Full course description
Wondering what Lean Six Sigma is and how to plan a path to process and operational excellence? Want to enhance your career opportunities?
Oregon State University (OSU) and the Northwest Center for Performance Excellence (NWCPE) have teamed up to offer Lean Six Sigma offered online, live real-time.
Log on and review our recorded webinar to learn about Lean Six Sigma and Statistical Process Control (SPC) and how to get started down the path to a Lean Six Sigma or SPC Professional Certification.
This program is unique in the continuous improvement and process excellence world. Whether you want to obtain multiple certifications or get your feet wet with one workshop, you can build the path that aligns best with interests, roles in your organization, and career.
Certifications are offered in:
- Statistical Process Control
- Lean Six Sigma Yellow Belt
- Lean Six Sigma Green Belt (Six Sigma or Lean Emphasis)
- Lean Six Sigma Black Belt (Six Sigma or Lean Emphasis)
- Lean Six Sigma Master Black Belt
Managing Partner and Co-Founder NWCPE
Steve Zagarola is a Six Sigma Executive Master Black Belt certified by Mikel Harry – a co-founder of the Six Sigma methodology. Steve has more than 25 years’ experience in the application of statistical and modern structured approaches to the optimization of manufacturing and transactional processes, quality systems, and R&D. He has worked with and provided training and consulting for industries ranging from apparel manufacturing, advanced semiconductors, food and beverage, plastics molding, and wind energy in both the manufacturing and service and administration sectors. He has worked to improve manufacturing operations for global organizations on six continents and in English, Spanish, and German. Steve also served Six Sigma Program and Quality Manager at Vestas Wind Systems and as Director of Quality for Cascade Microtech and as a Senior Manufacturing Manager at The Coca-Cola Company. He provided technical editing for the 2012 edition of Six Sigma for Dummies for John Wiley & Sons. Steve is fluent in English, Spanish, Italian, and German. He earned a BS in Mechanical Engineering from Georgia Tech and completed post-graduate studies in Psychology and Statistics at Georgia Tech and Georgia State University and with Dr. Douglas Montgomery.