Introduction to Lean Construction and the Last Planner System

Duration: 1 Day  – classroom based 

Course Description:

“The Last Planner® System is “a production planning system designed to produce predictable work flow and rapid learning in programming, design, construction and commissioning of projects” Lean Construction US. It is a collaborative based approach, where each contractor is involved in developing the plan and is accountable to the plan.  It involves identifying, in advance, what can prevent work flowing and then mitigating the constraints before they occur, results in improved time on delivery, safety and quality.

Course Objective:

Participants completing this training will leave a basic understanding of Lean concepts and how they can be applied to a FLOW of activities, Design activities, construction activities, test and commissioning activities or any other type work activities through the use of the Last Planner System.
Participants will learn about and practice using the Last Planner System and the key behaviors that are required to make it successful.
20% Mechanics of System
80% The Lean Behaviours.

The training consists of a combination of lecture, lean construction simulations & practical exercises to demonstrate the benefits of the Last Planner System over traditional project
planning & execution of works.

Book your place today:  Daria Choromanska [email protected] –  [email protected] or Phone: 086 014 4853

Eligibility: CitA Skillnet Training Network is open to Private Companies and Sole Traders in the Construction Sector and registered in the Republic of Ireland.

For training dates and details please see our Course Schedule



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