Value Stream Mapping (VSM)


Format On-campus
Cost $695
Duration 2 days
Availability Summer, on-demand
Prerequisites None
CEU's or PDH's 1.3 CEU's

Process mapping is a powerful tool to help businesses understand, manage, and improve the effectiveness and efficiency of their operations. This 2-day workshop will focus on Value Stream Maps for different types of value streams (eg. call center, software development, supply chain, medical office). Bring your value chain candidates to the workshop and get a head start on building maps that will facilitate process change, improve bottom-line savings and customer satisfaction.

Course Topics 

  • Understand the importance of Value Stream Mapping
  • Clarify the common terms and elements used in the Value Stream Map
  • Discuss how Value Stream Maps relate to the DMAIC problem-solving methodology
  • Isolate current state waste losses
  • Consider the use of a Kaizen to make change
  • Design for the future state
  • Visualize the transformation Plan
  • Prepare for change

Who Should Attend

Managers, quality leaders and individual contributors who want to significantly improve the identification of value and waste. Learn how to make process changes that benefit your customer and your bottom line, regardless of your organization type. 


Contact us at or 585-475-6990 for future dates.

Pricing and Registration

Individual Registration: $695

Discounts (only one discount per person):

  • Members of MedTech or GRQC: $626 (10%)
  • RIT Alumni, Employees, and Immediate Family Members: $556 (20%)
  • Full-Time College Students (all institutions): $556 (20% discount).  Contact or 585-475-6990 for a coupon code.

Group Registration (no other discounts apply) *

  • 2 people: $626 per person (10%).  RIT Alumni and Employees - please register as 2 individuals
  • 3+ people: $556 per person (20%)

Price includes: continental breakfast, lunch, and afternoon break; all course materials.

Accommodations: Rooms may be reserved at the Radisson Hotel adjacent to the RIT campus. Information on how to make a reservation will be emailed to you.

Cancellation Policy

Refunds will be issued for cancellations received and confirmed at least 10 business days prior to the program date. No refunds will be issued for cancellations received after that date. Please email with any questions.