Course ID: CS-GL

Going Lean (Controller Series)

While nearly 7 years have passed since the Great Recession, economic and political uncertainty have continued to plague business decision-making. The roles and responsibilities of CPAs and finance professionals, meanwhile, has continued to expand. This course is part of a series of short courses that will explore key economic and regulatory issues that will have a substantial impact on financial and accounting decisions for years to come.

This one hour course will examine and walk-through key elements of Lean systems and how companies can eliminate expenses and bring value to their customers through Going Lean. Special focus will be given to the various types of waste found in most organizations, and how you can generate ideas for eliminating that waste.


LEARNING OBJECTIVES
  • Know the definition of Lean
  • Describe what Lean is not
  • Determine the Lean End State
  • Name the 5S’s
  • Identify and analyze the Value Stream
  • Identify Types of Waste
  • Recognize the Flow of Work
  • Identify and analyze the Pull of Demand
  • Recognize Perfection in the System

MAJOR TOPICS
  • The requirements of lean
  • What lean is and is not
  • The value stream
  • Types of waste
  • The target project
  • Flow of work
  • Perfecting the system
  • Seven main types of waste
  • Operational efficiency
  • The lean end state

DESIGNED FOR
CPAs, industry accounting and finance staff, C-level corporate officers

FIELD OF STUDY
Production

PREREQUISITES
None

COURSE PRODUCER
Business Learning Institute

CPE CREDITS
1.0

LEVEL
Basic

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Group Live On-Demand
 

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