Improvement 123®

In 3 easy to follow kits, Improvement 123® provides everything you need to empower your teams with just the right amount of Lean-based theory, strategy and practical tools so that they can immediately create a succession of lasting improvements. With Improvement 123, everyone has a way to create order, add value and increase the velocity of your business.

Kit licensee’s include organisations such as Origin Energy, Newcastle Coal Infrastructure Group, HealthShare NSW and LINX Cargo Care Group; delivering proven outcomes ‘in the field’ with greater than 3,000 participants. Contact us to find out how.

Create Order is the first of the three kits in the Gestaltix Improvement 123® program. The kit and associated coursework covers the first stage of creating order in a workplace using the 5-S approach. It provides a foundation for continuous improvement in any workplace through the systematic application of 5-S practices according to suggestions and actions made by the people who do the work.

The Create Order kit is available as either a Workshop kit or Masterclass package.

Kit includes:

Facilitator Manual & Presentation

48 page, easy to follow step-by-step guide for facilitating the coursework and implementation of strategies and visual tools.

Includes a professionally designed presentation slide deck to enable easy, consistent program delivery (included on USB stick).

Lean Simulation Kit

Process Simulation Kit

A specially selected set of LEGO® construction components used to provide practical demonstrations of the key continuous improvement principles utilised in Improvement 123®. Teams experience the complete learning of the technical tools and the roles and behaviours that are needed to achieve and sustain successful outcomes.

Simulation instruction Cards

A set of A4 sized cards for use during process simulations. Beautifully printed on robust card and celloglazed for repeated use.

5-S “Go-See” Templates and Red Tags

Templates for 5-S “go see” implementation activity and a starter pack of 25 x Red Tags. The “go-see” template masters are professionally designed and printed on card as copy masters, with PDF versions also included on USB in kit.

123 T-Shirt

High quality Australian-made T-shirt, providing an innovative, user-friendly method to engaging the team in the Improvement 123® strategy.

5S visual standard

Visual Standard Board

Innovative A3 sized clear perspex board for mounting and display of 5-S visual workplace standards.

Includes starter pack of 50 x 5-S Audit Cards. A template for the easy production of each visual standard is included on the USB stick.

Add Value covers the second stage of workplace Continuous Improvement: the identification of a wide variety of process and operational wastes. The kit includes instruction on how to identify wastes and provides a proven Visual Workplace tool to tap into employee expertise and track Added Value.

The Add Value kit is available as a Workshop kit or a Masterclass package.

Kit includes:

Facilitator Manual & Presentation

46 page, easy to follow step-by-step guide for facilitating the coursework and implementation of strategies and visual tools.

Includes a professionally designed presentation slide deck to enable easy, consistent program delivery (included on USB stick).

Assembly Cards

A set of A4 sized cards to provide an alternative assembly experience when using the Process Simulation kit*. Beautifully printed on robust card and celloglazed for repeated use.
(* The Process Simulation kit as supplied with the Create Order kit or can be purchased separately).

Flip Chart Title Cards

A set of title cards used during coursework to facilitate learning of the 8 wastes. Beautifully printed on robust card and celloglazed for repeated use.

Activity Sheet Templates

Professionally designed templates for “waste walks” and in-training activities. These masters are printed on card as copy masters. PDF versions are also included on USB in kit.

Value Tracker BoardTM

An innovative and attractive board for easy, effective raising and tracking of value added ideas and waste removal suggestions. [Australian Registered Design 362477].

Includes starter pack of 50 x Tracker Cards. Some assembly required.

Video: The Lemonade Stand

Commissioned specifically for the Add Value kit, The Lemonade Stand is a lively and educational 4 minute video that cleverly highlights the multiple ways Waste litters everyday work & processes. The Lemonade Stand provides a visual & highly interactive learning approach for teams to join-the-dots and understand the link between Waste and Customers!

The video is included in HD on the kit USB.

Increase Velocity builds on the foundations laid in the first two kits, and engages your teams in the essentials of monitoring process performance and improvement. The kit and coursework provide a proven, repeatable mechanism for identifying work constraints, and focuses the team interdependent relationships to Increase Velocity in your business!

The Increase Velocity kit is available as a Workshop kit or Masterclass package.

Kit includes:

Facilitator Manual & Presentation

36 page, easy to follow step-by-step guide for facilitating the coursework and implementation of strategies and visual tools.

Includes a professionally designed presentation slide deck to enable easy, consistent program delivery (included on USB stick).

Sweet Production

Kit of 6 dice and Role Description Cards to deliver the unique opening Sweet Production Game. The game is used to highlight the interdependency of each person in a system and the need to focus improvement on the whole process.

Interactive Group Activity Kit

6 metre roll of brown paper, 2 packs of large Post-it notes and dry erase pens for group work-structuring activity.

Priority Reckoner

The Priority Reckoner is used to identify the high value waste/issue removals that can be addressed immediately and to define the current velocity improvement focus. This unique and durable visual tool is printed on superb quality paper and laminated for continuous use with dry erase markers.

Velocity Improvement PlannerTM

The Velocity Improvement Planner makes it easy for your teams to record and communicate safety, performance and upcoming activity and to drive focused action in their key processes on a daily or weekly basis.

This unique, professionally designed and durable visual tool is printed on superb quality paper and laminated for continuous use with dry erase markers.