Yellow Belt

Duration:

Virtual training: 2 x 2 hour sessions separated by a day or so

There is some pre-course work required of self-directed learning where each person would do some pre-reading (content will be provided in advance). After the first session 'homework' will be assigned by a tutor and feedback will be provided during the second session.

Regular mode: One day

Description:

This training provides participants with a good understanding of the concepts and key tools of Lean Six Sigma and includes a hands on lean process simulation exercise. On completion trainees will be ready to actively participate on Lean Six Sigma projects.

Who should attend?

This course is intended for all UCD staff who are key participants on a project or have project in mind.

Learning outcomes:

  • Outline the concepts and principles of Lean Six Sigma and its application to process improvement and UCD Agile
  • Understand the DMAIC methodology used to drive Agile projects
  • Be able to apply some of the key Lean Six Sigma Tools to eliminate waste and tackle issues impeding you from best utilising your resources
  • Be able to use the Agile A3, a simplified version of DMAIC, to tell the story of how you addressed an issue that was impeding you from best utilising your resources

Click here to see the connection between Agile's training and UCD Core competencies.