NJIT Announces Six Sigma Green Belt Course: This Non-Credit Course Will Prepare Students for the ASQ Six Sigma Green Belt Exam

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Class participants will be able to identify the DMAIC steps of Define, Measure, Analyze, Improve, Control, and know which tools are used in each of the DMAIC steps.

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Anyone participating in process improvement in organizational functions including operations, quality, logistics, finance, production, engineering and other staff functions across a wide range of industries will benefit from this course.

NJIT Announces Six Sigma Green Belt Course. The 48-hour, Saturday course, starts June 22 and runs through August 17, 2013. This course provides the knowledge, skills and experience needed to use Six Sigma methods and tools, and will help you advance towards Six Sigma Green Belt Certification. The lessons are based on the American Society for Quality (ASQ) Six Sigma Body of Knowledge, and are taught by an ASQ Certified Six Sigma Black Belt instructor.

After this course, participants will be able to identify the DMAIC steps of DEFINE, MEASURE, ANALYZE, IMPROVE, CONTROL, and know which tools are used in each of the DMAIC steps. In a work environment, you will know how to apply tools as part of a Six Sigma project team, and understand what outputs should be expected. Special emphasis will be placed on reinforcing statistical concepts for greater understanding of the use of quality tools.

Anyone participating in process improvement in organizational functions including operations, quality, logistics, finance, production, engineering and other staff functions across a wide range of industries will benefit. Attending the NJIT Lean Six Sigma overview prior to taking this class is recommended, but not mandatory.

While this course will prepare students for the ASQ Six Sigma Green Belt exam, it is recommended that you visit the ASQ website to make sure you meet the eligibility requirements to sit for the ASQ CSSGB Exam.

Six Sigma Green Belt Course Topics of Study:

  • Six Sigma Goals
  • Lean & Design for Six Sigma (DFSS)
  • Define - Teams & Customers
  • Define - Projects, Tools & Results
  • Measure - Data & Process Analysis
  • Process Analysis & Documentation
  • Collecting & Summarizing Data
  • Measure - Probability
  • Measure - Capability & Measurement
  • Analyze
  • Exploratory Data Analysis
  • Hypothesis Testing
  • Major Tests
  • Improvement Techniques
  • Control Concepts
  • Statistical Process Control (SPC)
  • Application of Control Charts
  • Analysis of Control Charts
  • Control Plans

Course Dates and Times:

When: Saturdays from June 22nd through August 17th
Where: NJIT, Newark Campus
Time: 9:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.
Cost: $1,100
Course Materials - The Quality Council of Indiana Certified Six Sigma Green Belt Primer will be provided.
CEUs Earned: 4.8

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NJIT, New Jersey's science and technology university, enrolls more than 9,944 students pursuing bachelor's, master's and doctoral degrees in 120 programs. The university consists of six colleges: Newark College of Engineering, College of Architecture and Design, College of Science and Liberal Arts, School of Management, College of Computing Sciences and Albert Dorman Honors College. U.S. News & World Report’s 2012 Annual Guide to America's Best Colleges ranked NJIT in the top tier of national research universities. NJIT is internationally recognized for being at the edge in knowledge in architecture, applied mathematics, wireless communications and networking, solar physics, advanced engineered particulate materials, nanotechnology, neural engineering and e-learning. Many courses and certificate programs, as well as graduate degrees, are available online through the Division of Continuing Professional Education.

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