Our Shingo Cultural Enablers workshop at Newsprinters in Knowsley on 30th & 31st August 2017 is an essential follow-up to our world-class Shingo Discover workshops.

The two-day workshop on August 30th and 31st gives delegates a deeper understanding of how behaviours, systems and principles impact on results.

So what can delegates expect?

“This is for people who have already done our Shingo Discover workshop and are keen to explore further on the Shingo journey,” says Peter Sussex, a Principal Consultant at The Manufacturing Institute.

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Not only has he completed and passed The Manufacturing Institute’s Accelerated Route to Lean Manufacturing Programme, he has also been awarded a prestigious Lean Manufacturing Fellowship.

The extra accolade is for a project at his Rettenmaier UK Manufacturing Limited plant near Nottingham which demonstrates the application of lean principles leading to measurable improvement outcomes.

Said Sean: “I would recommend the ARTL programme to other manufacturers without question. I liked the venue, I liked the people and I liked the work. It was a very well structured course and ticked all the boxes for me to improve my role at Rettenmaier.

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Mark Leeson – Operations Director, The Manufacturing Institute

Applications are now being taken for a new Level 7 Masters level apprenticeship aimed at manufacturing leaders.

The Manufacturing Institute and Lancaster University Management School have joined forces to develop the programme which will be open to employees from large businesses under the new Apprenticeship Levy.

It is also open to SME employees with 90 per cent of the cost covered by the government.

The Manchester-based Institute has used more than 20 years of expertise working with manufacturers across the UK and around the world to help create the new qualification with Lancaster University’s Management School.

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The Manufacturing Institute is celebrating record customer satisfaction scores across its education, training and consultancy programmes for the third consecutive year.

The average score for courses ranging from the MSc in Manufacturing Leadership to Shingo Discover workshops in the 2015-16 financial year is 92.3% – up from 89.8% the previous financial year.

Satisfaction scores have also improved for both Public and In-Company Education and Training courses which include the Team Leader Development Programme and the Accelerated Route to Lean Manufacturing Programme.

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MSc – Frequently Asked Questions

Q1-Which University accredits the MSc in Manufacturing Leadership?

The MSc in Manufacturing Leadership is accredited by Lancaster University Management School – ranked in the UK’s top ten and among the world’s top 100 business schools.

Q2-How long does it take to study for an MSc in Manufacturing Leadership?

It is taught part-time over two years, with a further eight months to complete a dissertation based research in to a real problem or issue faced by your own business. Our MSc is designed to let you learn and work at the same time.

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