Value Stream Mapping

What’s in a process? Our work is built up out of many interconnected processes, some of which seem needlessly complex and opaque. Learn how to map your processes, untangle that mess and restructure for maximum efficiency.
Value Stream Mapping is a Lean Six Sigma tool designed for just that purpose; gain insight into your process and cut out all the waste. In this online course we’ll dissect the Value Stream Mapping technique and make sure that none of the details and nuances will escape you. No process will be safe from your analytical prowess!

Why choose this course?

What’s in a process? Our work is built up out of many interconnected processes, some of which seem needlessly complex and opaque. Learn how to map your processes, untangle that mess and restructure for maximum efficiency.
Value Stream Mapping is a Lean Six Sigma tool designed for just that purpose; gain insight into your process and cut out all the waste. In this online course we’ll dissect the Value Stream Mapping technique and make sure that none of the details and nuances will escape you. No process will be safe from your analytical prowess!

Duration

2-3 hours

Level

Starter

Foundation level of Lean Six Sigma is recommended, but not necessary.

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Tuition Fee

59.00 incl. VAT

Collaboration

This online course was designed together with The Lean Six Sigma Company, an IASSC-accredited training organization. The Lean Six Sigma Company is a leading Lean Six Sigma provider with courses in over 15 countries worldwide.

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Reasons for choosing this course

In this online Value Stream Mapping course you will learn how to use this tool to identify waste, improvement potential and gain insight into processes.

Widely applicable

With Value Stream Mapping you can expose the waste in any process. Whether it’s improving a mail sorting system or re-programming a computer system, VSM can be applied to any type of process.

Simple and useful

Value Stream Mapping is one of the most accessible and user-friendly tools in the Lean Six Sigma methodology. This online course won’t make it any more difficult than it should be. After completion you should be able to get started right away!

The most popular Lean tool

Very few tools can match Value Stream Mapping in popularity. VSM is used in almost every Lean Six Sigma project or method in order to gain insight into processes and to map improvement potential. To master Lean Six Sigma, this tool is absolutely essential.

Visual tool

Value Stream Mapping is a tool with which you can visualize a process. This way you can get a simple overview of even the most complex and opaque processe without sacrificing anything in content.

Complete overview

With Value Stream Mapping you can get a total overview of the entire process, as opposed to just a limited understanding of separate components. Talking past each other during a meeting or project will be a thing of the past. Value Stream Mapping will allow you to create a shared and complete understanding of the process so that you can easily work together to solve the problem.

After this course

Get started right away

After completing this online course you can immediately get started with this tool. You will know exactly how Value Steam Mapping works and how you can organize, lead and follow up on a successful VSM session.

Gain insight into any process

You will understand exactly how to dissect a process and map all the waste, improvement potential and customer value that it currently contains. Once you have master VSM, no process will be safe from your piercing gaze!

Improve together

You will know how to create a shared understanding with your team, where everyone understands the whole process rather than just their part in it. With VSM you will prevent miscommunication and improve synergy and teamwork.

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Practical information

This online Value Stream Mapping course contains 5 lessons, in which you will learn how to put this powerful Lean tool into practice. You will learn exactly what a Value Stream Map is, what you can use it for and how to prepare and execute a successful VSM session.

What’s in a process? Our work is built up out of many interconnected processes, some of which seem needlessly complex and opaque. In this course you will earn how to map your processes, untangle that mess and restructure it for maximum efficiency.

Value Stream Mapping is a Lean Six Sigma tool designed to help you gain insight into your process so that you can identify waste, improvement potential and customer value. This simple yet effective tool is essential to the Lean philosophy and methodology, and can be used for any process in any context.

Lesson 1: What is VSM?
Lesson 2: The power of VSM

     

Lesson 3: Preparation
Lesson 4: How to conduct a VSM session

   

Lesson 5: Tips and tricks

   

Certificate

Upon successful completion of this online course you will be awarded with an official certificate from The Lean Six Sigma Company.

Certification by The Lean Six Sigma Company
The Lean Six Sigma Company is an IASSC-accredited training organization of which the main course curriculum has been certified according to the international ISO18404 and ISO13053 Lean Six Sigma standards, which set out the required competencies of Lean Six Sigma professionals.

More information on certificates
For more information on the certificates of The Lean Six Sigma Company, please visit https://www.theleansixsigmacompany.co.uk/the-value-of-your-certificate/.

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Digital Exam
After completing the lessons in this online course you will gain access to the digital exam.

Exam details
This exam has no time limit, can be resit three times and contains roughly 10 to 20 questions.

Included in price
There are no extra costs attached to taking the exam. It is part of the course.