Course                  Course Description



NPD 413           Manufacturing Your Product

Module 13

Module Content:


Now we’re ready to ROCK and ROLL.   This course is going to teach you what to expect during a mass production prep and start up.  All can be smooth, but don’t count on it.   Problems can occur at the start of and during mass production of a product.  Take this course and be many steps ahead of potential problems.  


Examples of the Module topics:

·         Production startup Check List

·         Product quality Check List

·         Pre-Production meeting with all team members and specialists

·         Line worker and assembly training

·         Turning the production line switch ‘ON’ and being there

·         Looking closely for a quality problem or defect

·         Looking closely for an assembly process which could cause a problem or defect

·         Observing to locate an assembly bottleneck or inefficiency on the assembly line or

supply chain.

·         Observing of final packaging and handling of your product

·         Observing of transporting of and storage of your assembled product

·         End of first shift production review and action items

·         Second shift production start up and review

·         Third shift production start up and review


What you’ll gain from this Module:

At the conclusion of this course, students will have the skills, knowledge and confidence to work side by

      side with the manufacturing team (offering input and direction) to assure a successful production



Module Length: 1 hour + 

Instructor: Loren Ouellette

Course Cost: $75.00