Please note: 

If you would like to find out more about this course please contact your local programme lead.


Course Overview: 

Manufacturing Manager Training (MMT) helps leaders to make effective use of the Lean toolbox, blend great leadership with financial acumen, establish sustainability, ensure adherence to processes and policies and create a culture for change and continuous improvement. Over four days of blended learning, i.e. simulations, team-based activities and discussions etc., participants complete a suite of in-depth teaching modules including an audit of current processes, interactive discussions, shop floor activities, role plays and situational coaching. 


Who Should Attend: 

Manufacturing Manager Training is aimed at those with responsibility for creating and leading operational plans and managing and supporting team leaders. At Meggitt, the roles most suitable for this course from the Manufacturing function are Site Production and Manufacturing Leaders. 


Benefits and Learning Objectives: 

The skills gained will enable delegates to become confident in managing teams or departments by deploying the expectations of best practice of Lean tools, understanding the importance of sustainability, encompassing process and policy adherence, whilst underpinning leadership skills that support business strategy to enable you to clarify roles and responsibilities of the teams.


Topics Covered: 

Manufacturing Manager Training will provide delegates with the in-depth skills required to become a Transformational Leader through a blended learning approach, comprising of:

Advanced Lean Tools

  • Maintaining and improving 5S
  • Advanced Visual Management approaches
  • What is Value, Establishing Continuous Flow & Maintaining Flow
  • Lean Assessment – Gap Analysis on current state
  • Basic Supply Chain

What is Leadership?

  • Types of Leadership
  • Managing Performance and Delegation
  • Financial Acumen (Department Budgeting, Operational Costs)
  • Conflict Management

Importance of Sustainability

  • Attributes of Sustainability
  • How to establish effective methods of sustainability
  • Supporting Business Strategy
  • Force Field Analysis

Process and Policy Adherence

Establishing & deployment of:

  • Advanced Daily Management
  • Roles & Responsibilities
  • Perception of Customer (Voice of Customer) and delivering Customer satisfaction
  • Error proofing

What is Recognition?

  • Creating Change culture
  • Managing Improvement
  • Personal Action Planning
  • Coaching

Face to face coaching on selected projects

  • Benefit realisation and lessons learnt
  • Certification
  • Project plan creation and execution

Course booking details: 

Please note this course is only available to employees of Meggitt Aerospace  and we reserve the right to cancel the booking of anybody who does not meet this criteria. 

Date & Time Company Venue Cost Availability Take Action
09/03/2020 - 12/03/2020
08:30 - 17:00
SMMT Industry Forum San Diego, CA, United States £0 Limited Availability Book
20/04/2020 - 23/04/2020
08:30 - 16:30
SMMT Industry Forum Coventry, West Midlands, United Kingdom £0 Spaces Available Book
08/06/2020 - 11/06/2020
08:30 - 17:00
SMMT Industry Forum United States £0 Spaces Available Book
22/06/2020 - 25/06/2020
08:30 - 16:30
SMMT Industry Forum Coventry, West Midlands, United Kingdom £0 Spaces Available Book
17/08/2020 - 20/08/2020
08:30 - 17:00
SMMT Industry Forum United States £0 Spaces Available Book