Through our partnership with The University of Utah, Milestone Management Consultants will offer a Lean Six Sigma Yellow Belt Certification in Utah. The University of Utah has custom crafted this course so that upon completion, you will be able to have a base understanding of Lean problem solving skills AND walk away with a Lean Six Sigma Yellow Belt certification. The combination of these credentials stand alone as someone who has been trained and been certified in Lean Six Sigma, but will also serve as a platform if you desire to get further credentialed in Lean practices or continue on in getting your Green or Black Belt in Lean Six Sigma.
The overall objective of this credential is to help you effectively guide and support teams engaged in a process improvement project intended to help your organization perform better. The course content includes essential lean tools and techniques to identify and eliminate process waste including: value stream mapping, continuous flow, takt time, kaizen, line balancing, quick changeover, and 5-S, among others. You’ll become familiar with the Define-Measure-Analyze-Improve-Control (DMAIC) process and learn and practice a group of basic problem-solving tools. This course provides a flexible framework for planning, executing and reporting Kaizen activities. The Yellow Belt body of knowledge includes techniques for both qualitative and quantitative analysis, as well as the team leadership skills necessary to get projects across the goal line.
For more information: https://continue.utah.edu/proed/class/proea_696_lean_kaizen_leader_onln