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CPE 1204 Lean-Sigma Process Improvement Yellow Belt

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Course Description

While Lean Sigma concepts have their roots in manufacturing, studies have shown that similar results have been achieved in the financial services sector, healthcare, and throughout government. The focus of Lean Sigma as a continuous improvement methodology and process management strategy improves processes and eliminates waste.

This course covers essential concepts for better understanding Lean Sigma tools and methodologies and shows how to apply them to improve processes, eliminate waste and enhance organizational performance. At the end of this course you should be able to:

+ Explain how Lean Sigma fits with other continuous improvement methodologies.
+ Evaluate Lean Sigma tools and their intended use related to improving work processes.
+ Describe how to apply Lean Sigma concepts and approaches to a practical application(s).
+ Build skills in “A3” problem solving methodology including current state and future state analysis.
+ Describe typical project report-out and presentation formats.

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Unlimited: $ 376

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Instructor

Dr. Wesley E. Donahue, PE, PMP

Wesley E. Donahue, Ph.D., PE, PLS, PMP, 6σ Black Belt (This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.), is the course Master Instructor. Formerly, he was the director of Penn State Management Development, a self-supporting provider of education and training services to business and industry clients around the world. Before joining Penn State, he was co-founder and executive vice president of a manufacturing and specialty engineering firm; manager of corporate development and international manager of technology for a Fortune 200 company; and, professional associate of a worldwide provider of technical management professional services.

While Lean Sigma concepts have their roots in manufacturing, studies have shown that similar results have been achieved in the financial services sector, healthcare, and throughout government. The focus of Lean Sigma as a continuous improvement methodology and process management strategy improves processes and eliminates waste.

This course covers essential concepts for better understanding Lean Sigma tools and methodologies and shows how to apply them to improve processes, eliminate waste and enhance organizational performance. At the end of this course you should be able to:

+ Explain how Lean Sigma fits with other continuous improvement methodologies.
+ Evaluate Lean Sigma tools and their intended use related to improving work processes.
+ Describe how to apply Lean Sigma concepts and approaches to a practical application(s).
+ Build skills in “A3” problem solving methodology including current state and future state analysis.
+ Describe typical project report-out and presentation formats.

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