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September 2019

Leader Standard Work

September 19, 9:00 am - 4:00 pm
SCMEP Columbia, 250 Berryhill Road, Suite 512
Columbia,SC29210United States
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$300

Through implementing Lean, we have changed the way our workers are doing things – but we haven’t changed how our managers do things. As a result, we are struggling with sustaining our Lean gains. This class will help you move from working on your Lean production system to working on your Lean management system. We’ll discuss the key components of Leader Standard Work and review examples of each: -Visual tools -Process focus vs results focus -Gemba walks -Kata -LSW Structure When you…

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QMS Lead Auditor Training with emphasis on IATF 16949:2016

September 23, 8:00 am - September 26, 5:00 pm
SCMEP Greenville, 250 Executive Center Drive, Suite 200
Greenville,SC29615United States
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$1,850

Attendees successfully completing the examinations provided in conjunction with this course receive a Certificate of Attainment for these Exemplar Global knowledge competency units: QM – Quality Management Systems including Automotive AU – Auditing Management Systems TL – Leading Management Systems Audit Teams The Certificate of Attainment provides evidence of knowledge competency defined by Exemplar Global for certification as a Quality Management Systems Lead Auditor. A prior review of the IATF 16949:2016 standard and internal audit experience is suggested for this course. This course…

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Front Line Leadership

September 23, 9:00 am - September 24, 4:00 pm
SCMEP Columbia, 250 Berryhill Road, Suite 512
Columbia,SC29210United States
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$600

SCMEP’s Front-Line Leadership program will prepare Front-line leaders to be more transformational. It is a course designed for individuals who are the daily decision makers and require the ability to: Challenge and motivate their team, execute more through great project/time management, communicate effectively and delegate when required, learn to become coaches and mentors in developing employees, and exercise their authority with positive outcomes. Course Content: What does a Successful Leader Look Like? Why Develop Front Line Leaders? What does success…

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Lunch & Learn – Cutting the Red Tape

September 25, 11:30 am - 1:30 pm
SCMEP Greenville, 250 Executive Center Drive, Suite 200
Greenville,SC29615United States
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Free

Cutting The Red Tape: Federal and State Incentives to Recruit and Retain Your Workforce The war to find…and keep…a productive and engaged workforce has never been fiercer, with the lowest unemployment rate in fifty years. If you are like most manufacturing managers, workforce concerns keep you up at night. Hiring and training the right people are crucial to your business and you don’t take that lightly. Amazon recently announced they would be spending $700M to retrain over 100,000 workers in…

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Lunch & Learn – Is Federal Contracting Right For You?

September 25, 11:30 am - 1:30 pm
SCMEP Columbia, 250 Berryhill Road, Suite 512
Columbia,SC29210United States
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Free

Are you interested in pursuing federal contracting, but don't know if it is right for you?  Ask yourself: Is the federal government buying what I'm selling? What is my North American Industry Classification System (NAICS) code? How can I determine who's buying my product? Where do I start? Get the information you need to know about how to do business with the world's biggest customer--the U.S. government. Learn how to register in the System for Award Management (SAM) to be eligible…

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ISO 9001:2015 and ISO 14001:2015 Certified Lead Auditor Training

September 30, 8:00 am - October 3, 5:00 pm
SCMEP Columbia, 250 Berryhill Road, Suite 512
Columbia,SC29210United States
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$2,150

Attendees successfully completing the examinations provided in conjunction with this course receive a Certificate of Attainment for these Exemplar Global knowledge competency units: QM - Quality Management Systems  EM - Environmental Management Systems AU - Auditing Management Systems TL - Team Leader The Certificate of Attainment provides evidence of knowledge competency defined by Exemplar Global for certification as a Quality Management Systems Lead Auditor. A prior review of the ISO 9001:2015 and ISO 14001:2015 standards and internal audit experience is suggested for this course. This course…

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October 2019

PMP Certification Examination Training / Advance Project Management Course

October 7, 8:00 am - November 15, 4:30 pm
SCMEP Greenville, 250 Executive Center Drive, Suite 200
Greenville,SC29615United States
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$1,955
PMP Certification Examination Training Advance Project Management Course

NOTE: Required Online Intro & Prework starts October 7th and must be completed prior to classroom event starting on November 11th. Must register by October 4th. Prework begins: October 7 Classroom training: November 11-15 This is a comprehensive project management course that exceeds the PMI educational prerequisites for taking the CAPM and PMP exam. Prior to attending the five day formal course, approximately twenty-four hours of web-based training must be completed by each candidate. This web-based training provides the foundation for the…

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Core Tools – 3 Day

October 7, 9:00 am - October 9, 4:00 pm
SCMEP Greenville, 250 Executive Center Drive, Suite 200
Greenville,SC29615United States
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$900

APQP (Advanced Product Quality Planning) deliverables are discussed in conjunction with the PPAP (Part Approval Process) requirements. Course content discusses at high level the core tools requirements as later course content deep dives into the Core Tools: FMEA (Failure Mode Effects Analysis), Control Plans, Measurement Systems Analysis (MSA), and the documents required for PPAP. All content is based on the AIAG (Automotive Industry Action Group) standards and meet the TS16949 requirements. P-FMEA Overview Process Failure Mode Effects Analysis (PFMEA) is a structured…

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Lunch & Learn – Basics of Business Continuity

October 8, 11:30 am - 1:30 pm
City of Rock Hill Operations Center, 757 S Anderson Rd
Rock Hill,SC29730United States
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$10

Are your plant and business operations fully prepared for the next disruption or disaster? How does your business continuity plan measure up to current best practices? This session will answer both of these questions by walking participants through the following preparedness elements: Resilience scorecard assessment of your current level of preparedness for various disasters and crises Detailed review of best practices for your business continuity plan Tabletop exercise to test your current plan and preparedness in a mock crisis scenario…

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Lunch & Learn – Is Federal Contracting Right For You?

October 9, 11:30 am - 1:30 pm
Lowcountry Graduate Center, 3800 Paramount Drive
North Charleston,SC29405United States
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Free

Are you interested in pursuing federal contracting, but don't know if it is right for you?  Ask yourself: Is the federal government buying what I'm selling? What is my North American Industry Classification System (NAICS) code? How can I determine who's buying my product? Where do I start? Get the information you need to know about how to do business with the world's biggest customer--the U.S. government. Learn how to register in the System for Award Management (SAM) to be eligible…

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Principles of Lean Manufacturing

October 11, 9:00 am - 4:00 pm
Rock Hill – York County Airport, 550 Airport Road
Rock Hill,SC29732United States
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$300

Principles of Lean Training Lean 101                             SCMEP instructors are certified trainers for the Lean Manufacturing workshop series sponsored by the National Institute of Standards & Technology Manufacturing Extension Partnership (NIST-MEP). Workshop participants gain hands-on experience that validates lean manufacturing principles. Principles of Lean Manufacturing: A Live Simulation (1 Day Workshop) This one-day course is a mix of classroom and live manufacturing simulation that illustrates the power of implementing Lean Manufacturing techniques. Participants begin by manufacturing a product in a traditional manufacturing…

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Lunch & Learn – Is Federal Contracting Right For You?

October 11, 11:30 am - 1:30 pm
SCMEP Greenville, 250 Executive Center Drive, Suite 200
Greenville,SC29615United States
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Free

Are you interested in pursuing federal contracting, but don't know if it is right for you?  Ask yourself: Is the federal government buying what I'm selling? What is my North American Industry Classification System (NAICS) code? How can I determine who's buying my product? Where do I start? Get the information you need to know about how to do business with the world's biggest customer--the U.S. government. Learn how to register in the System for Award Management (SAM) to be eligible…

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AS 9100 Internal Auditor

October 14, 9:00 am - October 16, 4:00 pm
Lowcountry Graduate Center, 3800 Paramount Drive
North Charleston,SC29405United States
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$900

This course is designed to enhance your understanding of process auditing techniques. Using interactive workshops, simulated audits, tutorials, and exercises, you will develop practical audit skills, improve evaluation and communication skills, refine reporting skills, and sharpen your ability to implement corrective action programs. This course is designed to train internal auditors in the principles and practices of the auditing of quality management systems for conformance with recognized national and international standards in the aerospace industry. The course will aim to…

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8D Problem Solving

October 15, 9:00 am - 4:00 pm
SCMEP Columbia, 250 Berryhill Road, Suite 512
Columbia,SC29210United States
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$300
8D Problem Solving

8D is a commonly used abbreviation for the 8 Disciplines – a particular approach to problem solving. It has become a standard problem solving methodology preferred in the automotive supply chain since its initial development by engineers at Ford Motor Company. 8D is a thorough, structured problem solving process that uses a team-based approach. Objectives: -Understand how problem solving fits into a continuous improvement strategic initiative -Understand the importance of systematic problem solving -Learn a process for problem solving (8D…

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Value Stream Mapping

October 16, 9:00 am - 4:00 pm
SCMEP Columbia, 250 Berryhill Road, Suite 512
Columbia,SC29210United States
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$300
Value Stream Mapping

Value Stream Mapping is a lean manufacturing tool used to create a material and information flow map of a product or processes. This tool allows companies to map the flow of products from receipt of raw materials through all manufacturing processes to shipping. The value stream map identifies and quantifies the waste reduction opportunities that exist for a particular product or product family. Benefits of Value Stream Mapping Draw both material and information flows of the current value stream Allow participants to…

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SMED

October 17, 9:00 am - 4:00 pm
SCMEP Greenville, 250 Executive Center Drive, Suite 200
Greenville,SC29615United States
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$300

SMED (also known as Quick Changeover) began as a technique to reduce die press machines setup time. Today this tool is commonly used to reduce all types of machinery changeover time in any industry. The principles taught in this class will teach participants how to properly collect data of the current changeovers, analyze and prioritize opportunities for improvement, implement solutions, and document the improved process. During the course, participants will learn about the main steps to conducting a SMED event,…

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Lean 101 – Introduction to Lean Manufacturing

October 18, 9:00 am - 3:30 pm
SCMEP Columbia, 250 Berryhill Road, Suite 512
Columbia,SC29210United States
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$300

Join us for a one-day workshop that mixes classroom and hands-on activity to teach or refresh knowledge of lean principles. A simple simulation allows participants to experience waste and lean solutions in an assembly process first-hand. This makes for an informative interesting day of training. We begin the day with a process that cannot meet customer demand. Participants learn to ‘see the waste’ and apply lean tools to better utilize resources to create value for the customer. The SCMEP instructor draws…

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Front Line Leadership

October 21, 9:00 am - October 22, 4:00 pm
SCMEP Greenville, 250 Executive Center Drive, Suite 200
Greenville,SC29615United States
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$600

SCMEP’s Front-Line Leadership program will prepare Front-line leaders to be more transformational. It is a course designed for individuals who are the daily decision makers and require the ability to: Challenge and motivate their team, execute more through great project/time management, communicate effectively and delegate when required, learn to become coaches and mentors in developing employees, and exercise their authority with positive outcomes. Course Content: What does a Successful Leader Look Like? Why Develop Front Line Leaders? What does success…

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Maintenance and Reliability Bootcamp

October 23, 8:00 am - October 24, 4:30 pm
The Institute at Patriots Point, 40 Patriots Point Road
Mt Pleasant,SC29464United States
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$1,495

The Maintenance and Reliability Bootcamp or Asset Management Excellence (AMEx) as it is sometimes called, is designed for companies that want to begin to create site level resources that can improve availability, throughput, quality, and fundamentally corporate profit using the tools of maintenance, reliability and asset management. The goal of the two-day course is to provide the individual with awareness of the reliability practices and a desire to gain additional knowledge and ability. The course is a comprehensive overview reinforced…

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AS 9100 Internal Auditor

October 23, 9:00 am - October 25, 4:00 pm
SCMEP Greenville, 250 Executive Center Drive, Suite 200
Greenville,SC29615United States
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$900

This course is designed to enhance your understanding of process auditing techniques. Using interactive workshops, simulated audits, tutorials, and exercises, you will develop practical audit skills, improve evaluation and communication skills, refine reporting skills, and sharpen your ability to implement corrective action programs. This course is designed to train internal auditors in the principles and practices of the auditing of quality management systems for conformance with recognized national and international standards in the aerospace industry. The course will aim to…

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Lunch & Learn – Cutting the Red Tape

October 23, 11:30 am - 1:30 pm
Lowcountry Graduate Center, 3800 Paramount Drive
North Charleston,SC29405United States
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Free

Cutting The Red Tape: Federal and State Incentives to Recruit and Retain Your Workforce The war to find…and keep…a productive and engaged workforce has never been fiercer, with the lowest unemployment rate in fifty years. If you are like most manufacturing managers, workforce concerns keep you up at night. Hiring and training the right people are crucial to your business and you don’t take that lightly. Amazon recently announced they would be spending $700M to retrain over 100,000 workers in…

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Lean Six Sigma Black Belt Course – 10 Day Course

October 24, 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
SCMEP Columbia, 250 Berryhill Road, Suite 512
Columbia,SC29210United States
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$5,000

October 24, 25, November 5, 6, 11, 12, 18, 19, 25, 26 *Please note, a laptop or electronic device with Microsoft Excel is required. Course information will be provided on a flash drive with work to be completed in Minitab and Excel. Do not activate the Minitab free trial prior to the course as this will allow you to use Minitab throughout the training. *Prior Lean Six Sigma Green Belt training is required. Lean Six Sigma (LSS) is a process…

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2019 Kata Experience

October 28, 9:00 am - 4:00 pm
Lowcountry Graduate Center, 3800 Paramount Drive
North Charleston,SC29405United States
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$250

The Challenge: Instilling a Continuous Improvement Culture in your Organization The Answer: Make it a part of Every Day Life through Kata Implementation Have you ever found yourself asking?: How do we keep improvement going? How do we align our organization so that daily improvements move us toward strategic goals? How can we work to scientifically remove obstacles, instead of trying to implement preconceived solutions? The 2019 Kata Experience provides a forum that will deliver answers. So, what exactly is…

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Women in Industry Leadership Workshop

October 28, 9:00 am - 4:00 pm
Lowcountry Graduate Center, 3800 Paramount Drive
North Charleston,SC29405United States
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$250

Although women hold almost 52 percent of all professional-level jobs, American women lag substantially when it comes to their representation in leadership positions: They are only 14.6 percent of executive officers, 8.1 percent of top earners, and 4.6 percent of Fortune 500 CEOs (The Women’s Leadership Gap, 2015 update). SCMEP’s Women in Industry Leadership workshop is a one-day workshop aimed at the professional woman who is interested in growing her leadership skills to the next level. Course Outline: Social Styles…

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Lean Six Sigma Yellow Belt

October 28, 9:00 am - 4:00 pm
Lowcountry Graduate Center, 3800 Paramount Drive
North Charleston,SC29405United States
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$200
Lean Sigma Six Yellow Belt

Get answers to all your questions about Lean Six Sigma, DMAIC, Green Belts, Black Belts, and Kaizen. This course equips you to be a valuable member of a process improvement team with an overview of lean concepts and basic statistics, as well as explanations of the DMAIC steps and purpose. Course Agenda: Introduction and Lean Sigma Yellow Belt Course Overview Lean & Six Sigma History DMAIC Philosophy for both Lean & Lean Sigma Lean Overview & Simulation The Project Charter…

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Front Line Leadership

October 31, 9:00 am - November 1, 4:00 pm
Lowcountry Graduate Center, 3800 Paramount Drive
North Charleston,SC29405United States
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$600

SCMEP’s Front-Line Leadership program will prepare Front-line leaders to be more transformational. It is a course designed for individuals who are the daily decision makers and require the ability to: Challenge and motivate their team, execute more through great project/time management, communicate effectively and delegate when required, learn to become coaches and mentors in developing employees, and exercise their authority with positive outcomes. Course Content: What does a Successful Leader Look Like? Why Develop Front Line Leaders? What does success…

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November 2019

Lunch & Learn – Steps to Sales Success

November 5, 11:30 am - 1:00 pm
Lowcountry Graduate Center, 3800 Paramount Drive
North Charleston,SC29405United States
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Free

During this lunch and learn workshop, participants will learn the six steps to sales success in order to identify buyers' decision styles and find prospects that turn activities into sales. This brief session will also provide an overview to the six steps to sales success, filling your sales funnel, and increasing sales through networking. Instructor Bio: Liz Ashley has extensive experience driving results as a leader in business, education, and professional development. Her career started as one of youngest faculty…

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Lunch & Learn – Cutting the Red Tape

November 6, 11:30 am - 1:30 pm
Rock Hill SCUnited States + Google Map
Free

Cutting The Red Tape: Federal and State Incentives to Recruit and Retain Your Workforce The war to find…and keep…a productive and engaged workforce has never been fiercer, with the lowest unemployment rate in fifty years. If you are like most manufacturing managers, workforce concerns keep you up at night. Hiring and training the right people are crucial to your business and you don’t take that lightly. Amazon recently announced they would be spending $700M to retrain over 100,000 workers in…

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PMP Certification Examination Training / Advance Project Management Course

November 7, 8:00 am - December 20, 4:30 pm
SCMEP Greenville, 250 Executive Center Drive, Suite 200
Greenville,SC29615United States
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$1,955
PMP Certification Examination Training Advance Project Management Course

NOTE: Required Online Intro & Prework starts November 7th and must be completed prior to classroom training starting on December 16th. Must register by November 4th. Prework begins: November 7 Classroom training: December 16-20 This is a comprehensive project management course that exceeds the PMI educational prerequisites for taking the CAPM and PMP exam. Prior to attending the five day formal course, approximately twenty-four hours of web-based training must be completed by each candidate. This web-based training provides the foundation for the intense forty…

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Fundamentals of Inventory Management

November 7, 9:00 am - 4:00 pm
Lowcountry Graduate Center, 3800 Paramount Drive
North Charleston,SC29405United States
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$300

Small to medium size companies are often doing the best they can with managing and reordering materials and products with the information they have. Many times that information is either out of date or the parameters are set using “Rule of Thumb." The results can be harmful to the operation in the form of numerous stock-outs and excess inventory at the same time. This course is meant to help the attendee understand and use a more scientific, yet simple way…

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