Our Lean Six Sigma Green Belt training teaches a set of proven methods and tools to help organization improve their capabilities to produce better products and services. It also enhances mission capability and/or financial performance.
Improvement team members and leaders will learn the essential skills needed for successful Kaizen and DMAIC projects. Not only will you learn the tools and techniques in the Constraints Management, Lean, and DMAIC methods, but you will also learn analytical skills, group dynamics, team building, and facilitation skills. A TOC/Lean simulation and “Statapult” simulation are used to enhance the learning experience. Data analysis is performed using Microsoft Excel and Excel interface software, QI Macros, or Minitab. The course also includes facilitation and technical assistance during the student’s Green Belt project.
The training follows the Department of the Navy and ASQ Lean Six Sigma Green Belt Body of Knowledge as a guide.
Skills You’ll Learn
The Lean Six Sigma program is focused on job-related skills in the following areas:
- Demonstrating team leadership, understanding team dynamics, and assigning roles and responsibilities
- Training with Minitab statistical software to analyze process data
- Understanding how to become a primary change agent for organizational performance improvement projects
There are many benefits that can come from completing the Lean Six Sigma program, including:
- Increase in salary
- Becoming a valued company asset
- Eligibility for elevated positions
Jan 13 – Mar 31 2022
This course introduces students to the concept of lean manufacturing as a means of waste reduction. Topics include the examination of manufacturing operations and the incorporation of lean techniques to reduce waste, cost, time, and materials in manufacturing processes. Upon completion, students should be able to demonstrate an understanding of lean manufacturing systems and how they benefit the environment and business.
Meeting times and locations:
01/13/22 - 03/31/22
Thur 5:30p - 9:30p
Redd Classroom Bldg, Room 00115
Sun 01/16/22 1p - 4p
Sun 01/30/22 1p - 4p
Sun 02/06/22 1p - 4p
Sun 02/20/22 1p - 4p