Introduction to the 5S Concept

This course provides an overview of 5S, what 5S stands for, and why using 5S is essential to your Lean Journey.

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Course Overview

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.

Why take this course?

To see the benefits and versatility of one of the most popular and indispensable Lean techniques.

What am I going to learn?

  • What each S stands for
  • How 5S creates a sustainable business
  • How to go about implementing and evaluating a 5S system

Who is the intended audience?

Anyone looking for a quick and easy way to learn and then begin implementing 5S

What am I going to receive?

  • An overview of 5S including arguments for its positive environmental impact
  • PDF transcripts for your review
  • A list of the terms used in the videos and their definitions
  • Power Point presentations to support your learning
  • Images from the videos to use as you wish
  • A badge rewarded upon successful completion of the course

Course Curriculum

How 5S Promotes a Greener Organization03:39
5S Teams Organized for 5S Improvements03:48
Quiz – Introduction to the 5S Concept00:15

Course Reviews

  1. Avatar of Noah Odtohan Noah says:

    many learnings and easy to understand

  2. Avatar of John Saubert John says:

    Informative introduction to the 5S system.

  3. Avatar of Jesus Montijo Jesus says:

    Great introduction and easy to understand

  4. Avatar of Pedro Frade Pedro says:

    5S course
    Very simple and good way to start.

  5. Avatar of Pete Silver Pete says:

    New to me
    Great way to start

  6. Avatar of Suhanda Omer Suhanda says:

    5 S Cousre
    direct and simple course easy to understand

  7. Avatar of satyen bhatt satyen says:

    Nice Knowledge
    Hi very halpful 5s review and nice video please share 5s game for employees motivation and knowledge

  8. Avatar of Umesh Khanna Umesh says:

    great visuals, easy to understand 5S
    easy to understand , great video

  9. Comprehensible
    Good Introduction on the 5S Principles.

  10. Avatar of Kurtis Fafard Kurtis says:

    Very Helpful
    Easy to understand and teach © All rights reserved . MT