Gain sustainable manufacturing benefits in just four days!

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  • Location: The Events Centre at Maroochy, Maroochydore 4558 Queensland
Michael Morrow, Geoff Wakeley

The most profitable organisations are able to successfully identify and eliminate their key areas of waste; now you can too.

ProVantage is a four day manufacturing excellence program that provides the tools you need to help you improve your manufacturing efficiency.

ProVantage will show you how to turn your manufacturing processes into a competitive advantage by consistently delivering quality, cost, flexibility and lead time benefits to customers.

Suitable for people in the management and operations of any industry this renowned course will help you:
• Reduce operating expenses and inventories
• Improve quality and reduce scrap/rework
• Reduce lead times and gain greater supply chain responsiveness
• Improve participation, communication and collaboration across the supply chain
• Win customers through your competitive advantage on cost, quality, lead time and flexibility

Presented by a team of experts from the leading industry development organisation QMI Solutions the course includes presentations, interactive discussions and over 30 practical exercises to maximise learning.

Discover the key success factors for manufacturing in today's global economy and determine your priorities for a results focused improvement plan today!

Michael Morrow - Senior Consultant, Productivity
Spanning 14 years, Michael has worked as an Industrial Engineer in the lighting, bedding and door hardware industries in Brisbane, Australia. During his career, Michael has specialised in layout design, Standard Work, work measurement and process improvements through method studies. Michael is a certified MTM-2 (Methods-Time Measurement) System Applicator, and has used this in the application of One Piece Flow, Line Balancing, engineered standard times, standard cost calculations, and non-standard cost estimation. Michael has implemented Kanban systems and is experienced in the implementation of work instructions, as part of the Standard Work philosophy.

Geoff Wakeley – Senior Consultant, Productivity

Geoff Wakeley has over 30 years' experience across a range of light to heavy engineering organisations within the manufacturing industry. He has assisted many Australian companies to implement concurrent engineering solutions, promote Design for Manufacturing and Assembly (DFMA) and has been intrinsic in the introduction and uptake of the breakthrough technology of Additive Manufacturing into Australia. With a Fitting & Machining trade background plus a Mechanical Engineering diploma, Geoff has a passion for helping businesses identify and build competitive advantages through manufacturing excellence and applied best practice.

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The best operations manager course for excellence this year
Events Centre @ Maroochy RSL, Level 1, Maroochy RSL, Memorial Avenue, Maroochydore
Part 1: 24-25 July 2014
Part 2: 14-15 August 2014
8am - 5pm
Price: $2,200 Per Person

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For more information please contact Michael Morrow on 07 3364 0745 or email

QMI Solutions :
33 McKechnie Drive, Eight Mile Plains, QLD 4113 , Brisbane
07 3364 0614
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