Course Detail: P_LEANGREEN - Lean Six Sigma Green Belt

Contact Hrs/CEUs: 35/3.5

 

(ATTENTION-Fall 2022 Students Only: Please note the Fall 2022 course is planning to be run in-person on the USM Portland Campus).


You will learn many of the Lean Six Sigma techniques, problem-solving methods, and use of statistical tools. A Green Belt certificate will give you all the skills needed to be an effective project leader. A Green Belt certificate also fulfills part of the requirements for the Black Belt certificate.

 

You will learn many of the Lean Six Sigma techniques, problem-solving methods, and use of statistical tools including:

 

  • DMAIC methodology to scope and define improvements

  • Project charter and tracking

  • Process mapping, process monitoring, and control

  • Problem analysis tools and graphical data analysis

  • Solution generation techniques

  • Cost/benefit analysis; Risk planning and testing

  • How to apply Lean concepts (designed to accelerate the speed of processes and reduce waste) such as 5S, waste reduction, Value Stream Mapping, and mistake proofing

  • How to effectively manage team dynamics when working on projects and process improvements

 

Green Belt certification will give you all the skills needed to be an effective project leader. Green Belt certification also fulfills part of the requirements for Black Belt certification.

 

Who Should Attend?

This course is designed for professionals interested in strengthening their quality improvement and project leadership knowledge and skills.

The registration fee includes all materials.

 

IMPORTANT NOTE ON IN PERSON COURSES: The University of Southern Maine requires full Covid vaccinations for participation in face-to-face learning experiences.  You will be required to show proof of vaccination at your first Professional Development Programs (PDP) workshop. In addition, all PDP students must respect current USM mandates including the requirement for face masks at all times indoors and during workshops.

 

For more information:

 

 Session Detail: PP1022LEANGREEN (8 seats (40%) remaining)

Schedule: Every other Wednesday: 10/19/2022, 11/02/2022, 11/16/2022, 11/30/2022, 12/14/2022.
Times: 12:00pm - 07:00pm
Registration Fee : $1725.00

Instructors

Name Additional Resources
Susan Knapp
Joe Allen

Facility Detail

Abromson Center, Room 109/110
88 Bedford St.
Portland, ME 04101

Cancellation Policy

A cancellation charge of 100.00% will be assessed on cancellations occurring within 5 days of the start of this session.