5S is a high visibility, organizational tool used to effectively remove unnecessary items from the workplace and organize it to be as efficient and easy to work in as possible. This 5S video course will provide you with an understanding of where 5S originated, why it is so popular as a cleaning and organizing toolset, and how you can begin implementing 5S in your own organization. This DVD consists of 9 videos with a total running time of 29:19.
Course 1 – Introduction to the 5S Concept (3 Videos)
This course provides an overview of 5S, what 5S stands for, and why using 5S is essential to your Lean Journey. As one of the most versatile Lean techniques, 5S can be used in almost any work environment, whether it is a busy white collar office, the auto shop or the factory floor. This course examines the positive environmental impacts of 5S and how you can use it to become a more sustainable organization. It also explains the importance and structure of 5S Teams; who should be involved, who benefits most and how to get the biggest results from your 5S effort.
Course Supplement – 7 Wastes – A Key Tool for 5S Success
Develop an understanding of the 7 Wastes of Lean and how 5S can help you eliminate these wastes from your organization. Also known as the 7 Deadly Wastes of Lean, these various forms of waste a prevalent in most organizations, and will ultimately hinder, or even stall, your 5S program if measures are not taken to eliminate them. Don’t get caught in the trap of waste – understand each of the wastes and what you can do to eliminate them and continue moving forward in your 5S implementation.
Course 2 – 5Ss of the 5S Methodology (5 Videos)
Deepen your knowledge with this in-depth examination of each of the 5S steps. This course walks you through the sequence of Sort, Set in Order/Straighten, Shine/Sweep, Standardize, and Sustain as well as the methodology behind each vital process. Prepare to overhaul your work environment with this essential Lean tool.
Number of Videos – 9
Running length – 29:19