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Join us August 23 to learn more about Process Improvement


Join this free information session, in person to learn about the Lean Six Sigma Black Belt certificate program and Lean Six Sigma Green Belt course. Explore the format, required project, and expectations. Meet the lead instructor(s) and program manager to ask questions. Participants who join in person will enjoy free parking at our UC San Diego Extension University City Center location, a light breakfast, be invited into the classroom to connect and network with current students, and have a chance to win a raffle prize of a discount of $200 for a Spring 2019 Black or Green Belt course! 
Session agenda:

  • What is Lean Six Sigma?
  • Why Learn Lean Six Sigma?
  • Examples of Lean Six Sigma Principles in Use
  • How Lean Six Sigma Benefits You
  • An Overview LSS Black and Green Belt at UC San Diego Extension

Meet the Instructors:
Ric Van Der Linden is the principal consultant for ProgressivEdge, a consulting business Rick.jpgfocused on continuous improvement techniques with a strong emphasis on Lean Six Sigma. Along with project leadership, he has trained, mentored and certified over 500 Lean/Green/Black Belt students with a cumulative savings of $50 million. He holds a master's in organizational management and is a certified Lean Expert and Lean Six Sigma Master Black Belt (LSSMBB).
Ed.jpgEdward Vasko is an ASQ Certified Six Sigma Master Black Belt and Lean practitioner. He brings more than 25 years of performance improvement and cultural change implementation experience in Lean Six Sigma (LSS) and Continuous Quality Improvement (CQI) in various industries.


For questions, contact Todd Owen at ProcessPrograms@ucsd.edu or (858) 534-8133.

Note: Now accepting applications for Spring and Fall 2019. There is no fee to apply, and the program fee will includes the certificate processing fee. Click here to access the application for the Lean Six Sigma Black Belt program (scroll down to click on 'Apply Now'). An application is not required for the Lean Six Sigma Green Belt program.

Course Number: INFO-70032
Credit: 0.00 unit(s)
Related Certificate Programs: Business ManagementLean Six Sigma Black BeltProject Management

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