Lean Six Sigma Green Belt Certification Training in Columbia, MD, United States

Path to Become Six Sigma Green Belt

  • Comprehensive training for IASSC Certified Green Belt (ICGB) exam
  • 3 days(24 hours)Training delivered by Certified experts, plus E-learning
  • End-to-end exam prep support and assistance
  • Gain competence to contribute to organizational success by applying the Six Sigma philosophy
  • Lean Six Sigma Green Belt Certification provided through PEOPLECERT
  • KnowledgeHut is an Accredited Training Organization of PEOPLECERT
  • Free 180 days access to Lean Six Sigma Green Belt e-Learning

Lean Six Sigma Green Belt

In order to survive in today’s competitive markets, organizations strive to eliminate wastage and improve efficiency of processes. Lean Six Sigma Green Belts are paraprofessionals who have been trained on the Lean Six Sigma improvement methodology. They have the expertise to lead or support improvement initiatives within the organization and work on a data-driven approach to eliminate defects and improve processes in the organisation. The Lean Six Sigma Green Belt Certificate Program focuses on creating a mindset and culture shift that eliminates wastage of time and resources, and replaces the methods used in traditional contexts with a set of tools that produce near-perfect results. 

These certified professionals work to support, or under the supervision of a Six Sigma Black Belt. The Six Sigma Green Belt certification will give you the credibility to bring about organizational changes and realize your potential as a dynamic change leader. As a Six Sigma professional, you will work on continual quality improvement by analyzing and solving quality problems, and strive to create a high performance organization. 

KnowledgeHut’s comprehensive course covers in-depth all the objectives covered in the Lean Six Sigma Green Belt certification exam. The course and subsequent certification will give you expertise in the DMAIC processes and their implementation. This course builds upon and adds to the topics covered in the Lean Six Sigma Yellow Belt course.  

Lean Six Sigma Green belts can occupy positions such as Lean Six Sigma Consultant, Lead Manufacturing Engineer, Process Development Engineer, Data Scientist, Director, Performance Excellence and more. The average salary for Lean Six Sigma Green Beltcertified professionalsranges from approximately $42,372 per year for Process Technician to $81,222 per year for Business Consultant

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Who can do Six Sigma Green Belt certification?

  • Financial/Business Analyst
  • Commodity Manager
  • Project Manager
  • Quality Manager
  • Business Development Manager
  • Manufacturing Process Engineer
  • Continuous improvement director
  • Business Managers or Consultants
  • Project manager/Program Manager
  • Director or VP of Operations
  • CEO, CFO, CTO

Knowledgehut Experience

CERTIFICATION AND SKILLS

The curriculum is mapped to Lean Six Sigma Green Belt certification exam. The course will give you maximum learning benefit for clearing the exam at the very first attempt.

THE KNOWLEDGEHUT GUARANTEE

Our USP is the quality of our training. Our instructors have created the most comprehensive curriculum for you to clear the exam.

CERTIFICATION JOURNEY SUPPORT

Not just in learning, but you will get support in all aspects of the certification. Right from assistance with enrolling for exams to solving your doubts post workshop, we have your back!

What you will learn

    The principles and philosophy behind the Lean Six Sigma method

  • To gather data, and participate in problem solving

  • To apply statistical methods to improve business processes

  • Design and implement Six Sigma projects

  • The DMAIC proces

  • Root cause analysis and basic statistical analyses on process measurements

  • To identify and control wasteful processes

  • To evaluate daily activities, to reduce cycle times, and improve quality

  • To evaluate problems, statistically and quantitatively

  • Support and assist Black Belts

  • Increase profitability using Lean Six Sigma methodology

  • Prepare for the IASSC Lean Six Sigma Green Belt certification exam

Prerequisites

There are no prerequisites for attending the course or taking up the exam.

It is recommended (but not mandatory) that Lean Six Sigma training is obtained through a qualified institution such as KnowledgeHut. It is also recommended (although not mandatory) that those sitting for the exam have some degree of real-world Lean Six Sigma work experience and project application experience.

Curriculum

  • Meanings of Six Sigma
  • General History of Six Sigma & Continuous Improvement
  • Deliverables of a Lean Six Sigma Project
  • The Problem Solving Strategy Y = f(x) 1.1.5 Voice of the Customer, Business and Employee
  • Six Sigma Roles & Responsibilities
  • Defining a Process
  • Critical to Quality Characteristics (CTQ’s)
  • Cost of Poor Quality (COPQ)
  • Pareto Analysis (80:20 rule)
  • Basic Six Sigma Metrics: including DPU, DPMO, FTY, RTY Cycle Time, deriving these metrics and these metrics
  • Building a Business Case & Project Charter
  • Developing Project Metrics
  • Financial Evaluation & Benefits Capture
  • Understanding Lean
  • The History of Lean
  • Lean & Six Sigma
  • The Seven Elements of Waste: a. Overproduction, Correction, Inventory, Motion, Overprocessing, Conveyance, Waiting
  • 5S: Straighten, Shine, Standardize, Self-Discipline, Sort
  • Cause & Effect / Fishbone Diagrams
  • Process Mapping, SIPOC, Value Stream Map
  • X-Y Diagram
  • Failure Modes & Effects Analysis (FMEA)
  • Basic Statistics
  • Descriptive Statistics
  • Normal Distributions & Normality
  • Graphical Analysis
  • Precision & Accuracy
  • Bias, Linearity & Stability
  • Gage Repeatability & Reproducibility
  • Variable & Attribute MSA
  • Capability Analysis
  • Concept of Stability
  • Attribute & Discrete Capability
  • Monitoring Techniques
  • Multi-Vari Analysis
  • Classes of Distributions
  • Understanding Inference
  • Sampling Techniques & Uses
  • Central Limit Theorem
  • General Concepts & Goals of Hypothesis Testing
  • Significance; Practical vs. Statistical
  • Risk; Alpha & Beta
  • Types of Hypothesis Test
  • 1 & 2 sample t-tests
  • 1 sample variance
  • One Way ANOVA: a. Including Tests of Equal Variance, Normality Testing and Sample Size calculation, performing tests and interpreting results.
  • Mann-Whitney
  • Kruskal-Wallis
  • Mood’s Median
  • Friedman
  • 1 Sample Sign
  • 1 Sample Wilcoxon
  • One and Two Sample Proportion
  • Chi-Squared (Contingency Tables): a. Including Tests of Equal Variance, Normality Testing and Sample Size calculation, performing tests and interpreting results.
  • Correlation
  • Regression Equations
  • Residuals Analysis
  • Non- Linear Regression
  • Multiple Linear Regression
  • Confidence & Prediction Intervals
  • Residuals Analysis
  • Data Transformation, Box Cox
  • Control Methods for 5S
  • Kanban
  • Poka-Yoke (Mistake Proofing)
  • Data Collection for SPC
  • I-MR Chart
  • Xbar-R Chart
  • U Chart
  • P Chart
  • NP Chart
  • X-S chart
  • CumSum Chart
  • EWMA Chart
  • Control Chart Anatomy
  • Cost Benefit Analysis
  • Elements of the Control Plan
  • Elements of the Response Plan

FAQS

FAQ's

The Six Sigma Green Belt program is designed for professionals and students who want to develop the ability to lead process-improvement initiatives. An indicative list of participants in could include:

  • Financial/business analyst
  • Commodity manager
  • Project manager
  • Quality manager
  • Business development manager
  • Manufacturing process engineer
  • Continuous improvement director
  • Business managers or consultants
  • Project manager/Program Manager
  • Director or VP of Operations
  • CEO, CFO, CTO

The Six Sigma Green Belt Certificate Program stresses on creating a mindset and culture shift that eliminates marginal methods used in traditional contexts, while replacing them with a set of tools that produce exceptional results and strive for near-perfection. Companies across the world have discovered the far-reaching benefits of this methodology and hence there is a huge demand for qualified Six Sigma professionals. This workshop will give you the necessary training needed to meet all work-place challenges.

Yes, we do offer virtual training for Lean Six Sigma Green Belt course. You will receive all the benefits of a classroom training with the added advantage of taking the course from the comforts of your own home.

You will get 35 PDUs on completing this course and the required number of hours of E-learning.

Yes, all participants will receive a downloadable version of the courseware on enrolling for the workshop.

Lean Six Sigma certifications are offered by the IASSC in partnership with PEOPLECERT.

This is the second level of the Lean Six Sigma Certification scheme, and a more advanced levels is the Lean Six Sigma Black Belt Certification.

There are no prerequisites required to sit for the IASSC Certified Lean Six Sigma Green Belt Exam.

IASSC provides a Reference Document in either paper or electronic form, subject to which form of exam one is taking. This document contains all formulas and tables one will need during the examination. Scratch paper is included in this document and must be discarded or returned to the Proctor before the candidate leaves the Testing Center. If taking a paper based exam one may bring an arithmetic-only calculator into the Testing Center.

Results are sent within 2 business days upon receipt of the exam papers.

PDUs are credits awarded by the Project Management Institute . They recognize your dedication to implementing the Six Sigma processes and eliminating defects and improving overall process quality. PDUs are offered by the PMI®, and every PMI® certification, except the CAPM®, requires you to earn a specific number of PDUs per three-year certification cycle.

Yes, it can be. But undertaking the training will assure complete preparation for the exam and confidence to handle on the job challenges.

Any registration cancelled within 48 hours of the initial registration will be refunded in FULL (please note that all cancellations will incur a 5% deduction in the refunded amount due to transactional costs applicable while refunding). Refunds will be processed within 30 days of receipt of written request for refund. Kindly go through our Refund Policy for more details:  https://www.knowledgehut.com/refund-policy

Virtual and face-to-face classes are held on both weekdays and weekends. You can check available schedules and choose the batch timings which are convenient for you. If you are in a time crunch, virtual classes may work better for you.

Your instructor-led live virtual classes will be held online, and you have the flexibility of attending from anywhere. All you need is a windows computer with good internet connection to attend your classes online. A headset with microphone is recommended.

You may also attend these classes from your smart phone or tablet.

By getting trained in the Six Sigma methodology not only will you be able to help achieve organizational objectives but you can also grow in your professional career. The Six Sigma Green Belt is your stepping stone for the Six Sigma Black belt certification.

Please send in an email to support@knowledgehut.com, and we will answer any queries you may have!

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Lean Six Sigma Green Belt Certification Course in Columbia, MD

Consistently rated as among the most liveable cities in America, Columbia was planned to be a city of conveniences giving its citizens the best of what America has to offer. Built around a General Electric Appliance plant, the factory was a huge economic driver in the early years. Today the plant is defunct but other sectors such as retail, wholesale, technology, healthcare and real estate have been booming in and around the city. Top notch companies here include PetMeds, MICROS Systems, Integral Systems, Arbitron and several others. The city is surrounded by three beautiful lakes that offer plenty of recreation facilities. The city also has well-established community centres that promote arts and culture. KnowledgeHut offers several courses that will help you start off your career in Columbia including, PRINCE2, PMP, PMI-ACP, CSM, CEH, CSPO, Scrum & Agile, MS courses, Big Data Analysis, Apache Hadoop, SAFe Practitioner, Agile User Stories, CASQ, CMMI-DEV and others. Note: Please note that the actual venue may change according to convenience, and will be communicated after the registration.