Management Tools: Problem Solving

Provided by: ToolingU

This class covers lean tools that managers can use for problem solving and root cause analysis.

Course Objectives:

  • Describe continuous improvement
  • Describe flow charts
  • List the main types of flow charts
  • Describe spaghetti diagrams
  • Describe process maps
  • Describe value stream maps
  • Describe current state value stream maps
  • Describe future state value stream maps
  • Describe takt time analysis
  • Describe histograms
  • Describe Pareto charts
  • Describe check sheets
  • Describe root cause analysis
  • Describe the Five Whys
  • Describe cause and effect diagrams
  • Describe failure mode and effects analysis
  • Describe control charts
  • Describe scatter diagrams.

Recommended Background

  • Recommended for manufacturing personnel at all levels

Course ID


Skill Focus

Smart People



Employee Type

New Applicants,1st level Supervisors, Operations teams, Leadership, Change leaders

Method of Delivery


Estimated Effort

2 hrs



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