Alabama Workforce Training Center (AWTC) 3500 6th Ave S
United States
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Toyota Kata Training

Event Start Date: 2/5/2018 8:00 AM

Event End Date: 2/5/2018 4:30 PM

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Cost per place: $395.00
This event can only be signed up for between 11/7/2017 12:00 AM - 1/29/2018 11:59 PM


Utilize the Toyota Kata methodology of Coaching Kata and Improvement Kata to coach for daily continuous improvement (CI)

  • Learn a four-step, iterative PDCA routine for addressing obstacles to achieving short-term conditions aligned with a long-term vision/challenge
  • Get a daily routine- Coaching Kata -  for teaching the Improvement kata thinking pattern
  • Participate in an interactive simulation to understand the integration of Toyota Kata components
  • Sustain your continuous improvement efforts
  • Understand how the Toyota Kata trajectory components (vision/challenge, current condition, target condition, obstacles, PDCAs and coaching) come together


  • Presentation of the Toyota Kata Methodology
  • Participation in the Improvement Kata simulation in order to bring the Kata process material “to life” as team members PDCA their way through the Kata process en route toward a Challenge and Target Conditions.
  • Experiencing a Coaching Kata session that makes clear how the Learner, 1st Coach and 2nd Coach interact so effectively. 
  • Explanation and examples linking Vision, achievable Challenges and short term Target Conditions, in addition to the planning necessary with an Advance Group Overview

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