Lean Six Sigma The Foundations of Business Excellence by va23990


									                                                       Executive Education Unit
                                                                Leaders in Management Education

Management Development Program                                                                                                                NEW

 Lean Six Sigma
 The Foundations of Business Excellence
                               World-leading business                                           Distinct levels of qualification
Executive Education Unit       improvement strategies                                           Both the Six Sigma and Lean methodologies are implemented
                               Six Sigma and Lean are the two pre-eminent business excellence   in organisations by improvement leaders and team members
The University of Adelaide
                               and improvement methodologies currently used by leading          qualified to the Yellow Belt (Advanced), Green Belt or Black
7th Floor
                               organisations across a broad range of industries.                Belt level. Yellow Belts and Green Belts identify and action
10 Pulteney Street
Adelaide                                                                                        improvement projects using team-based approaches.
                               Six Sigma is the comprehensive business improvement              The University of Adelaide Executive Education Unit offers an
Dates                          strategy made famous by organisations such as Motorola,          integrated Six Sigma and Lean program in a modular format,
Yellow Belt (Advanced)         General Electric, Honeywell and others, which has been used      with a bias towards non-manufacturing implementations. The
Thurs 8 - Fri 9 Oct, 2009      to generate significant improvements in business performance.    modules have been designed to cater to participants from a wide
Green Belt Module 1            Six Sigma seeks to improve the quality of process outputs by     variety of organisations and with varying needs regarding the
Mon 23 - Wed 25 Nov 2009       identifying and removing the causes of errors and variation in   implementation of formal improvement strategies.
Green Belt Module 2            business and work processes.
                                                                                                The program commences with the two-day Yellow Belt
Wed 10 - Fri 12 Feb 2010
                               Lean is the embodiment of Toyota's Production System             (Advanced) module, which is followed by two three-day Green
Time                           principles, which during the past decade has had an increasing   Belt modules. The highest-qualification Black Belt module may
9am - 5pm                      impact on a range of organisations, both public and private,     also be taken after successful completion of the Green and will
(Light lunches provided)       engaged in a variety of industries. Lean is an improvement       be made available in future, dependent on demand.
                               practice that considers the expenditure of resources for any
Cost                           goal other than the creation of value for the end customer
Yellow Belt (Advanced)                                                                          Yellow Belt (Advanced)
$1,250 per person GST-free     to be wasteful, and thus a target for elimination.               The Yellow Belt (Advanced) module forms the foundation
Green Belt (Modules 1 & 2)                                                                      for all others, introducing participants to the core concepts
                               Both of these outstanding and globally proven methodologies
$3,650 per person GST-free                                                                      underpinning the Six Sigma and Lean approaches to business
                               will be covered in this program.
                                                                                                improvement. It is suitable for individuals or teams wishing to
(Group and Earlybird
                                                                                                initiate and progress improvement projects in their area.
discounts available)

Customisation                         “The Foundations of Business                              Green Belt
This program can be                                                                             The two Green Belt modules build on the foundation Yellow
tailored to meet the needs           Excellence program introduces                              Belt (Advanced) module and introduce participants to a more
of your organisation.                                                                           advanced set of concepts, tools and techniques suitable for
Phone Andrew Stevens                                                                            initiating and leading improvement efforts organisation-wide.
on (08) 8303 5703
                                  participants to concepts, tools and
                                                                                                Each level - Yellow Belt (Advanced), Green Belt and
                                   techniques that can be applied to                            potentially the Black Belt - requires participants to undertake
                                                                                                a workplace-based project to reinforce the learning in a
                                                                                                practical context.
                                    private sector and public sector

                                organisations with equal effectiveness.”
p : (08) 8303 3268
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 Phone: (08) 8303 3268 Fax: (08) 8303 6140
 E-mail: mary.quinless@adelaide.edu.au www.adelaide.edu.au/professions/execed                Life Impact The University of Adelaide
Management Development Program > Lean Six Sigma

 Program Learning Methods
 The University of Adelaide Executive Education Lean Six Sigma
 programs are hands-on, stimulating learning experiences.

 Every program is highly interactive, with opportunities to                        “The Foundations of Business Excellence provides
 advance your opinions and ideas. Participation is encouraged
 in a supportive environment.
                                                                                participants with working knowledge and skills in the
 To ensure the concepts introduced during each program are
 understood, they will be reinforced through a mix of learning                  critical areas of managing customer satisfaction and
 methods, including lecture-style presentation, open discussion,
 case studies, simulations and group work.
                                                                       loyalty, managing processes for efficiency and effectiveness,
 Participants will be required to commence a team-based
 project showing the application of the Six Sigma techniques to                              and business improvement methodologies.”
 their own workplace as part of each program to reinforce the
 practical application and workplace relevance of concepts,
 tools and techniques learned.

 Flexible articulation options                                     Who should attend?
 Not everyone will want or need to be a Green Belt. For many       The Lean Six Sigma program modules introduce participants to
 individuals and teams wishing to initiate and implement           concepts, methodologies, tools and techniques by which business
 improvement projects, the Yellow Belt (Advanced) module           excellence is achieved and maintained. They are therefore suitable
 may be all that's required.                                       for anyone in any organisation – large or small, public sector or
                                                                   private sector, manufacturing, process or services – looking to
 Those wanting more can commence with Yellow Belt (Advanced)       make a difference through improvement.
 and continue to the Green Belt modules. While those wishing to    All modules challenge participants at a fundamental level to
 proceed to a highly advanced level of understanding may also      understand and manage their existing organisations as effectively
 consider going one step further to the Black Belt module          and efficiently as possible given current constraints and equip
 (to be offered at a future date, demand dependent).               them with the tools and methodologies to achieve increasingly
                                                                   better results.

   Yellow Belt (Advanced)                  Green Belt

      Foundations of
                                      Green Belt Module 1
    Business Excellence                                               Black Belt Modules
                                            (3 days)
          (2 days)

                                       Workplace Project
     Workplace Project
                                             Part 1
         (8 weeks)
                                           (4 weeks)
                                                                                                      Group discounts
                                                                                                      The fee for one or two participants is $1,250 per person
                                      Green Belt Module 2
                                                                                                      Yellow Belt (Advanced) and $3,650 Green Belt (Modules 1&2).
          Yellow Belt                       (3 days)
                                                                                                      For bookings of three or more a discount total of 15% per
                                                                                                      person is offered.
                                       Workplace Project                                              Earlybird discount
                                             Part 2                                                   For registrations with payment received no later than
                                           (6 weeks)                                                  28 days prior to commencement of the program, a discount
 Figure 1:
                                                                                                      of 10% applies.
 The Executive Education Unit’s
 Lean Six Sigma program structure.

                                           Green Belt
                      Max Zornada
                      B.E. (Mech), Hons. M.B.A.

                      Yellow Belt (Advanced), Green Belt (Module 1)

                      Max is a Management Educator and Consultant with extensive
                      experience teaching MBA, Executive Education and Management
                      Development Seminars and as a hands-on practitioner, consulting
                      to major corporations on issues related to the achievement of
                      Operational Excellence throughout Australia, the US, Middle
                      East, UK, Western Europe and Asia.

                      He is an Adjunct Lecturer in the University of Adelaide Business
                      School and has presented the TQM and Data Analysis and
                      Statistical Business Modelling subjects in the Executive MBA
                      programs at the Australian Graduate School of Management and
                      University of New South Wales. Max was also a Visiting Professor
                      in the MBA program at the Consorzio MIP at the Politecnico
                      di Milano in Milan early in 1998, where he taught Business
                      Process Reengineering.

                      He has presented many in-house Executive Programs for
                      major corporations, covering Operational Excellence-related
                      topics such as Six Sigma, Lean Thinking, Lean Six Sigma, The                   Dr Paul Walsh
                      Balanced Scorecard, Business Process Improvement, Project
                      Management and Work Management, throughout Australia,                          Green Belt (Module 2)
                      Asia, the US, UK, Italy and the Middle East.                                   Paul Walsh an adjunct Lecturer at the Australian Graduate School
                      Max has previously spent several years with the London-based                   of Management, a joint venture between the University of Sydney
                      international management and technology consultancy PA                         and University of New South Wales.
                      Consulting Group. In recent years, a major focus has been                      In his capacity as an academic he has published widely in
                      Six Sigma, Lean and Process Improvement implementation.                        research and professional management journals. He is an active
                      In particular, he has been and is currently a consulting Master                consultant in the areas of performance measurement, strategy
                      Black Belt to several global services organisations, assisting                 deployment and process management.
                      them with their implementation and global roll-out of Six Sigma.               Dr Walsh has presented more than 100 public and in-house
                                                                                                     management development workshops as part of the national
                                                                                                     professional development activities of the Australian Society
                                                                                                     of Certified Practising Accountants and Institute of Chartered
                                                                                                     Accountants. He is also a member of the team responsible
                                                                                                     for setting the criteria for the Australian Quality Awards.

                       Yellow Belt                        Green Belt (2 modules)              Yellow & Green Belts
                                1 person

                                               3 people

                                                                  1 person

                                                                                   3 people

                                                                                                     1 person

                                                                                                                     3 people

Earlybird Fee               $1,125           $2,868           $3,285         $8,377               $4,410        $11,245

Earlybird Saving              $125            $319              $365          $931                  $490        $1,250

Standard Group Fee          $1,250           $3,187           $3,650         $9,308               $4,900        $12,495

Please note that this program is GST-free.

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   Cancellations and deferments                                                    Accommodation (optional)
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   less than three weeks prior to the program start date, the full fee             within walking distance should you require accommodation. Please
   will be refunded. If notification is received between four days and             contact Amanda Bramwell through the channels listed below
   three weeks prior to the program start date, a 25% fee will apply.              for further information.
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   program start date, the full fee will be forfeited.

   If the intended participant is unable to attend, a suitable substitute
   will be accepted right up to the morning of the program with no
   financial penalty.

                                                      For more information on this or any other MDP Short Course,

                                                                call Amanda Bramwell on (08) 8303 3268 or

                                                                 e-mail amanda.bramwell@adelaide.edu.au

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Lean Six Sigma
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                                                                                                           In this MDP it is possible to register participants in one of three ways:
    Yellow Belt (Advanced) Thurs 8 - Fri 9 Oct, 2009                                                       in Yellow Belt (Advanced) alone, Green Belt alone, or both Yellow Belt
    And/or                                                                                                 (Advanced) and Green Belt. If you wish to enrol different staff in different
    Green Belt (Module 1&2)                                                                                ways, please photocopy this page as required and complete a separate
    Module 1: Mon 23 - Wed 25 Nov, 2009                                                                    Registration Form for each person/group. Submit all Forms together
    Module 2: Wed 10 - Fri 12 Feb, 2010                                                                    and the total fee will be processed as a single transaction.
    NB: Prerequisites for Green Belt modules - Completion of Yellow Belt (Advanced)
    or Business Fundamentals Module in the Professional Management Program.
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