Introduction to Visual Management

Visual Management is one of the central principles of Lean. A visual workplace makes communication between departments easier, makes…

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Course Overview

Visual Management is one of the central principles of Lean. A visual workplace makes communication between departments easier, makes standards easier to follow, and makes abnormalities easier to detect.

This course explains why Visual Management is so effective and overviews some Visual Management Devices.

Explore foundational concepts, how to illustrate your workflows, numerous visual devices, 5S techniques, and success metrics with this Introduction to Visual Management.

Why take this course?

As a fundamental Lean tool, understanding Visual Management is important for anyone practicing Lean and 5S.

What am I going to learn?

  • The fundamental principles of Visual Management
  • The reasoning behind Visual Management
  • What defines a visual workplace
  • The 6 questions answered by Visual Management
  • How visual management is utilized in 5S
  • The 4 levels of Visual Management devices
  • The purposes of different Visual Management devices

Who is the intended audience?

Anyone interested in Visual Management, Lean, and/or 5S

What are the prerequisites?

As an introductory course, it is designed to be useful for anyone

What am I going to receive?

  • Videos that introduce the most important Visual Management concepts
  • 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 Visual Management Relates to 5S04:47
An Overview of Visual Management Devices03:15
Quiz – Introduction to Visual Management00:15

Course Reviews

  1. Avatar of Nigamananda Pradhan Nigamananda says:

    Once more time Big Thanks …

  2. Avatar of wael abdelaal nasr wael says:

    simple and easy to understand
    thank you for this simple and understandable course, yet valuble

  3. Avatar of yassine Mellak yassine says:

    Very constructive and clear course. Thank you

  4. Avatar of Indra Bayu Nafari Indra says:

    Overall very good. Just have problem with video player that failed to play

  5. Avatar of Jacqueline Stieger Jacqueline says:

    good introduction –
    would be great to have some of the named visual Tools also as download

  6. Avatar of David Liew David says:

    Just nice!
    Short n sweet

  7. Avatar of Vijay Reddy Vijay says:

    Excellent intro to Visual Management!
    Simple, short, ‘visual’ course on Visual Management!!!

  8. Avatar of Bradford Harris Bradford says:

    Clear and Concise
    Good material and the videos were short and sweet

  9. Avatar of Bob Smith Bob says:

    Intro to Visual Management
    Sounds like some really good info

  10. Avatar of JOE OCHOA JOE says:

    I love this just what i needed

  11. Avatar of Dan Andrade Dan says:

    Great intro to visual management.

  12. Avatar of Mayra Avalos Mayra says:

    I enjoyed the course.

  13. Avatar of Laura Castro Laura says:

    The explanation is very clear and concise.

  14. Avatar of Robert Stapp, CSSBB, CLP Robert says:

    I enjoyed this course. It explained visual management in a very concise and simple way.

  15. Avatar of Pat Andersson Pat says:

    Visual Management
    A good start to learn and apply on everybody’s work environment.

  16. Nice!
    I enjoyed the course very much. © All rights reserved . MT