5S management

Online 5S Management course

The manner in which your workplace or shop floor is organized can cause more waste than you could ever imagine. Even if it looks tidy, clean and well-organized, that doesn’t necessarily mean it is.

Using the Lean Six Sigma method of 5S, you can eradicate all this waste and optimize your workplace. Master your work environment and your productivity will shoot through the roof!

5S is a step-by-step method with which you can eliminate all waste that is caused by the way your workplace is organized, and build a culture of continuously improving efficiency and productivity.
You will learn that this is done by Sorting, Setting, and Shining your workplace, and then Standardizing and Sustaining the results.

This process improvement method is ideal for setting the foundation for a culture of Continuous Improvement in your workplace, and making sure you get the most out of the way you organized and manage it!

While this method is also discussed in our classroom courses, this e-learning module serves as both a perfect in-depth preparation for the classroom courses, as well as an excellent individual training that will teach you step-by-step how to apply the 5S method in a professional work environment.


Lean Six Sigma is well-proven methodology with a step-by-step and data driven approach. During this online 5S Management course, you will learn how to implement 5S in practice. In 7 lessons covering around 3 hours the subject matter is explained in videos, text, practical examples, case studies, downloadable templates, quizzes, visuals and an exam at the end.

If you would opt for one of our classroom courses, you would also have the advantage of getting to know the Master Black Belt and his train of thought.

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5S management

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Practical Information

Taking both ISO13053 and ISO18404 Body of Knowledge as a starting point, the subject matter has been translated in E-learning content using the taxonomy of Bloom (focusing on the knowledge levels: Remember, Understand and Apply), ensuring this Online 5S Management course meets international standards.

The online 5S management course has 7 lessons. Total learning time is approximately 2 to 3 hours. An important advantage of this online 5S management course is that lessons can be followed at your own convenience. Once you have started, you can always logout and login again when you have time to resume the Online 5S management course.

Module 1: Introduction

Lesson 1: What is 5S?

Module 2: The steps

lesson 2: Sort
Lesson 3: Set
Lesson 4: Shine
Lesson 5: Standardize
Lesson 6: Sustain

Module 3: Where do I start?

Lesson7: Preparing for 5S


Digital Exam
After completing the lessons in this online course you will gain access to the digital exam.

Exam details
This exam has no time limit, can be resit three times and contains roughly 10 to 20 questions.

Included in price
There are no extra costs attached to taking the exam. It is part of the course.

Upon successful completion of this online course you will be awarded with an official certificate from The Lean Six Sigma Company.


This includes:

  • 2 re-exams

  • certification for finishing

  • 2 years access to the course content

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  • Only $105

  • International recognised Certification

  • Created by a Master Black Belt

  • Study at your own pace

  • Every lesson has a video, practical examples and a quiz

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