Quality Dynamics Consultancy Sdn Bhd presents

Aug 06, 2020 (9am - 5pm) at Holiday Inn Kuala Lumpur Glenmarie

Time & Motion Study for Productivity Improvement

(by Mr. Tan Por Sing )


At the end of the course, participants will be able to:
     1.  Apply Time and Motion Study for Productivity Improvement.
     2.  Apply time study for better work measurement and performance improvement
     3.  Understand the benefits of having standard time for job
     4.  Apply economic motion for waste reduction and productivity improvement.
     5.  Understand the importance of efficient application of human motions.
     6.  Understand the relationship between motion efficiency and waste reduction.

program content

1.  Introduction to Productivity Improvement
        -  Understanding Productivity
        -  Productivity Improvement Techniques
        -  Work Study Techniques
        -  Time and Motion Study for Productivity Improvement
2.  Work Study: a direct means of raising productivity                   
        -  Understanding Work Study
        -  Methods Study
        -  Work Measurement

3.  Time Study: the equipment
        -  What is Time Study
        -  Basic Time Study Equipment
        -  Time Study Forms

4.  Time Study: selecting and timing the job
        -  Selecting the job
        -  Steps in making time study
        -  Breaking the job into element
        -  Timing each element
        -  Establishing standard time
        -  The use of time standards   

5.  Motion Study and the Principles of Motion  Economy
        -  Use of the human motion
        -  Arrangement of the workplace
        -  Design of tools and equipment
        -  Classification of movement

6.  Motion Study Technique : Methods-Time Measurement(M-TM)
        -  Understanding M-TM
        -  M-TM Motion Categories
        -  M-TM Applications
        -  Motion Analysis for Productivity Improvement

7.  Motion Combination for Better Work Method and Productivity



Power Point Presentation, Group Discussions, Case Study and Exercises.

who must attend

This program is designed for Executives and Supervisors and anyone who are
involved in Productivity Improvement through Time and Motion Study.

investment fee / early bird by 25/07/2020

Standard: RM 915.00 / RM 865.00 per participant

Group discount: RM 865.00 / RM 815.00 per participant for a minimum of 2 participants from the same company

(Fee inclusive of Refreshment, Buffet Lunch, Training Bag, Handouts,  & Certificate of Completion)

registration & payment


Please register online through www.qdc.com.my or call 03-78054587 / 03-78044196. Our phone line operation hours are from 8:30am to 6:00pm from Monday to Friday.

All registration MUST be accompanied with PAYMENT.

Completed registration form with CHEQUES should be made in favor of "Quality Dynamics Consultancy Sdn Bhd" and sent to:

(FEE PAID IS NOT REFUNDABLE but replacement may be made at no additional cost. Quality Dynamics Consultancy Sdn Bhd reserves the right to cancel or reschedule the above course and shall inform participants of the changes)


Chief Consultant and Trainer of Quality Dynamics Consultancy Sdn Bhd, Mr. Tan has more than 20 years experience as a trainer and consultant in the area of Quality and Productivity Improvement.  Mr. Tan also has many years of hands-on experience managing production, maintenance and service operation.

Mr. Tan has extensive experience in the Training and Implementation of Operational and Improvement Techniques such as TQM, QCC/ICC, QC Tools, SPC, ISO 9000, 5S, Work Study, Kaizen Techniques, Filing & Record Management, Store & Inventory Management and many others. 

Mr. Tan client’s list in training and consultancy works include multi-nationals and local companies like Saudi Iron & Steel Company in Saudi Arabia, Western Digital, Freescale, Samsung, PNB, Perodua, Panasonic, Acidchem International, Sime Darby, Petron Malaysia Refining & Marketing, Dyson Manufacturing, Prince Court Medical Centre, Rahim & Co., TNB, Petronas Gas, Bumi Armada,  MMHE, Indah Water, Litrak, Institute Technology Perak, NAM Institute for the Empowerment of Women (NIEW).

Mr. Tan obtained his BSc. in Mechanical Engineering from the Strathclyde University, Scotland and MSc. (with Distinction) in Manufacturing Systems Engineering from the Warwick University, England.  Mr Tan also received extensive professional trainings and also presented many papers in Japan, Australia, The Netherlands, India, Taiwan, The Philippines, Thailand, Singapore and also locally. He is a life member of Association for Overseas Technical Scholarship (Japan).

A qualified ISO 9000 Quality Management Systems and EMS auditor and consultant, Mr Tan had attended and passed the IRCA registered auditing quality system course (lead auditor training course) and he also attended and passed EARA approved advanced EMS auditing course for quality personnel.

Mr. Tan has been judging quality improvement projects like QCC/ICC/QIT for various multinational and national organization and companies like PNB National Innovations and Quality Convention, Rapid KL ICC Convention, and was also a Chief Judge in MPC National and Regional QCC Conventions.  He also judged MAMPU National QCC Convention,

Mr. Tan represented Malaysia as a National Quality Management Award Expert in the National Quality Management Awards Round-Table Conference at Japan Productivity Center (JPC), Tokyo, which was sponsored by the Asian Productivity Organization (APO). Mr. Tan was a Lead Auditor of the Technical Audit Team in the yearly Prime Minister Quality Award and Quality Management Excellence Award for over 10 years. 

Mr. Tan also holds an internationally recognized blue-card as a practitioner in Methods-Time Measurement technique from the United Kingdom M-TM Association. 

Mr. Tan is proficient in both English and Bahasa Malaysia.