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Continuous Improvement Tools & Thinking (online)


Event Date: 26th September 2022

Event Times: 09:30 - 12:30

Venue: MS Teams

Lead Facilitator:

Type: Personal Effectiveness

Provider Details: Learning and Development, learninganddevelopment@napier.ac.uk

Event Description:
Continuous Improvement Tools and Thinking

Delivered on MS Teams

An introduction to Continuous Improvement, its place in the University, and how you can apply it. This short course provides an experiential continuous improvement simulation online, and enables attendees to reflect on how to apply learnings from this to their work.

Who should attend:

Staff interested in finding more about what continuous improvement is in theory and in practice

Main description:

Beginning with a check in to assess participant’s current knowledge and experience, we will cover:

1) What is continuous improvement in practice (Simulation exercise)

2) Identifying and discussing continuous improvement in the workplace (Discussion/Presentation)

3) Applying continuous improvement in practice (Rich pictures exercise)

Participants will:

Complete a simple simulation to illustrate the process of continuous improvement, identify continuous improvement models used in the university and externally, and consider how to relate these to participant’s work.


You will need to use a device (desktop, laptop or mac) where you can use Microsoft office 365 applications running in a web browser (note, this should be relatively easy for all staff members). This will allow you to fully interact in the online space. You will not be able to participate in this event without this prerequisite. Should you require assistance setting this up do contact the facilitator for support prior to the event. s.yorkstone@napier.ac.uk

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