Academic Offerings

The Lean Center of Excellence in conjunction with the Engineering, Science, and Project Management Department offered a Lean Six Sigma Green Belt training course in Fall 2017. If you are interested in obtaining a Lean Six Sigma Green Belt certification from UAA, please contact the ESPM department.   

 
Note: Department approval is required to register for this course.
Email or call Meuy Saechao at msaechao2@alaska.edu or (907) 786-1924 for assistance with registering. 
 

Registration Information  

  • Not yet a UAA Student?

    If you are not admitted into a degree-seeking program or are not interested in applying for a degree seeking program, please visit UAOnline and fill out the free Non-Degree Seeking Student application.  

    1. If you already have a University of Alaska account, login to UAOnline, and under the "Student Services and Account Information" tab, click, "Admissions", then Choose '"Campus - University of Alaska Anchorage" and "Application Type" - "Non-Degree—US Citizen" (or Non-US Citizen). If you do not have a University of Alaska account, click here to start the application process
    2. Select "Continue" and complete the application, which should take about one business day to be processed. Once approved, you can register and pay for the course.
    3. Once approved, Go to UAOnline and click the "Log In" link. Enter your UA username and password. New users of online university resources can claim their credentials at me.uaa.alaska.edu. Once in the secured area, select the "Student Services and Account Information" tab, then click on "Registration."
    4. Locate the CRN you want to register for (see the course description below) and after clicking "Register/Add/Drop" from Registration menu, enter the CRN and click the "Complete Registration Changes" button.

    Email or call Meuy Saechao at msaechao2@uaa.alaska.edu (907) 786-1924 for assistance with registering.

 

Lean Six Sigma Green Belt 

PM A494S/A694S (3 Credits)

Dates: Fall 2017, Mondays from 5:30-9PM

Location: EIB 215 & Distance Enabled

 

CRN: 78577 (A494S), 78578 (A694S)

 

 

Course Description: Fundamentals of Lean Six Sigma (LSS) necessary to prepare individuals to implement principles and practices of LSS using fact-based and data-driven methodologies to improve the customer experience, reduce waste and add unique value. Develop leadership and teaming skills necessary to facilitate efforts by teams and work groups to produce tangible results in support of strategic and operational objectives of organizations. Hands-on application of LSS and project management processes, tools and techniques to case studies and real projects will prime individuals to lead and facilitate process improvement projects to produce tangible results in support of strategic and operational objectives of organizations. Interactive and collaborative learning environment emphasizes communication, leadership, cross-functional teamwork and professionalism.

Both graduate and undergraduate students will be expected to participate in processes to select, plan, execute and control LSS projects, facilitate teams, and produce results. All students will be expected to demonstrate competency in hands on work as well as demonstrate the knowledge necessary to pass the American Society of Quality (ASQ)© Green Belt certification exam.

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