technical Assistance Program.

Classes by this instructor

Control resources in a production process by replacing only what has been consumed. Applies principles of Pull System/Kanban in a life-like simulation and demonstrates how principles can be applied to a variety of situations.
Tuesday, November 21, 2017, Walb Student Union Rm G08 (27 seats (90%) remaining)
Discover how to link and balance operations to reduce lead times, minimize WIP, optimize floor space usage and improve productivity using a five-step process for designing and implementing work cells.
Tuesday, November 14, 2017, Walb Student Union Rm G08 (26 seats (87%) remaining)
Standard Work: Learn to implement standardization and standard work in your workplace. This workshop presents an approach to eliminate waste from production processes. The methods and goals discussed in this workshop are closely related to the lean manufacturing system.Error Proofing: Using simple, usually low-cost devices, fixtures, and procedures to reduce/eliminate errors. Stops errors before defective parts are created. Frees up the need for human vigilance and memory.
Tuesday, December 5, 2017, Walb Student Union Rm G08 (23 seats (77%) remaining)
In this course, participants will learn about the Plan, Do, Check, Act (PDCA) problem solving method. In addition, participants will learn about problem solving tools and activities, including A3, root cause analysis, process mapping, cause and effect diagrams, and others.
Tuesday, November 28, 2017, Walb Student Union Rm G08 (25 seats (83%) remaining)
This continuous improvement methodology combines Lean Manufacturing Tools such as the 5S system of Workplace Organization and Standardization, Cells, Pull/Kanban, Set-up Reduction, and Line Balancing. Each tool incorporates team empowerment, brainstorming, and problem solving to rapidly make improvements to a specific product or portions of work processes.
Tuesday, December 12, 2017, Walb Student Union Rm G08 (28 seats (93%) remaining)