5S Training Overview

5S Training Course Outline

Module 1: Introduction to 5S

  • What is 5S?
  • Lean Manufacturing
  • Eight Wastes
  • Tips for 5S
  • Poka Yoke Methods
  • What is SMED?
  • Benefits of 5S

Module 2: Getting Started with 1S Sort

  • 1S Sort
  • Red Tagging
  • Removing Unnecessary Items

Module 3: Introduction to 2S Set

  • Determining Equipment Requirements
  • Equipment Layout
  • Storage Methods
  • Visual Management

Module 4: 3S Shine

  • General Cleaning
  • Inspection and Preventive Maintenance

Module 5: 4S Standardization

  • Activity Planning and Resourcing
  • Developing Procedures
  • Training

Module 6: 5S Sustain

  • Auditing
  • Maintaining and Improving Standards
  • Implementation Plan Development

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Who should attend this 5S Training Course?

This 5S Training Course in the United States is ideal for any delegate and leader employees in every sector who are looking to enhance efficiency, health, and safety of the workspace, and place the 5S methodology at the forefront of their working practices. This course can be beneficial for a wide range of professionals, including:

  • Frontline Employees
  • Lean Practitioners
  • Supervisors
  • Managers
  • Process Improvement Specialists
  • Quality Control Personnel
  • Operations Staff

Prerequisites of the 5S Training Course

There are no formal prerequisites to attend this 5S Course.

5S Training Course Overview

The 5S Training Course strongly emphasizes the fundamental concepts of organizational workplace and efficient improvement, Set in order, Shine, Standardize, and Sustain. It deeply emphasizes the type of working environment that should be organized, practical, and visually appealing. It has been designed to give the delegates a basic overview of principles linked with 5S and how a 5S program can improve safety, productivity, and efficiency within their organization.

Mastering this 5S Course in the United States is crucial for operations, manufacturing, and quality management professionals. In the process, the team acquires skills in reducing waste, which in turn helps them streamline work processes for enhanced operational effectiveness. The expertise is invaluable to leaders and continuous improvement professionals, making their work efficient, safe, and productive.

This intensive 1-day 5S Training in the United States is designed to provide a theoretical background and practical skills in applying the 5S methodology. Delegates learn from both theory and real-life examples supported by interactive exercises. By the end of this session, participants will have been prepared for the starting and leading organization-specific 5S implementation projects that will bring about significant improvements in workplace organization and efficiencies.

Course Objectives

  • To introduce the concept and principles of 5S
  • To provide insights into the benefits and importance of a 5S workplace
  • To develop skills for effectively implementing and sustaining each of the 5S steps
  • To demonstrate the practical application of 5S through examples and case studies
  • To prepare delegates for leading 5S projects in their organizations
  • To highlight common challenges in 5S implementation and strategies to overcome them

After completing this course in the United States, a delegate shall receive a 5S methodology certificate as proof of knowledge acquired, which he or she may use in supporting and sustaining 5S practice within their place of work. This will position the expert and certify the individual as a valuable asset in leading teams towards excellence and competitiveness.

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What’s included in this 5S Training Course?

  • World-Class Training Sessions from Experienced Instructors  
  • 5S Certificate
  • Digital Delegate Pack

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Ways to take this course

Experience live, interactive learning from home with The Knowledge Academy's Online Instructor-led 5S Training. Engage directly with expert instructors, mirroring the classroom schedule for a comprehensive learning journey. Enjoy the convenience of virtual learning without compromising on the quality of interaction.

Unlock your potential with The Knowledge Academy's 5S Training, accessible anytime, anywhere on any device. Enjoy 90 days of online course access, extendable upon request, and benefit from the support of our expert trainers. Elevate your skills at your own pace with our Online Self-paced sessions.

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5S Training FAQs

Please arrive at the venue at 8:45am.
There are no prerequisites to attend this course.
Anyone who wishes to boost up their knowledge and skills and are interested in organising all the things can attend this course.
We can provide support via phone & email prior to attending, during and after the course.
Delegate pack consisting of course notes and exercises, Manual, Experienced Instructor, and Refreshments
This course is 1 day.
Once your booking has been placed and confirmed, you will receive an email which contains your course location, course overview, pre-course reading material (if required), course agenda and payment receipts
The training fees for 5S Training certification in the United States starts from $1295
The Knowledge Academy is the Leading global training provider for 5S Training.
Please see our Lean Training courses available in the United States
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Many delivery methods

Flexible delivery methods are available depending on your learning style.


High quality resources

Resources are included for a comprehensive learning experience.

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