Customers place a high value on
predictably consistent business processes and Six Sigma is a
proven methodology for delivering consistent incremental improvement.
By reducing process variation Six Sigma frees the organization
to focus on improving process capability and as sigma levels
increase, the cost of poor quality decreases and profitability
increases. This is why Six Sigma is highly associated with the
delivery of consistent world-class quality.
The Six Sigma Greenbelt online
program provides an overview of the Six Sigma concepts and tools
including Six Sigma deployment practices, project development,
and the DMAIC problem-solving approach.
Students should have a general
understanding of basic mathematical functions, the reading comprehension
level of a high school graduate, and general proficiency in
using Windows-based computer software.
By completing this course, students
will be able to:
1. Recognize key attributes of a successful Six Sigma program.
2. Appreciate project selection
3. Realize the role of a Green
Belt in the Six Sigma organization.
4. Understand fundamentals of the
DMAIC problem solving methodology.
5. Use basic Six Sigma tools for
Six Sigma project definition and process baseline.
6. Understand the need for advanced
problem solving and improvement methodologies used by Project
7. Actively participate in a Six
This training is suitable for anyone
wanting to learn the fundamental skills necessary to contribute
to a Six Sigma team as a Green Belt. In addition, Six Sigma
Champions, who sponsor projects, will also benefit from this
understanding of the Six Sigma project methodology.
Green Belts are chosen for Six
Sigma project teams based on their process knowledge. They work
as part of a team assigned to a given project, maintaining their
operational roles in the organization. Eventually, most employees
will achieve Green Belt status.