Smarter Solutions Training Courses

Practitioners benefit much when they tap into the many-years experience of Smarter Solutions’ Master Black Belt consultants for solving tough problems and efficiently/effectively executing process improvement/design projects utilizing enhanced techniques.

Instructor Led Courses Available

Lean Six Sigma Master Black Belt – Two week instructor led course

This course is for existing Lean Six Sigma Black Belts who wish to gain the skills to go beyond just working DMAIC projects. The course covers the leadership of business improvement programs, teaching and coaching, and advanced DMAIC analysis tools.

Lean Six Sigma Black Belt – Four week instructor led course or a 155 hr blended online course

This course is for people desire to learn about the Lean Six Sigma methods that will enable the ability to lead improvements anywhere within your business and in any situation. This course does not require any prior Lean Six Sigma training as a prerequisite.

Lean Six Sigma Green Belt – Two week instructor led course or an 84 hour blended online course

This course is for people desire to learn about the Lean Six Sigma methods that will enable the ability to lead improvements anywhere within their current work assignment. This course does not require any prior Lean Six Sigma training as a prerequisite.

Lean Six Sigma Yellow Belt – Three day instructor led course

This course is for people with a desire to know more about Lean Six Sigma and the DMAIC process, but do not wish to become an improvement project leader. The students will obtain the skills to perform simple improvements along with being trained to support any existing Lean Six Sigma project as an active participant. This course does not require any prior Lean Six Sigma training as a prerequisite.

Lean Six Sigma White Belt – Four-hour instructor led course

This course is for people with a desire to learn how enterprises benefit from Lean Six Sigma and the DMAIC roadmap. It is an interactive session that is ideal for all in the organization. This course does not require any prior Lean Six Sigma training as a prerequisite.

Post-Lean Six Sigma Black Belt training – One week instructor led course

This course is for existing Lean Six Sigma Black Belts who wish to gain the skills to lead more complex DMAIC projects but do not intend to become a Lean Six Sigma instructor or program manager. These students just want to learn more about solving problems. This course requires a prior certification as a Lean Six Sigma Black Belt.

Online Led Courses Available

These courses are all offered as a self paced course or with one-on-one coaching services

Blended Online Lean Six Sigma Black Belt – A 155 hr blended online course

This course is for people desire to learn about the Lean Six Sigma methods that will enable the ability to lead improvements anywhere within your business and in any situation. This course does not require any prior Lean Six Sigma training as a prerequisite. This online course has the same body-of-knowledge, training topics, and certification requirements as the instructor led course.

Blended Online Lean Six Sigma Green Belt – An 84 hour blended online course

This course is for people desire to learn about the Lean Six Sigma methods that will enable the ability to lead improvements anywhere within their current work assignment. This course does not require any prior Lean Six Sigma training as a prerequisite. This online course has the same body-of-knowledge, training topics, and certification requirements as the instructor led course.

30,000-foot-level Reporting – A 20 hour online course

An online e-learning course that will teach or update any current improvement practitioners to a skill level to use and manage the reporting methods used in the IEE system. Use this
course to target specific IEE developers and users that do not need a full Lean Six Sigma course. These topics are included in all of the Lean Six Sigma courses listed above.

Enterprise Performance Reporting System (EPRS) Software and Application – A 20 hour online course

An on-line e-leaning course that will teach the use of a  Minitab add-in that can easily create 30,000-foot-level performance reports-outs.  In addition, users will  learn how to integrate these process metric reports with other organizational metrics and procedures for the creation of an Integrated Enterprise Excellence (IEE) organizational value chain.  Also, described is how this value chain can be integrated with analytical and other techniques for the identification of  improvement efforts that have whole-enterprise benefits.  Included and referenced in the training are Forrest Breyfogle’s books on Integrated Enterprise Excellence.

Other specialty courses available upon request

These courses are typically provided as on-site courses for individual clients and are not often available as a public course.

 

Contact Us to learn more about the training courses..