Who should attend
This course is designed for individuals who want to improve their company’s processes and bottom line using the Lean Six Sigma approach or are interested in understanding the role of Lean Six Sigma as a competency for further educational pursuits
About the course
This course serves as a solid first step in providing you with insight into the Lean Six Sigma competency area. With this foundation and appreciation of the competency, you may choose to pursue further training on specific statistical techniques and other aspects of Lean Six Sigma while beginning to apply Lean thinking in your daily operations. You’ll develop an understanding of what is involved in becoming a Lean Thinker, understand the purpose of Lean and Six Sigma, learn to see waste and problems, and connect to customer value.
What You Will Learn
- How to see waste and problems, and connect to customer value
- The purpose of Lean and Six Sigma
- What is meant by a Lean Enterprise System
- Process Entropy and PDCA (Plan-Do-Check-Act)
- Customer value, the three types of processes, and the eight wastes
- How to define a problem with emphasis on eliminating waste
- Root cause identification
- The components of Lean thinking
- The role and components of Six Sigma
How You Will Benefit
- Learn to see waste and problems, and connect to customer value.
- Understand the purpose of Lean and Six Sigma.
- Identify the elements of a Lean process within the workplace.
- Apply DMAIC (define, measure, analyze, improve, and control) in the workplace.
Mr. Brown has over 30 years of experience in supply chain management operations and services as an operations manager, consultant, educator, and executive recruiter. Tim was appointed as Managing Director in the Georgia Tech Supply Chain & Logistics Institute (SCL). SCL is a unit of Georgia ...
Because of COVID-19, many providers are cancelling or postponing in-person programs or providing online participation options.
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