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Lean Problem-Solving Tools

Course ID LPST2019ASQ
Format Face-to-Face

Learn the most efficient and effective lean problem-solving methodologies, techniques, and tools to use to remove waste from a process, implement and sustain gains, and improve operations in your organization. Employees at every level of a company can apply these strategies to improve workplace performance.

Help your company remain competitive, innovative, and profitable in today’s business environment by learning about the lean problem-solving framework and how to effectively use it to:

  • Recognize, describe, and define problems
  • Identify and understand root causes behind problems
  • Select and apply the most appropriate lean methodologies, techniques, and tools to address organizational problems
  • Implement and sustain solutions

  • This course is also available as part of a 5-day Lean Foundations course, which includes Lean 101, Lean Problem-Solving Tools, and Applied Lean. Save when you register for all five days!

    Course Data

    • CEU Hours: 0
    • Length: 15 Hours
    • ASQ RU: 1.5
    • Audience: Executive, New to Quality, Practitioner, Professional
    • Provider: ASQ
    Course Overview

    Learning Objectives:

    • Problem recognition, description, and definition typical of those in their organizations
    • The most efficient and effective problem-solving methodologies, techniques, and tools given the circumstances
    • Methods for implementing and sustaining solutions
    • Simple and practical ways to gather data to verify the effectiveness of the solutions implemented



    Who Should Attend:

    Employees at all levels in all departments can apply these methodologies, techniques, and tools to improve workplace performance.
    I. Introduction
    II. Recognizing, Describing, and Defining Problems
    III. Problem-Solving Methodologies
    IV. Lean Problem Solving
    V. Identifying Causes
    VI. Understanding the Causes
    VII. Developing the Solution
    VIII. Implementing and Sustaining Solutions
    IX. Summary


    This is a two-day, instructor-led, face-to-face course.


    Student handbook
    Cancellation Policy
    ASQ reserves the right to cancel or re-schedule courses and to change instructors. Please be advised that in the event of a course cancellation, ASQ is not responsible for airfare penalties or other travel related expenses you may incur.

    If you need to cancel, we will refund your paid registration fee as noted below.

    Requests for cancellations/transfers/substitutions received at least 30 calendar days before the start of the course can receive a full refund/transfer/substitution. 
    There are no refunds within 30 calendar days before the start of the course. 
    Requests to transfer or substitute received between 29 and 10 calendar days of the course starting incur a $150 processing fee.
    There are no transfers within 9 calendar days before the start of the course.  Substitutes may be accepted if content has not been accessed by original registrant.  Substitutions will incur a $150 processing fee.  
    There are no refunds or substitutes if the content has been accessed. 
    Enrolled students who fail to attend their registered course without advance notice are liable for the entire course fee. Substitutes will not be accepted after the course has begun. 
    You must successfully complete the entire course or program before IACET CEUs and a Certificate of Completion can be awarded.

    Enrollment Details

    Format: Classroom
    Format: Face-to-Face

    An instructor-led traditional classroom experience. Classroom-based instruction involves the highest level of instructor/student interaction. We offer classroom style training in two formats. See public and on-site.

    No Offerings Scheduled English List: $1609 Member: $1499



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