Work instructions contain highly detailed descriptions of how to complete a single task in a limited amount of time. The key distinction between Work Instructions and other document types is that each step in a Work Instruction is highly specific.
Work instructions are written as chronological steps, are specific to a single task, and typically include graphics, as seen in the following example:
How to Reset the Gadget Factory Settings
|1.||Press and hold the red button to the left of the Gadget logo for 15 seconds.|
|2.||When the green light starts flashing, release the red button.|
|3.||Press and hold the red button for 15 more seconds until the green light stops flashing.|