This Advanced Diploma is suitable for managers or team leaders who are responsible for implementing and maintaining quality policies and procedures. You will be taught how to apply various quality tools through the fundamentals of Lean methodology. You will be trained in Lean Thinking and how to identify process waste. Example of wastes are time spent trying to locate equipment, running out of stock or waiting for approvals. You will learn Value Steam Mapping, (VSM) a visual tool used to understand and communicate the flow of information. This will allow you to uncover what actually happens in a process and is a powerful platform for improvement. This Advanced Diploma will provide you with error proofing systems, root cause analysis tools and risk reduction techniques. You will also gain leadership skills and acquire confidence to effectively manage teams.