Lean Applied to Business Processes – A&D

Aerospace & Defense

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Course Offerings

Lean Applied to Business Processes – A&D

Course Description

This A&D focused version of the Lean Applied to Business Process course teaches you how to apply the principles of continuous improvement to the administrative, service and transactional processes that make your organization run.  It is designed for knowledge workers at any level who need to identify process wastes and constraints and dramatically increase throughput.

Key Benefits

  • Align you organization’s performance and better achieve its stated stategy, mission and goals.
  • Identify the key administrative wastes and the constraints limiting your organization’s performance.
  • Analyze potential root causes.
  • Apply continuous improvement countermeasures.
  • Increase throughput, eliminate backlogs, reduce costs, improve quality and customer service and create capacity for growth.

Duration & Dates

Sept. 10 - Sept. 12, 2024

Dates are flexible
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James Cody, Director
Phone: 865-456-8882
E-mail: jcody@utk.edu


This course is offered as a custom course on the UT campus or at your preferred location. 


William Peterson

Bill Peterson is a Lean best practices teacher and facilitator who draws on over 30 years of hands-on experience using Lean, TOC, Six Sigma, BPR, and other continuous improvement tools... Full Bio


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