Event Details
Event Description

Dear Sir / Madam,

 Madras Management Association – Konrad Adenauer Stiftung

Presents One Day Workshop on

"ESSENTIALS OF "5S” – Improving Business Performance & Office/Workplace Productivity

18thMarch 2020

09.30 am to 5.00 pm

Mr S Saravana Kumar
Business Excellence / Operational Excellence

Consultant & Trainer

Madras Management Association   
New 240, Pathari Road, (Off Anna Salai)   
Chennai – 600 006  



In the current scenario of Market Competition, In Indian Industries, 5 S is a Workplace organization method, based on Japanese Concepts – applicable for both Office as well as Manufacturing Shop Floor. Simple Steps of Five S’s are ‘Sort’, ‘Set in Order’, ‘Shine’, ‘and Standardize ’and ‘Sustain’. The 5S’ are used to make abnormalities apparent.

Five S is a foundation for other improvements because it demonstrates the employee and organizational self-discipline that is required for other continuous improvement tools to be effective. The 5S program establishes the standards for what belongs, where it belongs, ensures equipment and tools are inspected and ready for use, and constantly root causing and fixing the sources of contamination; it therefore creates a very neat and clean environment. Thereby, it enhances Organisation’s Performance & Productivity.

5S methodology has expanded from manufacturing and is now being applied to a wide variety of industries including health care, education, and government.


Ø    Basics of 5 S Methodology

Ø    Benefits and Applications of 5 S

Ø  Simple Steps of The Five S’s: Sort, Set In order, Shine, Standardize and Sustain.

Ø   Essentials & TIPS for 5S Explained – To improve Business Performance & Productivity in Office / Workplace.

Ø  Trainees Participation and sharing of their actual Business, Professional, Services, Life, Society as well as Technical & Non-Technical Challenges pertaining to 5S Implementation.

Ø   Trainees get more hands on the group exercise, make presentation, clarify doubts, and proceed with presentation on the day closing.

For Whom:

Managers, Executives, Entrepreneurs & Start-Ups, IT & Non I.T. Professionals, Supervisors & Operating Personnel from Business, Manufacturing & Service Areas.

Key Takeaways:  

At the end of the workshop, you will be able to:

Ø  Be aware of the Basic concept of 5S, Adopt some best practices of %S for Office as well as Shop Floor

Ø  Enable Beginners, Learners as well as 5S Practitioners to Improve Business Performance & Productivity in Office / Workplace.

Ø  The workshop will also help the participants understand 5S as a value adding system to their organization and that gives a competitive advantage in the present market scenario.

Facilitator Profile:

S Saravana Kumar holds a B.E. in Mechanical Engineering from the Madurai Kamaraj University. Did his Part time PGDBA from LIBA, Loyola Institute of Business Administration, Chennai. He is a certified PMP, Project Management Professional from PMI, USA & Certified 6Sigma Green Belt from AU-TVS, Guindy, Chennai & LEAN Practitioner.

Demonstrated 20 + Years’ experience, working with organizations including Rane Engine Valves Ltd., TVS Brakes India Ltd., Arvin Exhaust India Ltd., Motherson Group, Adecco Netherlands and has done PM Consulting & LEAN /OpEx Training as Corporate Trainer over the last 5 years for small and upcoming companies in South India & Global.  Pan India and Pan Global Experience in Operations, Manufacturing Engineering, Quality, Projects, SCM, etc. Hands on & advanced level experience in implementing Operational Excellence, New Product Introduction, Program & Project Management, Industrial IOT & Digital Factory (Research Topic), DESIGN THINKING, IMMERSIVE LEARNING, Productivity Improvement Techniques for Manufacturing Companies, Automotive OEMs, Auto Components & Engineering Industry. 

As part of his professional life, he has visited World renowned organizations like Nissan, Toyota, ArvinMeritor, Sango, Sharjah FTZ, ZF Group, BMW, TESLA, etc. He has visited Japan and Germany 3 times each besides several other countries like UK, USA, Europe, Thailand, Malaysia, UAE, Taiwan, Netherlands, etc. on project related business trips.  

Training & Consulting Assignments were delivered from 2012 as Key Faculty to L&T CTEA, KG Group, WINTEG, HANIL, SL Lumax, ALJD Operators, MMA, DELL, SPI GLOBAL, Renault Nissan Contractors, Mahindra Research Valley Centre, MANDO DETs/GETs, Dymos LEAR, Etc. to name a few !

Fee Details: 

Members of MMA:  Rs. 1,800/- inclusive of GST 18%

For Non-Members:  Rs. 2,950/- inclusive of GST 18%


The fee includes Workshop Kit, Lunch & 2 Time Refreshments.


The cheque/DD to be drawn in favour of "Madras Management Association” payable at Chennai and be sent to:

Madras Management Association MMA Management Center, New No.240, Pathari Road (Off Anna Salai), Chennai 600 006.


GST: 33AAATM5522B1Z7


Please Note:


It may be appreciated that a minimum number of 10 participants would be required for the programme to go through. Kindly bear with us until we receive the necessary nominations for confirmation of the programme and making the payment

Please do not use the default"reply” button to respond to this mail as this is an Automated Software; we request you to send your nomination at the earliest to this mail;


Phone: 044-2829 1133

For further details contact:


Gp Capt Dr R Venkataraman (Retd) Mobile 94447 00068

Sriram Saravanan: 9952019173


Registration starts at 9.00 am and Workshop commences at 09.30 am. Prior registration is necessary. The fee once paid will not be refunded; change in nomination from same organization will be permitted.


We would be pleased to provide any other information required by you and look forward to receiving your nominations for the workshop. 



Thanks & Regards 


Gp Capt R Vijayakumar (Retd), VSM  
Executive Director  
Madras Management Association  
MMA Management Center, New No 240  
Pathari Road (Off Anna Salai)  
Chennai – 600 006  
Tel: 044-28291133/48632711 

E-mail: training@mmachennai.org 

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Date : 18-03-2020
Time : 09:30 AM - 05:00 PM

Contact Person : Sriram Saravanan

Contact No : 04448632711

E-mail : mma@mmachennai.org

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