Improvement practitioner 1: An introduction to Lean six sigma - Yellow Belt
Duration 2 x 2.5 hours
Team Getting in Shape Team

Who should attend:

The course is open to all University staff and Postgraduates.

Course Aim:

This course is designed to give participants a basic introduction to some of the improvement tools and methodologies of Lean six sigma thinking.  The interactive day uses a set of University scenarios to demonstrate how the application of Lean six sigma can achieve understanding, recognition and delivery of opportunities across any organised area.

Learning outcomes

Participants will have the opportunity to:

  • Gain a basic knowledge of Lean six sigma methodology and the thinking that underpins it
  • Understand and practice a series of tools that generate sustainable improvement outcomes
  • Explore where tools and techniques can be applied in their own working environments to bring about sustainable improvements in their processes and ways of working

The course is a foundation for our Lean courses. Please see the Getting in Shape SharePoint site for more information on the courses offered by the Getting in Shape team: 

For the online sessions, the course will be run as 2 half days - both sessions need to be attended to complete the course.
For the face to face sessions, the course will be run over 1 full day.

LocationStart DateAll DatesTimesPlaces AvailableBook
University Park22 June 202322 June 20239:30am - 4:00pm0Add to Waiting List
Jubilee Campus18 July 202318 July 20239:30am - 4:00pm0Add to Waiting List
Jubilee Campus22 August 202322 August 20239:30am - 4:00pm0Add to Waiting List
TO BE CONFIRMED14 September 202314 September 20239:30am - 4:00pm15
TO BE CONFIRMED17 October 202317 October 20239:30am - 4:00pm22
TO BE CONFIRMED14 November 202314 November 20239:30am - 4:00pm23
TO BE CONFIRMED12 December 202312 December 20239:30am - 4:00pm22