Practical Problem Solving
We can say that the entire lean manufacturing system is a result of decades of continuous problem solving by all of the people and companies who have contributed to the development of lean systems. The Gemba Academy Practical Problem Solving course explains the exact 8 step problem solving process used by these lean exemplars around the world. In this course you’ll learn why PDCA is much more than 4 simple steps while also learning how to create and use statistical tools like control charts, Pareto charts, and scatter plots.
Step 4: Analyze Root Causes
Learn the difference between points of cause vs. root causes.
Also get an introduction in methods to analyze root causes including:
- Go to Gemba
- Pareto Charts
- 5 Why Analysis
- Fishbone Diagrams