WSQ Apply 5S Techniques

5S’s was developed by Toyota and is the fundamentals platform required for productivity improvement programs. The 5S forms the fundamental for housekeeping. 5S program benefits everyone and every company. Manufacturing plants are the first businesses that can realize maximum benefits. However, any type of businesses from fashion retail to hospitals, or trading companies to garment manufacturers, will benefit from 5S Programs. Benefits include good housekeeping to reduced set-up times, reduced cycle times, better floor space utilisation, lower accident rates, reduced wasted labour and reduced machine breakdowns thus resulting in overall improvement in productivity.

Objectives

  • Understand the purpose and objective of 5S
  • Importance and benefits of 5S
  • Definition and breakdown of 5S
  • How to implement 5S at work place

Entry Requirement

Singapore/PR Students:

  • GCE ‘N’ Level with 3 credits including English and Mathematics OR
  • WSQ ES WPLN Level 4 and above

International Students:

  • High School Diploma equivalent to GCE ‘N’ Level with 3 credits including English and Mathematics OR
  • Qualifications from professional institutes may be considered on a case-by-case basis AND/OR
  • Pass TaF.tc Entrance Test

English Language Requirement –

  • Possess a minimum credit in English at GCE ‘O’ Level or its equivalent OR
  • IELTS score 4.5 or TOEFL score 450

ALL Students are required to have basic knowledge of computer and Microsoft Office


Graduation Requirements


Student must fulfil the following requirements:

  • 75% attendance rate of total training hours per module
  • Assessed and be competent for every module
Student Pass Holders – a minimum of 90% attendance per month will be required.


Certificate Issuance

Upon succcessful completion of the course, trainee will be awarded the WSQ Statement of Attainment (SOA). WSQ Certification is nationally endorsed and recognised by industry partners.

Who Should Attend

  • General Manager
  • Factory and Production Managers
  • Industrial Engineering and Work Study Team
  • Production Planner
  • Manufacturing Department In-charge
  • Merchandiser/Assistant merchandisers
  • Quality Assurance Auditors/ Inspectors

(This module is only available for corporate training)

Key Learning Areas

  • "SEIRI" (Japanese Term) - Which means Sort, Clear unnecessary items from work area
  • "SEITON" (Japanese Term) - Which means Set in Order, organise work area in an orderly manner
  • "SEISO" (Japanese Term) - Which means Set in Order, Clean work area
  • "SEIKETSU" (Japanese Term) - Which means Shine, Maintain work area cleanliness
  • "SHITSUKE" (Japanese Term) - Which means Standardize, Maintain self-discipline in work area

Course Duration

Training Hours 16 hours
Assessment Hours 1.75 hours
Total Hours 17.75 hours

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WSQ Course Fee SME Sponsored SME Sponsored Self Sponsored Self Sponsored Self Sponsored International
Singaporean/PRs aged ≥ 40 years Singaporean only and aged ≥ 35 years Singaporean/PRs aged ≥ 21 years Singaporean only and aged ≥ 40 years
(SFMCES)
Singaporean only and aged ≥ 35 years and earning ≥ $2,000/month
(WTS)
Full course fee S$ 520.00 S$ 520.00 S$ 520.00 S$ 520.00 S$ 520.00 S$ 520.00
Less: Non-PME Courses
90% of course fee, capped at $25/hr
(S$ 443.75) - - (S$ 443.75) - -
Less: PME Courses
90% of course fee, capped at $50/hr
- - - - - -
Less: Non-PME Courses
80% of course fee, capped at $17/hr
- - (S$ 301.75) - - -
Less: PME Courses
50% of course fee, capped at $15/hr
- - - - - -
Less: Non-PME Courses/PME Courses
95% of course fee
- (S$ 494.00) - - (S$ 494.00) -
Nett fee after grant S$ 76.25 S$ 26.00 S$ 218.25 S$ 76.25 S$ 26.00 S$ 520.00
Add: 7% GST* S$ 36.40 S$ 36.40 S$ 36.40 S$ 36.40 S$ 36.40 S$ 36.40
Total Nett Course Fee Payable including GST S$ 112.65 S$ 62.40 S$ 254.65 S$ 112.65 S$ 62.40 S$ 556.40

* GST Formula as follows:
Course fee after SSG grant x 7% GST = GST
# SME can claim additional 20% of full gross fee under ETSS where applicable