SMED (Single Minute Exchange of Dies)

The SMED (Single Minute Exchange of Diet)  course focuses on the minimization of time rust and the efficiency of machine setup in production. It is intended for production and maintenance managers, foremen, leaders of work teams and specialists.

  • Under the guidance of an experienced lecturer, participants apply the content mainly using  exercises and examples from practice.
  • Top lecturers  with experience and experts in their field.
  • High level of satisfaction  of course participants

The standard form of course implementation is face-to-face. In the event of an unfavorable epidemiological situation, the course will be conducted online. The working methods used in the distance training programs are chosen to ensure interactivity, adaptation of the content to the needs of the participants and practical transfer into practice.

  • To become familiar with SMED procedures and their applicability in practice in an efficient way. 
  • Use practical examples to practice SMED tools and their application at your own workplace. 
  • Plan the procedures for using SMED in the organization and measure its results. 

SMED benefits

  • Effects of equipment, operator and environment on productivity.  
  • Principles of LEAN manufacturing and SMED. Waste and its elimination  
  • Motivational examples of introducing SMED in production. 


Procedure for SMED

  • Presentation of the steps of the SMED methodology. 
  • Waste in processes and causes of time loss. 
  • Description and analysis of sorting activities. 
  • Breakdown of activities and identification of non-value adding activities. 
  • Creation of an action plan for improvement 


Practical application of SMED in your own organization

  • Team application on the selected device. 
  • Determination of procedure and action plan. 
  • Determining the objectives and evaluating the effectiveness of the measures and the benefits of the SMED application.   

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