Lean Six Sigma is a methodology that utilizes a formal process and a variety of tools,
including statistical analysis, to help companies reduce their costs and improve their
profitability. It is a customer-focused strategy that provides a process for reducing
costs through elimination of defects and reduction in variation. Utilizing Lean Six
Sigma has enabled healthcare, manufacturing, service, financial, educational and retail
organizations to increase productivity and profits.
Introduction to Lean Six Sigma (4 hours)
Gain a basic understanding of Lean Six Sigma and what implementation could mean to your organization. Learn what is required to support effective Lean Six Sigma launch.
Lean Six Champions (8 hours)
This course will provide an overview of Lean Six Sigma. The organizational structure needed to support launch of a successful Lean Six Sigma implementation will be presented. Participants will learn the key roles that Sigma Champions play in the success of Lean Six Sigma.
Lean Six Sigma Green Belt Certifications
(8 classroom days, 6 hours of individual project coaching, completion of project and exam)
This intensive eight day course will provide the knowledge and skills necessary for Green Belts to lead or participate on Lean Six Sigma project teams. The DMAIC methodology [Define, Measure, Analyze, Improve, Control] will be thoroughly covered. Core tools used in each phase will be presented and participants will have the opportunity to work through exercises. Certification requires attendance at all eight days of class, participation in scheduled project coaching sessions, completion of a Green Belt project and successfully passing a Green Belt written exam.
Lean Six Sigma Black Belt Bridge with Black Belt Certification
(8 classroom days, 8 hours of individual project coaching completion or project and exam) -
MUST be a Certified Green Belt to enroll.
This class takes participants from the Green Belt to the Black Belt level. Additional tools and methods for advanced data collection and analysis will be presented. Participants will learn to focus on improving both customer satisfaction and profits through improved quality, enhanced productivity and reduced cost.
ASQ Certified Six Sigma Black Belt Exam Review Course (24 hours)
This course is designed for the individual who has completed Black Belt training and at least two Six Sigma projects. The course is an exam prep course that assumes knowledge; it is a fast paced review of the Six Sigma materials that are covered in the ASQ body of knowledge.
Public classes for all of the above are regularly scheduled. Certified Master Black Belt and Black Belt instructors are also available to assist with company specific training.