Industry Forum

Manufacturing Training Courses

Our manufacturing training courses are delivered at our modern Learning Centre on Birmingham Business Park with easy access to major road, rail and air networks. Our naturally lit, air-conditioned training rooms enable you to concentrate on your learning in the best possible environment with excellent facilities, refreshments and plenty of workspace. If required we will be happy to recommend a selection of hotels in close proximity offering high levels of accommodation to suit your budget.

Depending on your specific needs and location, we can deliver on-site manufacturing training courses at your own premises, saving you both time and travelling costs. You can choose different delivery methods, from one-to-one coaching or small group teaching, dependent on your requirements allowing you to tailor the training to the specific needs of your team.

Don’t forget, SMMT members get a discount on all training. If you would like to know more about the benefits of SMMT membership click here.

Competitive Strategy and Management Systems

If you’re looking for mandated IATF, VDA QMC or customer specific requirements training, Industry Forum can provide all your management systems training, both open and in-house, depending on your needs. Not only that, but we offer a number of strategy courses to help you make sure you’re on top of your game.

New Product Introduction and Life Cycle Management

When you launch the manufacture of a new product do you achieve volume production that is right first time every time, on time in full, at the right cost? Industry forum can help you achieve your goals and improve New Product Introduction and Life Cycle Management.

Manufacturing Operations

Total Productive Maintenance (TPM), Lean, Six Sigma, Problem solving and more, Industry Forum can provide you with a range of training courses to support initiatives from large manufacturing improvement programmes across a multi-site organisation to single projects in an individual plant.

Supply Chain

Industry Forum has a proven record of helping manufacturers of all sizes achieve their operational goals and improving their supply chain management, and are a perfect partner to help you map out your route to supply chain excellence.

Competitive Strategy & Management Systems Training Courses


Why delegates recommend us

Our trainers are expert practitioners with hands-on industrial experience and highly developed communication skills. They have a wealth of technical expertise and often provide on-site advice and coaching. During every manufacturing training courses we will encourage collaboration and sharing of practical experiences, ensuring learning can be put into context and empowering delegates to apply their new skills successfully in their workplace as well as making sustainable improvements.

  • High level of trainer experience and competence
  • Practical group exercises
  • Working as a team in role play
  • Proven track record of training
  • Case studies that put theory into real life situations
  • Comprehensive course content

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