Lean Six Sigma Principles for Energy Management

Course Overview

This Lean Six Sigma Principles for Energy Management training course is designed to introduce candidates how Six Sigma Principles and Lean techniques can help industry to utilise their resources more efficiently.

It is vital for companies to understand in detail the level of energy, material and water that are consumed in their processes to produce a product and what is generated as waste. More important still is to understand waste consumption broken down by process area.

The course will introduce participants to Lean & Six Sigma tools and techniques that will assist to utilise their resources more efficiently and eliminate waste.

This course is also available as a tailored in-house programme.

Course Objectives & Benefits

Learning objectives

  • Be able to analyse their own processes and understand the energy, material, water consumption and waste for the whole system
  • Break down the system and data into process component parts
  • Determine the opportunities for improvement


Benefits of attending this course?

  • Reduce energy costs
  • Increase competitiveness
  • Reduce carbon emissions and environmental impacts
  • Meet environmental targets and legal requirements

Course Programme

Course Programme

  • An introduction to Lean and Six Sigma Principles
  • Business benefits available as a result of implementing Lean
  • Presenting the business case for resource efficiency
  • How Lean tools and techniques can be adopted to gain environmental benefits
  • Waste mapping – identifying the inputs and outputs
  • Estimating/calculating the true cost of waste
  • Identifying the underlying causes of inefficiency
  • Identifying options for improved resource efficiency
  • Tools and techniques

More Info

Which course is best for you?

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Duration:    2 Days

Cost:           €595.00  (discounts for multiple bookings)

Location:    Limerick  

Venue:        Portal House, Raheen Business Park

Dates:         16-17 May 2012

Times:         Day 1: 9.00am – 5.00pm

                     Day 2: 9.00am – 4.30pm

Who Should Attend

This Course is designed for Lean Practitioners, Operations managers and Environmental managers as well as other managers at all levels who wish to gain a practical working knowledge of how to manage energy resources more effectively

Course Requirements

An understanding of energy management or energy management systems is recommended.