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Every day businesses compete in a global economy that is running faster, leaner and cheaper. Your challenge is to provide the highest customer value at the lowest cost, and still keep team members engaged and committed. Fox Valley Technical College features a range of training, individual coaching and consulting services designed to improve your bottom line. Certified instructors will create a customized training experience using classroom, applied, and online learning as well as on-site consultation. Let FVTC help you find the process improvement methodology that will improve your organization's performance.

Featured Seminars


Applied Process Mapping

Hours: 8.00 | Estimated Cost: $300.00

Apply process mapping to a workplace system to address problems and waste. Learn how process mapping is used as an essential tool in any business improvement activity. Explore how the visualization of a process can lead to a better-performing, simplified process.

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Coaching for Problem Solving New
Online/Virtual

Hours: 3.00 | Estimated Cost: $192.00

Do you spend your day trouble shooting? Are employees consistency asking you to solve problems? Learn the coaching model that can create an organization of problem solvers. By asking instead of telling, your company can achieve optimum results.

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Creating a Continuous Improvement Culture: 4 hr New

Hours: 4.00 | Estimated Cost: $179.00

Explore elements of employee engagement and develop an understanding of organizational culture and changes required for a Continuous Improvement environment.

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Fox Cities Operational Excellence Association Complimentary
Spotlight

Hours: 4.00

Hear how successful companies have changed the way they look at their businesses and dramatically changed their outcomes. This is a fun and engaging discussion on a familiar principle that is often misapplied.

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Getting Things Done: Simple Tips to Prioritizing and Being More Productive New
Online/Virtual

Hours: 4.00 | Estimated Cost: $149.00

Learn simple tips for being more productive by developing a personal kanban system and controlling distractions.

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Leader Standard Work New
Online/Virtual

Hours: 12.00 | Estimated Cost: $399.00

'Leader Standard Work' is an essential element of success in a continuous improvement environment. In this session, learn strategies for creating standard work and managing effective processes to allow for effective leaders.

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Lean Enterprise Certificate for Government/Non-Profit Spotlight
Online/Virtual

Hours: 36.00 | Estimated Cost: $1,800.00

Explore lean and continuous improvement approaches that are changing government and public sector agencies by reducing waste, improving service levels, optimizing processes and delivering performance improvement. Each session focuses on tools and techniques that apply to any work process and integrate specific case studies relevant to public service organizations.

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Lean Enterprise Project Certificate: 6-Course Series Online/Virtual
Spotlight

Hours: 36.00 | Estimated Cost: $1,800.00

Explore lean and continuous improvement approaches that are changing organizations by reducing waste, improving service levels, optimizing processes and delivering performance improvement. Each session focuses on tools and techniques that apply to any work process and integrate specific case studies relevant to organizations of all types.

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Lean Leadership Series: Building a Lean Management System New
Spotlight

Hours: 18.00 | Estimated Cost: $495.00

This series reviews the Lean Management System (LMS) model and how to implement the LMS methodologies to improve the flow of information from the front-line employees to senior leaders and back. A well deployed system builds engagement of all employees and improves communication.

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Lean Overview Online/Virtual

Hours: 4.00 | Estimated Cost: $79.00

Introduces lean and continuous improvement approaches to reduce waste, improve service levels, optimize processes and deliver performance improvement.

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Lean Six Sigma White Belt Online/Virtual

Hours: 8.00 | Estimated Cost: $199.00

The Six Sigma White Belt workshop is designed to provide participants with the fundamental concepts behind Six Sigma as a Continuous Improvement strategy. Key concepts include process improvement, the impact of variability, process performance, and the specific roles that different team members play.

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Lean Six Sigma Yellow Belt Spotlight
Online/Virtual

Hours: 16.00 | Estimated Cost: $450.00

Six Sigma Yellow Belt reviews fundamentals of the DMAIC methodology and introduces the common tools utilized in improvement activities. Yellow Belt training provides supervisors with the knowledge and tools needed to effectively engage and support continuous improvement efforts and project improvement teams. Completion of this training will prepare participants for Six Sigma Green Belt Certification training.

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Measures of Success & KPIs New
Online/Virtual

Hours: 9.00 | Estimated Cost: $450.00

Clearly stated metrics and appropriate data collection will drive successful lean project implementation. Learn how to define metrics appropriate to your project and develop data collection strategies that will provide the information needed to guide teams to new ways of thinking.

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Problem Solving-Root Cause New
Online/Virtual

Hours: 9.00 | Estimated Cost: $375.00

Teaches participants to define and analyze a problem so that the real root cause can be found. Typical quality tools like pareto analysis and cause-effect diagrams are covered, along with flow charts and scatter diagrams. A variety of problem solving models are examined.

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Six Sigma White Belt Training

Hours: 8.00 | Estimated Cost: $199.00

The Six Sigma White Belt workshop is designed to provide participants with the fundamental concepts behind Six Sigma as a Continuous Improvement strategy. Key concepts include process improvement, the impact of variability, process performance, and the specific roles that different team members play.

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Six Sigma Yellow Belt Training

Hours: 16.00 | Estimated Cost: $450.00

Six Sigma Yellow Belt reviews fundamentals of the DMAIC methodology and introduces the common tools utilized in improvement activities. Yellow Belt training provides supervisors with the knowledge and tools needed to effectively engage and support continuous improvement efforts and project improvement teams. Completion of this training will prepare participants for Six Sigma Green Belt Certification training.

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Tools for Facilitation: Idea Generation and Prioritization

Hours: 8.00 | Estimated Cost: $300.00

Demonstrates how working in cross-functional teams is most valuable when the activity leverages the ideas and insights of all of its members. Participants learn how to use lean tools for generating, organizing and using ideas.

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Train-the-Trainer Using TWI Methodology New
Online/Virtual

Hours: 8.00 | Estimated Cost: $295.00

Learn the importance of developing and utilizing Training Within Industry (TWI) methodology. Explore and review job instructions in the work environment through simulated activities that highlight job development for training.

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Building a Strengths-Based Team Overview New
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Hours: 2.00 | Estimated Cost: $99.00

Provides an overview of how your team members' strengths helps them be more successful. A CliftonStrengths talent assessment is included and will help you understand your own natural talents.

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Critical Thinking New

Hours: 3.00 | Estimated Cost: $215.00

Learn tools and approaches to apply critical and creative thinking to projects, processes and problem solving.

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Critical Thinking New
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Online/Virtual

Hours: 3.00 | Estimated Cost: $215.00

Learn tools and approaches to apply critical and creative thinking to projects, processes and problem solving.

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Moving Beyond DISC - Understanding your Motivators New
Online/Virtual

Hours: 4.00 | Estimated Cost: $199.00

Talent Insights® provides two perspectives to better understand the people we work with: it explores their behavioral style (HOW they prefer to behave and communicate) as well as their personal motivators (WHY they move into action).

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Project Management Online/Virtual

Hours: 8.00 | Estimated Cost: $300.00

An introductory course that covers definition, planning, implementation, and debriefing stages of project planning. Team based projects which involve multiple disciplines are the focus of the project scheduling and resource planning tools. Explains the importance of planning and teamwork in accomplishing a significant project.

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Respect and Inclusion in the Workplace New
Spotlight
Online/Virtual

Hours: 1.50 | Estimated Cost: $79.00

Examine the impact of one’s views, biases, and assumptions and establish the business case for diversity and inclusion. Understand how identifying and addressing these biases improves the productivity and efficiencies of an organization.

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