Course objective

Lean Six Sigma Champion training focuses on providing the participant with the managerial and technical knowledge to facilitate the leadership and deployment of the Six Sigma strategy. Champions are upper-level managers who lead the execution of the Lean Six Sigma deployment plans for the company. That level of importance makes this role one of the most critical roles in any successful Lean Six Sigma improvement initiative.

This lean Six Sigma course prepares senior staff in the organisation to successfully sponsor, and steer Six Sigma initiatives.


Duration: 2 days



The Lean Six Sigma champion course is suitable for team leaders and facilitators, Managers, executive team and anyone who desires an understanding of Lean Six Sigma principles and skills.


Course Outline:

  • What is Lean
  • Lean Principles
  • Evolution of Lean
  • Eight Types of Waste (MUDA)
  • Waste and Value
  • What is SIX SIGMA?
  • Six Sigma History
  • Lean Six Sigma (LSS)
  • Cost of Poor Quality (COPQ)
  • LSS and Cost
  • Similarities of Lean and Six Sigma
  • Differences of Lean and Six Sigma
  • LSS Tools Overview
  • Limitations to LSS projects
  • Business and Lean Six Sigma
  • Executive’s Responsibilities
  • Champion’s Responsibilities
  • Deploying a vision of LSS
  • Strategic Planning and LSS
  • Organisational Culture
  • Hoshin Planning
  • Change Management
  • Project Review