Lean Six Sigma

Lean Six Sigma

Increase sales and overall organization success with short business process improvement courses. Using lean enterprise and lean manufacturing principles, you’ll learn to streamline operations, increase value for customers, reduce costs, and improve quality control.

Lean Six Sigma is a step-by-step process of interventions and statistical tools that allows companies to: understand which business processes are not performing as needed, identify root causes of problems, and sustain a competitive advantage.

Discover why you should choose the Wisconsin School of Business Center for Professional and Executive Development.

Lean Six Sigma Yellow, Green, and Black Belt Certificates

Yellow Belt Certification

Business process improvement using Lean Six Sigma and performance metrics.

Learn how to solve complex business problems, deal with redundant and inaccurate data systems, and reduce rework and system slowdown. This course covers basic improvement procedures and strategies to decrease waste, as you address quality, cost and response-time challenges.

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Green Belt Certification

A modern approach to business problem solving.

Green Belt training improves bottom-line business results by flexing the problem-solving muscles of individuals and teams. Courses offer a comprehensive overview of Six Sigma data analysis and project management, including planning, scheduling and control.

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Black Belt Certification

Advance your career beyond project management.

Lean Six Sigma Black Belts become skilled in using quantitative analysis; communication; stakeholder relations; change management; and project leadership as cornerstones to problem solving instead of relying on instincts, intuition, and emotion.

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Lean Six Sigma

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Business Process Improvement Using Lean Six Sigma and Performance Metrics

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Lean Six Sigma Data Analysis

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Lean Six Sigma for Service and Health Care Industries

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New Product Development and Innovation

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Project Leadership Communication

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Project Management: Planning, Scheduling, and Control

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Project Portfolio Management

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Custom Programs in Business Process Improvement

You can quickly develop, expand, and support business process improvements within your organization by customizing our courses to meet your immediate business needs.

For example, do you have a team that needs to improve how it defines organizational requirements, manages data analysis and performance metrics, innovates new products, influences change management, or manages projects and scheduling? We’re here to be your company classroom and customize programs in whatever specific knowledge areas you need.

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“The level of detail in such a short amount of time is fantastic. I walk away from every class far more prepared to tackle the challenges and opportunities I see in my role.”

Bret Piontek, CPM Health Grades

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Stacey Forkner, RD&E Manager, SC Johnson

“I applied many of the techniques learned to improve on how I lead my Service Operation. My operation has been named a Certified Center of Excellence by Benchmark Portal for seven consecutive years!”

Jon Smith, Commercial Lines Operations Manager, Church Mutual Insurance

“After receiving my certificate I was able to apply the things I had learned in my workplace which fast tracked my career and earned me a promotion.”

Adam Becker, Director of Inside Sales, Palmer Johnson Power Systems

“The UW is a highly respected institution and having a certification from the Wisconsin School of Business means something.”

Paul Lewandowski, Supply Warehouse Manager, American Family Insurance

“Upon completion of the Six Sigma Black Belt certificate I was promoted to CI Manager at my company.”

Sandy Kampen, CI Manager, Suttle-Straus

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Wisconsin School of Business
Center for Professional and Executive Development
601 University Ave
Madison, WI 53715