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5S Workplace Organisation

5S workplace organisation is a key tool in Lean construction...

What is 5S Workplace Organisation

5S workplace organisation is a key tool in Lean construction and involves workers at all levels.

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It provides a systematic process for establishing and maintaining safe, organised and clean workplaces. It helps to reduce accidents as well as damage or loss of materials and tools – and to improve productivity. It stands for the following:

  1. Sort
  2. Set in order
  3. Shine
  4. Standardise
  5. Sustain

By implementing 5S workplace organisation in your business practices you can improve your business’ working environment, make processes quicker and ultimately improve the quality and consistency of what you do.

5S Workplace Organisation

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Our Lean capability assessment will enable you to understand what you need to know and provide a quick 10 point learning plan.

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5S workplace organisation

Selected Lean learning resources

Have a look at our latest Lean Construction resources which we hope will help you on your Lean Construction journey.

Value Stream Mapping
Problem Solving and Continuous Improvement
5S Workplace Organisation
5S Workplace Organisation

Building blocks of Lean Construction

There are key elements to Lean Construction and we have learning resources available to explain each to you and to help you start embedding lean in your organisation.

Visual Management

Visual management is a method of managing the workplace using…

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Value Stream Mapping

Value stream mapping is a technique used to sequence all…

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7 Wastes
Lean Construction & Waste

Lean construction takes the concept of waste beyond materials and…

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Collaborative Planning
Collaborative Planning and Production Control

Collaborative planning and production control are methods used to ensure…

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Problem Solving & Continuous Improvement

Lean techniques can be used to solve problems that happen…

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Standardised Work

Standardisation is used in Lean to make processes better by…

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