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We Help Operations Managers to Conceive and Actualize Their Industrial Visions Based on the Lean Manufacturing Culture

Lean Training - "Just In Time" in the supply chain

Optimize your flows, reduce your stocks and improve your service rate



  • Understand the flow instruments of the Toyota Production System (TPS).
  • Understand the stakes of JIT in a global logistics chain and the earnings obtained.
  • Reduce your stock and your management costs expanding the pull flow: in your workshops, with your suppliers and in your warehouses.
  • Lead the activity daily by integrating it in your current management processes and launching a permanent reduction program of your stock


Factory Managers, Industrialization Engineers, Directors and Production Technicians, Methods, Quality, Logistics, Lean Manager

Date & Duration

Date :


Duratation :

3 days

Locations & Fees


INSA Rennes

Fee :

€1540 excluding VAT (Breaks, lunches and informational documentation included)



Detailed training program

Day 1

  • Difference between pull flow and push flow
  • Impact of the push flow on the supply chain (simulation)
  • The "Just In Time" System
  • Creation of a “Just In Time” line (simulation)
  • The Mastering of key parameters
  • Restocking at point of use (mizusumashi)

Day 2

  • Management instruments of internal pull flow (heijunka etc.)
  • Supermarket sizing (simulation)
  • Calculation of a Kanban ring (exercise)
  • Global activity application (simulation)

Day 3

  • Visit to a site
  • Restock of the suppliers (milkrun)
  • Apply JIT in your warehouses
  • The steps of program deployment
  • A few practical cases
  • Assimilation Quiz
  • Session closure

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Sessions held in foreign language only in intra.

Reviews by some of our participants

Julie D, Permanent Process Engineer, Européenne d’embouteillage.
« I learned about area functioning for the automated process »

Joël T, Production Director at Merck.
« After having passed directly to activity, this training made it possible for me to possess theory and bases. I valued the activity on the field during the visit to a factory and the return to class for analysis ».

Pascal D, Project Leader at NMC, Belgium.
« Super interesting exercise ».

Séverine S, Quality Manager, Praxair.
« This training helped me gain the knowledge of standard time and cyclical calculations, and to learn about the revelation of the mudas ».