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Six Sigma Green Belt Training Course

Who Would Benefit

This programme is ideal for those professionals that are already experienced with Lean Six Sigma Methodology, probably leading projects, or operating under the guidance of a Black Belt as part of a team working on larger and more complex projects. The Lean Green Belt Six Sigma training course will guide you in all aspects of Lean Six Sigma methodology so that you can understand how to implement and apply Lean Six Sigma with a high level of competence.

Course Description

At the end of Lean & Six Sigma Yellow Belt training you will have the skills to improve & enhance the business. The training course includes five days of practical classroom based development followed by an on the job project in which the objective is to use the new skills and knowledge to make a cost saving or increase in productivity that would result in a minimum benefit of £50,000  to the organisation.


Over the 4-6 months of the programme the tutor will have regular mentoring sessions with the delegates to check they are on track with their project and successfully using the right tools at each stage as they work toward making savings and efficiencies. At the end of the programme successful projects are validated and individuals certified as Six Sigma Green Belts.


  • 5-day classroom course (max 14 people)
  • 4-6 month programme
  • Monthly mentoring meetings
  • Final project validation
  • Certification as Six Sigma Green Belts
  • Minimum saving of £50,000 per delegate



Learning Outcomes
  • Explain the philosophy and origin of Six Sigma
  • Describe the relevance of Six Sigma and where it can be applied
  • Evaluate the “Voice of the Customer” (VOC)
  • Apply the DFSS (Design for Six Sigma) Process
  • Apply the DMAIC Process (Define, Measure, Analyse, Improve and Control).
  • Utilise a wide variety of tools and techniques appropriate for each step in the DMAIC process
  • Explain process capability and variability
  • Apply SPC (Statistical Process Control)
  • Identify areas within their business where Six Sigma can be applied.
  • Develop an implementation plan specific to their company to save in excess of £50,000


The Programme Includes:

Day 1 – Define : Defining the problem, Project Charter raising & all methodologies/tools

Day 2 – Measure : Measuring the problem, how serious is is, obtaining facts not hearsay or “white noise”

Day 3 – Measure & Analyse : Measuring the facts then analysing these facts to get to the root cause

Day 4 – Analyse & Improve : Analysing the facts then looking at how to improve, trials or pilots. Remeasuring to see the Sigma change along with cost savings.

Day 5 – Control & Lean : Controlling the improvements so they don’t slip back to the “old way” & understanding how to implement Lean Six Sigma Training for long-term beneftis.


Six Sigma Green Belt
  • What is Six Sigma?
  • Where can it be used?
  • How does it link to Lean?
  • Can anybody have the training?
  • What benefits will it bring?
  • DMAIC – principles & methodology (interactive exercises in all phases)
  • House of Continuous Improvement
  • Operational definition (interactive exercise)
  • Gauge R & R (interactive exercise)
  • Process Maps (interactive exercise)
  • Data collection (how, where, when & why)
  • “Waste” video (interactive exercise)
  • Project identification
  • Quiz
  • Mentoring
  • What is Lean?
  • History?
  • Who uses it?
  • How can it benefit the company?
  • Why do we need it?
  • Lean chaos experiment!
Tools Used For Lean
  • 7 wastes, what are they & have we got them in our business?
  • VA & NVA : What is it?
  • 6S & 6S interactive exercise
  • Visual factory : what is it?
  • Kanban system.
  • Root Cause Analysis (RCA)
  • Quiz
Tools Used For Six Sigma
  • Project Charter – What is the defect & scope of the project
  • Bell curve
  • FMEA
  • Cause & Effect matrix
  • Cause & effect diagram
  • Y=f(x)
  • Sigma values (DPMO)
  • 5Ys’
  • Charts/Graphs
  • Process maps
  • Benefits matrix
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