Business Simulation 3-day

PURPOSE

This action-packed 3-day simulation is aimed at anyone occupying a management position and includes those in a services function. It revolves around a generalised Manufacturing and Packaging Process in which teams compete with each over a number of shifts to produce and sell products of a specified quality. Operational challenges (Eg: Breakdowns, absenteeism, safety incidents, non-conformances, re-cycling) are provided to force process analysis and continuous improvement. Outcomes include a list of prioritised goals including corresponding projects and project teams. (Projects are optional)

LEARNING UNIT 1: BUSINESS PLANNING

LEARNING UNIT 2: MEASURING RESULTS

LEARNING UNIT 3: INNOVATION

LEARNING UNIT 4: FINANCE

BENEFITS

Teams and individual participating in this simulation will gain the ability to:

  • Plan production in a team setting
  • Communicate more transparently and effectively
  • Use information more effectively to optimise a production process.
  • Analyse the value stream piece by piece in order to identify, measure and cost various forms of waste
  • Continuously improve the production process and supporting systems using the Plan, do, check and act, cycle.
  • Calculate income, operational costs and operating profit.
Contact Details

Contact Person: 

David Loubser
Course Details

Unit Standard: 

n/a

Course Delivery Method: 

Blended Blended

In Class In Class

Course Duration: 

3-days

Cost: 

Please contact us for a competitive quote