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Lean Six Sigma Yellow Belt Course

2 Full Days  |  1.4 CEUs

Lean Six Sigma Yellow Belt Certification The Lean Six Sigma Yellow Belt course teaches the fundamentals of quality improvement concepts and techniques that can be applied at work or home. Participants will understand that by putting these concepts and techniques into practice, they can improve customer satisfaction, reduce waste, increase efficiency and improve product or service quality.

Program Description

Participants learn to use a variety of Lean improvement and Six Sigma quality tools under a DMAIC (Define, Measure, Analyze, Improve, Control) framework. Specifically, participants will explore some of the steps taken within each phase, such as project charters, process mapping, cause-and-effect tools, data measurement and analysis, and basic control methods. Case studies and exercises will allow the participant to combine and utilize concepts learned during the course.

Learning Outcomes

Participants who successfully complete the course will be able to identify process improvement opportunities at work and home, and can be a valuable resource within Lean Six Sigma project teams.


This program is designed for anyone who is interested in understanding the concepts of Lean Six Sigma and wish to learn its methodology of process improvement.

Program Dates / Locations

While this course is not scheduled at this time, any of the executive education programs offered by the Hudson Center of Entrepreneurship and Executive Education (HCEEE) can be delivered to your organization either in our classroom or at your location. Please contact us for more information.

Program Fee

Fee of $995 includes tuition, instructional materials and lunch.


Dr. Ryan Atkins is an Assistant Professor of Supply Chain Management at H. Wayne Huizenga College of Business and Entrepreneurship at Nova Southeastern University. Dr. Atkins has a Ph.D. in Supply Chain Management from Queen's University Belfast in Northern Ireland, and a Master of Manufacturing Management and Bachelor of Science degree from Pennsylvania State University. Dr. Atkins taught as a Lecturer at the University of Georgia in the management department. His professional experience includes serving as a Supply Chain Planner for Lanxess Corporation, Procurement Intern at Bayer Corporation and a Logistics Intern at U.S. Steel Corporation. He is also a certified Six Sigma Black Belt.

Course Customization

Using core programs, we can customize the material to fit your corporate training needs. With our extensive resources and program facilitators, we will design a program that is tailored to fit your specified objectives and requirements.

Substitution, Cancellation, Fee and Transfer Policies

We realize that occasionally you need to cancel your registration. You can substitute another individual in your place at any time prior to the first day of a program.

If you wish to receive a credit toward a future program: we will allow you to transfer you registration to a future date of the same program you are enrolled in currently, provided we receive written notice two weeks prior to the start date of the class you are currently registered in. You are permitted to re-register only one time.

If you wish to receive a refund: written cancellations received 30 calendar days before a program begins will be issued a full refund, less a $150.00 processing fee; written cancellations received 6 to 29 calendar days prior to the start of a program will get 50 percent of the registration fee refunded. We apologize but we cannot provide a refund if we receive your written cancellation in five or fewer business days prior to the start of the program.

In the event of non-payment, the responsibility for any fees incurred in collecting the payment is the responsibility of the customer.

Fees and dates are subject to change without notice.

Contact Information

For additional program information, please contact us at:

Hudson Center of Entrepreneurship and Executive Education
H. Wayne Huizenga College of Business and Entrepreneurship
Nova Southeastern University
3301 College Avenue, Carl DeSantis Building, Suite 2088
Fort Lauderdale-Davie, FL 33314
Tel: 954.262.5161
Toll Free: 800.672.7223, ext. 25161
Fax: 954.262.3188

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