Lean Yellow Belt (2 day – instructor led)

This 2 day LEAN Yellow Belt course is an introduction to the methods of Lean and Six Sigma. These approaches to process improvement reduce waste, boost productivity and increase overall profitability.  Lean Six Sigma can be successfully implemented in organisations of every size and in all sectors of industry.  The aim of this course is to improve the understanding and awareness of learners in lean processes and techniques.

LEARNING OUTCOMES
By the end of the course each learner will be able to:
• Understand history and reasons for Lean six sigma
• Understand the concepts, tools and principles of Lean
• Understand the Six Sigma philosophy, the DMAIC methodology and the tools and techniques used in Six Sigma.
• Have an understanding of the similarities, differences and practical applications of both Six Sigma and Lean approaches.
• Take part in small projects using the basic understanding of tools
• Have an understanding of how Lean Six Sigma can be integrated into the company’s management systems
• Identify some initial criteria and guidelines for selecting, reviewing and evaluating Lean Six Sigma projects.
• Have a practical understanding of how these programs can be applied to deliver an effective continuous
improvement program to reduce waste and variation in the business.

COURSE OVERVIEW

TOPIC 1: DEFINE AND MEASURE
• Six Sigma, DMAIC methodology, Lean Systems, Cost of Poor Quality (COPQ)
• Identify waste and understand the 8 Lean Waste Streams
• Define a problem statement, use a Project Charter and Project Schedule
• Introduction to SIPOC and VOC
• Stakeholder Communication Plan
• Introduction to Process Mapping
• Collecting and Measuring Data, Control and Pareto Charts

TOPIC 2: ANALYSE AND IMPROVE
• Team techniques
• Cause-Effect Diagrams
• Brainstorming
• Prioritise potential causes
• Decision making tools

TOPIC 3: CONTROL
• Visual Management
• Review and Action on a continuous basis PDCA

 

Trainer: Padraig McCabe

Padraig is a Master Black Belt Certified Trainer, Entrepreneur, Company owner and Business Development Engineer with 31 years of global business experience across various industries. He has delivered training and workshops to personnel and organisations in China, Hong Kong, India, the UK, Scandinavia, Central Europe and to companies in 32 of the 50 USA states.

 

Participants will be contacted before the programme commences to get your input to ensure all area’s of interest are addressed.

 

  • Lean Yellow Belt
    6th May 2021
    9:30 am - 4:30 pm
  • Lean Yellow Belt
    7th May 2021
    9:30 am - 4:30 pm

Registration Options

Details Price Qty
Lean Yellow Beltshow details + €140.00 (EUR)  

Venue:  

Address:
Ireland

Description:
This event is being hosted online