Workplace Management - 5S

Shop Floor Excellence Series

  • 5 May 2015
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Course Objective:

To introduce the principles of 5S and to prepare for the implementation of workplace management through 5S across the organisation.

Course Description:

This interactive 1-day course is designed to introduce the attendees to the principles of 5S and application of 5S tools and techniques.


Course Programme:

The attendees of this course will learn the benefits of work place management and how to implement and sustain a 5S culture. The course will cover the following:
  • Understand the purpose and principles of 5S 
  • Understand the benefits and pitfalls of 5S 
  • Learn how to cope with resistance to 5S 
  • Learn how to engage the organisation in implementing 5S 
  • Learn how to apply 5S across the entire organisation 
  • Module Programme: 
  • The course will cover the following: 
  • The concept of 5S 
  • The benefits of 5S 
  • Resistance to 5S 
  • Step by step implementation of 5S 
  • How to sustain a 5S culture
The course will be a mixture of theory, demonstration of techniques and practical exercises ensuring attendee participation. Some exercises require access to the shop floor, offices, canteen and other areas that would be subject to work place management in the future.

Suitable For:

Leaders and managers at all levels with in the organisation and any selected members of staff who will be driving and championing the introduction and maintenance of 5S. A separate course is available for operators.

Why Attend:

If it takes too long to find anything on the shop floor or in the offices and nobody knows where things are. If morale is low and accident rates are becoming too high. If you are running out of space or wonder why you are always out of stock, stationery etc. When you want your workforce to take pride in their workplace.

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