Does your organization embrace Six Sigma as a way doing business? Are you considering moving to Six Sigma as a strategy for improving organizational efficiency by improving quality, reducing waste and improving processes? If you answered “yes” to either of these questions, then the Six Sigma Yellow Belt could be just what you need to get started.
Six Sigma Yellow Belt provides an introduction to the Six Sigma approach, language and tools. Developing an understanding of the general principles of Six Sigma will enable individuals, regardless of functional responsibility, to contribute in a way that aligns with Six Sigma — through their specific role, day-to-day work, decisions and conversations.
Mar 23, 2017 (8:30am-4pm)
Sep 08, 2017 (8:30am-4pm)
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Companies who implement Six Sigma strive for near perfect products or services to drive customer satisfaction. This program is the first step in helping individuals play a more leading role in implementing Six Sigma through project teams and individual contributions. Six Sigma Green Belt and Black Belt Certification are the next steps in providing deeper knowledge and applied experience in Six Sigma.
In Six Sigma Yellow Belt you will be introduced to the world of Six Sigma — how it “works”, the language, tools, and the outcomes. Through case studies, you will learn and discuss how businesses like Motorola and GE, have reinvented their companies by meeting Six Sigma standards. You will learn how quality management has evolved into a process for sustained excellence, studying specific tools used by experts to help achieve these results. You will also develop a greater appreciation for your role in implementing Six Sigma principles and practices
Anyone who has responsibility for delivering the products or services of an organization, including senior managers, executive sponsors, project or line managers or team members who works within a Six Sigma environment. This program qualifies for Professional Development Units (PDU’s) for Project Management Professionals (PMP) and Certified Associate in Project Management (CAPM). Xavier Leadership Center is a Registered Education Provider for PMI.
Increases every individual’s ability to contribute toward delivering successful Six Sigma projects and Six Sigma strategies by:
In this 1-day program you will learn how to:
“Denny was fun and made the atmosphere interactive, entertaining and was full of Sigma-related stories to clarify all questions we had. It was very enjoyable. I give it a A+++!”
— Georgia, Cincinnati Bell
“Denny presented ‘unfamiliar’ concepts in a way that made them easy to understand. The concepts were also presented in a ‘real-world’ application. It’s a great program!”
— Tracy, Cincinnati Bell
Dennis (Denny) leads Xavier’s Project Management Certification and Six Sigma Programs. Denny brings more than 30 years of business experience, including senior operations and engineering management positions with Procter & Gamble and Belcan. Denny has been teaching project management and process excellence for 12 years and has 18 years of adult training experience. His breadth of experience allows him to share both his knowledge and expertise in managing projects and processes within organizations from a number of industries. Denny has his Professional Certification in Project Management (CPM) and Master Level Certification in Project Management (MCPM) from Xavier University. Both certification credentials are in alignment with the Project Management Institute’s (PMI’s) Project Management Body of Knowledge (PMBOK).Show More