Course Detail: LN101 - Lean Six Sigma Green Belt

This course covers the concepts of Lean and Six Sigma for both manufacturing and service businesses. Students are provided an overview of Lean, Six Sigma and the DMAIC problem solving methodology. Included are both statistical and non-statistical techniques used for continuous process improvement such as process definition, process flow diagrams, data collection techniques, measurement techniques, causes of process variation, pareto diagrams, histograms, cause and effect diagrams, control charts and process capability analysis.

The interactive classroom experience emphasizes strategic thinking, flexibility, teamwork and communication skills. Each student will create specific plans for their organizations using these Lean Six Sigma concepts. Students should plan on working in teams on projects outside of class. Participants should plan on spending 4-5 hours a week outside of scheduled class time for reading, homework and team project work where they apply Lean Six Sigma concepts and tools to improve a real business process.

 Session Information: 23STLN101A-T

Schedule: Class meets every Tuesday and Thursday, starting on 05/18/23 and ending on 06/29/23
Times: 05:30pm-08:30pm PDT
Early Bird incl registration fee : $1950.00


Required Textbooks:

Lean Six Sigma Pocket Toolbook
George, M.; Rowlands, D.; Price, M. and Maxey, J. (2005)
McGraw-Hill, New York
ISBN: 0-07-144119-0

This class is in-person and all participants must be fully vaccinated for COVID-19 (physical verification will be require prior to entry of first class) OR request a medical or religious exemption at least two weeks prior to the first day of class and if approved, show proof of negative test results within the last 72 hours prior to each class session. For more information about UW COVID-19 policies please visit: 


Name Additional Resources
Gabrielle McNabb

Facility Detail

University of Washington Tacoma
UWT To Be Determined
1900 Commerce St
Tacoma, WA 98402

Cancellation Policy

A cancellation charge of 2.50% applies to all orders