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SU Continuing Education, 6Sigmatek to offer Lean Six Sigma business training - Tuesday, December 8, 2009
Southern University's Division of Continuing Education, in partnership with 6Sigmatek, LLC, is now offering Lean Six Sigma specialized training and deployment for businesses.

Lean Six Sigma is a business improvement methodology that maximizes shareholder value by achieving the fastest rate of improvement in consumer cost, satisfaction, production speed, invested capitol and quality. Lean Six Sigma is a statistical term that measures process capability.

Lean Six Sigma, which pledges to radically improve quality, provide companies with a competitive and capacity for businesses, is designed specifically for Engineers, Project Managers, Supervisors, Team Leaders or key people in the organization who are responsible for continuous improvement and bottom line results.

Some training objectives of the session will include:

    � Learning to write a clear business case, problem statement, measure of success and goal.
    � How to effectively scope your continuous improvement efforts.
    � How to choose projects that will drive bottom line results.
    � Team creation, formation and facilitation
    � Proficiency in root causation techniques

Open enrollment for all interested businesses will begin Jan. 1, 2010.

For more information or to register a business, contact Dr. Barbara Carpenter or Yvonne Campbell at 225.771.2613, Stephen Griffin at 704.604.9470 or visit