5S Skills Training

The implementation and maintenance of 5S is not just in having 5S events, but in developing 5S skills that can be used on a daily basis. Question: How do we get everyone in the plant on board with 5S? Our 5S events become very difficult and no one really likes them. My Response: The beauty […]

5S Training in the News

Maintenance and Repair Organization (MRO) is an important aspect to efficient and timely equipment maintenance. Issue: In most Lean manufacturing efforts, maintenance and management tend to be the two slowest departments to adopt practices such as 5S. This may be because they are perceived as an indirect or supportive component of Manufacturing, but this is […]

New Online Courses Teach 5S Methodology

Routsis Training announces the release of five new online training courses, entitled The 5S System (Steps 1-5). The 5S system is a workplace organization method that describes how to manage a work space for efficiency and effectiveness. The five steps – Sorting, Straightening, Sweeping, Standardizing and Sustaining – are covered in detail and will ensure that […]