Lean Six Sigma is a global, industry wide recognised and highly sought after Continuous Improvement & Project Management methodology to allow practitioners to develop extensive skills within business process improvement.
Training in Lean Six Sigma confirms a commitment to quality and provides a positive impact within any business.
Who Should Attend?
Lean aims to remove all wasteful activity from all processes increasing the value your business generates to its customer base, at the same time as maximising efficiency.
Six Sigma is a method to reduce defects and variation from a product or process. Combined, Lean & Six Sigma creates a powerful toolkit for practitioners to make measurable business improvement.
People attending Lean Six Sigma Yellow Belt training will be sent a copy of the Lean Six Sigma White Belt Course for free.
People attending Lean Six Sigma Green Belt training will need to have completed the Lean Six Sigma Yellow Belt training.
People attending Lean Six Sigma Black Belt training will need to have completed the Lean Six Sigma Green Belt training.
Our Lean Six Sigma courses are held at our Training Centre in Retford, Nottinghamshire and can be used toward your CPD.
Lean Six Sigma Yellow Belt training is six hours long and includes the Lean Six Sigma White Belt.
Lean Six Sigma Green Belt training is 40 hours long.
Lean Six Sigma Black Belt training is 40 hours long.
Lean Six Sigma Yellow Belt training covers:
5’s, mistake proofing
Baseline measurement & data collection
Introduction to Lean & Six Sigma and the Define, Measure, Analyse, Improve, Control (DMAIC) improvement cycle
Introduction to process variation, sigma, standard deviation and statistical process control
Introductory Graphical analysis
Key project tools within the DMAIC phases of process improvement required to operate at Yellow belt level including:
Measurement and systems planning
Process capability and stability analysis
Root cause and problem-solving analysis (Fishbone, 5 why)
Simulated activities to bring the methodology to life
Voice of the Customer/business
Lean Six Sigma Green Belt training also includes:
Advanced Graphical analysis
Advanced Process capability and stability analysis
Advanced Voice of the Customer/business
Design of Experiments overview
Measurement systems analysis
Process and Value Stream Mapping
Process variation, sigma, standard deviation and statistical process control
Project tools within the DMAIC phases of process improvement required to operate at Green belt level including:
Lean Six Sigma Black Belt training includes all the above in more depth and concentrates on leadership.
Candidates will be required to complete a project using the training learning prior to advancing forward for ISO accreditation. This will need to be discussed on an individual basis as there’s further work post course required for this.