This course is approved for VA Education Benefits.
This certificate program is an extension of the Lean Six Sigma Yellow Belt. Students must successfully complete the Lean Six Sigma Yellow Belt in order to begin the Lean Six Sigma Green Belt. In this course, students will gain a deeper understanding of the principles and concepts of Lean Six Sigma.
Topics will include:
- Quality tools
- Measures of central tendency and dispersion
- The standard normal distribution
Advanced topics such as process capability and control charts are also introduced. Lean Topics include 5S, Eight Wastes, Mistake Proofing and Visual Management.
To earn the certificate, students must attend all days and pass the Green Belt exam. Green Belt training is appropriate for employees of any level who will participate in improvement activities and possibly lead local (department level) improvement projects.
Prerequisites: Successful completion of Lean Six Sigma Yellow Belt course. Familiarity with algebra and Excel graphs and formulas is required. A college degree or equivalent professional experience is recommended. Textbook is required at the first class meeting and is available at the KSU Center bookstore. Internet access is also required.
Skills Assessment & Program Application are located online. Click for instructions. You will be directed to the program application after completing the Skills Assessment.
Students must successfully complete both the Lean Six Sigma Yellow Belt and Lean Six Sigma Green Belt courses to earn a Lean Six Sigma Green Belt Certificate.