The Mixed Model Line Design course covers all of the essential steps to design a Lean mixed-model workflow. This is the method used by Lean leaders around the world, including Toyota, John Deere, and literally thousands of other companies. In today’s mass customization world, Mixed Model Manufacturing is increasingly important in achieving high productivity, speed to market, optimized working capital and unbeatable quality.
This course is complemented by its sister course, Mixed Model Material Management. This focus of this course is on workflow design, including subjects like Standard Work, line balancing, mixed-model product families, operator flexibility and production plan sequencing.