Toyota Kata Training in South Africa
Six Sigma South
Africa now supplies Toyota Kata training in Johannesburg, South
Africa. If you need more detailed information about this course
please download the course outline at the bottom of the page. We would be pleased to supply additional information about our public Six Sigma and Lean classes or about our bespoke in-house courses that can be arranged anywhere in Africa. Our Six Sigma advisors will gladly assist you - they can be contacted on Cape Town number +27(0)21 418 4874.
During this workshop, participants will:
Obtain a basic understanding of the Toyota Improvement kata tralectory (i.e. ,Vision/Challenge, Current Condition, Target Condition, Obstacles, PCDA)
Have an appreciation for the value of the Toyota Coaching Kata Methodology (i.e. ,how the value Adders, Learner and first and second Coaches interact)
Gain an appreciation of how the Toyota Improvement and Coaching Kata can rejuvenate a Lean Initiative and supply a basis for moving confidently/successfully into the future.
Round 1 Simulation (block diagrams, obstacles, exit-cycle times, run charts)
Round 2 Simulation (planned cycle time, run charts, current conditions)
PDCA Cycles (systematic iteration)
Round 3 Simulation (1st PDCA on a selected obstacle)
Round 4 Simulation (2nd PDCA on a selected obstacle)
Participants experience the roles of Learners and 1st Coach
Overview of Example Kata Journeys. Examples of La-Z Boy and other company Kata deployments and details of their journey
Participants share individual/team observations and participate in group Q&A
Wrap up, evaluations and feedback
How much does the course cost?
The course fee is quoted in the currency of your country. Please contact us for the latest prices and specials. If you are from out of town, we can arrange accommodation within 15 minutes' walk of our centre. Accommodation rates vary depending on the time of year and the standard chosen.