Understanding 5S Principles


5-S is the renowned and proven philosophy and methodology for organizing, cleaning, developing, and sustaining a productive and functional work environment which focuses on improving quality, safety, morale, productivity and efficiency.  It provides the fundamentals to maintain discipline in the workplace. The final outcome of 5S implementation is the marked improvement to the organization’s productivity and profitability.

This course provides a detailed definition and activities of deployment by each ‘S’ principle.  This course is particularly useful as a foundation for those who wish to be trained as 5S coordinators.  It is also useful for staff in preparation for 5S programme implementation so that they know what to expect and how to implement.

The web learning course is designed for individuals who want to learn at their own pace at the comfort of their own home or office.  It is also suitable for organizations who would like its staff to learn within the vicinity of the workplace.

The course is designed in a series of lessons that will require participants to follow a sequential structure with test at the end of the course to gauge understanding.

The course can be completed in 4 hours straight or over a period of time.  We recommend not to exceed one week so that participants do not lose the learning momentum.

This course has been developed by 5S practitioners who have experience in actual 5S programme deployment in various industries.

 
This programme aims to equip the participant with:
•    The principles of 5-S.
•    Benefits of 5-S and workplace efficiency.
•    Definition and implemention by each ‘S’ principle

 

The course is divided into 8 sessions including a test at the end of the course.
Each session takes approximately 30 minutes. Recommended duration to complete this course is 4 hours.

Session

Title

Duration (minutes)

1

Introduction

15

2

Understanding 5S Principles

40

3

SEIRI

30

4

SEITON

30

5

SEISO    

30

6

SEIKETSU

30

7

SHITSUKE

30

8

Test

35

 
 
For smooth learning experience, learners are advised to
  • Ensure high speed of internet broadband connection.
  • Preferable web browser is Mozilla Firefox with a flash player plug-in. 
  • Deactivate pop-up blockers when launching e-learning courses. Your firewall setting may block your access.
  • Download the e-notebook before course commencement.
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