Lean Six Sigma Green Belt

Lean Six Sigma Green Belt Courses in South Africa


Lean Green Belt in Six Sigma
Six Sigma South Africa supplies great instructor led Lean Six Sigma Green Belt courses at our various training centers in Cape Town and Johannesburg, and also through in-house training, available anywhere else in South Africa.

Six Sigma Lean Green Belt practitioners play an important role in your business's Lean Six Sigma strategy and should be highly skilled and well-trained. These practitioners are the problem solvers assigned to Black Belt projects. Lean Six Sigma Green Belt candidates will learn how to apply the right tools at the right time to maximize efficiency in defining, measuring, analyzing, improving, and controlling critical processes to increase cost savings. Six Sigma course advisors are able to answer any questions you may have, and can supply additional information about our training programs. They are contactable on Cape Town number +27(0)21 426 5300.


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Who should attend a Lean Six Sigma Green Belt course?
This course should be attended by anyone involved in quality improvement including problem solvers, data analysts, and project team members in manufacturing and service industries.

Course Objectives
Learn the Lean Six Sigma improvement methodology.
Equip associates with lean and six sigma tools used to define, measure, analyze, improve, and control critical processes to achieve cost savings objectives.
Our Six Sigma trainers are all certified and have plenty of training experience. Contact us to discover more.


Course Outline

Introduction   The Define Phase
Lean Six Sigma Definitions
Understanding Six Sigma
Understanding Lean Principles
Understanding Losses Attributable to "Waste"
Interrelationship of Lean Six Sigma
Six Sigma Fundamentals
  Selecting an Output Characteristic ("Y")
Defining Performance Standards
Describing the Process
Value Stream Mapping
Swim Lane Mapping
Project Charters
Cost of Poor Quality
Understanding Basic Statistics
The Measure Phase (Measurement System Analysis)   The Analyse Phase
Variable Gage R&R
Attribute Agreement Analysis
Variables Data Capability Analysis
Attribute Data Capability Analysis
Process Discovery
Six Sigma Statistics
Measurement System Analysis
Process Capability The
  Identification of Potential Causes
Hypothesis Testing
Chi-Square & ANOVA
Correlation Analysis
Regression Analysis
Basic Design of Experiments
Quick Changeover (SMED)
Inferential Statistics
The Improve Phase   The Control Phase
Establishing Operating Tolerances
Re-evaluating the measurement system
Total Productive Maintenance
Cellular Manufacturing
5S - Visual Management
Process Modelling Regression
Designing Experiments
  Principles of Statistical Process Control
Process Capability
Error Proofing
Reliability & Asset Utilization
Standardized Work
Pull Systems
Understand the 5 phases of the Control Plan
Developing the Action Plan
Kaizen Outcomes
Project Background and Description of Exercise




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MICT SETA Accreditation: 2007/01/215
Unit Standard: 243816 | Developing a project quality management plan for a simple to moderately complex project | Level 5



IASSC Accredited training provider: The International Association for Six Sigma Certification (IASSC) is a Professional Association dedicated to growing and enhancing the standards within the Lean Six Sigma Community. IASSC Accreditation does not constitute its' approval or recognition of our own lean six sigma certification program. The only method to earn an IASSC certification is to successfully sit for and pass an official IASSC certification exam. We only upon request administer or provide access to IASSC Certification exams at an additional cost (available on request - subject to fluctuation and currency).


Classroom Based Option:

Course Duration:                  5 days of training on the Friday you write an exam that you need to pass before you can complete the project. Please estimate an average of 30 hours for their project work and home study (10 hours per month for 3 months).

Project Durations:                3 months to complete the project. 

Total Cost:                             R21 995 per person   (Upfront payment two weeks before the start of the course)

Venue:                                    Johannesburg, Durban and Cape Town / Onsite Training for groups of 7 or more delegates at a lower rate
New - this course is now also available in Dublin, Ireland - next date 20 May - click here to indicate an interest

Pre-Requirements:               Project Management experience and Yellow Belt training

Course runs:                         Pre-reading, Project and Portfolio of evidences to complete. Consultation with each delegate for 3-6 hours after the course (via phone or email)



Client Testimonials

  • Thanks again for the week, really enlightening and motivating. Will start on the project in the new year. All the best for the festive season.




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  • Thank you for the opportunity to attend the Lean Six Sigma Green Belt class in Cape town, it was a great experience.I learned alot during class from interacting with other trainees from different industries and perspectives and the trainer Vijayen was excellent!

  • Thank you so much. This was one of the most challenging tasks that I have ever had to do. I would like to express my greatest gratitude towards you for your guidance and support. I’m certainly looking forward to completing my Black Belt under your guidance and leadership.

  • This was one of the best value for money courses I attended. Lecture had very good knoll-age and experience as well as a dedicated focused approach.

  • Thank you so much. The learnings have been great and based on learnings last year, we managed a total cost saving of approx. 5million.

  • Thank you very much for the feedback. I am happy that for my first go at Six Sigma I picked up so much valuable knowledge.

  • Thank you for the informative training session and the dynamic way in which your transferred your knowledge and skills to us. I really enjoyed the training.