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Green Belt Six Sigma [3031]

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(12 Credit Hours)

Program Manager

Samuel Aldrich

This certificate program is part of the Engineering Technology AS degree program under the Quality specialization.  The content includes but is not limited to the concepts, theories and tools of the Lean Manufacturing and Six Sigma as used in the manufacturing and services industries.  The programs covers the methods used in Lean and Six Sigma such as continuous flow, overall equipment effectiveness (OEE), Kaizen, process mapping, the 5 S’s, total productive maintenance (TPM), cellular manufacturing, self-directed work teams, the Kanban system, design for manufacturing and value steam mapping.

Program Goals

After successfully completing this program, the student will be able to perform the following:

  • Demonstrate proficiency in lean manufacturing/production.
  • Demonstrate proficiency in developing self-directed work teams.
  • Demonstrate proficiency in the tools of lean manufacturing.
  • Demonstrate proficiency in basic Six Sigma concepts.

Total Credit Hours: 12


This program will require some or all classes to be taken at one campus location. Contact the program director for specific details.

Credit load, and/or course availability may affect a student’s individual progress.

Gainful employment information about this certificate is available at scf.edu/Academics/CareerTechnicalEducation/GEDT/.

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