The Competitive Systems and Practices program has been designed to assist Australian organisations become more globally competitive through innovative training and sustainable business outcomes.
The objective of the Competitive Systems and Practices Certificate IV course is to develop student skills to a level where they can apply the individual tools and techniques to their own work, to assist others to apply the tools and techniques to their work and where required to manage the implementation of Competitive Systems and Practices.
This qualification, which provides a mixture of introductory and more advanced skills in Lean Six Sigma, is nationally accredited under the Australian Skills Quality Authority. Efficiency Works will tailor the training content to client and student requirements.
The competency-based training is structured around Lean Six Sigma concepts, coupled with coaching aimed at creating maximum ownership and engagement. Students’ assessments are based on workplace improvement projects that are practical and action oriented.
The program comprises a combination of units aimed at facilitating behavioural change through the application of specific business improvement techniques, tailored to suit the organisation’s business needs. The candidate assessments are mapped back to the training package and the resultant qualification for successful candidates is a Certificate IV of Competitive Systems and Practices MSS40316.
The course comprises 12 units of study that are selected from 20 available units thus allowing organisations to tailor course content to meet their specific needs. A recommend package of units is below developed from years of experience in Australian workplaces.
Using the knowledge and skills developed throughout the training workshops, students form into groups to identify and prepare for a series of subsequent workplace projects that will be undertaken for each topic. The direct and immediate application into workplace projects reinforces the learning and is immediately converted into productivity gains and service improvements.
This training program delivers the following outcomes for participants and the organisation:
The Certificate IV of Competitive Systems and Practices course is designed to provide students with the skills and a working knowledge of Lean Six Sigma.
The primary application of this qualification is where an individual has responsibility for implementing Lean Six Sigma in a work area or in the work of a team. The course is suitable for:
Key areas covered in Certificate IV Competitive Systems and Practices include:
The course content has been designed with a focus on ensuring strategy and improvements are developed using real data from the relevant processes. In this way, the application of Visual Management systems and the use of data becomes a central theme to the training, with the emphasis on ensuring continuous improvement is deployed throughout the organisation and driven from the regular review of process metrics and real time data.
For further information, or to enrol and commence: