Lean Six Sigma Yellow Belt

Tuesday, Feb 19, 2019, 9 a.m. - 5 p.m. (CST)

Yellow Belts are trained/certified individuals who maintain a general knowledge of the Lean Six Sigma approach and basic methodologies and tools.  They are considered prime candidates to participate on Lean Six Sigma teams.  Yellow Belts are empowered to provide more meaningful assistance through dedicated projects, and their day-to-day roles toward the organization’s performance goals.  Register online here.

What is included in a Lean Six Sigma Yellow Belt Certification?

Lean Six Sigma Yellow Belt Certification training includes:

  • 2-day session containing instruction and hands-on, interactive exercises
  • Successful completion of the Lean Six Sigma Yellow Belt exam (given on Day 2) 

Objectives

I. Introduction to Lean Six Sigma

  • The need for quality and continuous improvement
  • What is Six Sigma?
  • What is Lean?

II. Overview of the DMAIC methodology

  • The tools of Define

            - Elements of the charter

            - Process flow and SIPOC

  • The tools of Measure

            - Sampling

            - Types of data and data collection

  • The tools of Analyze

            - Graphical displays of data

            - Basic statistics

            - Introduction to hypothesis testing

  • The tools of Improve

             - Generating improvement ideas

             - Testing improvement ideas

             - Pilot testing improvements

             - Implementing improvements

  • The tools of Control

             - Standard work and other documentation

             - Control plans

             - Levels of control

             - Project hand-off and closure

III. Course closure and LSS exam

Register online here. **Registration of three or more participants from one company is discounted to $600.00 per participant**

Instructor: Daniel Clark

This course is provided in partnership with Greater Memphis Medical Device Council (GMMDC). If your employer is a member of GMMDC, please select GMMDC discount on registration page. Contact MSQPC if you would like to conduct FMEA training on-site for your organization.

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