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Upcoming Events

Fall 2018 & Spring 2019 Workshops are listed below

Training sessions are held at the following locations

DMACC Ankeny Campus, 2006 S Ankeny Blvd., Ankeny, IA 50023

DMACC Southridge Campus, 1111 E Army Post Road, Des Moines, IA 50315

  

Lean 101-Intro to Lean Manufacturing

Wednesday, January 9, 2019
DMACC Southridge Center, Rm 20A/C
A full day course where participants learn how to identify common work wastes and learn to apply various tools and techniques to a simulated factory (circuit board assembly) to reduce waste and improve efficiency.
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Introduction to Six Sigma Black Belt (Online)

Monday, February 4, 2019 - Friday, March 1, 2019
Internet Class
This challenging Introduction to Six Sigma Black Belt course teaches critical people and management skills required for Six Sigma practitioners. This first course in the Certificate program explains enterprise deployment, process and team management.
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Six Sigma Black Belt Certificate (Online)

Monday, February 4, 2019 - Monday, April 29, 2019
Internet Class
Lean and Six Sigma is changing the way organizations operate. Leading the change are Six Sigma Black Belts. LERN's Black Belt training builds on the Green Belt certification and teaches candidates advanced problem-solving skills, using the DMAIC (Define, Measure, Analyze, Improve and Control) model.
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Introduction to Six Sigma Green Belt (Online)

Monday, February 4, 2019 - Friday, March 1, 2019
Internet Class
This challenging Introduction to Six Sigma Green Belt course teaches critical skills required for Six Sigma practitioners. This first course in the certification program explains the basic terms and proven Six Sigma problem-solving methods, team building tools, and descriptive statistics that are the basis for the statistical tools that contribute to the success of improvement projects and to the overall success of your organization.
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Lean Process Mapping

Tuesday, February 12, 2019
DMACC Southridge Center, Rm 20B
Are you frustrated with your work processes? 

Want to learn how to map a process for improvement?  This class is designed to help individuals learn steps for setting up and conducting a process mapping project.  We will review process identification, preparation, mapping techniques, process analysis, and implementation.
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Intro to Lean "Light"

Thursday, February 21, 2019
DMACC Ankeny, Building 5 Room 1240A/J
This 1/2 day introductory lean class teaches participants about basic lean concepts and tools.  Participants then apply these to a simulated factory (building flashlights) to remove waste and improve efficiency.  Lean 'Light' is a shortened and lighter version of Lean 101.
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Intermediate Six Sigma Black Belt (Online)

Monday, March 4, 2019 - Friday, March 29, 2019
Internet Class
In this course, Black Belt Candidates will identify their projects. The course will focus on the Define, Measure, and Analyze part of the DMAIC process.
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Applying Lean Sigma Practices to HR Functions (Online)

Monday, March 4, 2019 - Thursday, November 29, 2018
Internet Class
Develop the mindset of Lean Operational Excellence, an advanced problem solving approach that facilitates continuous improvement within the organization through the identification and elimination of waste.
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Pillars: Intro to Lean for the Office

Tuesday, March 12, 2019
DMACC Southridge Center, Rm 20B/D
Pillars is an introductory Lean course that teaches employees to see common types of wastes within a work process. Using an office simulation, employees practice applying basic Lean tools to reduce wastes and experience the benefits of time and cost savings possible through process improvement. While the training often helps identify potential improvement projects within an organization, actual evaluation of specific process and wasteful activities are achieved through subsequent workplacelean t
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Lean Six Sigma (Online)

Monday, April 1, 2019 - Friday, April 26, 2019
Internet Class
Lean Six Sigma attacks inefficiencies, non-value added wastes caused by defects, non value-added flow of information or materials, non-productive time, data storage, stacks of inventory, overproduction and extra processing. With Lean Six Sigma techniques you will have the skills to lead successfully in both service and manufacturing industries.
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Introduction to Six Sigma Black Belt (Online)

Monday, April 1, 2019 - Friday, April 26, 2019
This challenging Introduction to Six Sigma Black Belt course teaches critical people and management skills required for Six Sigma practitioners. This first course in the Certificate program explains enterprise deployment, process and team management.
» More Information     » Register Now!

Introduction to Six Sigma Green Belt (Online)

Monday, April 1, 2019 - Friday, April 26, 2019
Internet Class
This challenging Introduction to Six Sigma Green Belt course teaches critical skills required for Six Sigma practitioners. This first course in the certification program explains the basic terms and proven Six Sigma problem-solving methods, team building tools, and descriptive statistics that are the basis for the statistical tools that contribute to the success of improvement projects and to the overall success of your organization.
» More Information     » Register Now!

Six Sigma Black Belt Certificate (Online)

Monday, April 1, 2019 - Friday, June 28, 2019
Internet Class
Lean and Six Sigma is changing the way organizations operate. Leading the change are Six Sigma Black Belts. LERN's Black Belt training builds on the Green Belt certification and teaches candidates advanced problem-solving skills, using the DMAIC (Define, Measure, Analyze, Improve and Control) model.
» More Information     » Register Now!

5S: Workspace Organization

Wednesday, April 17, 2019
DMACC Southridge Center, Rm 20B
Learn a 5-step process on how to organize any work space to improve productivity, efficiency and create a user-friendly appearance.  5S is a well-established program used by companies for decades to organize work spaces.  The concepts are applicable to home, office and other work space types.
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Lean 101-Intro to Lean Manufacturing

Thursday, May 2, 2019
DMACC Southridge Center, Rm 20B/D
A full day course where participants learn how to identify common work wastes and learn to apply various tools and techniques to a simulated factory (circuit board assembly) to reduce waste and improve efficiency.
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For assistance or if you have an questions, please contact Caylene Hollinrake at 515-256-4920 or email cjhollinrake@dmacc.edu.