Managers and supervisors
responsible for employees involved in 5S projects.
Time To Complete
2 hours (0.2 CEUs)
What is the 5S's?
Instituting the 5Sís is usually one of the first step
companies take in implementing Lean Six Sigma. The 5Sís
(Sort, Set in Order, Shine, Standardize, and Sustain) are
rough translations from the original Japanese terms
referring to a process to optimize workplace organization.
The premise for the 5S's is that a lot of improvements and
efficiencies can be made by having a clean, organized and
The 5S's Online Training
The Introduction to the 5Sís online
training program consists of two lessons and a challenge.
Lesson 1, What is 5S All About?, takes the learner through
each of the 5Sís (Sort, Set in Order, Shine, Standardize,
and Sustain.). In Lesson 2, An Organization-Wide 5S Effort,
a roadmap for implementing the 5S's is presented.
The Challenge tests the learnerís knowledge of the subject
This Training Enables Learners To...
- Understand each of the five Sís and how each ďSĒ builds upon the previous ďS.Ē
- Develop (or participate in the development of) a 5S Implementation Roadmap.
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