Lean Construction Program Series
This is a certificate program that consists of 7 Units. Following the completion of all 7 units, individuals will have a deep knowledge of both the theory and application of Lean Construction and be able to sit for an exam to earn AGC’s Certificate of Management - Lean Construction (CM-LC) credential. Instructor: Colin Milberg
Courses in This Series
Lean Construction Certificate Program: Unit 1, Variation in Production Systems |
Understand the different types of variation, learn the concept of throughput, distinguish the concepts of throughput and work in progress, and more.
Lean Construction Certificate Program: Unit 2, Pull in Production |
Compare batch-and-queue and continuous-flow production systems, distinguish push systems from pull systems, identify the effects of batching on production systems, identify the effects of pull on production systems, and explain Little's Law.
Lean Construction Certificate Program: Unit 3, Workstructuring |
Apply the methods and tools utilized in pull planning, describe the concept of Lean Workstructuring, outline the desired products of Lean Workstructuring, and describe the characteristics and application of the Last Planner® System.
Lean Construction Certificate Program: Unit 4, The Last Planner System |
Building on the work begin in LCEP Unit 3, this course revisits the Last Planner System (LPS) in greater depth, focusing on the concept of production planning, as contrasted with project management.
Lean Construction Certificate Program: Unit 5, Lean Supply Chain and Assembly |
Lean Supply Chain and Assembly continues the Lean process and delves into creating efficient methods for the procurement, engineering, fabrication and delivery of the required materials and equipment to a project.
Lean Construction Certificate Program: Unit 6, Lean Design and Preconstruction |
Defining design, applying Lean in design, contractors in design.
Lean Construction Certificate Program: Unit 7, Problem-Solving Principles and Tools |
Lean Construction is driven to minimize costs and maximize value on each project completed, challenging all stakeholders to develop and apply better ways to manage the overall construction process.
Register for the 2017 Lean Series below.
Note: MCAP contributing firms receive a 75% reimbursement of the registration fee, up to $4,000 total, per company, per class, for this program after full registration is paid to AGC. Attendance is mandatory for reimbursement.
Please contact Kara Morgan if you have any questions.
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