1400 North 14th Street, 12th Floor
Arlington, VA 22209
LCI National Capital Region Community of Practice
LCI Learning Module: Introduction to Last Planner® System
Date: Thursday, September 21, 2017
Time: 11:00 am – 4:30 PM
1750 New York Avenue NW, Suite 400
Washington, DC 20006
This introductory training will include an overview to Last Planner® System (LPS) implementation. LPS integrates Lean principles and is based on conversation leading to reliable commitments by team members. Participants will learn the fundamentals of LPS. The training will include a hands on simulation to revel the importance of removing variation in work flow.
Length- 4 hours
•Overview understanding of each of the 5 levels of Last Planner® System (LPS) and how they interrelate
•Understand the need for reliability on projects and how LPS produces it
•Understand the need to reduce variation in work flow and how LPS supports this
•Basic mechanics of the 5 levels of LPS
John Draper, LeanProject, Inc. – A registered Professional Civil Engineer, John has a strong technical background coupled with leadership, managerial, planning and coaching skills developed and honed during a 22-year career in the US Navy’s Civil Engineer Corps. He has been a student and advocate for lean for over eight years and has coached project teams throughout the US on their lean transformations. He is proficient in guiding and coaching project teams in their implementation of the Last Planner System.