Kent State's Lean Six Sigma Green Belt curriculum is structured to allow students and employers maximum flexibility in obtaining the Green Belt certification.
The curriculum follows a two-week approach with the class meeting one week each month for two months (80 contact hours). The Green Belt certification also requires the completion and approval of a independent project.
Topics covered in the certification include Project Identification, Team Oriented Problem Solving (TOPS), Introduction to Lean Thinking, Six Sigma Quality and Methods, Basic Minitab, Measurement System Analysis, Process Capability,
Helicopter Simulation, Lean Tools, Hypothesis Testing, Comparative Analysis, Tests for Stability/Normality of Data and
Catapult Simulation. Guest lecturers and field trips. Nearby accommodations available (priced separately).