Benchmark Six Sigma is Accredited training Provider of Exemplar Global (previously RABQSA), a member of ASQ family. Exemplar Global provides global recognition for our Green Belt, Black Belt and Master Black Belt programs.
We started our programs in 2001 and most accreditations started later. We provide Exemplar Global accredited globally valid certificate.
Benchmark Six Sigma has unmatched industry acceptance. We conduct in-company programs with industry leaders. To see more details of our clients, please visit - https://www.benchmarksixsigma.com/our-clients/
We guide participants through cases from different industry sectors which come from real experience in those organizations.
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Q1: What is Lean Six Sigma Green Belt?
Green Belt is a management qualification for problem solving competence. It includes world’s best problem-solving methods in a single capsule. A person is referred as Green Belt certified if he/she has gone through training and has cleared an examination.
Green Belt is best suited for people who aspire to get better results with teams or manage processes. Two approaches are covered. Process focused approaches help in identifying failures and delays in a sequence of activities. Data driven approaches help in finding root causes of problems and fixing them permanently.
Q2: What is required for Green Belt certification?
Green Belt certification requires a willingness to learn, and an analytical mind. Mostly, this program is taken up by working professionals who wish to enhance their career. Students pursuing post-graduation in management also go through this program.
Inclination to work with data and desire to solve problems are pre-requisites for Green Belt certification. During the training, one needs to actively participate and visualize application at the workplace. This is important because the techniques apply somewhat differently in different industries and functions.
Q3: How long does it take to get a Lean Six Sigma Green Belt?
Lean Six Sigma Green Belt is likely to take about 3 weeks in an online training program. It is recommended that participants do not rush through this certification.
One needs to invest time during the course in learning the subject and doing practice exercises. While learning the techniques may not take long, visualizing application does take some time and effort.
The skills learnt in Green Belt are useful for a lifetime and one needs to continue exploring nuances to build expertise.
Q4: How much does it cost to get a Lean Six Sigma Green Belt?
The Lean Six Sigma Green Belt fee may vary from 100 USD to 2000 USD depending on where you do it from. What matters eventually is how much value you can derive for your money. Some Institutes charge separately for certification and it is important to find out what is included in the fee.
After training support matters a lot to most people. Only few Institutes that are exclusively focused in this domain provide ongoing learning and networking support free of cost.
Q5: Is there a separate fee for the Certified Six Sigma Green Belt exam?
No. The course fees includes the fees for the Green Belt certification exam
Q6: Which Six Sigma tools do we learn in the workshop?
Graphical tools, Statistical Process Control, process performance metrics, FMEA, Hypothesis testing, Design of Experiments, etc. to the name a few. For detailed curriculum feel free to contact us.
Q7: How is Six Sigma different from Total Quality Management?
Six Sigma = Total Quality Management (TQM) minus weaknesses of Total Quality Management (TQM).
In TQM philosophy, any project is ok as long as it improves Quality. Six Sigma methodology is a more holistic approach which is based on facts, is data driven, is result oriented and exhibits a strong linkage to strategic goals. It can also be applied to all common business processes like Administration, Research & Development, Sales & Marketing, etc. If you know Quality Management, you’ll easily learn Lean Six Sigma.
Q8: Will the Certified Six Sigma Green Belt examination be conducted in testing centers or online?
The Certified Six Sigma Green Belt examination is conducted online.
Q9: Do I need to have some work experience to undergo the the Certified Six Sigma Green Belt program?
Every year, hundered of students undergo the Certified Six Sigma Green Belt program for better placement prospects. The course has been designed keeping in mind that participants might not have work experience or work experience in relavant areas and the very same time throghly engage experts and professionals.
Q10: Is the Certified Six Sigma Green Belt examination based on multiple choice questions?
Yes. The examination consist of 80 multiple choice questions to be solved in 2 hours.
I had heard about some of the concepts prior to joining the course but even the new concepts were very clearly delivered by our instructor.