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Lean Six Sigma Green Belt

Course Overview

All businesses experience variation which impacts process stability, predictability and capability. In addition to costly scrap and rework, variation can also impact a business’s ability to ship product and services on time.By reducing and controlling process variation, quality levels can be improved, and the associated costs reduced freeing up valuable resource to work on future development, process control and project management.

Six Sigma is a mathematical term used to describe a performance goal. It is also a methodology, a philosophy and a way of doing business used by many of the World’s most successful companies.

The programme is conducted over 5 defined phases known as DMAIC (Define, Measure, Analyse, Improve and Control). The measurement systems Yellow Belt, Green Belt, Black Belt and Master Black Belt refer to the skill level and training received by the practitioner.

The GBS Lean Six Sigma Green Belt training is a mid-level course designed for those leading medium sized improvement projects within their business areas or involved in the rollout of a continuous improvement programme. Candidates for the sigma green belt training are typically those the business wishes to develop as continuous improvement practitioners, quality professionals, team leaders, engineers or managers.

Our sigma green belt courses training is offered at foundation (5 day) and comprehensive (10 day) levels depending upon business requirements. Both can be provided using either Excel or Minitab statistical software.

Both green belt certifications are highly interactive enabling attendees to immediately apply what they have learnt on a simulated process

Typical learning outcomes

  • Gain a thorough understanding of the Lean Six Sigma tools
  • How to use techniques to reduce cycle-times, process variation and improve quality
  • How to apply the various tools and techniques on a variety of business processes
  • Ability to correctly scope projects and identify the most suitable improvement approach
  • How to lead medium sized improvement projects through to completion
  • Soft skills required to reduce resistance and maximise buy-in
  • Move towards accreditation as a Lean Six Sigma Green Belt

Course format options

  • In House Course
  • Prices available on request

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