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Are you dealing with a lot of waste and inefficiencies in your organisation? Are you dealing with some complicated operational problems and issues without knowing the solution? Are you tasked with improving your cost efficiency, customer satisfaction and financial performance?

This two-day Lean Six Sigma Yellow Belt course, designed for middle to senior managers in private and public sector organisations, introduces participants to two powerful business and operational excellence strategies, developed to transform business processes.

Using exciting tools and techniques, participants will adopt lean thinking and be equipped with skills and confidence to identify and reduce waste, improve quality and reduce cost and make performance gains.

Having successfully completed an open book Multiple Choice exam at the end of day 2 and a Lean Six Sigma Yellow Belt project, participants will be awarded a Certificate in Lean Six Sigma Yellow Belt. This Certificate provides a demonstration of managerial readiness and knowledge to develop and embed these techniques and tools within organisation strategy.

Course Information

Award Type Certificate in Lean Six Sigma Yellow Belt

Delivery Method In Person

Location
On Campus (Location TBC)

Start 20th - 21st May 2024

Duration
2 Days

Sector
Leadership and Management

Fee
£600

Day 1

Introduction to Lean Thinking

  • Lean Thinking vs Lean Production System
  • 7 + 1 Forms of Waste Analysis (Exercise)
  • Lean Methodology

 

Introduction to Six Sigma

  • Lean vs Six Sigma
  • Three Dimensions of Six Sigma
  • Variation (Exercise)
  • Six Sigma Methodology (DMAIC)
  • DMAIC 4.0
  • ISO 18404 standard

 

Introduction to Lean Six Sigma

  • Why Lean Six Sigma?
  • Benefits of LSS from case studies
  • LSS project and its characteristics
  • Day 1 (Wrap up)

 

Day 2

  • Basic Tools of Lean and Six Sigma (7 to 8 tools of LSS)
  • Exercises on the use of tools applied to your business (Group exercise)
  • Integration of tools in DMAIC methodology
  • LSS Yellow Belt project and preparation of the report
  • Day 2 (Course wrap up)
  • LSS Yellow Belt Open Book Exam (Multiple Choice Questions)

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