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January 2020

Lunch & Learn – Ten Steps Required to Effectively Manage Projects

January 28, 11:30 am - 1:30 pm
SCMEP Columbia, 250 Berryhill Road, Suite 512
Columbia,SC29210United States
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$10

Successful project management is vital to our organizations today and directly affects the bottom-line profit. Eighty-five percent (85%) of all projects are not successful, they are either delivered late, over budget, or the deliverable does not fully meet the intended scope. The purpose of this lunch & learn is to discuss the importance of project management in today’s competitive market and to provide foundational tools that will enable participants to more effectively manage their projects. The take-away from this session…

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Lunch & Learn – Ten Steps Required to Effectively Manage Projects

January 30, 11:30 am - 1:30 pm
SCMEP Greenville, 250 Executive Center Drive, Suite 200
Greenville,SC29615United States
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$10

Successful project management is vital to our organizations today and directly affects the bottom-line profit. Eighty-five percent (85%) of all projects are not successful, they are either delivered late, over budget, or the deliverable does not fully meet the intended scope. The purpose of this lunch & learn is to discuss the importance of project management in today’s competitive market and to provide foundational tools that will enable participants to more effectively manage their projects. The take-away from this session…

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February 2020

Core Tools – 3 Day

February 3, 9:00 am - February 5, 4:00 pm
SCMEP Columbia, 250 Berryhill Road, Suite 512
Columbia,SC29210United 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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A3 Problem Solving

February 4, 9:00 am - 4:00 pm
SCMEP Columbia, 250 Berryhill Road, Suite 512
Columbia,SC29210United States
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$300
A3 Problem Solving

A3 derives its name from the paper size (11×17) that is used to create the A3 storyboard. Developed by Toyota, A3s are used for problem solving, project reports, and proposing policy changes, each complete with a storyline detailing the analysis and thought process behind it. In this class, we will focus specifically on the A3 problem solving, which is ideally suited for capturing all steps in the problem solving process and making the process and results easy to communicate to…

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Effective Leadership Development – 11 Bi-Weekly Tuesdays

February 4, 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Lowcountry Graduate Center, 3800 Paramount Drive
North Charleston,SC29405United States
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$2,730

11 Bi-Weekly Tuesdays (2/4, 2/18, 3/3, 3/17, 3/31, 4/14, 4/28, 5/12, 5/26, 6/9, 6/23) Managers and supervisors often lack the leadership and supervisory skills necessary to successfully fulfill their positions. They want to perform well, but are not always given the tools they need to motivate people to a higher level of productivity; get more done through time management; delegate and give direction; exercise authority effectively; handle and prevent problems with people and develop the potential of their team. LMI’s Effective…

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Lunch & Learn – Lean Leadership: Strategy Development & Execution using Hoshin Kanri

February 5, 11:30 am - 1:30 pm
SCMEP Greenville, 250 Executive Center Drive, Suite 200
Greenville,SC29615United States
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$10

- Are you looking to win customers with your value add and grow? - Do you feel your teams could execute better? - Do you feel your leadership team is not on the same page or aligned with the same strategies and priorities? - Is your company taking on too many strategic initiatives and projects at the same time and not getting them done on time? - Do the company’s leaders not share and act on the same priorities with…

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VDA 6.3 – 3ª edition 2016 | Internal Process Auditor Qualification

February 10, 8:00 am - February 13, 5:00 pm
SCMEP Columbia, 250 Berryhill Road, Suite 512
Columbia,SC29210United States
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$1,995

Objective Utilizing the process approach and the respective customer specific requirements, this training delivers the basis to qualify VDA 6.3 process auditors. The delivery of the basis of process auditing includes the general requirements, methods, principles, evaluation schemes, and risk analysis rational.  Furthermore, the VDA 6.3 questionnaire is explained according to the elements attributed to the process so that, through the process audit, the trained auditor can identify the respective and potential risks throughout the supply chain. Public Personnel designated…

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Basic Project Management

February 10, 8:00 am - February 13, 4:30 pm
SCMEP Greenville, 250 Executive Center Drive, Suite 200
Greenville,SC29615United States
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$1,350

The Basic Project Management Course covers the entire 10x5x49 project management structure as defined by PMI.  It includes 30 hours of project management training. Students will gain: - Fundamental knowledge of the project management framework provided by PMI - Working knowledge of how to calculate earned value, determine schedule position, calculate schedule and cost forecast, and other import indexes used for managing projects - Working knowledge of how to complete network diagrams - Example forms to use in developing your…

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Effective Leadership Development – 11 Bi-Weekly Mondays

February 10, 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
SCMEP Greenville, 250 Executive Center Drive, Suite 200
Greenville,SC29615United States
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$2,730

11 Bi-Weekly Mondays (2/10, 2/24, 3/9, 3/23, 4/6, 4/20, 5/4, 5/18, 6/1, 6/15, 6/29) Managers and supervisors often lack the leadership and supervisory skills necessary to successfully fulfill their positions. They want to perform well, but are not always given the tools they need to motivate people to a higher level of productivity; get more done through time management; delegate and give direction; exercise authority effectively; handle and prevent problems with people and develop the potential of their team. LMI’s Effective…

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Total Productive Maintenance (TPM)

February 18, 9:00 am - 4:00 pm
SCMEP Greenville, 250 Executive Center Drive, Suite 200
Greenville,SC29615United States
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$300
Total Productive Maintenance

TPM (Total Productive Maintenance) focuses on getting managers, maintenance, and equipment operators working together to prevent equipment problems and prolong the life of equipment. The following will be discussed: Define relationship between TPM and lean What is TPM? TPM Goals Explore required philosophy/ culture change Getting Started with TPM Charters & Teams 5S as a foundation Current Condition Analysis Learn and apply the 8 pillars of TPM Planned Maintenance Autonomous Maintenance Early Equipment Management Focused Improvement OEE (Overall Equipment Effectiveness)…

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ISO 45001 Occupational Health and Safety Internal Auditor Training

February 24, 8:00 am - February 25, 5:00 pm
SCMEP Columbia, 250 Berryhill Road, Suite 512
Columbia,SC29210United States
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$600

Day 1: ISO 45001 Standard Introduction to ISO 45001:2018 Terms and Definitions Review of the ISO 45001 standard Day 2: Internal Audit Skills Auditing Principles and Practices Terms and definitions Audit Preparation and Execution Techniques

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PMP Certification Examination Training / Advance Project Management Course

February 24, 8:00 am - March 27, 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 February 24 and must be completed prior to classroom training starting on March 23. Must register by February 21. Prework begins: February 24 Classroom training: March 23-27 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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Effective Personal Productivity for Non-Managers – 8 Week Course, Bi-weekly

February 24, 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
SCMEP Greenville, 250 Executive Center Drive, Suite 200
Greenville,SC29615United States
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$1,845

8 Bi-weekly Mondays (2/24, 3/9, 3/23, 4/6, 4/20, 5/4, 5/18, Graduation TBD) Are you looking for a better work/life balance? Do you have more work tasks than can be easily managed? Do meetings, emails, and interruptions make it difficult to plan and execute your higher payoff work? In a world with hundreds of task management options, how do you find the “one” that works for you instead of overwhelming you with work? Productivity is crucial to success and a basic part of…

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Effective Personal Productivity for Managers – 10 Week Course, Bi-weekly

February 24, 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
SCMEP Greenville, 250 Executive Center Drive, Suite 200
Greenville,SC29615United States
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$2,245

10 Bi-weekly Mondays (2/24, 3/9, 3/23, 4/6, 4/20, 5/4, 5/18, 6/1, 6/15, 6/29) Effective leadership can make the difference between succeeding and failing in today’s global marketplace. This 10-session program helps leaders spend more time on activities critical to the success of their organization. The substance of effective leadership is a combination of self-management, prioritization and team management. Effective leadership starts with the foundation of being able to manage yourself, your time and your priorities. LMI’s Effective Personal Productivity will help…

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AS 9100 Internal Auditor

February 26, 9:00 am - February 28, 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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Front Line Leadership

February 27, 9:00 am - February 28, 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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March 2020

PMP Certification Examination Training / Advance Project Management Course

March 2, 8:00 am - April 10, 4:30 pm
Wingate by Wyndham, 760 Galleria Blvd
Rock Hill,SC29730United States
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$1,955
PMP Certification Examination Training Advance Project Management Course

NOTE: Required Online Intro & Prework starts March 2nd and must be completed prior to classroom event starting on April 6th. Must register by February 28th. Prework begins: March 2 Classroom training: April 6-10 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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QMS Lead Auditor Training with emphasis on IATF 16949:2016

March 2, 8:00 am - March 5, 5:00 pm
SCMEP Columbia, 250 Berryhill Road, Suite 512
Columbia,SC29210United 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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Lunch & Learn – Lean As A Growth Strategy

March 4, 11:30 am - 1:30 pm
SCMEP Greenville, 250 Executive Center Drive, Suite 200
Greenville,SC29615United States
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$10

Join former Wiremold Company executive, Ed Miller, for this highly informative lunch and learn focused on the why and how a lean transformation can be a key corporate growth strategy that offers a company significant and unfair competitive advantages. This lunch and learn will provide business leaders with a strategic overview of basic considerations, behaviors, and tools in executing a lean transformation to grow top and bottom lines. Using examples from The Wiremold Company (Wiremold is the Shingo prize-winning company featured in the books,…

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Front Line Leadership

March 5, 9:00 am - March 6, 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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Management Systems Lead Auditor Training – ISO 14001:2015 & ISO 45001:2018

March 9, 8:00 am - March 12, 5:30 pm
SCMEP Greenville, 250 Executive Center Drive, Suite 200
Greenville,SC29615United 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: EM – Environmental Management Systems AU – Auditing Management Systems TL – Leading Management Systems Audit Teams OH – Occupational Health and Safety Management Systems The Certificate of Attainment provides evidence of knowledge competency defined by Exemplar Global for certification as a Environmental Management Systems Lead Auditor. A prior review of the ISO 14001:2015 and ISO 45001:2018 standards and internal audit experience is…

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Learn How to Increase Your Emotional Intelligence to Increase Your Leadership Influence

March 9, 9:00 am - 4:30 pm
Lowcountry Graduate Center, 3800 Paramount Drive
North Charleston,SC29405United States
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$300

Emotional Intelligence is the new buzz word, but do you really know how emotionally mature you are? In this session, we will help you discover your Emotional IQ and take steps to find out where and how you can improve.  The great news is your EQ works like a muscle which means your growth as a leader has instant potential to get better. By having emotional self-awareness, you can guarantee both your professional and personal relationships will improve by giving…

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8D Problem Solving

March 9, 9:00 am - 4:00 pm
SCMEP Greenville, 250 Executive Center Drive, Suite 200
Greenville,SC29615United 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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Introduction to 5S with Simulation

March 10, 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
SCMEP Greenville, 250 Executive Center Drive, Suite 200
Greenville,SC29615United States
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$300

The 5s seminar is a one-day, 7-hour, hands-on training that offers the participant the opportunity to experience how the 5s system reduces waste in areas of a simulated production facility. Participants learn the concepts of the 5s system and then apply them to transform a cluttered, disorganized production area into a clean, organized, and orderly workplace. This workshop is specially designed for groups of 4 to 8 people. The Lean Tool of 5s is a system of tools designed to improve…

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PMP Certification Examination Training / Advance Project Management Course

March 16, 8:00 am - April 24, 4:30 pm
SCMEP Columbia, 250 Berryhill Road, Suite 512
Columbia,SC29210United States
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$1,955
PMP Certification Examination Training Advance Project Management Course

NOTE: Required Online Intro & Prework starts March 16 and must be completed prior to classroom training starting on April 20. Must register by March 13. Prework begins: March 16 Classroom training: April 20-24 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…

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Lean Six Sigma Green Belt Course – 10 Day Course

March 16, 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Lowcountry Graduate Center, 3800 Paramount Drive
North Charleston,SC29405United States
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$3,000
Lean Sigma Six Green Belt Course

March 16-17, 30-31, April 6-7, 13-14, 20-21 *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. Lean Six Sigma (LSS) is a process improvement method that focuses on reducing errors and increasing customer satisfaction in a Lean environment.…

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Lean Six Sigma Yellow Belt

March 17, 9:00 am - 4:00 pm
SCMEP Columbia, 250 Berryhill Road, Suite 512
Columbia,SC29210United States
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$300
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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Basic Project Management

March 23, 8:00 am - March 26, 4:30 pm
SCMEP Greenville, 250 Executive Center Drive, Suite 200
Greenville,SC29615United States
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$1,350

The Basic Project Management Course covers the entire 10x5x49 project management structure as defined by PMI.  It includes 30 hours of project management training. Students will gain: - Fundamental knowledge of the project management framework provided by PMI - Working knowledge of how to calculate earned value, determine schedule position, calculate schedule and cost forecast, and other import indexes used for managing projects - Working knowledge of how to complete network diagrams - Example forms to use in developing your…

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AS 9100 Internal Auditor

March 23, 9:00 am - March 25, 5:00 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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PMP Certification Examination Training / Advance Project Management Course

March 30, 8:00 am - May 8, 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 March 30 and must be completed prior to classroom training starting on May 4. Must register by March 27. Prework begins: March 30 Classroom training: May 4-8 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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