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Upcoming Events

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

  

Introduction to Six Sigma Black Belt (Online)

Monday, June 3, 2019 - Friday, June 28, 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, June 3, 2019 - Friday, August 30, 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, June 3, 2019 - Friday, June 28, 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 Leadership: Planning Your Lean Journey

Tuesday, June 25, 2019
DMACC Southridge, Room 20B
This workshop helps leaders begin planning their first steps to launch lean within their organization. Participants are guided in developing an initial roll-out plan which includes tool selection, communication methods, consistent messaging, and how to build engagement.
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Intermediate Six Sigma Black Belt (Online)

Monday, July 1, 2019 - Friday, July 26, 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, July 1, 2019 - Friday, July 26, 2019
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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Lean 101- Intro to Lean Manufacturing

Wednesday, July 10, 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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Pillars: Intro to Lean for the Office

Thursday, August 1, 2019
DMACC Southridge, Room 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.
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Intro to Lean "Light"

Tuesday, August 6, 2019
DMACC Southridge, Room 20B
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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Lean 101-Intro to Lean Manufacturing

Thursday, September 12, 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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Pillars: Intro to Lean for the Office

Friday, October 4, 2019
DMACC Southridge Center, Rm 20B
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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Intro to Lean "Light"

Tuesday, November 12, 2019
DMACC Southridge Center, Rm 20C
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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5S: Organizing Your Workspace

Tuesday, December 3, 2019
DMACC Southridge Center, Rm 20B
This class teaches the popular 5S approach to organizing workspaces. Students will learn the 5-step process for organizing a workspace from sorting through unneeded items to creating visual controls and creating a sustainment plan to maintain their improvements.
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For assistance or if you have an questions, please contact Bonnie Slykhuis at 515-238-3485 or email blslykhuis@dmacc.edu.