EventsMonday, December 19, 2016
Lean Six Sigma Green Belt Training
This Lean Six Sigma training course at the Green Belt level gives you valuable business tools to achieve process and operational excellence. The course content emphasizes why the implementation of Lean Six Sigma is vital to the continuous improvement of industry in today's competitive world. Several case studies and applications of Lean Six Sigma concepts will be presented throughout the course.
Qualified BEST trainees may arrange to have the cost of the course ($400) reimbursed upon completion of the certification. Please let Susi Varvayanis know if you plan to register. Feedback from previous BESTies has been positive, and the certificate shows future employers that you are interested in a career in industry/management/risk & compliance.
Lean Six Sigma Green Belt Training online- Dec 19-Jan 22
The course will be led by Mohammad Khasawneh, PhD, professor in the Department of Systems Science and Industrial Engineering at Binghamton University's Thomas J. Watson School of Engineering and Applied Science. This program is open to students, alumni, government and industry attendees and designed for all those interested in understanding and applying Lean Six Sigma concepts to their workplace.
The 18-hour course will be available starting Monday, Dec. 19, and conclude with a comprehensive take-home exam due by Sunday, Jan. 22, 2017. Please note the comprehensive exam is quite lengthy and will require 10-20h of effort to complete, so make sure you can carve out this amount of time! For those who do not have the required current background/knowledge of probability and statistics, a six-hour statistics pre-course is also available at your own cost (i.e. not reimbursed to BESTies).
Register by Sunday, Dec. 11 to avoid late fees. Please let Susi Varvayanis know if you plan to register. Course fees include access to materials, pre-recorded lectures, and virtual office hours. Group discounts, continuing education units (CEU) and professional development hours (PDH) are available. For more information and to register for this course, visit the Lean Six Sigma Green Belt website.
December 19-January 22