This is for you if are a shop owner or a production manager who wants to learn how to apply production economics to reduce waste, manage the machining process and optimize productivity with stable, reliable, and predictable results.

Does your shop's machining process produce high-quality parts at an equally high rate, or do you struggle with QC problems, wasted time, money, resources and knowledge? How do you eliminate waste so you can add value to your applications?

Machining processes occur within a production system that exists within a production environment. Production economics links money and time to produce an optimized machining process with high productivity and efficiency.

This course guides you through the mindset that production economics requires, from the physical phenomena involved to the approach that enables you to manage all aspects of machining. Beyond your understanding of goals and benefits, you'll learn to optimize productivity, eliminate waste and add value to every operation.