### Yellow belt workshop

This one-day short course provides an introduction to Lean Six Sigma. The history of Lean Six Sigma is discussed. The DMAIC process is introduced. Various tools used in Lean Six Sigma projects are introduced. A Lean Six Sigma case study is used to illustrate the execution of a Lean Six Sigma project. Organization-wide deployment of Lean Six Sigma, selection of Lean Six Sigma projects, formation of teams, project management, and Lean Six Sigma certification are discussed. Upon successful completion of the course, participants will receive a Yellow Belt in Lean Six Sigma.

The target audience for this short course includes executives, who are responsible for Lean Six Sigma deployment and project selection, and practitioners, who will be involved in Lean Six Sigma projects in supporting roles.

**Lean Six Sigma Workshop for Yellow Belt**

8:30am-4:30pm

8:30am-9:30am Introduction to Lean Six Sigma

9:30am-10:30am The DMAIC process

10:30am-10:45am Break

10:45am-11:45am Introduction to tools used in Lean Six Sigma

11:45am-12:30pm Working lunch

12:30pm-2:30pm A Lean Six Sigma case study

2:30pm-2:45pm Break

2:45pm-4:30pm Lean Six Sigma deployment, team formation, project management, and certification

### Green belt workshop

This five-day short course provides an introduction to Lean Six Sigma. The history of Lean Six Sigma is discussed. The DMAIC process and concept of Lean are introduced. Lean Six Sigma tools used in Lean Six Sigma projects are introduced with a focus in application of statistical analysis. These tools include Gauge R&R, test of hypothesis, analysis of variance, linear regression, response surface method, Monte Carlo analysis, design of experiments, SPC, FMEA, and robust design. Several Lean Six Sigma case studies are presented to help students understand the execution of a Lean Six Sigma project and use of various tools. Organization-wide deployment of Lean Six Sigma, selection of Lean Six Sigma projects, formation of teams, project management, and Lean Six Sigma certification are discussed. Upon successful completion of the course, participants will receive a Green Belt in Lean Six Sigma.

The target audience for this short course are practitioners who will be working on or leading Lean Six Sigma projects. It is not necessary to obtain a yellow belt before taking this course.

**Lean Six Sigma Workshop – Green Belt**

Day 1. Introduction to Lean Six Sigma and statistical background

8:30am-4:30pm

Day 2. The DMAIC process and concept of Lean

8:30am-4:30pm

Day 3. The DAIC process, concept of Lean (continued), case studies, and starting your Lean Six Sigma project

8:30am-4:30pm

Day 4. Six Sigma tools and your Six Sigma project

8:30am-4:30pm

Day 5. Your Six Sigma project (continued)

8:30am-4:30pm

**Upcoming workshops:**

Yellow Belt: May 11, 2022