VSM / MIFA WORKSHOP: Value Stream Mapping – Material & Information Flow Analysis

Production & Lean Manufacturing - PL04 - Intra
This VSM / MIFA training permit to learn how to map easily the flow of materials and information from suppliers, your workshops to your customers facilities. This gives the capacity to perform a diagnostic, identify bottlenecks, muda in the flow, and initiate a process improvement plan in your manufacturing workshop.
2 days

    Training content

    1. Reminder of Lean and the main tools

    2. The VSM methodology

    3. Build VSM of the current situation

    4. Forecast future situation

    5. Lead Time calculation

    6. VSM Application with a workshop


    The acquired knowledge is evaluated and validated at the end of the training through a quiz. This test is self-corrected with the participants and the trainer.

    Participants will receive a certificate of participation in the training.

    Training methodology

    This training is in a workshop mode on your site with a pilot project. The animation is based on a practical exercise showing the non added values encountered on a production site.


    Intended audience

    • Plant Director
    • Production Manager
    • UAP Manager
    • Lean Manager

    Objectives and results

    • Know how to build a VSM
    • Identify added value tasks and wastes
    • Know how to analyze the results of the VSM diagnosis


    Experience in a plant.

    Your trainer

    The training is ensured by a expert  in production and Lean manufacturing.

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