German Lean Construction Academy
This study qualification of the German Lean Construction Academy aims to train individuals to become certified Lean Construction Experts.
The detailed contents of the overall course are described separately and include, in addition to the basics, a deepening of the method approaches to project and process analysis, organization and control with trainings on topics such as takt-time planning and control, the Last Planner® system, SCRUM in design phases and all other lean-construction methods according to VDI 2553.
All methodological approaches are rounded with practical exercises and each particiant will implement one of the steering methods within his/her own work environment to ensure that the content is internalized and to initiate one’s own practical experiences in this field.
In addition, you will receive training and personal feedback in facilitating and moderating meetings and to foster your own communication skills in order to lead your own teams and projects efficiently and effectively.
The qualification is designed to be held part-time, with 8 classroom training days spread over 3-4 months, with additional practical exercises and an own project application.
At the same time, the course participants will benefit from the network and the experiences within the training course. In order to ensure maximum interaction, the group sizes of the courses are set at a minimum of 7 and a maximum of 15 participants within each course.
At the end of the course each participant will receive a certificate of attendance. Upon successful completion of the final examination and project presentation, each participant will be awarded the qualification certificate for being a Lean Construction Expert according to VDI 2553 with the international VDI seal of approval.
Method training with theory and practical exercises on multi-moment analysis, value stream analysis, GPA, Waste-Walk, HoTT (Hands-on-tool-time) and other process analysis methods according to VDI 2553, incl. practical transfer to your own design and construction environment.