Tuesday, 22 March 2011
|Seiri - Sort||At this stage, elimination of|
|Seiton - Set||Set everything in proper place for quick retrieval and storage.|
|Seiso - Shine|
|Seiketsu - Standardize|
|Shitsuke - Sustain||Practice 'Five S' daily - make it a way of life; this also means 'commitment'. |
It is important to have continuous education about maintaining standards. When there are changes that affect the 5S program such as new equipment, new products or new rules and regulation, it is essential to make changes in the standards and provide training. Companies or organizations can use use posters and signs as a way of educating employees and maintaining standards. This is important for continuous improvement.