WEBINAR: How the 5S Standardize Step Can Help Teams Consistently Respond to COVID-19

  • June 11, 2020
    2:00 pm - 3:00 pm


Many things are changing for Rhode Island manufacturing companies in response to the COVID-19 coronavirus pandemic: new processes, new systems, new ways of working together. One “old” system can help workers adopt new behaviors faster and more consistently — LEAN Manufacturing.

In this webinar series, learn how the 5S Lean framework can help your team be safer and more productive during COVID-19 and beyond.


Part 4 – STANDARDIZE for Faster, “Foolproof” COVID-19 Training Results
  • Discover the principle — and benefits — of 5S Lean standardization
  • Learn three ways you can increase adoption of new COVID-19 protocols
  • Get tips for improving compliance and control
Who Should Attend?
  • Executives, Supervisors and Managers; COVID-19 Response Team Members

About the Presenter

Polaris MEP Project Manager, Phil Ward, has 35 years of manufacturing experience in the semiconductor industry (including 30 at Intel), with wafer fabrication, assembly and test. He has held staff level positions within Operations, Engineering, Planning and Total Productive Maintenance (TPM). He is a recognized, hands on innovative LEAN leader, educator, facilitator and coach with global experience and is a certified Job Instruction Trainer. He also has experience in machine design, process change management, waste elimination, inventory control, structured problem solving, process and value stream mapping, facilitating Kaizen events, 5S workshops and other lean initiatives. Phil has a Bachelor of Science in Mechanical Engineering from West Virginia University Institute of Technology.

Technical Details
  • Log in details for this online course will be sent to your email address after registration.
Be sure to register for additional 5S LEAN & COVID-19 webinars!  THIS EDUCATIONAL SERIES IS FOR MANUFACTURERS ONLY.


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