Lean Six Sigma (Green Belt)

Type of Course
NFQ Level
Validated by
Dorset College
Start Date



10 Weeks 

Course Fees
€795.00 (Part-Time)

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 Why Lean Six Sigma?

Lean and Six Sigma and the process of improvement methods, which, when implemented correctly can revolutionise how you do business.  


This Lean Six Sigma Green Belt Programme will help you to improve productivity and quality and provide you with the skills necessary to work on projects to transform your role and business.   

Do you want to learn how to make improvements within any business role and deliver sustainable savings? Do you want to understand how Lean and Six Sigma can be integrated into a company's  management systems? 

Are you interested in Analyzing data to create efficiencies; lowering costs, making sustainable savings, reduced production time and increase profits? 

Do you want to enhance your career and academic opportunities? 

Who attends this Lean Six Sigma Course?

This Lean Six Sigma Green Belt course is designed for anyone who wants to learn about, and become confident in using Lean and Six Sigma tools. The course will give you the knowledge and confidence to run Green Belt Projects in any role and the ability to effectively manage projects and lead cross-functional teams.  


Lean Six Sigma Programme Units 

Lean targets the elimination of waste, while Six Sigma focuses on the analysis of data to reducing variation in your processes. This leads to better accuracy, higher productivity and greater profits. In short, Lean and Six Sigma combined can revolutionise how your business runs. 

  • Introduction and History of continuous improvement initiatives 

  • Lean Six Sigma defined and the development of a lean six sigma strategy 

  • Project team structure and project planning 

  • Process mapping, data collection, and measurement 

  • Statistical analysis 

  • Prioritising solutions 

  • Piloting solutions, kaizen, lean process development 

  • Controlling and project closure 

To Become...

A Lean and Six Sigma Project Planner

Build Your Path To Success

01. Obtain the Diploma in Lean and Six Sigma

Successfully completing this course and its assessment work leads to a Diploma in Lean Six Sigma Green Belt. It will provide you with the recognition you need to progress in your chosen field.

02. Great Career

Maximise your career potential as you grow in confidence learning and using Lean and Six Sigma tools and understanding the value of increasing productivity, reducing waste and achieving on-going improvement in business processes. It will provide excellent opportunities to progress your career path.

03. Our Team of Teachers

Learn from friendly and highly qualified industry-experienced teachers who will include plenty of active learning, such as group activities, discussion and applying skills to your own projects.

04. Knowledge and Experience

Enrich your learning experience in a diverse student community. Learn in a friendly, welcoming, student-centered environment with small class sizes and teachers who provide a solid foundation in Lean and Six Sigma and with the ability to launch projects successfully.

Programme Details

Entry Requirements

There are no specific academic entry requirements for this course. This course is suited to individuals within any industry and will give you the confidence to run Green Belt Projects within any role.


Start Date: 30/07/2019

End Date: 01/10/2019 

Evening: Tuesday

Time: 18.30 to 21.00

Duration: 10 Weeks

Lecturer Profiles

Rizwan Ahmed

Rizwan Ahmed


Programme Fees


Additional Information

Exam fees are included in the course price.

Application Process

A deposit of €150.00 is required to secure a place on this Course. The deposit or if you wish full payment of fees can be paid online. When we have received and reviewed your application the college will be in contact with you to discuss next steps.