5S for Operators
Ginette Collazo, Ph. D. is an Industrial-Organizational Psychologist with 20 years of experience that specializes in Engineering Psychology and Human Reliability, disciplines that study the interaction between human behavior and productivity. She has held positions leading training and human reliability programs in the Pharmaceutical and Medical Device Manufacturing Industry.
Nine years ago, Dr. Collazo established Human Error Solutions (HES), a Florida based boutique consulting firm, where she has been able to position herself as one of the few Human Error Reduction Experts in the world. HES, led by Dr. Collazo, developed a unique methodology for human error investigations, cause determination, CA-PA development and effectiveness that has been implemented and proven amongst different industries globally. This scientific method has been applied in critical quality situations and workplace accidents.
Ginette Collazo, Ph. D. is the author of the book Human Error: Root Cause Determination Model, published in 2008. She is also a speaker at significant events like Interphex, FDAnews Annual Conference, Global Conference on Process Safety, International Conference on Applied Human Factors and Ergonomics, and of course, Pharmaceutical Industry Association.
Human error is known to be the primary cause of quality and production losses in many industries. Although it is unlikely that human error will ever be eliminated, many human performance problems can be prevented. One method to improve productivity and reduce human error is the “5S Method”. This webinar is intended to provide you with practical knowledge on how to keep your workplace cleaner, safer, simpler and organized, helping you to achieve the intended goals and successfully execute assigned activities.
- 5S Introduction and Overview
- Human Error Reduction in Operations
- Types of Errors and 5S
- 5S Method
- 5 Pillars of 5S defined
- Tools to support the implementation
- Understanding Human Error
- Types of Errors and the Psychology of Mistakes
- Benefits of 5S for me as an operator
- Benefits for the Organization
- 5 Pillars in detail
o Set in Order
- How to support the implementation
Course Level - Intermediate
Who Should Attend
- Training managers and coordinators
- Plant engineering
- QA/QC staff
- Process excellence/improvement professionals
- Industrial/process engineers
- Compliance officers
- Regulatory/legislative affairs professionals
- General/corporate counsel
Why Should You Attend
This webinar would provide tools that can be implemented and used after this event. These include practical tools and recommendations. It presents an overview of the five pillars of 5S: Organization (Sort), Orderliness (Set in Order), Cleanliness (Shine), Standardization (Standardize), Discipline (Sustain). The contents of this course are based on Hiroyuki Hirano’s, 5 Pillars of the visual workplace.