Engineered Labor Standards for Retail


The course will provide a clear understanding of the benefits of work measurement as well as the specific techniques to build and apply engineered labor standards to meet your organizational needs.

The course provides insight into the industry accepted methods of building engineered labor standards as well as the understanding of how to build and apply engineered labor standards within Enterprise Standard Manager (ESM™) and Enterprise Labor Model (ELM™). ESM™ utilizes the MOST technique for work measurement therefore instruction on the proper application will be included as part of this course.

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Topics Covered

Principles and benefits of Work Measurement

History and application of Time Studies

History and application of Motion Studies

Modeling techniques for Motion Studies

Engineered labor standards structure overview

Building and driving engineered labor standards within ESM™

Organizational labor modeling within ELM™

Validation principles and techniques for engineered labor standards

Intended Audience

Individuals performing work measurement and labor management work within their organization

General math and computer skills

Detail-oriented nature

Strong analytical skills


There are no prerequisites for this course.

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What participants are saying about this course

BigYSteve (Brady) from Logile did an excellent job as instructor for the training course Engineered Labor Standards for Retail Grocery. He did a great job effectively communicating topics that were complex and challenging to us. He asked for feedback and participation. The course was organized with a variety of materials including handbook, handouts and videos.

Darlene Hogan

Methods & Practices Manager, Workforce Management, BIG Y
lowes foodsGreat course, I learned a lot and enjoyed it!

Jamie Edwards

Labor Scheduling Manager, Lowes Foods
logo_northGate-HoverTraining was excellent, we learned all the steps for measuring processes.

Gary Orona

Director of Training, Northgate Markets
total wine n moreThe training was a great way to meet the Logile team, and to get a better understanding of their services and software.

Brian Riedel

Director of Labor Management, Total Wine & More
weisGroup discussions and learning sessions definitely helped facilitate the learning process.

Kyle Montgomery

Regional Strategic Initiatives Specialist, Weis Markets

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