Lean Six Sigma is a management approach to business performance improvement that has blended the two individual specialisms of Lean and Six Sigma. Both management strategies are among the most used worldwide and have experienced proven success in a wide variety of industries and services. This course will help your organization achieve the qualitative benefits of Six Sigma, but at a greater speed by applying Lean at the same time.
Lean Six Sigma consists of four distinct belt levels. You can choose the right belt level based on your education and role in the improvement process. The table below offers an overview:
|Belt Level||Education Level||Process Improvement Role|
|Yellow Belt||All levels||Anyone who wants to learn basic Lean Six Sigma principles and the most important Lean Six Sigma instruments.|
|Orange Belt||Secondary vocational education||Anyone who is directly or indirectly involved in process improvement in his / her own work environment or as a team member of a larger project.|
|Green Belt||Higher vocational education / university level||Department managers, engineers, process engineers and process managers working on process improvement as team members or project leaders.|
|Black Belt||Higher vocational education / university level and field experience||Project managers, department managers, senior engineers, process engineers and consultants working on process improvement as project managers.|