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Tuesday 30 May 2017

Certificate in Lean Six Sigma (Green Belt) (NFQ Level 7)

Course Details

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Course Fees: €1,390.00
NFQ Level: 7
ECTS Credits: 10
Course Code: DK_BLSSG_7
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Course Presentation

  • Introduction & Overview
  • Change Management
  • Define: Project Charter, Project Team Structure, Project Planning, Customer Analysis, Define Gate Review
  • Measure: Process Mapping, VSM, Data Collection, Basic Statistics, Measurement System Analysis, Baseline calculation, Measure Gate Review
  • Analyse: Basic Root Cause Analysis, Determining Critical Root Causes, Statistical Analysis, Analyse Gate Review
  • Improve: Prioritising Solutions, Piloting Solutions, Kaizen, Lean Process Improvements, Improve Gate Review
  • Control: Control Measures, Control Plans, Project Closure

Students will be assessed by a combination of progress reports, presentations, project and Multi-Choice Questionnaire.

Awarding Body

Dundalk Institute of Technology (Level 7 Special Purpose Award-10 credits)

Who Should Apply?

Lean Six Sigma has become the most successful approach to Continuous Improvement across all industries regardless of size, position in the supply chain or service provided. An essential element of Lean Six Sigma roll-out is Green Belt training. This Lean Six Sigma Green Belt course will teach students the tools and methodology necessary to successfully lead and contribute to DMAIC improvement projects within organisations.

How To Apply

Enrol online via the Green Button above.

Course Duration

12 weeks, one evening (Wednesdays) per week for 3 hours 6.30pm-9.30pm plus 1 Saturday morning session (10.00am-1.00pm).

Starting Date

Wednesday 27th September at 6.30pm

Entry Requirements

(a) Mature applicants (i.e. over 23 years of age) with appropriate work experience. Interviews may apply to all mature students without a qualification.


(b) Leaving Certificate Grade D3 in five subjects at ordinary level (or equivalent) to include mathematics and a language (English or Irish), or equivalent.

Candidates should have at least three year’s experience in a suitable working environment. The course is aimed at all personnel working within the design, manufacturing, transactional, sales or support environment. It is suitable for management and team leaders through to shop floor personnel and employees directly involved in the process.

Fees Information


Further Information

Annmarie McHugh
School of Business and Humanities
Dundalk IT

Email: AnnMarie.McHugh@dkit.ie


Lifelong Learning Centre,
Dundalk Institute of Technology,
Dublin Road, Dundalk, Co. Louth

Phone: 042-9370290
Email: parttime@dkit.ie

Lifelong Learning Centre,
Dundalk Institute of Technology,
Dublin Road, Dundalk, Co. Louth

Call: 042-9370290
Fax: 042-9370291
Email: parttime@dkit.ie