Lean Six Sigma: Operational Excellence Certification
Lean Six Sigma principles are used by world-class companies to make processes more efficient and improve the quality of their products and services. Our Lean Six Sigma courses and certifications will take you on the first step in advancing your career as you become an expert in the 21st century's most critical business methodology.
Goodwin College of Professional Studies offers certification in Lean Six Sigma at four sequential levels: White Belt, Yellow Belt, Green Belt and Black Belt. (Please note that not every certification course is offered each term; see the course catalog for the most up-to-date information.) In these courses, you'll learn the guiding Lean Six Sigma principles to excel in business process and operational improvement. Goodwin's Six Sigma training in Philadelphia are traditionally offered in-person, with the exception of the Black Belt certification, which is also offered online. However, in response to COVID-19, the spring and summer Six Sigma Yellow Belt course will be offered online.
White Belt Certification (SSCE 9103)
Our White Belt training course will provide you with an understanding of the time-tested principles of Lean, Six Sigma, Continuous Improvement and how these principles provide the most effective transformation to process improvement.
Yellow Belt Certification (SSCE 9105)
Gain an understanding of the Operational Excellence approach to process improvement, including the ability to apply the fundamentals of Lean, Six Sigma and the DMAIC (Define, Measure, Analyze, Improve, Control) methodology. Practice applying Lean tools, develop skills to lead "quick hit" projects, and learn how to support Green or Black Belt-led Lean Six Sigma projects
Green Belt Certification (SSCE 9107)
Learn how to successfully charter, scope and close projects, as well as how to apply the appropriate metrics to help ensure total change implementation.
Black Belt Certification (SSCE 9109)
The Drexel Lean Six Sigma Black Belt training is a comprehensive and rigorous journey that a dedicated student can undertake to expand and hone his or her continuous improvement skills. Facilitated classroom teaching is used to demonstrate and practice tools and skills which the student then immediately applies to a real world opportunity.