About the Course

An in-depth examination of the basic principles for Lean Six Sigma projects and programs within an organization. You will have the opportunity to use and practice these concepts which may be implemented into the workplace to reduce waste, improve performance, and cut costs. Addresses Lean Six Sigma in manufacturing, service industry, non-profit companies, education, and government organizations. Lean principles were originally designed for manufacturing processes, and the lessons presented will show how to achieve integration of Lean Principles and Practice into other areas within a company or organization. You will study the history and principles of Lean Six Sigma, and will learn how to use metrics and measures for the implementation of a Lean Six Sigma environment.  Designed for managers, line supervisors, functional leaders, business analysts, key suppliers, business consultants, and sales representatives. 

Oct 06 - Dec 01, 2021

Est. Tuition:
Learning Format:
9 weeks

Estimated Tuition

$535 Early Bird Discount
$585 after Sep 27, 2021


UC Riverside
900 University Avenue Riverside, CA 92521


  • Linda McKean, M.A.


Wed. 6:00 p.m. - 9:30 p.m., Oct. 6 - Dec. 1 (No meeting Nov. 24)


Textbook: Lean Mastery: 8 Books in 1 - Master Lean Six Sigma & Build a Lean Enterprise, Accelerate Tasks with Scrum and Agile Project Management, Optimize with Kanban, and Adopt The Kaizen Mindset
Author: Greg Caldwell
ISBN: 978-1953036308

Title: Lean Six Sigma Pocket Toolbook
Author: Michael L. George, David Rowlands, Mark Price, and John Maxey
ISBN: 9789352603527

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