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Calendar of Events:

  •  Nov 21, 2019 – Dinner Meeting, Case Study: Implementing Job Instruction Training, Speaker: David Hlavacek

  • Dec 12, 2019 - Dinner Meeting - Annual General Meeting


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Next Event:

ASQ Dinner Meeting

Topic: Case Study: Implementing Job Instruction Training

Speaker: David Hlavacek

When: Thursday, Nov 21, 2019 from 6:00 PM to 9:00 PM.  Registration opens at 5:30 PM, Dinner at 6:00pm.

Venue: Woodvale Community Facility & Golf Clubhouse

              4540 50 St NW, Edmonton, AB T6L 6B6

Cost:   Only $25 for Members, $35 for Non-Members

 Register Today at

https://store.asqedmonton.org/

 Who should attend!

•           Quality Leaders

•           Managers, Supervisors

•           Anyone interested in Reliability Engineering

 Synopsis:

A year ago, Don Dinero, author and TWI Master Trainer, came to Edmonton and gave us the Job Instruction Training Seminar.  In this talk I will share what we learned trying to implement TWI Job Instruction Training and Program Development in our service group over the last year.
Training within Industry (TWI) was developed during World War II.  It was proven effective in thousands of industries and on millions of people.  After the war it was exported to Japan and is credited as one of the foundations of TPS and Lean.  TWI has many interesting concepts such:
-  “Learn by doing”,
-  “If the worker hasn’t learned, the instructor hasn’t taught”
-  Top Management support
-  The importance of coaching
-  Focus on the needs of the Supervisor
-  4 Step Scientific Method
-  Focus on production
For more information you can search the web.
 Don Dinero’s website is:
http://www.twilearningpartnership.com/

All the original manuals can be downloaded for free from Google books:
Training Within Industry Materials (all the bulletins and JI, JM, JR and PD)
Training Within Industry Report, 1940-1945 (Report on the learnings)

Speaker’s Biography:

Dave works as a manager of Control System Field Service at Spartan Controls in Edmonton.  He has 25 years’ experience in Control System sales and service across Western Canada.
Dave is passionate about service quality and how to improve it. He enjoys talking to and learning from people who understand quality.  Dave recently achieved CQE certification.

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