The Wharton School (University of Pennsylvania)
Jan 22, 2018 to Jan 25, 2018
As athletic engagement professionals grow in importance to sports organizations, it is extremely critical that you possess not just a passion for sports, but consistent, applicable management and leadership skills and relevant business acumen. The Athlete Development Professional Certification Program will provide you with the business skills to work more effectively with players, their families and key stakeholders, and become a well-respected and valued member of your organization’s team.
During this program you will:
This program is a joint venture between Wharton Executive Education and the National Football League developed in conjunction with the Wharton Sports Business Initiative. Designed by Wharton faculty and NFL insiders, including Troy Vincent, former NFL player and EVP of Football Operations, this impactful program will consist of a 4-day in-person module, virtual sessions and a hands-on small group project that will provide the ongoing sports business education that will enable you to provide more value to your organization.
Fisher College of Business (Ohio Fisher)
[No dates specified]
Our Lean Methods Accelerator course provides you with a smart, comprehensive overview of Lean Enterprise tools and methods. Whether used to supplement a Six Sigma curriculum or as a standalone course, this interactive, practice-based short course will help to define and drive your waste reduction efforts.
This popular course will provide you with a broad understanding of the Lean Six Sigma improvement methodology, concepts, and language. While we do not offer a Lean Six Sigma White Belt, this introductory course represents the equivalent in terms of what you need to know. The course provides an overview of the DMAIC process improvement cycle using case studies and examples drawn from Service, Business Process, and Manufacturing applications.
We've designed this quick, popular e-Learning course to provide you with a broad understanding of the Lean Six Sigma improvement methodology, concepts, and language. This course is targeted at a wide audience of Lean Six Sigma team members who need to gain familiarity with the overall methodology and basic tools of process improvement. The Yellow Belt course covers DMAIC tools and techniques in a far greater depth than the Lean Six Sigma Overview short course, but is roughly a third of the commitment required for the next level up, the Lean Six Sigma Green Belt course.
This instructor-supported course covers the complete Lean Six Sigma Transactional Green Belt body of knowledge. The Transactional Green Belt course differs from the standard Green Belt course in that it covers only the tools and concepts most important to transactional settings.
This course is designed to provide a broad understanding of the Lean Six Sigma improvement methodology, concepts and language in support of Champion activities. The Champion is the key role that removes barriers to project success and ensures that project teams have the organizational support they need to be effective. This course provides an overview of the DMAIC process, a group of basic problem-solving tools used for project selection and management, and guidance on leading teams and leading change.
This instructor-supported course covers the DCDOV (Define, Concept, Design, Optimize, Verify) roadmap and is integrated with Sigma Lake®, an innovative simulation-based design practice project using the Roller Coaster Tycoon® video game. You will not only discover and learn core concepts of DFSS, but you will also gain experience and competence as you apply them ot the course project simulation. The Service version of the course does not include additional lessons on advanced statistics and experimental design that are part of the Product version.
This course provides the necessary tools to chart and understand process behavior over time. The body of knowledge covered by this course of study is also known as Statistical Process Control (SPC). As you become proficient in all of the tools necessary to to chart process behavior, quantify variability, and assess process capability, you will be prepared to play an important role as a part of a process improvement team.
This instructor-supported course covers the complete Lean Six Sigma Green Belt body of knowledge. As a Green Belt, you can assist or lead a team in executing process improvement projects. You will be competent in all of the basic analytical tools necessary to utilize the DMAIC methodology and control Green Belt improvement projects.
This instructor-supported course covers the DCDOV (Define, Concept, Design, Optimize, Verify) roadmap and is integrated with Sigma Lake®, an innovative simulation-based design practice project using the Roller Coaster Tycoon® video game. You will not only discover and learn core concepts of DFSS, but you will also gain experience and competence as you apply them to the course project simulation. The Product version of this course includes additional lessons on advanced statistics and experimental design.