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Lean Construction Education Program 2nd Ed (Hybrid)

AGC Georgia is pleased to partner with AGC of America to offer a Lean Education Program live at the AGC Georgia Training Center starting March 4, 2024. Members from across the nation are afforded the opportunity to participate with this course that offers both in-seat and virtual attendance options. Regardless of your participation choice (in-seat or virtual), all AGC Georgia members are eligible to use this promo code EDGE24LEAP through February 29 to receive 15% off registration. 
To receive the discount, you must follow the below link to the AGC of America registration. 

Course Dates: Monday - Friday, March 4 - 8, 2024   |    9:00 am - 5:00 pm

  • Member Registration: $2645 (if using above mentioned EDGE24LEAP promo code this price changes to $2248.25)
  • Non-Member registration: $3425
  • Registration includes the cost of the eTextbook.

Click Here to use the AGC of America portal to register 
When registering please indicate AGC Georgia in response to the question “Who referred you to this program?”

About the Course: Lean Construction is driven to minimize costs and maximize value on each project completed, challenging all stakeholders to develop and apply better ways to manage the overall construction process. 

The updated AGC Edge Lean Construction Education Program engages students with numerous activities and group discussions designed to apply Lean Construction principles and practices. Key course activities include the Parade of Trades exercise where participants will learn the effects of varying and unreliable workflow versus smooth and reliable workflow. Students will also learn and practice the Last Planner® System in a simulation that teaches students to engage in a way that produces predictable workflow and rapid learning.

After participants complete all five units in the program, they become eligible to sit for an exam to earn the Certificate of Management – Lean Construction (CM-Lean).

Who Should Take This Course? Construction operations staff from general contractors, specialty contractors, construction managers and trade partners at all levels from chief operating officer to project engineer and foreman.

Schedule of Classes

  • Unit 1 – Introduction to Lean Construction
  • Unit 2 – Process and Production Basics
  • Unit 3 – Project Production Systems
  • Unit 4 – Lean Thinking in Field Production, Last Planner® System 
  • Unit 5 – Lean Thinking Outside of Field Production

Click here for a breakdown of each day's Learning Objectives

For those who are participating virtually, you must be comfortable using Zoom. You'll receive a link to connect to the live video for the course. All virtual participants are required to allow their webcam to be on during the live instruction. You must also have a working microphone so you can participate in group discussions. 

Cancellation Policy: A full refund will be given to cancellations made 14 calendar days before the first day of the course. After such time, no refunds will be given. Substitutions are encouraged and must be submitted via email to AGC of America's events staff. Please email Rockkie Dutton at rockkie.dunton[@] with your request for a cancellation or substitution.

AGC of America, the host of this course, reserves the right to cancel this program up to 10 days before the start date if a minimum number of attendees is not met.

Questions? While this program is being coordinated by AGC of America, members of AGC Georgia are welcome to connect with Cindy Parham, Education Specialist with AGC Georgia, at or 678-298-4112 for questions and assistance.

3/4/2024 9:00 AM - 3/8/2024 5:00 PM
AGC Georgia Training Center 1940 The Exchange Southeast Atlanta, GA 30339