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Episode 11
How To Perform TWI JI Session
See how to structure training that results in highly competent employees

This video is part 3 of 3 of the set:  Ensuring Job Competency Through Training Within Industry

Video Length:
51 min

The development of effective training via TWI JI is dependent on two key inputs.  They are the "job breakdown sheet" and the "basic teaching pattern".  They must work together. It is this combination of documents and teaching process that makes training much more effective resulting in highly competent employees.

This video was recorded in a classroom in order to illustrate certain points best made through instructor / student interaction.  


  • Introduction  (3:44 min)
  • Four step training process  (6:01 min)
  • How to develop a proper job breakdown sheet  (19:39 min)
  • The basic teaching pattern  (8:43 min)
  • How to sustain the benefits of Training With Industry (TWI) Job Instructions  (12:54 min)

Target Audience

  • Primary:  Supervisors and Team Leaders
  • Secondary:  Top Management, Quality Managers, Lean Leaders
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