Professional Development Courses

All of these courses are available as customizable options, delivered on your site to your group.

Contact, Amy Barsha at 708.534-4565 to set up your training today.

Courses

Students will complete a Lean Six Sigma project from inception to completion. Dates and times are flexible; please contact Continuing Ed Dept at continuinged@govst.edu or 708.534.3199 to set schedule with instructor.


January 4, 2022 to May 13, 2022
The Lean Six Sigma Green Belt certificate program will focus on both Advanced Lean Techniques and Six Sigma "Green Belt" methodologies. Detailed and real-world examples of lean thinking will be reviewed with hands - on examples to enhance the learning experience. Learn how to integrate theories of business, statistics, and the elimination of waste with the goal of achieving tangible results. Six Sigma methods will include project planning and various statistical tools to equip the student to be Green Belt certified and a practitioner of Lean Six Sigma at their organization. The course is offered 100% online. Textbooks are an additional fee. Funding Available: This is a WIOA Approved Program.


January 4, 2022 to May 13, 2022
This certification will give healthcare professionals the tools to improve patient care delivery processes, quality of patient outcomes, and patient satisfaction through Lean and Six Sigma quality and process improvement methodologies. In the ever-changing landscape of healthcare, this course offers detailed and real-world examples of lean thinking coupled with exercises to enhance your learning experience. Learn how to define and implement strategies for healthcare delivery processes and identify opportunities to reduce variations to optimal processes. Use Six Sigma methodology and various statistical tools in project planning to become a recognized practitioner of Lean Six Sigma in hospital or healthcare facilities. The self-paced course with instructor check-in is offered 100% online. Textbooks are an additional fee.Students have 8 to 10 weeks to complete the course and have instructor check-in options available via Zoom.


January 4, 2022 to May 13, 2022