Free Online Toyota Production System(TPS) Training Course | Alison

Introduction to Toyota Production System

Learn how the Toyota Production System is used for competitive advantage in organizations with this online TPS course.

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This free online Toyota Production System training certification course discusses the unique Toyota manufacturing system, how the Chinese focused on fast growth and low cost, and how Toyota arranges components designed to achieve objectives according to plan. Start this course on Alison today and learn about the various sources of competitiveness in different organizations and about wastes as a result of overproduction.
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    1.5-3 Hours
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  • Certification

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This free online course discusses the meaning of manufacturing and manufacturing as a value addition system. This course explains the Toyota system approach to manufacturing, the several sources of wealthlth creation, deflation costs, how decreasing cost of input resources and how same level output resources result in additional margin for manufacturers. 

Next, the course goes on to explain the success of Toyota over the years, the Toyota idea and the 4Ps including philosophy, process, people and problems  of the Toyota production system. You will learn about the elimination of waste in the Toyota production system, improvement of quality while still maintaining low cost, value added and non value added activities, and the concept of material management as a very important aspect of competitiveness.

Finally, the course explains the connection between the Toyota way and the tools for people to continually improve their work. The course also teaches about the methods used in analyzing processes used for getting the right results. Start this course today and learn about the Toyota - Lexus story and the application of continuous flow in lean manufacturing of the Toyota production system. 

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Learning Outcomes

Upon successful completion of this course, you will be able to: -

  • Explain the meaning of manufacturing using the Toyota case study
  •  Discuss Toyota manufacturingn process as avalue addition process
  • List the various ways in which wealth is created
  • Discuss agriculture, manufacturing and service as a source of wealth creation
  • Analyze how decreasing cost of input resources and same level of output resources result in additional margin for manufacturers
  • Explain the 4 Ps of the Toyota production system, including philosophy, process, people and problems 
  • Discuss Toyota as one of the most conservative company from any aspect 


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