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5 Whys Presentation


Price: $74.99

5 Whys Presentation is designed to help you learn how to continually improve your operations by using a root cause determination tool, part of the problem solving method.

Briefly, 5 Why is:

  • Root Cause Analysis tool
  • Part of the Problem Solving Techniques
  • The outcome of the 5 Why’s analysis is identifying the reason(s) why the problem originated

It is not:

  • A complicated technique
  • The resolution of the problem itself


The objectives of this training material are:

  • Explain in detail the 5 Why’s as a root cause analysis tool
  • Teach how to apply it effectively in day-to-day activities
  • Provide examples of using 5 Why’s in both, transactional & manufacturing environments


  • 5 Why’s Overview
    • What is (or is not) 5 Why’s
    • 5 Why’s General Rules
  • 5 Why’s Details
    • 1st Why
    • 2nd Why
    • 3rd Why
    • 4th Why
    • 5th Why
    • “Why” Graph
  • 5 Why Examples
  • Conclusions

Based on the above, you can clearly see the benefits of this training material, about 5 Whys or root cause analysis. It offers not only the theoretical components of the training, but also the step-by-step instructions that constitute the roadmap of successfully using 5 Why.

Moreover, it offers the chance of discussing concrete examples.

Resources Include

  • 5 Whys Presentation (slides)
  • Trainer Manual (footnotes that explain each slide)
  • Trainee Manual (presentation slides and space for notes)

The presentation comes as a downloadable zip file, available upon payment. Includes either uneditable PDF and PowerPoint (2007-10) versions or Text Editable PowerPoint (2007+)of presentation and supporting PDF files.

Price: $74.99
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