Abidian believes good practices are
based on good common sense. We don't teach fads or a lot of theory
... we teach the creative, yet practical, common-sense application of
proven techniques with the no nonsense goal of quickly improving your
effectiveness and overall bottom line.
Abidian's workshop facilitators have
taught in North America, Europe, Asia, and the Middle East. Our
certified, hands-on professionals have experience teaching public
workshops, in-facility workshops, and university-level
offers a full slate of Lean, Six Sigma, Maintenance,
and Total Productive Maintenance and Manufacturing
(TPM) Workshops to meet
your continuous improvement needs. Industry
specific topics are available in Manufacturing,
Healthcare, Education, Financial, and Retail
Services. Through our affiliation with Section
1124 of the American Society for Quality (ASQ), many
of our workshops can lead to potential ASQ and/or
Abidian professional certification. Click
for details regarding certifications available
through Abidian and the American Society for
workshops are typically offered
through ASQ Section 1124, Florence Darlington
Technical College (FDTC), and the Southeastern Institute for
Manufacturing and Technology (SIMT). Working
close with these three non-profit organizations has
allowed us to offer professional workshops as low as
$100 to $300 per person per day. Our
public Lean and Six Sigma Green/Black Belt
workshops tend to be among the most competitively
anywhere. We also offer an
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Six Sigma Green, Black, and Master
Total Productive Maintenance
Total Productive Manufactuing
A3 Problem Solving
Failure Mode and Effects Analysis
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facilitators are hands-on professionals with personal
experience in successfully applying the topics they teach.
Typically, our workshop
facilitators are Certified Lean Six Sigma Master Black Belts
with decades of in-facility experience.
To date, 97% of the
attendees at Abidian's workshops and kaizen improvement
events have rated the knowledge of their facilitator as
94% of all attendees have
rated the hands-on exercises and practicality of the
illustrations provided as very good or better.
Most importantly, 99% of
our attendees have given their workshop or kaizen event an
overall rating of very good or excellent!
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for practical, hands-on workshops
specific to your industry
Complimentary refreshments and lunch will
be provided with most seminars and workshops. Attendees are
responsible for their own accommodations and any other meals.
Reduced rate hotels will typically be available with each workshop.
Hours will typically be 8:00 AM to 5:00 PM local time. The week and
longer workshops usually run from Monday 8:00 AM to Friday noon.
Please do not make travel arrangements that would require you to leave
before noon on Friday. All attendees will receive a certificate
acknowledging their attendance. Optional
certification exams will be given at the conclusion of the workshop.
Advance registration is required to take an exam. Check
here for additional details about certification.
is limited. Please make your reservations early to ensure
enroll online or complete an
The workshop fee for all attendees is due
and payable in US dollars at the time of registration. An
alternate may be designated at any time at no charge.
Cancellations will incur a $100 handling fee. Due to limited
workshop sizes, we cannot accept cancellations within three weeks of the
workshop. Abidian reserves the right to cancel any workshop.
Fees for the latter will be refunded in full or applied to another
workshop of your choice. We regret Abidian cannot be responsible
non-refundable travel arrangements made. Your
cooperation and understanding are greatly appreciated. Should you have additional questions, please contact
or by telephone at (843) 536-0942.
Onsite, and Group Training
create custom training programs and kaizen improvement events designed to fit the business
needs of your organization. Over
7000 individuals from North America to Europe to Asia to the Middle East have attended our
workshops, presentations, and improvement events.
Onsite, or Group Program Benefits:
For additional information
on Abidian's international, corporate, and/or group training programs,
please contact Abidian by
or by phone
at (843) 536-0942.
Join the Abidian Alumni Team
We recognize we're only as successful as
you are. When you complete our workshops,
kaizens, and/or certification process, you join the Abidian
Alumni Team. This entitles you to complimentary
telephone and e-mail support. We'll also be glad to
perform a complimentary assessment and share possible
improvement suggestions. Finally, we'll work with
other team members to create networking opportunities for
you to benchmark, share workshop/kaizen facilitators, or
attend one of their onsite workshops. All of these
services are typically free to you, our loyal alumni. Should
there ever be a cost, such as travel, we will let you know
upfront. We're committed to your ongoing success and
look forward to welcoming you to the Abidian Alumni Team!
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