Lean Six Sigma (LSS) is a universally proven methodology for improving the overall efficiency and effectiveness of the organization business processes, including customer satisfatction. Lean Six Sigma combines two proven disciplines which are extensively adopted wordlwide, because they enable organizations to solve virtually any problem where the outcome is inconsistent. “Lean” refers to the identification and elimination of non-value-added steps in a process. “Six Sigma” applies rigorous problem-solving methods to eliminate variation in a process. By implementing Lean Six Sigma, your employees will learn to think in a new mindset, and will then be adequatly equipped with the necessary tools and knowledge to reach operational excellence. In addition, Lean Six Sigma helps organization leaders discover opportunities for innovation.
Many of the Fortune 500 companies such as General Electric and Raytheon, XEROX, Pfizer and Bank of America have been using Lean Six-Sigma to improve their business processes and product development.
Focus ISO is a leading provider of Lean Six Sigma in Qatar, offers six types of Lean Six-Sigma training courses, tailored for every level of the organization:
- Executive Leadership
Executive Leadership involves the CEO and other members of top management. They are responsible for setting up a vision for Six Sigma implementation. They also empower other role holders with the freedom and resources so that they can explore new ideas for breakthrough improvements.
Champions take responsibility for Six Sigma implementation across the organization with an integrated approach. The Executive Leadership draws them from upper management. Champions also act as mentors to Black Belts.
- Master Black Belts
Master Black Belts are identified by champions, and act as in-house coaches on Six Sigma. They devote most of their time to Six Sigma. They assist champions and guide Black Belts and Green Belts. Apart from statistical tasks, they spend their time on ensuring consistent application of Six Sigma across various functions and departments.
- Black Belts
Black Belts operate under Master Black Belts to apply Six Sigma methodology to specific projects. They devote 100% of their time to Six Sigma. They primarily focus on Six Sigma project execution, whereas Champions and Master Black Belts focus on identifying projects/functions for Six Sigma.
- Green Belts
Green Belts are employees who take up Six Sigma implementation along with their job responsibilities, and operate under the guidance of Black Belts.
- Yellow Belts
Yellow Belts are trained in the basic application of Six Sigma management tools, and work with the Black Belt throughout the project stages, being often the closest employees to the work