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Lean Six Sigma: Green Belt  

This course covers the concepts of Lean and Six Sigma for both manufacturing and service businesses. Students are provided an overview of Lean, Six Sigma and the DMAIC problem solving methodology. Included are both statistical and non-statistical techniques used for continuous process improvement such as process definition, process flow diagrams, data collection techniques, measurement techniques, causes of process variation, pareto diagrams, histograms, cause and effect diagrams, control charts and process capability analysis. Courses are offered on and off campus in Tacoma (UW Tacoma), Everett, Olympia/Lacey and Tukwila. The interactive classroom experience emphasizes strategic thinking, flexibility, teamwork and communication skills. Each student will create specific plans for their organizations using these Lean Six Sigma concepts. Students should plan on working in teams on projects outside of class. Participants should plan on spending 4-5 hours a week outside of scheduled class time for reading, homework and team project work where they apply Lean Six Sigma concepts and tools to improve a real business process.

Note for WA State Employees: DES has reviewed the UW Tacoma LSS Green Belt course to determine if it meets the criteria and can be used to fulfill the requirement for the DES course titled: WA-State: Problem Solving the Washington Way. The Comparison report found that "After comparing the course material against the criteria, the agency course is equivalent to the essential elements of the DES course.

 

Lean Six Sigma: Green Belt
Seattle
Course #: 19FTLN130A-SEA
Instructor: Nathan Navarro Fee: $1,899.00
Contact Hours /CEU's   Day(s)
of Week:
  Dates: Times:
40 Hours / 4 CEU's   M W   9/9/2019-10/14/2019 4:00 PM-7:45 PM
Building/Room: Seattle 2100 Building, Art Room

Required Books:

The Lean Six Sigma Pocket Toolbook: A Quick Reference Guide to 100 Tools for Improving Quality and Speed, 1st Edition, George, M.; Rowlands, D.; Price, M. and Maxey, J. (2004) McGraw-Hill, New York, ISBN: 0-07-144119-0

 

Lean Six Sigma: Green Belt
UW Tacoma
Course #: 19FTLN130A-T
Instructor: Kurt Robertson Fee: $1,899.00
Contact Hours /CEU's   Day(s)
of Week:
  Dates: Times:
40 Hours / 4 CEU's   Sa   9/21/2019-11/23/2019 8:30 AM-12:30 PM

NOTE: Date and location change. (Updated 6-5-19)

Building/Room: UW Tacoma Russell T. Joy Bldg, JOY 206

Required Texts:

The Lean Six Sigma Pocket Toolbook: A Quick Reference Guide to 100 Tools for Improving Quality and Speed, 1st Edition, George, M.; Rowlands, D.; Price, M. and Maxey, J. (2004) McGraw-Hill, New York, ISBN: 0-07-144119-0

 

Lean Six Sigma: Green Belt
Lacey
Course #: 19FTLN130A-LAC
Instructor: Jon Kime Fee: $1,899.00
Contact Hours /CEU's   Day(s)
of Week:
  Dates: Times:
40 Hours / 4 CEU's   F   9/27/2019-12/13/2019 8:30 AM-12:30 PM
End Date has changed. No class 10/25 and 11/29.
Building/Room: Lacey SPSCC Heritage Bank Center, 189 Bldg 1

Required Texts:

The Lean Six Sigma Pocket Toolbook: A Quick Reference Guide to 100 Tools for Improving Quality and Speed, 1st Edition, George, M.; Rowlands, D.; Price, M. and Maxey, J. (2004) McGraw-Hill, New York, ISBN: 0-07-144119-0

 

Lean Six Sigma: Green Belt
Tukwila
Course #: 19FTLN130A-TUK
Instructor: Kevin Gardiner Fee: $1,899.00
Contact Hours /CEU's   Day(s)
of Week:
  Dates: Times:
40 Hours / 4 CEU's   Tu Th   10/15/2019-11/19/2019 5:00 PM-9:00 PM
No class 10/31 Halloween Class on 10/24/19 will meet in the Social Hall.
Building/Room: Tukwila The Tukwila Community Center Bldg, Meeting Room A

Required Texts:

The Lean Six Sigma Pocket Toolbook: A Quick Reference Guide to 100 Tools for Improving Quality and Speed, 1st Edition, George, M.; Rowlands, D.; Price, M. and Maxey, J. (2004) McGraw-Hill, New York, ISBN: 0-07-144119-0

 

Lean Six Sigma: Green Belt
UW Tacoma
Course #: 19FTLN130B-T
Instructor: Karen Chaudiere Fee: $1,899.00
Contact Hours /CEU's   Day(s)
of Week:
  Dates: Times:
40 Hours / 4 CEU's   Tu Th   10/15/2019-11/14/2019 5:00 PM-9:00 PM
Building/Room: UW Tacoma Birmingham Block Bldg, BB 107

Required Texts:

The Lean Six Sigma Guide to Doing More with Less, George, Mark O. (2010)
John Wiley & Sons, Inc. Hoboken, ISBN: 978-0-470-53957-6

The Lean Six Sigma Pocket Toolbook: A Quick Reference Guide to 100 Tools for Improving Quality and Speed, 1st Edition, George, M.; Rowlands, D.; Price, M. and Maxey, J. (2004) McGraw-Hill, New York, ISBN: 0-07-144119-0

Optional Texts:

The Lean Enterprise Memory Jogger: Create Value and Eliminate Waste Throughout Your Company,
MacInnes, Richard L. (1st edition, 2002) Goal/QPC; 1 edition, ISBN-10: 1576810577, ISBN-13: 978-1576810576

Six Sigma Memory Jogger II: A Pocket Guide, Brassard, Michael; Finn Lynda; Ginn, Dana and Ritter
Diane Goal/QPC (Dec. 2002), ISBN-10: 1576810445, ISBN-13: 978-1576810446

Making Change Work: Practical Tools for Overcoming Human Resistance to Change
ASQ Quality Press; 1 edition (May 1, 2004), ISBN-10: 0873896114, ISBN-13: 978-0873896

 

Lean Six Sigma: Green Belt
Lacey
Course #: 20WTLN130B-LAC
Instructor: Jon Kime Fee: $1,899.00
Contact Hours /CEU's   Day(s)
of Week:
  Dates: Times:
40 Hours / 4 CEU's   F   1/17/2020-3/20/2020 8:30 AM-12:30 PM
Building/Room: Lacey SPSCC Heritage Bank Center, TBA

Required Texts:

The Lean Six Sigma Pocket Toolbook: A Quick Reference Guide to 100 Tools for Improving Quality and Speed, 1st Edition, George, M.; Rowlands, D.; Price, M. and Maxey, J. (2004) McGraw-Hill, New York, ISBN: 0-07-144119-0

 

Lean Six Sigma: Green Belt
UW Tacoma
Course #: 20WTLN130D-T
Instructor: Gabrielle McNabb Fee: $1,899.00
Contact Hours /CEU's   Day(s)
of Week:
  Dates: Times:
40 Hours / 4 CEU's   Tu Th   1/28/2020-2/27/2020 6:00 PM-10:00 PM
Building/Room: UW Tacoma TBA On Campus,
P>Required Texts:

The Lean Six Sigma Guide to Doing More with Less, George, Mark O. (2010)
John Wiley & Sons, Inc. Hoboken, ISBN: 978-0-470-53957-6

The Lean Six Sigma Pocket Toolbook: A Quick Reference Guide to 100 Tools for Improving Quality and Speed, 1st Edition, George, M.; Rowlands, D.; Price, M. and Maxey, J. (2004) McGraw-Hill, New York, ISBN: 0-07-144119-0

Optional Texts:

The Lean Enterprise Memory Jogger: Create Value and Eliminate Waste Throughout Your Company,
MacInnes, Richard L. (1st edition, 2002) Goal/QPC; 1 edition, ISBN-10: 1576810577, ISBN-13: 978-1576810576

Six Sigma Memory Jogger II: A Pocket Guide, Brassard, Michael; Finn Lynda; Ginn, Dana and Ritter
Diane Goal/QPC (Dec. 2002), ISBN-10: 1576810445, ISBN-13: 978-1576810446

Making Change Work: Practical Tools for Overcoming Human Resistance to Change
ASQ Quality Press; 1 edition (May 1, 2004), ISBN-10: 0873896114, ISBN-13: 978-0873896

 

Lean Six Sigma: Green Belt
Tukwila
Course #: 20WTLN130B-TUK
Instructor: Kevin Gardiner Fee: $1,899.00
Contact Hours /CEU's   Day(s)
of Week:
  Dates: Times:
40 Hours / 4 CEU's   Tu Th   2/4/2020-3/5/2020 5:00 PM-9:00 PM
Building/Room: Tukwila The Tukwila Community Center Bldg, Meeting Room A

Required Texts:

The Lean Six Sigma Pocket Toolbook: A Quick Reference Guide to 100 Tools for Improving Quality and Speed, 1st Edition, George, M.; Rowlands, D.; Price, M. and Maxey, J. (2004) McGraw-Hill, New York, ISBN: 0-07-144119-0

 

Lean Six Sigma: Green Belt
Lacey
Course #: 20STLN130C-LAC
Instructor: Jon Kime Fee: $1,899.00
Contact Hours /CEU's   Day(s)
of Week:
  Dates: Times:
40 Hours / 4 CEU's   F   4/10/2020-6/19/2020 8:30 AM-12:30 PM
No class 5/22/20 Memorial Day Weekend.
Building/Room: Lacey SPSCC Heritage Bank Center, TBA

Required Texts:

The Lean Six Sigma Pocket Toolbook: A Quick Reference Guide to 100 Tools for Improving Quality and Speed, 1st Edition, George, M.; Rowlands, D.; Price, M. and Maxey, J. (2004) McGraw-Hill, New York, ISBN: 0-07-144119-0

 

Lean Six Sigma: Green Belt

  Class is already in session and we are no longer accepting registrations...

Course #: 19UTLN130A-TAC
Instructor: Gabrielle McNabb Fee: $1,899.00
Contact Hours /CEU's   Day(s)
of Week:
  Dates: Times:
40 Hours / 4 CEU's   Tu Th   6/18/2019-7/23/2019 5:00 PM-9:00 PM
No class 7/4/19, Independence Day.
Building/Room: UW Tacoma Russell T. Joy Bldg, JOY 211

Required Texts:

The Lean Six Sigma Guide to Doing More with Less, George, Mark O. (2010)
John Wiley & Sons, Inc. Hoboken, ISBN: 978-0-470-53957-6

The Lean Six Sigma Pocket Toolbook: A Quick Reference Guide to 100 Tools for Improving Quality and Speed, 1st Edition, George, M.; Rowlands, D.; Price, M. and Maxey, J. (2004) McGraw-Hill, New York, ISBN: 0-07-144119-0

Optional Texts:

The Lean Enterprise Memory Jogger: Create Value and Eliminate Waste Throughout Your Company,
MacInnes, Richard L. (1st edition, 2002) Goal/QPC; 1 edition, ISBN-10: 1576810577, ISBN-13: 978-1576810576

Six Sigma Memory Jogger II: A Pocket Guide, Brassard, Michael; Finn Lynda; Ginn, Dana and Ritter
Diane Goal/QPC (Dec. 2002), ISBN-10: 1576810445, ISBN-13: 978-1576810446

Making Change Work: Practical Tools for Overcoming Human Resistance to Change
ASQ Quality Press; 1 edition (May 1,

 

Lean Six Sigma: Green Belt

  Class is already in session and we are no longer accepting registrations...

Course #: 19UTLN130B-EV
Instructor: Nathan Navarro Fee: $1,899.00
Contact Hours /CEU's   Day(s)
of Week:
  Dates: Times:
40 Hours / 4 CEU's   Tu Th   7/9/2019-8/8/2019 5:30 PM-9:30 PM
Building/Room: Everett Best Western Cascadia Inn, Enchantment

Required Books:

The Lean Six Sigma Pocket Toolbook: A Quick Reference Guide to 100 Tools for Improving Quality and Speed, 1st Edition, George, M.; Rowlands, D.; Price, M. and Maxey, J. (2004) McGraw-Hill, New York, ISBN: 0-07-144119-0

 

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