MRC - Manufacturers Resource Center

 

Yellow Belt Certification

 

Date/Time
Date(s) - September 11th, 2019 - September 12th, 2019
8:30 am - 4:30 pm

Location
Manufacturers Resource Center


Yellow Belt Certification

September 11 – 12, 2019
8:30 a.m. – 4:30 p.m

Locaation:
Manufacturers Resource Center
7200A Windsor Drive
Allentown, PA 18106
(Fogelsville Area)

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MRC’s Yellow Belt Certification course is a process-focus to manage the business through the Six Sigma problem-solving approach of Define, Measure, Analyze, Improve, and Control (DMAIC). Yellow Belts are process improvement team members who have been exposed to the DMAIC Process and Tools.

Yellow Belt responsibilities include:

    • Active participation on Lean Six Sigma project teams
    • Understanding foundational tools used in DMAIC projects
    • Working knowledge of Minitab software as it relates to fundamental tools and data analysis

Personal Characteristics include:

    • High potential and motivation
    • Change agent
    • Solid analytical skills using data and scientific methods to solve root cause of problems
    • Willingness to learn

Classroom training and exercises overview:

    • Learn and apply DMAIC tools
    • Utilize classroom exercises to demonstrate the application of tools
    • Complete and pass exam on information and tools presented in YB training

YB Certification Requirements:

    • Class Attendance
    • Participation in Classroom and Group Exercises
    • Pass Yellow Belt exam

Yellow Belt Training Topic Areas:

    • Day 1: DEFINE:
      Project Charter, SIPOC, Voice of Customer, Multi-level Pareto (Minitab Introduction)
    • Days 1 & 2: MEASURE:
      Six Sigma Metrics (card drop exercise), Basic Stats (Graphical Summary, Histogram, Dotplots, Boxplots, Time Series), Basic Tools (Process Map, Fishbone Diagram, XY Matrix, FMEA)
      Common and Special Causes, Process Capability Analysis (catapult exercise),
      MSA (Gage and Attribute R&R)
    • Day 2: ANALYZE
      Hypothesis Testing, Basic Tools – 1-Sample t, 2-Sample t, Paired t, 1Proportion, 2 Proportions, Power and Sample size
    • Day 2: Intro to IMPROVE and CONTROL
      Time Series and Control Charts, Control and Reaction Plan

 

Cost:  $600/person or $540/person if registered by August 12. Includes continental breakfast, lunch, course materials, beverages and snacks.

Yellow Belt Training is eligible for WEDnet! To understand if you qualify for WEDnet, please contact Diane Lewis at (610) 628 -4578 or diane.lewis@mrcpa.org.

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Instructor:
Richard Titus of Titus Consulting, Master Black Belt

 

 

 

 

 

Richard Titus, Jr., Ph.D.
Titus Consulting

Dr. Titus is a Master Black Belt who spent nearly 20 years at Ingersoll‐Rand in a variety of positions ranging from information systems, materials management, manufacturing engineering, design engineering, and more.  Dr. Titus was certified as a Black Belt and Master Black Belt by Six Sigma Qualtec. He completed executive training with the Mahler Institute, Demand Flow Technology training at the John Costanza Institute of Technology, completed Lean Training with Six Sigma Qualtec, and is a certified trainer for DDI.  Dr. Titus earned a B.S. and M.S. in Engineering from Lehigh University and has been a lecturer with the Lehigh College of Business and Economics since 2000. He is currently an adjunct instructor at Lehigh University.  He earned his Ph.D. at Penn State University. Dr. Titus has supported over 200 six sigma projects resulting in over $30 million dollars of real savings!

Note: All registration fees must be received in advance of the date of your event. Also, MRC must be notified two weeks in advance of this event if you need to cancel, otherwise we can only grant a credit to another MRC event. Remember, you can also send a substitute.


Registration

Ticket Type Price Spaces
Standard Ticket
Yellow Belt Certificaation
$600.00
Discount Ticket Until August 12, 2019
Yellow Belt Certification
$540.00

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