MAP007 – 8.00 Hours

Currently there are no scheduled classes for this course. However, in some cases a course can be scheduled to meet your organization’s specific needs. For more information about this course or to schedule a class, please contact Business & Cyber Solutions at or [email protected] to get the latest schedule.

Course Description

Quick Changeover and Single Minute Exchange of Dies (SMED) Overview is a course designed to help manufacturing employees learn about techniques that reduce process changeover times from one product to another. Specific techniques are discussed to reduce equipment down time (waiting waste) due to the changeover process resulting in greater productivity and throughput. Examples are shown to speed up alignment of fixtures and methods are discussed to achieve changeover times on machines to less than 10 minutes (SMED).

Prerequisites

There are no prerequisites for this course.

Course Completion Requirements

Participant Must Provide 

  • a photo identification on the first day of class. See the Participant Handbook for approved forms of identification and additional guidelines.

Attendance Requirements

Class attendance is an essential part of the education process and participants in TEEX courses are expected to attend all class sessions and field exercises. This course requires participants to attend a minimum of 80% of the class hours as a component of successful course completion. During the course, your instructor will review any additional attendance requirements, for example a field exercise that cannot be missed

Topics

  • Lean Manfacturing
  • Wastes associated with the change over process
  • Definition of changeover time
  • Changeover improvement process
  • Benefits of quick changeover
  • The single minute exchange of dies (SMED) system
  • Keys to success

Suggested Audience

Manufacturing professionals & production personnel

Other Information

Please call customer service at (979) 431-4837 for more information or email us at [email protected]

Contact Information

Business & Cyber Solutions
Phone: (979) 431-4837
Email: [email protected]

Back to top