Workstation Design, Ergonomics, 5S Training


Lean workstation design is the design of a process that will provide efficient outputs in accordance with ergonomic rules so that workstations can overcome changes in operating conditions or uncertainties caused by the environment.


  • Flexibility Concept, Benefits, Types, Flexible Manufacturing Systems
  • Classical Approach to Demand Fluctuations
  • Flexible Manufacturing Systems Against Demand Fluctuations, Flexibility Steps
  • Flexibility Comparison of Workstation Layout Types
  • Parameters of Workstation Design; Determination of Material Flow System, Compliance with Ergonomics Rules, Use of 5S Principles, Use of Andon and Other Parameters, Ergonomics Concept
  • 5S Concept and Examples, 5S Implementation Steps


  • Flexible workstation design
  •  5S Implementation


  • Ability to compare layout types in terms of flexibility in a workstation.
  • Ability to design workstations that better adapt to demand fluctuations.
  • Being able to design workstations that can produce with small lot sizes.
  • Ability to detect and remove obstacles that hinder the movement of workers at a workstation.
  • Ability to design an ergonomic workstation.
  • Ability to perform 5S work on a workstation.
  • Ability to increase inventory turnover.
  • Ability to reduce stocks of semi-finished products.
  • Ability to accelerate material transfers and movements.
  • To be able to create an efficient, visual, and ergonomic workplace.