Lean Six Sigma White Belt Course Outline

Lean Six Sigma White Belt

Price: $99.00


A 4-hour online overview of the Lean Six Sigma approach to eliminating errors, variation, waste and maximizing work flow. When you have finished this course:

  • You will understand what Lean Six Sigma is and why it is important
  • You will know about the most important Lean Six Sigma topics, such as sigma levels, value and muda
  • You will be familiar with Lean Six Sigma terminology
  • You will be familiar with the Lean Six Sigma approach to improvement

The estimated time commitment for this course is 4.0 hours. The course covers the following topics:

Module 1: Waste and Value

  • What is Lean?
  • Types of muda
  • Thinking Lean
  • What is value?
  • What is a value stream?
  • Value added and non-value added activities

Module 2: Value streams, flow, push and pull

  • Value stream mapping
  • Takt time
  • Spaghetti diagrams
  • Making value flow at the pull of the customer
  • 5S
  • Constraint (bottleneck) management
  • Level loading
  • Flexible processes
  • Lot size reduction

Module 3: Perfection

  • Continuous improvement towards perfection
  • KAIZEN philosophy
  • A strategic perspective of Lean
  • A tactical perspective of Lean
  • Elements of Lean production
  • Six Sigma and Lean

Module 4: An Overview of Six Sigma

  • What is Six Sigma?
  • Six Sigma as a metric, a methodology and a philosophy
  • DMAIC Case Study
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Author: Thomas Pyzdek

Consultant, author, owner of The Pyzdek Institute