Value Stream Mapping Course

Value Stream Mapping Course

Updated May 27, 2024
Course Description

Course Overview

This course will demonstrate that by accurately mapping a process, and being able to identify where both the value and the waste is, you will have a clear visual guide for implementing improvement activities.

The learner will understand the principles of Value Stream Mapping is a flowchart method to illustrate, analyse and improve the steps required to deliver a product or service. The course will demonstrate to the learner, Value Stream Mapping:

  • Serves as an effective tool for communication, collaboration and even culture change.
  • Decision makers can clearly visualise the current state of the process and where waste is occurring.
  • People can see problems like process delays, excessive downtime, constraints and inventory issues.


Target Audience

The course is also essential for anybody who is currently tasked with any form of improvement activity. If you are looking for a career in Continuous Improvement/Lean/6 Sigma, this is a great course to add to your qualifications.


Learning Objectives

By the end of the course learners will understand:

  • What is Value Stream Mapping?
  • Why you would use Value Stream Mapping?
  • How to create your map
  • How to utilise Value Stream Mapping effectively within your business
  • Tools to overcome waste and improve flow
  • How to maintain Value Stream Mapping


Course Inclusions

This Intellelearn Value Stream Mapping course includes:

  • Stop-Start technology meaning you learn at your convenience
  • All device compliant meaning you can use laptop-tablet-smartphone at anytime
  • Developed by Continuous Improvement Professionals
  • Accredited by CPD


Approximate Duration

1 hour