Written by Lee Oxton
World Class Training being held in Toronto
Wirral, UK. 25th October 2010.
UK based specialist business improvement training company; Kaizen Consultancy & Training Services (KCTS) are currently delivering their flag-ship Total Productive Maintenance (TPM) Instructor Course to world leading plasterboard manufacturer, Saint Gobain Gyproc. The two week event is being held in Toronto, Canada and involves thirty two senior managers and other personnel representing Saint Gobain Gyproc plants from around the World.
Saint Gobain Gyproc is now into their ninth year of a World Class Manufacturing programme which encompasses 68 manufacturing facilities in 54 countries. The Instructor Course is the fourteenth event held to date, all of which have been delivered by Kaizen Consultancy & Training Services.
Delegates who participate in this intense training will qualify as Instructors in TPM once they have gone back to their respective plants and led improvement projects. They are then reviewed in areas such as; 5S, Problem Solving, Autonomous Maintenance and Professional Maintenance 100 days later.
As a result of this training outputs have increased by up to 40%, product quality has improved, safety performance is better and costs have been substantially reduced. Saint Gobain Gyproc have made an estimated 95 Million Euro in efficiency cost savings and are well underway to achieving Silver Plant status within their World Class Manufacturing model, throughout the Global Gyproc division.
KCTS are an international training & consultancy provider of specialist World Class Manufacturing (WCM) standards. Delivering TPM, Lean, Change Management and Policy Deployment programmes to the manufacturing and service industries Worldwide. Through these proven methodologies KCTS can reduce costs by identifying and removing losses within a process or value stream. For further information regarding this press release or KCTS, please contact; KCTS on 0151 608 9036 or visit www.kcts.co.uk.