5S Basics – Workplace Organization Webinar

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Start Date: June 10, 2020

End Date: June 10, 2020

Start Time: 02:00 pm

End Time: 04:00 pm

Location: Webinar

5S Basics – Workplace Organization Webinar

The Workshop:
In this workshop each participant is provided with two, hands-on “real world” simulations on how to facilitate and maintain a successful 5S Program. Each simulation will have a “Learn by doing” approach and cover all aspects; Sort, Set in order, Shine, Standardize and Sustain.

Learning Objectives:

  • Thoroughly understand the basics of 5S and why they are important
  • Learn how 5S is implemented in a production environment
  • Learn how to Sustain a 5S program

Results of a Successful 5S Program:

  • Improves safety
  • Eliminates waste and increases value added work
  • Reflects a highly productive workplace
  • Reduces searching time
  • Reduces contamination
  • Reduces defects
  • Improves morale

Who Should Attend:

  • Business and manufacturing leaders who would like to understand the basic Lean concepts and start on the road to Lean Manufacturing.
  • Companies that are interested in reducing their inventory, lowering their manufacturing costs and improving their quality, on-time delivery performance and productivity.
  • Service organizations in healthcare, banking, education, transportation, travel, construction, hospitality, food service and distribution.
  • Small and medium sized manufacturers.

About NH MEP

New Hampshire Manufacturing Extension Partnership
172 Pembroke Road
Concord, NH  03301

Phone: 603-226-3200

The New Hampshire Manufacturing Extension Partnership does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, creed, national or ethnic origin, gender, disability, age, political affiliation or belief. This nondiscrimination policy encompasses the operation of all educational and training programs and activities. It also encompasses the employment of personnel and contracting for goods and services.

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Pembroke, NH – WS Dennison Cabinets has been creating custom cabinets for residential and commercial industries throughout New Hampshire and New England since 1986. When COVID-19 hit last spring, like so many other manufacturers across the country, Dennison was affected and lost some of their workforce. Looking to make production improvements, the company attended an NHMEP workshop that introduces the basics of a 5S Program, a lean tool which improves organization in a production environment.

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Progressive Manufacturing & SÓLAS Expand with Purchase and Move to Newport, NH

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With over 40,000+ square feet, the new facility has doubled Progressive Manufacturing’s space. The move provides a unique opportunity to create a modern manufacturing workplace, streamline production, and create a new showroom for the SÓLAS brand of fireplace products.

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