In the 5S Workplace Productivity Course, you will learn exactly what 5S is, where it is originated from, and why it is far more than a housekeeping inititiave.  And most importantly, you  will learn step by step, how to start or possibly enhance your own 5S program.  Twenty videos included in this course.  

5S Overview

Sheds some insight into what 5S is as well as the steps to implementing 5S.

Why Practice 5S at FedEx Office - Desk

In this short video, we learn why the team at FedEx Office wants to practice 5S in their workplace.

Why Practice 5S at FedEx Office - Closet

In this short video, we learn why the team at FedEx Office wants to practice 5S in their workplace.

How to Approach 5S (and any other lean concept)

We often hear organizations speak about their desire to implement 5S (or any other tool). In this video we explore why this desire, on its own, isn't sufficient to lasting lean success.

Sort

The first step. Learn exactly what sorting is and how to go about it.

Red Tagging

By the end of this module you will know exactly how to go about the “red tagging” process no matter if you are a machinist, accountant, or nurse.

FedEx Office Sort & Red Tagging - Desk

In this module we check in with the team at FedEx Office in order to see how they approached the sorting process.

FedEx Office Sort & Red Tagging - Closet

In this module we check in with the team at FedEx Office in order to see how they approached the sorting process.

Straighten

This important step is far more than “lining things up in straight rows.” By the end of this module you’ll understand why.

FedEx Office Straightening - Desk

In this module we check in with the team at FedEx Offfice in order to see how they approached the straightening aspect of 5S.

FedEx Office Straightening - Closet

In this module we check in with the team at FedEx Offfice in order to see how they approached the straightening aspect of 5S.

Sweep (Shine)

By the end of this module you’ll understand why the true mantra of 5S is actually “to sweep is to not clean!”

Standardize

By the end of this module you’ll know how to standardize your work area using tools like safety crosses and shadow boards.

Sustain

By the end of this module you’ll understand why a taut rope perfectly describes the sustain step of 5S.

FedEx Office Conclusion - Desk

In this module we check in one last time with the team at FedEx Office in order to see how they approached the sweep, standardize, and sustain steps of 5S.

FedEx Office Conclusion - Closet

In this module we check in one last time with the team at FedEx Office in order to see how they approached the sweep, standardize, and sustain steps of 5S.

5S Numbers Game

Learn how powerful 5S is by playing a fun game designed to open the eyes of the lean skeptics.

Skill Matrix

Learn why a skill matrix is an essential tool for any organization serious about visual management and succession planning.

Action Guide

To wrap up this course, here's an Action Guide to provide you with some immediate ideas for how to put what you've just learned into practice.

The Letter Factory

To demonstrate how 5S can dramatically reduce the time required to find tools or materials, here's a video of one of our favorite simulations.

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