Event Calendar

Monday, November 15, 2021

Lean Construction Education Program

Start Date: 11/15/2021 7:30 AM EST
End Date: 11/19/2021 5:30 PM EST

Venue Name: AGCVA Office

Location:
11950 Nuckols Road
Glen Allen, VA  United States  23059

Organization Name: AGCVA

Contact:
Courtney Baker
Email: courtney@agcva.org
Phone: (540) 323-0311


 

Registration & Attendee Details:

Sessions will be offered in-person at the AGCVA office, in our Learning and Development Center.

Online registration is available for FULL COURSE registration ONLY. 
To register for individual sessions, please email Courtney Baker or call 804-364-5504 x212

Textbooks will be provided to participants on their first day of class.
 
AGCVA Members:  $350 per unit  |  $2450 for full course
Non-Members:  $550 per unit  |  $3850 for full course
 

Course Dates:

Monday, November 15 |  7:30 a.m. - 5:30 p.m.
 
Tuesday, November 16  |  7:30 a.m. - 5:30 p.m.
 
Wednesday, November 17  |  7:30 a.m. - 5:30 p.m.
 
Thursday, November 18  |  7:30 a.m. - 5:30 p.m.
 
Friday, November 19  |  7:30 a.m. - 5:30 p.m.
 
Those who complete the full Lean Education Construction Program are eligible to sit for the Lean exam and earn Lean Certification.
 

Session Descriptions:
 

Unit 1: Variation in Production Systems
This unit is an introductory course in the Lean Construction Education Program.  This half-day, instructor-led course teaches the concept of variation.
 
Unit 2: Pull in Production
This unit is a half-day, instructor-led course that explains the concept of pull as a means to reliable production workflow.
 
Unit 3: Lean Workstructuring
This is the first of two units that introduces the 
Last Planner® System (LPS).  This system was developed by the Lean Construction Institute (LCI) to plan projects in a way that produces predictable workflow and rapid learning.  This half-day, instructor-led course describes the process of Lean Workstructuring.

Unit 4:  T
he Last Planner® System
This is the second of two units introducing the Last Planner® System (LPS).  This system was developed by the Lean Construction Institute (LCI) to plan projects in a way that produces predictable workflow and rapid learning.  This half-day, facilitator-led course shows how to conduct make-read and weekly work planning sessions.
 
Unit 5:  Lean Supply Chain &  Assembly
This is a one-day, instructor-led course that explains the concept of lean supply chain and assembly.
 
Unit 6: Lean Design & Pre-construction
This half-day, instructor-led course that explains the concepts of value-based management, lean in the design process and relational contracting.
 
Unit 7: Problem-solving Principles & Tools
This is a seven-hour, instructor-led course that describes the Lean Problem Solving Process and illustrates how to use tools to solve problems in a lean manner.

Online registration is currently unavailable. Please contact us via email or phone for assistance.

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