Six Sigma Green Belt - 4 Days

The Six Sigma Green Belt operates in support of or under the supervision of a Six Sigma Black Belt, analyzes and solves quality problems and is involved in quality improvement projects. A Green Belt is someone with at least three years of work experience who wants to demonstrate his or her knowledge of Six Sigma tools and processes.

Six Sigma Green Belt (certificate) participants receive an introduction to the tools and methods that are necessary to successfully participate in Problem Solving and DMAIC improvement projects in a manufacturing or transactional environment. These tools will be introduced by a mix of up-front teaching, and group exercises to ensure learning and knowledge retention. Training material is supplied in hard copy format for delegate use.

This Four - day programme is delivered in only one module. A certificate of Green Belt (certificate) will be awarded upon successful completion of the course.

  • Managers, supervisors, and employees and who want to apply quality control process, efficiency, and methodologies learned in class to a project within their own business.
  • Quality system managers
  • Operations manager
  • Production and materials managers
  • HR managers
  • Finance and commercial managers
  • Management consultants

This course includes following topics:

  • History of Six Sigma
  • Problem solving
  • Basic statistics and displays of data
  • Process mapping and measurement techniques
  • Six sigma tools
  • DMAIC process improvement roadmap
  • How to establish customer requirements
  • How to measure and quantify process performance
  • Statistical and other analytical methods for identifying and understanding sources of variation

Six Sigma Green Belts are expected to be able to carry out process improvement activities and to participate in larger projects which are led by Black Belts. Candidates should have good communication skills, and some experience of team working to improve processes or solve problems.

They should ideally have some experience of using graphical displays of data in software, such as Excel. All candidates are required to bring a laptop computer to the course, equipped with Microsoft Windows 2000 or later with all service releases.