Less Set-up time with SMED

Program language

This program will be conducted in German.


Who should attend

  • Employees rolling out “Operational Excellence (OPX)” in the organization in their position as multipliers

  • Setup staff & executives


What you learn

  • SMED (Single Minute Exchange of Die) method

  • Approach for analyzing setup processes

  • 8 steps to reduce setup times

  • What are setup standards and how are they created?

  • Continuous alternation between theory, simulation exercises and practical phases in production


How you learn

  • Practical training in 2 modules at a production location to be defined in advance.

  • Between the modules there is a phase lasting several weeks in which what has been learned is put into practice on the job.

  • In the second module experiences from the practical working phase are addressed and the knowledge gained is deepened and expanded.


Your benefits

  • You are able to analyze setup processes and optimize them by applying a structured approach.

  • The potential for reducing setup times is already evident in the first block.

  • On completion of the multi-week working phase, the optimization phase is largely complete and the achieved successes are sustainably secured.


How to register

*Please click "register in we.learn" and mark your interest via the "request a class" button.

Less Set-up time with SMED

  • Duration

    2 + 1 days

  • Date & location

    If you are interested in this course, please contact us or mark your interest via we.learn.*

  • Investment

    1,350 €

  • Participants


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