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Lean Six Sigma Yellow Belt

Next Date: April 23, 2020



Join this interactive, teamwork-oriented workshop designed for practical application back at work.

This one-day workshop will provide you with a hands-on review of Lean Six Sigma Process Improvement and prepare you to become an active team member in your organization’s Lean Six Sigma journey. Throughout the day you will get the opportunity to discuss and apply frequently used tools as you learn about DMAIC, the five phases of an improvement project.

Take standalone or as a follow-up to White Belt Training (Combined program listed here)

• Hands-on, team-oriented workshop where you’ll learn how your team can navigate the Lean Six Sigma DMAIC process improvement methodology.
• Practice DMAIC tools for each phase, using real-world business examples
• Return to work ready to be a more professional and effective project team member–or ready to be a better sponsor or champion of project teams.

Course Takeaways
• Learn how to apply the five-phase DMAIC improvement methodology
• Appreciate how to charter a project for a successful outcome
• Become familiar with using some key tools for each phase of DMAIC
• Understand the central role of process thinking
• Be well-prepared for Green Belt Training and Certification
• Be prepared to play your role in your organization’s Lean Six Sigma journey

• Class schedule: April 23, 2020 | 9:00 am – 4:30 pm
• Breakfast and lunch provided
• If you feel you already have a foundation in Lean Six Sigma already, you can take this course stand-alone.
• If Lean Six Sigma and DMAIC are new to you, or you would like a refresher, take Day 1 – White Belt Training together with Yellow Belt – see the combined program here

  • Any employees interested in helping make work more effective, efficient and valuable
  • Individuals who are considering future Green Belt Training/Certification and would like to validate that LSS is for them
  • Supervisors of LSS project leaders
  • Potential LSS project team members
  • Future Green Belts

Benefits for the participant | You will:

  • Gain the knowledge, tools and confidence to begin leading process improvement projects
  • Know how to use some key Lean, Six Sigma tools used in the DMAIC process
  • Be prepared for Lean Six Sigma Green Belt Training and Certification
  • Add a valuable, in-demand skillset and credential to your résumé
  • Be better prepared to support Green Belt-level projects and Kaizen events, as a sponsor/supervisor or a valuable project team member

Benefits for the organization | Build your team’s ability to:

  • Streamline processes and reduce waste
  • Improve profitability and better satisfy your customers
  • Problem solve across functional areas

Lead Instructor: Dr. Tim Read,  Certified Lean Six Sigma Master Black Belt. Tim has years of experience implementing, leading and overseeing process and quality projects, as well as training and coaching business professionals in the LSS methodology. See Tim’s profile here.

Just a few of the concepts and tools you’ll learn and practice:

  • Fundamentals of Lean Six Sigma
  • Understanding a Process
  • The Lean Six Sigma Methodology – DMAIC
  • Defining and Chartering Projects
  • Measuring Current Performance
  • Analyzing Root Causes
  • Developing Solutions to Improve
  • Locking in the Gains


1 Continuing Education Unit (CEU)

In order to support your organization’s training and growth, Executive Education will provide you with additional savings if three or more individuals from your organization enroll in the same certificate program.  Please contact a learning consultant for more information.