A certified Lean Sigma Green Belt is a professional who has expertise in Lean Sigma principles, including supporting systems and tools. A Green Belt will demonstrate project team leadership ability. Green Belts understand the application of DMAIC/DMADV models for Service, Design and Operational Management in accordance with Lean Sigma principles. They are able to identify non-value added elements and activities and are able to use specific tools. The course draws on both the basic problem-solving tools and basic statistical principles.
- Introduction to Lean Sigma
- DMAIC Methodology and Tools
- Lean Sigma Concepts and Tools
- Defining the Project/Goal Setting
- Measurement Techniques
- Analysis of Process Data
- Introduction to Statistical Tools
- Cause and Effect
- Process Capability using SPC
- Co-ordinating Project Teams
Mentoring and Support
A work-based project is undertaken as part of the course. Students will receive project support and mentoring.
Online resources are provided for students to support classroom learning.
Level 6 qualification preferred. At least three years’ experience in a suitable working environment with proven ability.