Participants will learn the terms and formulas connected with the TPM methodology. In addition, they will learn about the six types of waste that reduce equipment effectiveness. Participants will design the data collection methods and forms as they observe a machine. Also covered in this course are the formulas associated with the Operational Equipment Effectiveness calculation and information on how to use TPM as a tool for continuous improvement and employee empowerment.
This class is available to be taught in Spanish.
The Total Productive Maintenance (TPM) Workshop is designed to give participants a working knowledge of the TPM philosophy and experience in designing the data collection methods needed to calculate the Operational Equipment Effectiveness (OEE) metric.
- The workshop is designed for up to 12 people.
- The workshop is 2 full days for a total of 16 hours. This includes approximately 8 hours of classroom instruction and 8 hours of practical exercises on real equipment.
- Participants should have completed a basic training course in Lean Manufacturing principles, including the identification of the 7 basic forms of waste in manufacturing.