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Six Sigma Green Belt | Six Sigma Training | Six Sigma Courses

  • Take Industry Recognised Six Sigma Green Belt Training in United Kingdom, delivered by Highly Experienced Six Sigma Instructors.
  • GUARANTEED LOWEST PRICE IN THE INDUSTRY - Successfully Trained over 10,000 Delegates Globally
  • Enrol Now: Our Six Sigma Green Belt Certification Includes Course Material, Exercises, Exams, Classroom Training and Certificates
  • Accelerate your Career by becoming Six Sigma Certified with a World Class Certification Body in Luxury Venues in United Kingdom
  • In the Classroom you will learn how to demonstrate Major Business Improvements and ways to reduce waste to employers, stakeholders and colleagues. 
  • Earning potential with Six Sigma Green Belt between £55k and £90k *
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Six Sigma Green Belt 03/04/2017 London
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Six Sigma Green Belt 03/04/2017 Manchester
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Six Sigma Green Belt 03/04/2017 Aberdeen
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Six Sigma Green Belt 03/04/2017 Leeds
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Six Sigma Green Belt 10/04/2017 Birmingham
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Six Sigma Green Belt 10/04/2017 Glasgow
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Six Sigma Green Belt 18/04/2017 Reading
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Six Sigma Green Belt 18/04/2017 Edinburgh
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Six Sigma Green Belt 18/04/2017 Glasgow
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Six Sigma Green Belt 24/04/2017 London
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Six Sigma Green Belt 24/04/2017 Birmingham
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Course Information (Top)

Overview

The Knowledge Academy Six Sigma Green Belt course covers the following topics:

Six Sigma Green Belt

Six Sigma Training is a globally recognised and respected methodology for quality improvement based on the idea that, with successive quality improvement efforts, defects can be eventually eliminated almost completely from a product. Six Sigma Green Belts are highly sought-after professionals in their field who have the expertise to lead Six Sigma teams on company-wide projects.

This course provides a thorough grounding in the use of Six Sigma for quality improvement projects and includes two certifications: Yellow Belt and Green Belt. Yellow Belt will ground you in the basics of the Six Sigma methodology while Green Belt will teach you how to use this knowledge to be part of, or lead, a Six Sigma improvement team.

 

Course Structure

This training course will be presented in two parts. The part of the course  will cover the Yellow Belt certification and exam, while the final days will cover Green Belt certification and the exam.

 

Prerequisites

There are no prerequisites for this course, so anybody of any experience level can attend.

 

Pre-Course Reading

Before the course begins, you will be sent a pre-course handout introducing Six Sigma and the topics you will be studying. Reading these will ensure you are fully prepared for the beginning of the course.

 

Target Audience

We recommend this course for anybody interested in learning a business process improvement method which is based on real world results. It will be especially useful for managers and those involved in the product development and quality control process.

 

Course Content

The course focuses on the DMAIC (Define, Measure, Analyse, Improve, Control) approach and covers the following areas:

Yellow Belt:

 

  • Introduction to Lean 6 Sigma
  • Lean, 6 Sigma, and Lean 6 Sigma
  • The DMAIC cycle
  • The Lean Triad (5s, Poka Yoke, SMED)
  • Voice of the Customer
  • Understanding Value Stream Maps
  • Heijunka
  • Introduction to Variation & SPC
  • Identifying the Root Cause
  • Solving Problems
  • Kaizen Events
  • Lean Teams

 

Green Belt:

 

  • Lean Management & Cell Theory
  • Improvement Methodologies
  • Defining Projects
  • Implementing Heijunka
  • Creating Value Stream Maps
  • Process Capability
  • GB SPC

 

What is Six Sigma

Six Sigma is a quality improvement methodology for businesses which focuses on collecting and analysing data on business processes in order to identify where defects are occurring and decide how to reduce them. In organisations, Six Sigma is practised by specialised Six Sigma teams with different designations based on the level of learning and certification they have achieved: Black and Master Black Belts oversee Six Sigma related activities, while Green and Yellow Belts work together with the Black Belts to help carry these activities out. Having been invented originally by Motorola in the 1980s, Six Sigma has since been taken on by many other companies and has proven itself as an effective method for quality improvement in business.

 

Case Study – Six Sigma in Action

Arguably the most famous case study on the use of Six Sigma is General Electric’s implementation of it in the 1990s.

In 1995, the owner of General Electric, Jack Welch, knew that the company was in need of a change of strategy. Their product quality was not what it once was and after seeing the success of Six Sigma at his friend Larry Bossidy’s company Allied Signal, he decided that it could be the answer.

Analysis showed that General Electric were currently running at 3 or 4 sigma. By raising this to Six Sigma, or 99.99966% perfection, the company could save between $7 billion and $10 billion. The choice was obvious.

GE introduced their Six Sigma program in 1996 with the goal of reaching the highest level of quality in just five years – Motorola took ten.

Jack Welch knew that Six Sigma could only deliver maximum benefit to GE if it was allowed to fully permeate the company’s processes and culture. This meant focusing on the product not only from the manufacturing perspective but also the value it was delivering to the customer. In addition, almost all employees attended two-week mandatory Six Sigma training. After the company had a few Black Belts these were then able to train other employees to get Green Belt certification, leading to the creation of Six Sigma teams who were able to carry out projects within the company.

GE’s success with Six Sigma also relied on how it was implemented by the executives. Every quarter, each executive was required to work on a Six Sigma project and have it reviewed in a quarterly meeting. The most successful executives were given stock options, creating a rewards culture where the best workers could see their Six Sigma work celebrated. Once workers could see that Six Sigma got the executives’ backing, it was easy to engage the other employees. 

In conclusion, General Electric is one of the biggest Six Sigma success stories because the company managed to turn itself completely around. In just two years, their revenues rose by 11% and their earnings increased by 13%. After five years, they reported savings of $12 billion. Nowadays, Six Sigma is an integral part of GE’s business model, as well as many other Fortune 500 companies.

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FAQs
  • Course Availability

    The spaces remaining on all courses across the website reflect the availability of the maximum printed course materials and equipment available in stock for any given event. If the spaces remaining do not appear, then there is comfortably enough lead time to provision course materials and equipment upon booking.


  • What experience does the course instructor have?

    All of our instructors have over 20 years world class experience including deep expertise in the implementation of best practice in work optimisation, supply chain management and the use of Lean and Six Sigma methodologies.


  • What does The Knowledge Academy provide me with on the course?

    We provide pre-course reading, The Knowledge Academy courseware folder, certificates and refreshments.


  • Does the course include exams?

    Yes, both Yellow & Green Belt exams are provided.


  • Are there any prerequisites for the examinations?

    There are no prerequisites for either exam.


  • What is the structure of the exams?

    Both the Yellow and Green Belt exams are multiple choice.


  • What is the pre-course work?

    We will send some pre-course reading, including a Course Preparation Guide. We advise you to read this, as it will help you at the start of the course.


  • What time shall I arrive at the venue?

    Please arrive at the venue for 08:45am.


  • What are the hours of the course?

    Course hours are 9am to 5pm.


  • Is there homework?

    There will be some homework throughout the course. Completing this will ensure you have the best possible chance of passing the exam.


  • How long until I receive course confirmation details?

    You will receive confirmation details as soon as your place has been booked and confirmed.


What's Included?
  • Exams
  • The Knowledge Academy courseware folder
  • Certificates
  • Experienced Instructors
  • Refreshments

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Reviews

20. Mar

APMP Manchester EVE0063952

I found the course very enjoyable and I have gained a lot of knowledge. The course tutor, Alan Hotchkiss, was absolutely brilliant, he coupled theoretical knowledge with life experience giving examples wherever possible putting information into context.I would definitely recommend the course.Many thanksAmanda Upton

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20. Mar

Daley Smith - PRINCE 2

The Course Structure and handouts were very helpful, Ian was an excellent teacher he knew the subject matter inside out and the class got involved in really good conversations. I would 100% recommend the course as it was very challenging and Ian made it very enjoyable for myself and the rest of the candidates, and i would recommend the knowledge academy for their seamless booking structure.

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