Participants will learn the methods of the 5S system and then apply what they have learned in a live situation in their own facility.
During the workshop, application activities will occur in a department or workstation of the participants’ facility. The area will be transformed into a more efficient work area and will be a showcase for illustrating 5S principles.
This class is available in with Spanish instruction and classroom materials.
5S is a workplace organization methodology designed to simplify production processes by giving workers from management to the shop floor an understanding of how work is accomplished. This workshop gives participants the knowledge they need to apply the 5S Lean Technique to their workplace. 5S is taught as the foundation of a Lean Enterprise and then applied to a selected area.
- The workshop is designed for up to 12 people.
- The workshop is 2 full days for a total of 16 hours.
- Participants should have completed a basic training course in lean manufacturing principles such as Lean 101 or equivalent.