Professional Development

Lean Six Sigma Green Belt Certification

The Lean Six Sigma program will encompass all the necessary requirements for you to obtain a Lean Six Sigma Green Belt Certification including training hours, project assessment and the exam.

The program focuses on managing quality projects utilizing the fundamentals of Lean and Six Sigma methodologies. Lean topics include the concepts of the elimination of waste and reduction of cycle time in organizational processes. Six Sigma principles consist of problem solving techniques, data collection and analysis, reduction of process variation, process capability and cost analysis.

Course Structure
The Lean Six Sigma Green Belt (LSSGB) program is broken out into five modules. Students select and work on a real problem while applying learned techniques and tools to effectively resolve the problem and meet specified project goals. Convenient classes are offered in Tampa on an open enrollment basis. No application required.

Who Should Attend?
The program is designed to help students prepare for the University of South Florida Green Belt certification. It's a great fit for:

What You Will Learn
Learning to build and use quality processes has been shown to increase customer satisfaction and eliminate waste. Students will learn the principles of the DMAIC process to achieve these goals.

What You Will Earn

You will earn continuing education contact hours/PDUs and you will receive a letter of completion, which may apply for professional development credit. Upon successfully completing this program, you will receive a Certification from USF Continuing Education.

Cost of Attendance
$2,695 (includes cost of all materials, final exam and final storyboard review for certification)

USF Alumni, USF Faculty & Staff, USF Faculty & Staff Family Members and USF Students are eligible to receive 10 percent discount on Continuing Education courses. How to Receive the Discount.

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Available sessions:
August 25 - December 8, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. (meets Aug. 25, Sept. 22/23, Oct. 20/21, Nov. 17/18, Dec. 8).

Nancy Starke, MBA Business Administration, Six Sigma Black Belt, is managing director of Integrated Quality & Project Services, LLC. As an independent consultant with over 23 years of experience, she works with companies focusing on process evaluation, reengineering, team facilitation, quality education and a full suite of project management services.

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