Time Study | Residential institute


Participants gain knowledge of the various systems used to establish a fair day’s work and incentive production standards. Instruction covers the theories, assumptions, and applications of stopwatch time study, including conducting stopwatch time studies, the steps required to calculate and audit production standards, and strategies for handling standards grievances and negotiating standards contract language. You will learn about:

  • Performance rating and allowance factors
  • Production standards and incentive calculations
  • Proper use and application of stopwatch for timing
  • Standard data and predetermined motion-time systems
  • Handling grievances and bargaining contract language

Class Details

When: Nov 7 – 11, 2022 | Mon – Thu, 8:30 a.m. – 4:30 p.m. & Fri, 8:30 a.m. – 12 p.m.


Where: UW-Madison Pyle Center, 702 Langdon St., Madison WI 53706


Tuition: $1,050.


Register by: Oct 21


Room block closes: Oct 7


Class lodging: A block of hotel rooms are available for class participants to reserve on campus at the Fluno Center, located at 601 University Ave., Madison, WI 53715. Participants are responsible for arranging their own lodging and parking. We encourage you to secure your lodging soon after registering for your class to ensure a hotel room for your stay in Madison. To reserve your room call the Fluno Center directly at 608-441-7117 and reference your institute for the block rate. If you need parking, inform the center when you book your room.