Varsity Tutors can enroll management professionals interested in adopting an efficiency-improving business philosophy in a New York Six Sigma certification course where you'll learn time-tested quality management methodologies from an expert mentor alongside your colleagues. Six Sigma is, in a nutshell, a set of practices that seeks to streamline and improve businesses by identifying and eliminating spend and reducing variability across an organization's manufacturing and business processes. Earning a certification can benefit your career in a variety of ways by demonstrating to employers that you're committed to quality in management, leadership, and communication and that you can bring those same values to an organization that employs you. This can open doors to new positions or assist you in negotiating advancement or pay raises, so a certification course can be a valuable investment in your future.
We're aware that certification classes taught in traditional classroom environments can pose obstacles to those interested in the Six Sigma methods, as commuting to and from a class can chew up a significant portion of your day, limiting the ability of businesspeople with schedules packed with professional and personal commitments to find a class that fits their lifestyle. When you enroll in our New York Six Sigma certification training, you'll be placed in an online classroom that circumvents this difficulty. You'll interact with your classmates and instructor through our video chat software, allowing you to work closely with your mentor and classmates face-to-face while still maintaining the convenience of an online class. Remote study allows you to control your own work environment, so you can pick a study spot that you find calm, productive, and free of distraction, whether that's your own home or office, or a public space like a favorite cafe or library such as the Grand Central Library, Mid-Manhattan Library, or the Jefferson Market Library. Both two-week and four-week class sections are on offer, so you can decide whether you'd prefer a shorter, more intensive class or a longer class that spreads out your workload. There are several class sections running at any given time, so you should easily be able to find New York Six Sigma certification training that meets at a time during the week that is amenable to you.
The path to certification can vary. Certification is provided through a variety of independent certifying bodies, so there isn't a single, decisive set of certificates or qualifying exams. However, these programs follow a generally coherent structure, and the abilities you'll work towards in New York Six Sigma certification training can apply to any one of these programs. Most offer Yellow Belt, Green Belt, Black Belt, and Master Black Belt levels of certification, which have progressively more demanding prerequisites and exams. In each case, you'll have to have already attained an existing level of professional experience, the ability to demonstrate a hands-on proficiency with efficiency-promoting management techniques that improve quality outputs, and, of course, pass your certification assessment.
You don't have to ascend through these tiers sequentially, so if you're already a highly skilled project manager with plenty of hands-on experience to your name, you may be able to skip to Green Belt or Black Belt status right from the beginning. At the Yellow Belt and Green Belt levels, you'll be developing expertise in the foundations of problem identification, data analysis, and quality cost-effective solutions, while by the time you reach Black Belt level, you will have shown an ability to lead others in the application of Six Sigma's business philosophy. Master Black Belt certificate holders have unparalleled knowledge of the most modern industry practices and must be outstanding team leaders and innovators.
Regardless of what level of certificate you're pursuing, New York Six Sigma certification training can support you along the way. Your mentor can deliver lectures on Six Sigma practices such as core DMAIC principles, the differences between DMADV (define, measure, analyze, design, verify) and IDOV (identify, design, optimize, verify) methods and their individual applications, spend elimination processes like poka-yoke and kanban, how to identify the voice of the customer and translate it into quantitative terms that can be evaluated, and so on.
These instructors have been extensively interviewed and vetted to ensure that not only do they possess extensive knowledge about Six Sigma techniques, but also the communication and leadership skills needed to convey these techniques to students like you. A New York Six Sigma certification course offers an education you can depend on. When working on tough subjects like statistical analysis using normal and binomial distributions, identifying process input and output variables and their relationships through the SIPOC model, and the like, it can be critical to be able to draw on the abilities of someone who can render these concepts in a way that's accessible. The lively instruction of a highly-capable mentor can bring these waste-reducing management principles to life, making potentially difficult or dry material easier to grasp.
Your instructor can guide you through activities that you can work through collaboratively with classmates. You can get hands-on experience with tools like Pareto charts, cause and effect diagrams, flowcharts, run charts, check sheets, scatter diagrams, histograms, and so on, all of which are used extensively in Six Sigma data analysis and process refining techniques. Working with other management professionals who are interested in the Six Sigma project management philosophy can be an excellent way to supplement the instruction provided by your mentor. Many of your colleagues will be coming from backgrounds that are different from your own, and bring their own experiences and insights to the table. This can open your eyes to new perspectives on management, production, and efficiency.
Sharing your knowledge can be an excellent way to reinforce your skills as well. This type of cooperative learning environment has been shown to be effective in both helping students acquire new information and retain that information in the long term, so you can be confident that a New York Six Sigma certification class can assist you in building skills that will continue to pay off long after you've passed your certification exam. If you find yourself struggling with particular topics, you'll be able to go to your instructor for one-on-one review sessions, so you can clear up any difficult questions you have and move forward in your training with a solid foundation of knowledge.
Whether you're a newcomer to the Six Sigma program or a long-time practitioner working towards a Black Belt or Master Black Belt, a New York Six Sigma certification class can review the skills you'll need to earn your next belt. From easy scheduling and attendance through our Live Learning Platform, to the work we put into finding qualified mentors, we aim to provide you with a top-quality experience. Give us a call today, and one of our friendly and knowledgeable educational consultants can give you more information about our offerings, answer any questions you may have, and assist you in enrolling in the certification class that's best for you. Six Sigma certification can open up opportunities that you may not even be currently aware of and speed you on a path to career advancement, so reach out now and take this step towards pursuing professional excellence in the field of project management.
Vicquaja: New York Six Sigma instructor
I am a junior at Allegheny College who is majoring in Economics and triple-minoring in Mathematics, Psychology, and Dance and Movement Studies. Growing up, I was always one of the students who helped my classmates when they didn't understand certain problems.
Education & Certification
- Allegheny College - Current Undergrad, Economics
- Six Sigma
- ISEE-Middle Level Quantitative Reasoning
- ACT Math
- +121 subjects
MJ: New York Six Sigma instructor
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Christopher: New York Six Sigma instructor
...world. I have over 30 years' experience in all areas of the engineering and technical world. I have been intimately involved in production, quality assurance, continuous improvement and documentation. Most recently, I found my calling as a coach and career specialist, guiding college students as they design their coursework and career goals. I have experience tutoring young engineers and technicians in math, algebra, geometry, science, writing and communicating so that they can be successful in...
Education & Certification
- Colorado School of Mines - Bachelor of Science, Chemical Engineering
- Six Sigma
- Adult ESL/ELL
- +63 subjects
Janea: New York Six Sigma instructor
...and Family Studies and my Masters is in Social Work. I have a passion for helping others which has been intertwined with every area of my life. While in undergrad I tutored youth 1-5th grade with English, Math, Reading. Post graduate, I taught 1st grade for a semester covering all core subjects (English, Math, Science, Social Studies). For adults, I have tutored individuals who needed assistance with passing their LSW/LMSW exam as well as assisted...
Education & Certification
- University of Louisiana at Lafayette - Bachelor of Science, Human Development and Family Studies
- Louisiana State Univeristy - Master of Social Work, Social Work
- Six Sigma
- Social Sciences
- Social Work
- +17 subjects
Keith: New York Six Sigma instructor
I have a love of learning and a desire to help others achieve their academic goals. Having tutored middle school, high school and college students, I have developed an adaptable method of guiding students to the understanding of various subjects and concepts. By being flexible, patient and passionate about the topics I tutor, students have often given me favorable feedback about their tutoring experiences.
Mike: New York Six Sigma instructor
...comfortably at all levels therefore ensuring an excellent relationship for all those that are involved in my life. My family and friends are important to me, as well as those that I relate with on a professional level. My goal is to continue building this understanding of others, by facilitating my self awareness abilities and empathic approach. Over my professional career, I have been fortunate to see and learn many things, both domestically and internationally;...
Education & Certification
- DeVry Institute of Technology - Bachelors, Business Administration and Management
- DeVry University's Keller Graduate School of Management-Illinois - Masters, MBA
- Six Sigma
- High School Business
- Business Ethics
- Digital Media
- +44 subjects
Philisha: New York Six Sigma instructor
...and educator and trainer. I coach nurses and professionals to success on the NCLEX and nursing professionals. I have a unique formula to work with clients from all backgrounds and ages online to get results. I have worked in critical care, telemetry, hospice, surgery and more. I am a best selling author and an avid YouTube with great videos teaching content on the platform, you may have even seen me online or at a conference...
Nicholas: New York Six Sigma instructor
...a year living in Germany, first studying engineering at a technical university in Braunschweig and then working for a logistics company, DB Schenker, in Berlin. I have been learning German since I was a freshman in high school and have spent a lot of time in the country. After graduating from college, I began working as an Industrial Engineer for the U.S. Navy. During this part of my career, I worked extensively in Continuous Process...