Gain the tools to transform your
business by reducing defects and improving profitability through Six Sigma
Black Belt Training. Customized Training and Development Services (CTDS) at
Clackamas Community College is offering the groundbreaking quality management
training at a special all-inclusive rate of $4,445, a substantial savings over
many similar programs.
Classes begin the week of September
17 and meet one week a month in September, October, December and January.
Students in the program will perform project work at their company work sites
in between the monthly class sessions.
Six Sigma Black Belt Training is
geared toward professionals in the manufacturing industry and is appropriate
for project managers, engineers, operation managers and quality assurance
personnel. The class will be taught by Mel Coffey, a Certified Master Black
Belt Six Sigma instructor with 20 years experience using the techniques. He has
used Six Sigma tools with companies including Precision Castparts, Volvo,
General Electric, Pratt & Whitney, Honeywell and Sundstrand.
Six Sigma training provides
participants with a set of problem-solving abilities that reduce defect rates
in manufacturing, increase profitability, reduce lead time and improve customer
satisfaction. The business management strategy was developed by Motorola in
1986 and became well known when General Electric adopted the practices in 1995.
Today Six Sigma is widely used across industry.
The CTDS course will follow the
standard Define, Measure, Analyze, Improve and Control (DMAIC) approach and
include some Lean concepts as well. The training will consist of four
continuous eight-hour day sessions at CCC’s Oregon City campus, followed by
five to six weeks of applied work projects. The four weeks of classes result in
120 total hours of training. Participants can earn either 12 college credits or
12 continuing education units and a Six Sigma industry credential.
Participants should have some
experience in Excel and PowerPoint and a math skill level equivalent to algebra
III. The price for the CSTD course includes all materials and Minitab software.
For registration information please
or contact firstname.lastname@example.org
or call 503-594-3200.