Implementing Lean Construction

Are you interested in meeting or beating deadlines and reducing costs without sacrificing quality? Do you want to satisfy your customers and your shareholders? Keep pace with the competitive marketplace and learn all about how Lean Construction can help your company decrease waste, and become more effective and more efficient.

This practical full-day session is designed for all members of a construction team, from executives and project managers to lead hands. Discover Lean Construction’s evolution and learn how to apply Lean principles throughout the life of a project with a particular focus on the Last Planner® System – a production planning system designed to improve project work-flow & reduce waste, and continuous improvement. Hands-on simulations will allow you to experience Lean Construction tools and you will leave with the ability to start transforming your projects immediately.


This session is ideal for… All members of a construction project team, from Executives to Field Supervisors.



1 Gold Seal Credit



Facilitator: Jim JohnstonJim Johnston Picture

Jim Johnston, P. Eng. is an Industrial Engineer, a member of the Lean Construction Institute and an Accredited Lean in Construction Trainer (one of only two in Canada!) with the Associated General Contractors of America. Jim is a construction, operations and quality specialist with over 20 years experience focusing on business process analysis & improvement, Lean thinking & implementation, strategic planning and business development. He has worked extensively as a Management Consultant & Trainer leading organizations through lean transformations, quality system implementation / auditing and process optimization projects. He has facilitated the implementation of Lean Construction on many projects and is currently involved in the continued development of the Lean Construction Institute – Canada.

  • March 14, 2019
    8:30 am - 4:00 pm
Price Qty
Attendees (WCA Member)show details + $375.00 (CAD)*  
Attendees (Non-Member)show details + $450.00 (CAD)*  

* price includes taxes

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Venue:   Winnipeg Construction Association - Burnell Room

1447 Waverley St., Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada, R3T 0P7