5s of Good House Keeping


This program will help a participant implement the 5S of Good Housekeeping by providing an in-depth guide as well as the principles behind each step. The effectiveness of the implementation is supported through a run-down of best practices, an in-placed evaluation system, and principles on how to get a buy-in from the employees.

Learning Objectives

At the end of the training, participants are expected to:

  • Understand the concept and importance of 5S of good housekeeping
  • Guide participants through the 5S
  • Enable implementation in their workspaces
  • Motivate and inspire to a better way of working

Course Overview

The following are the subjects to be taken up during the workshop proper

Module 1: Good Housekeeping: The Japanese approach

    • Definition
    • Examples
    • Importance
    • Benefits

Module 2: 5S Housekeeping

  • Seiri (Sort)
  • Seiton (Set-in-order/Simplify)
  • Seiso (Shine/Sweep)
  • Seiketsu (Standardize)
  • Shitsuke (Sustain/Self Discipline)