Lean Six Sigma
The most successful continuous improvement methodology, aiming at higher organizational performance.
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September 7, 2023
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Training and Certification at McGill University
Six Sigma has become the most successful continuous improvement and project management methodology for quality improvements. Focusing on customers’ needs, this approach utilizes data-driven tools, team-based decision-making, and a rigorous methodology to solve problems and ensure that the solutions are sustained over time.
We are proud to offer Lean Six Sigma training and certification programs to professionals from various industries and backgrounds.
Lean Six Sigma Black Belt
Training and certification (9.5 days of training, 16 hours of coaching)
A Lean Six Sigma Black Belt is a trained improvement agent who demonstrates change management skills, project management skills, team leadership, and understands team dynamics. Certified Black Belts implement breakthrough improvements.
Learn to apply Six Sigma Black Belt principles in real-time, as you work through a project from definition to implementation. This training and certification program is an excellent next step for individuals who have completed Lean Six Sigma Green Belt training and certification.Course details
Begins September 9, 2023
Lean Six Sigma Green Belt — Including a Certificate in Building a Lean and Agile Organization
Training and certification (3 or 4 days)
Choose from a 3-day training to obtain a Lean Six Sigma Green Belt certification, or a 4-day training to obtain a Certificate in Building a Lean and Agile Organization.
This course is offered Online (in English or French) as well as in-person in Montreal and Toronto (in English).
Choose a location to view course details:Online Montreal Toronto
Ceinture Verte Lean Six Sigma — Incluant un certificat en Développement d'une Organisation Lean et Agile
Formation et certification (3 ou 4 jours)
Cette formation est offerte en ligne en français.
Choisissez d'une formation de 3 jours pour une certification Lean Six Sigma Ceinture Verte ou une formation de 4 jours pour une certification Lean Six Sigma Ceinture Verte et un certificat en Construction d'une Organisation Lean et Agile de l'Université McGill.Apprenez-en plus
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11, 12, 18, (19), septembre 2023
Lean Six Sigma Green Belt for Healthcare
Training and certification (3 or 4 days)
This Lean Six Sigma training and certification program is tailored to professionals in the Healthcare field. Knowledge of the Lean Six Sigma methodology has become a prominent skill for professionals in Development, Manufacturing and Service companies, and is a rising trend in Healthcare.
Choose from a 3-day training to obtain a Healthcare Lean Six Sigma Green Belt certification, or a 4-day training to obtain a Healthcare Lean Six Sigma and Building a Lean and Agile Organization certification.Course details
October 3, 4, 11, (12), 2023
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Taught by Experienced Industry Experts
Our Lean Six Sigma programs are led by experienced instructors, with extensive experience in helping a wide variety of organizations improve internal processes, implement project management practices, turnaround initiatives and continuous improvement deployments.
Alex Boussetta, lead instructor for our Lean Six Sigma programs, has trained, coached and certified over 1400 Green Belts and Lean experts, as well as 280 Black Belts and 21 Master Black Belts.
High certification standards are applied to ensure the highest level of knowledge, recognition, and credibility.
After completing the training and certification requirements for any of our Lean Six Sigma programs, you will receive a certificate, awarded by McGill University and the Council for Six Sigma Certification — an important distinction and impressive addition to your CV, LinkedIn profile and more.
Accredited Training Providers
The Council for Six Sigma Certification is a professional accrediting body within the Six Sigma industry. The accredited training providers are rigorously reviewed to ensure that they meet an extensive checklist of compliance.
Meet McGill’s first Lean Six Sigma Black Belt: Kate Richardson
Kate Richardson, a senior manager and graduate of the McGill Lean Six Sigma Green Belt, felt that the Black Belt would be a key asset to her role and credits the program with deepening her understanding of data, its significance and how it can be used to solve problems.Learn more Read more testimonials
Frequently Asked Questions
- At least two years of relevant full-time work experience (no internships)
- At least two years of relevant full-time work experience in healthcare (no internships).
- Lean Six Sigma Green Belt Certification from McGill University.
Other Green Belt certifications are welcome and will be assessed for content equivalence.
- At least two years of full-time work experience (in any field)
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