Start date: 28 January 2019
Duration: 5 Day
Location: CAMMS – Cork Institute of Technology
Cost: Cost to Members €796 to non-members €995
Course code: N/A
Candidates pursuing the Lean Sigma Practitioner Programme will be capable of applying lean principles and tools to drive improvements and show measurable results. The programme will consist of assessment of theory by examination, as well as assessment of practice by portfolio. The portfolio is based on the achievement of certain project milestones by candidates, as defined by the programme requirements at each level.
CIT: Ten credits at Level 6 on the National Framework of Qualifications.
- At the end of this programme participants will be enabled to:
- Describe the concepts and terminology of Lean Six Sigma
- Identify opportunities for continuous improvement
- Apply problem solving techniques
- Understand how improvement is made through team effort
Who is this training for
Candidates should have a total of 4 years of combined industrial experience, lean experience and academic study.. The course is aimed at all personnel working within the design, manufacturing, transactional, sales or support environment. It is suitable all employee levels.
Lean Six Sigma Concepts
Background to Lean Six Sigma and the required basic tools for Lean Sigma practitioners. DMAIC, Variation
Sources of waste within the production environment
Types of visual tools, benefits of such systems
Problem Solving Tools
Data collection tools and methodologies, data presentation, problem solving techniques
Identification of Continuous Improvement opportunity in the workplace