Champion improvement initiatives in your laboratory by learning how to identify performance improvement opportunities.



The complex laboratory system
The case for change
Removing uncertainty to achieve real potential
Structuring your lab for innovation

Course overview

The Power of Process Champion course will equip you with an in-depth understanding of laboratory process and how it relates to laboratory performance.

The 8 Principles of Laboratory Performance are used as the framework of understanding for this course. The Power of Process Champion course also provides a very strong technical foundation in detailed laboratory process mapping and introduces the concept of performance simulation. An in-depth account of the key performance metrics allows you not only to understand performance, but also to measure and identify additional areas for improvement.

What you'll learn from this course

  • Understand the relationship between laboratory process and your role in the laboratory's performance
  • Use process maps as a tool in the laboratory to empower professionals involved with performance improvement
  • Create transparency and visibility across the laboratory by modelling your processes
  • Develop the soft skills required to convert change management initiatives into performance improvement

1. The performance innovation cycle

Understanding your laboratory
Area selection
Data collection
Process mapping
Validation and verification of models
KPIs and KPI reports
Performance improvement and re-engineering
Change impact assessments
Implementation and measurement

2. Laboratory process mapping

Creating a model structure for your laboratory
Using international standards
Introduction to leading flowcharting software

3. Modelling and simulation

An introduction to:
Physical simulation models
Mathematical simulation models
Process simulation models
Live simulation
Constructive simulation
Virtual simulation

4. Using soft skills to make an impact and manage change

Presentation skills and writing with impact
Networking, influence and persuasion
Achieving your goals and responding to change


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