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Course Overview

The 5S originated from Japanese shop floor management principles, which bring structure to daily work process to keep our work environment in a neat and tidy manner. The 7W covers the common wastes seen in many business processes. Together, these 5S&7W formed powerful operations tools leading to a lean and effective business. Moving from workplace to personal habit, these tools will enhance an individual effectiveness in life; leading to a more productive individual.


This course will provide participants with the knowledge and application skills needed to apply 5S and 7W to their work and life.

Who Should Attend

Individuals who are interested to apply 5S & 7W principles to achieve higher work and personal productivity level.

What You'll Learn

At the end of the course, you will be able to apply the concepts of 5S & 7W to your workplace as well as your personal life in driving higher levels of productivity, quality, safety and morale. The ability to apply 5S & 7W will form powerful push leading to a lean and effective business model as well as a more efficient individual.



Mode of Assessment


Quizzes and Reflections










Participants will receive an electronic Certificate of Completion issued by Temasek Polytechnic upon completion of each MLC.

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  • 67881212
  • Monday - Thursday: 8:30am - 6:00pm
    Friday: 8:30am - 5:30pm
    Closed during lunchtime, 12:00pm - 1:00pm
    and on weekends and public holidays.

  • https://www.tp.edu.sg/tsa
  • Temasek SkillsFuture Academy (TSA)

    Temasek Polytechnic

    East Wing, Block 1A, Level 3, Unit 109

    21 Tampines Avenue 1,

    Singapore 529757

  • Temasek Polytechnic reserves the right to alter the course, modify the scale of fee, amend any other information or cancel course with low enrolment.