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Lean Six Sigma Yellow Belt Course

$150

with Robert Valentino, Lean Coach

Calendar Oct 2, 2020 at 8:30 am

This course is offered online via Zoom. Prior to the class starting, the instructor will email all the registrants a link to sign-in to their Zoom class.  Zoom is a free, interactive online platform, you do not have to have a Zoom account to attend a class being offered through Zoom. You will need a computer or laptop with Internet connection, with computer audio or a computer and a phone.

Lean Six Sigma is a business strategy that has received world recognition in the manufacturing, distribution, engineering, logistics, software development, retail, government, and healthcare industries. 82% of all Fortune 100 companies publicly claim to utilize its principles, with an estimated global savings of $427 billion over the last 20 years.

Organizations that have successfully transformed their culture and processes through Lean, Data Analytics, Theory of Constraints, and Scrum have created a competitive advantage by increasing their speed of delivery, improving quality, and reducing costs.

Facilitated by a Master Black Belt, the Lean Six Sigma Yellow Belt certification course provides the foundational principles and tools to develop your leaders into innovative change agents. After earning their certification, leaders are expected to implement continuous improvement projects in their respected departments, and serve as a team member on more complex improvement initiatives led by a Certified Green or Black Belt.

Key highlights of the 8-hour course:

· Introduction to Lean, Data Analytics, Theory of Constraints, and Scrum

· Flow and Leveling

· Standardized Work

· DMAIC Problem-solving Framework

· Continuous Improvement

· Leading Change

Meet our facilitator: Robert Valentino is a Certified Lean Six Sigma Master Black Belt and led Amazon’s highest producing Make-On-Demand facility, responsible for over $100 million in annual revenue with $24 million in profit, improving productivity by 8% year-over-year. Mr. Valentino’s organization consults Fortune 500 companies and has trained and coached over 1,000 leaders in Lean Six Sigma methodologies across 32 organizations, saving over $33 million annually. 

Computer Class - Microsoft Project Management, Level 1

$90

with Alva Santiago

Calendar Oct 6, 2020 at 9 am

This course is offered online via Zoom. Prior to the class starting, the instructor will email all the registrants a link to sign-in to their Zoom class.  Zoom is a free, interactive online platform, you do not have to have a Zoom account to attend a class being offered through Zoom. You will need a computer or laptop with Internet connection, with computer audio or a computer and a phone.

This indispensable 2-part course will equip participants with the proper tools needed to manage projects. The participants will learn to organize projects into phases and outline the tasks within each phase. They will learn to set durations to tasks and assign resources, as in; people, materials and cost. The participants will learn to prioritize the flow of projects. They will learn to track the status of tasks and assess if projects are falling behind its trajectory.

Computer Class - Microsoft Project Management, Level 2

$45

with Alva Santiago

Calendar Oct 13, 2020 at 9 am

This course is offered online via Zoom. Prior to the class starting, the instructor will email all the registrants a link to sign-in to their Zoom class.  Zoom is a free, interactive online platform, you do not have to have a Zoom account to attend a class being offered through Zoom. You will need a computer or laptop with Internet connection, with computer audio or a computer and a phone.

This indispensable course will equip participants with the proper tools needed to manage projects. The participants will learn to track progress. They will learn to make adjustments to projects. They will learn to create reports of progress, cost and assignments. The participants will learn to create visual reports using graphs to make timeline comparisons. They will learn to create visual reports into Excel and Visio. They will learn to manage many projects within a master project.

Computer Class - Power BI for Desktop

$45

with Alva Santiago

Calendar Oct 29, 2020 at 9 am

This course is offered online via Zoom. Prior to the class starting, the instructor will email all the registrants a link to sign-in to their Zoom class.  Zoom is a free, interactive online platform, you do not have to have a Zoom account to attend a class being offered through Zoom. You will need a computer or laptop with Internet connection, with computer audio or a computer and a phone.

This program is in high demand. It facilitates large datasets from multiple file types to come into one visual – enabling the user to get results with a simple drag and drop. This indispensable course will equip the participants with the proper tools to create multiple data analysis reports with useful illustrations.

The participants will be able to create measures to get key performance indexes of their organization’s products and services. They will be able to create matrixes to compare data in time segments, as in month over month and year over year.

Computer Class - Excel-Business Intelligence

$45

with Alva Santiago

Calendar Nov 4, 2020 at 9 am

This course is offered online via Zoom. Prior to the class starting, the instructor will email all the registrants a link to sign-in to their Zoom class.  Zoom is a free, interactive online platform, you do not have to have a Zoom account to attend a class being offered through Zoom. You will need a computer or laptop with Internet connection, with computer audio or a computer and a phone.

This level is intended to introduce the participants on the features on the new ribbons -

  • PowerView, Power Query and PowerPivot
  • Using the powerful features of BI to import large data sets 
  • Create Data Modeling in BI 
  • Remembering the Steps for Future use of Data Set 
  • Data Shaping | Manipulating of Large Data Sets 
  • Mapping Data | Graphing Data 
  • Introduction to DAX 
  • Eliminate Vlookup with Data Modeling 
  • GetPivotData Reports




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