Instructor: Heather McCain

Heather McCain
Biography: Heather McCain is currently a Professor of the Practice for Project Management at the University of Kansas. She has more than 25 years of experience in quality engineering and management. She works with companies to implement continuous improvement methodologies and provides training on quality, project management, and process improvement. Recently she was the quality manager for consumer product at Garmin International. Prior to joining Garmin, Heather was with Hallmark Cards and AlliedSignal (now Honeywell) Aerospace and Automotive. Heather is a senior member of American Society for Quality (ASQ) and is extremely active in her local ASQ section. She is also involved with the Joint Engineering Council of Kansas City as the past president. Heather is a Certified Quality Engineer and Certified Manager of Quality/Organizational Excellence. She has a bachelor's degree in electrical engineering from Kansas State University and a master's degree in engineering management from the University of Kansas. She is pursuing her doctorate in technology management from Indiana State University.


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Lean Six Sigma Green Belt Certification
This on-demand online program prepares new Green Belts to lead projects and contribute to improving services and manufacturing. Attendees will learn to apply the Six Sigma DMAIC model (define, measure, analyze, improve and control) for these improvement activities.
Those who pass the exam will receive Green Belt certification from the University of Kansas.
You can enroll and start at any time and take up to two months to complete the course at your own pace even if you finish after June 30.

October 12, 2020 to June 30, 2021, Self-paced Online Training