5S Continuous Improvement Training

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5S is a widely-used continuous improvement method achieved and maintained through consistent Sorting, Simplifying, Sweeping, Standardizing and Sustaining. The method was developed in Japan to improve and maintain cleanliness, orderliness and efficiency as well as to reduce errors and waste in the workplace.

After completing this course, you will have learned the origins, concepts and benefits from the proper implementation of 5S as well as how to use it to identify opportunities for improvement. You also learn how to use 5S to encourage the active participation of your group or organizational members in contributing small changes that collectively result to produce significant improvement in the workplace.

This comprehensive training course is now available across the U.S., including Atlanta, Austin, Baltimore, Birmingham, Boston, Charlotte, Chicago, Dallas, Houston, Jackson, Los Angeles, Manhattan, Miami, New York, Orlando, Philadelphia, San Antonio and Seattle.

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  • Learning Outcomes - 5S Continuous Improvement Training

    By the end of this course, participants will be able to:

    • Explain the origins of 5S methodology
    • Discuss the benefits of 5S principles
    • Identify opportunities for improvement using 5S principles
    • Introduce and embed 5S changes to the workplace for sustained improvement
    Duration: 0.5 day course


    5S Continuous Improvement Training Reviews:

    I found the course beneficial for my particular circumstances, it also gave me the tools required to build better relationships.

    Awesome session today. Inspiring and had a lot to take home. The information supplied was great and in-depth. It tied the activities all together. The whole concept of the course is eye opening and have increased my self-awareness.

    "It was a good course, a lot of instructor talking to you. I did like the number activity segment that was added in the slides."

    "The trainer was great!"

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  • Course Outline - 5S Continuous Improvement Training

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    5S is much more than just "housekeeping". Housekeeping and an organized workplace are the results of 5S, but the real purpose of 5S is to uncover errors and problems more quickly.

    Learn to reduce waste through a systematic application of 5S principles – Sort, Set in Order, Shine, Standardize, and Sustain. This workshop teaches the basic 5S techniques and illustrates how its implementation immediately reduces waste, and provides a cleaner and safer work environment.

    5S Continuous Improvement Training - Lesson 1
    Origins of 5S
    • What is 5S?
    • Where did it come from?
    • The benefits of 5S
    5S Continuous Improvement Training - Lesson 2
    Planning for a 5S
    • Tips for Success
    • Issues and Concerns
    • Evaluating Your Initial Situations
    5S Continuous Improvement Training - Lesson 3
    The 5S Methodology Unpacked Sort (Seiri)
    • Clearing the work area
    • Determine what you need
    5S Continuous Improvement Training - Lesson 4
    Set in Order (Seiso)
    • Designated locations
    • Design your workplace for efficiency
    5S Continuous Improvement Training - Lesson 5
    Shine (Seiton) Workplace Cleanliness
    • Spit and polish
    • Creating cleaning routines
    5S Continuous Improvement Training - Lesson 6
    Standardize (Seiketsu)
    • Making it routine
    • Design systems to ensure new norms
    • The benefits of 5S
    5S Continuous Improvement Training - Lesson 7
    Sustain (Shitsuke)
    • Changing the future
    • Techniques to prevent old habits
    • The benefits of 5S
    5S Continuous Improvement Training - Lesson 8
    Wrapping Up
    • Words from the Wise

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    • Flexible length - sessions as short as 1-hour
    • Cost effective - great group pricing
    • Greatest impact in the shortest time
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    Client Site and Public Class participants are welcome to join a public class in the same topic for 12 months.

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