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IASSC Lean Six Sigma Green Belt Course

This IASSC Lean Six Sigma Green Belt course is intensively focused on preparing your team for the IASSC Green Belt exam. It combines two proven methodologies, lean and six sigma. When used effectively, Lean Six Sigma can increase productivity, reduce waste, and drive continuous top and bottom line improvements in any organisation.

Your team will gain the knowledge and skills they need to be able to effectively manage Green Belt projects, to assist in Black Belt projects, and to sit the IASSC Lean Six Sigma Green Belt Exam.

  • What Are The Benefits?
  • Course Content
  • Who Attends?
  • FAQ

Learn about the benefits of this IASSC Lean Six Sigma Green Belt Course.

  • International Lean Six Sigma Certification

    This programme is primarily focused on exam preparation. It is designed to prepare each participant to sit and pass the IASSC Lean Six Sigma Green Belt exam successfully, in order to gain a globally respected IASSC Lean Six Sigma Green Belt certification.
  • Introduce Savings and Sustainable Improvements

    Your team will learn how Lean Six Sigma methods can transform how your organisation works, eliminating waste, improving processes and thereby delivering savings.
  • Confidence Implementing the DMAIC Cycle

    The DMAIC Cycle (Define, Measure, Analyse, Implement and Control) is at the core of Lean Six Sigma processes. During this exam preparation course, we will cover each aspect of the DMAIC Cycle, and outline how it can be correctly implemented.
  • Best Practice Lean Six Sigma Methods

    Our course syllabus is in line with the Universally Accepted Lean Six Sigma Body of Knowledge (ILSSBOK), which is the only industry defined standard in the history of Six Sigma.
  • A Trusted, Accredited Provider

    Professional Development is an Accredited Training Organisation (ATO) with IASSC, and our trainers are IASSC Accredited Training Associates (ATA).
  • Enhanced Career Prospects

    Certification is essential for those wishing to specialise in the area of Lean Six Sigma. This certification is universally recognised and respected by employers in all sectors.

What is covered on this IASSC Lean Six Sigma Green Belt Course?

This is our standard course outline for our IASSC Lean Six Sigma Green Belt programme. It is centred around preparing for IASSC exam success. We also offer the option to extend the programme length, tailoring the content to include targeted practical work for your team.

Module 1: Define Phase

  • Introduction to IASSC Lean Six Sigma Green Belt Examination:

    About IASSC
    Exam Application and Format
  • The Basics of Six Sigma

    Meaning of Six Sigma
    General History of Six Sigma and Continuous Improvement
    Deliverables of a Lean Six Sigma Project
    The Problem Solving Strategy y+f(x)
    Voice of the Customer, Business and Employee
    Six Sigma Roles and Responsibilities
  • The Fundamentals of Lean Six Sigma

    Defining a Process
    Critical to Quality Characteristics (CTQs)
    Cost of Poor Quality (COPQ)
    Pareto Analysis (80:20 rule)
    Basic Six Sigma Metrics
  • The Lean Enterprise

    Understanding Lean
    The History of Lean
    Lean and Six Sigma
    The 8 Elements of Waste
    5S
  • Selecting Lean Six Sigma Projects

    Building a Business Case and Project Charter
    Developing Project Metrics
    Financial Evaluation and Benefits Capture
  • Lean Six Sigma Project Structure

    Governance Structures
    Roles and Responsibilities
    Selecting team members
    Managing Change
  • Define:

    IASSC Examination Sample Questions and Answers

Module 2: Measure Phase

  • Process Definition

    Cause and Effect / Fishbone Diagrams
    Process Mapping, SIPOC, Value Stream Map
    XY Diagram
    Failure Modes and Effects Analysis (FMEA)
  • Six Sigma Statistics

    Basic Statistics
    Descriptive Statistics
    Normal Distributions and Normality
    Graphical Analysis
  • Measurement System Analysis

    Precision and Accuracy
    Bias, Linearity and Stability
    Gage Repeatability and Reproducibility
    Variable and Attribute MSA
  • Process Capability

    Capability Analysis
    Concept of Stability
    Attribute and Discrete Capability
    Monitoring Techniques
  • Measure:

    IASSC Examination Sample Questions and Answers

Module 3: Analyse Phase

  • Analyse Process Maps

    Patterns of Variation

    Mult-Vari Analysis
    Classes of Distributions
  • Inferential Statistics

    Understanding Inference
    Sampling Techniques and Uses
    Central Limit Theorem
  • Hypothesis Testing

    General Concepts and Goals
    Significance: Practical vs Statistical
    Risk; Alpha and Beta
    Types of Hypothesis Test
    Hypothesis Testing with Normal Data
    Hypothesis Testing with Non-Normal Data
    Chi-Squared (Contingency Tables)
  • Analyse:

    IASSC Examination Sample Questions and Answers

Module 4: Improve Phase

  • Improve

    Running Kaisen Events
    Implementing Pull and Kanban Systems
    Error Proofing
    Implementing 5S
    Linear Regression
    Multiple Regressions Analysis
  • Improve

    IASSC Examination Sample Questions and Answers

Module 5: Control Phase

  • Control

    Lean Controls, 5S Kanban, Poka Yoke (Mistake Proofing)
    Standardised procedures
    Visual Workplace
    Statistical Process Control (SPC) including Data Collection and various charts such as R-Chart, P-Chart and U-Chart
    Six Sigma Control Plans
  • Control:

    IASSC Examination Sample Questions and Answers

Who Attends This IASSC Lean Six Sigma Green Belt Course?

  • This course is suited to participants from both service and manufacturing backgrounds.
  • Our courses are attended by delegates from many different industries including hospitality, retail, engineering, IT, pharmaceutical and manufacturing.
  • As this is an exam-preparation course for the IASSC Lean Six Sigma Green Belt exam, this course is an ideal choice for anyone seeking to gain respected, globally acknowledged certification as a Lean Six Sigma Green Belt practitioner.
  • We recommend this course for anyone who wants to begin introducing significant, sustainable improvements within their workplace.
  • While not essential, some previous experience with or knowledge of Lean methodologies is beneficial for anyone attending this course.

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If you would like advice on whether this course is right for you and your team, you can click to ask a question below or call us on Freephone 1800 910 810.

Frequently Asked Questions: IASSC Lean Six Sigma Green Belt Course

  • Do I need experience to attend this course?

    While not essential, some experience in a Lean or process improvement environment is useful for those attending this course as there is much focus on statistic and Six Sigma methods. If your team is very new to the area of Lean Six Sigma, you may find our Certified Lean Six Sigma Green Belt Course is a better fit for your needs.
  • What Lean Six Sigma certification will my team receive?

    When participants complete this course and successfully pass the IASSC exam, they will receive an internationally recognised IASSC Lean Six Sigma Green Belt Certificate.
  • Who are IASSC?

    The International Association for Six Sigma Certification (IASSC) is a professional association dedicated to growing and enhancing the standards within the Lean Six Sigma community.
  • How does the certification process work?

    Run our 6-day IASSC Lean Six Sigma Green Belt course for your team. This begins to prepare them for the IASSC Green Belt examination with sample questions and answers, and advice on studying and sitting the exam. Each participant applies directly to IASSC to sit their exam. We recommend allocating a study period of 6 weeks after the course has ended before they sit the IASSC Lean Six Sigma Green Belt exam.
  • Who delivers this course?

    Professional Development is an Accredited Training Organisation (ATO) with IASSC and the trainers delivering this programme are IASSC Accredited Training Associates (ATA). Our trainers also have extensive experience in leading Lean Six Sigma projects across a range of business areas.

Do you have any other questions?

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