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Online and Hybrid Classes.

Lean Six Sigma Green Belt Certificate - Online

This version of our Lean Six Sigma Green Belt Certificate is offered completely online and includes modular-based exercises and assignments. The 12-week, 16 session course is packed with applied exercises and real-world case studies designed to simulate the steps you would take in a real-world Lean Six Sigma project, thereby improving your learning experience.

Section: DL-LSSGB (04DEC18) -- Learn More...
Start Date: Dec 4, 2018 End Date: Feb 26, 2019 Tuition: $3,495.00
Campus: Online Instructor LedOnline Instructor LedOnline OrientationOnline Instructor LedOnline Instructor LedOnline OrientationOnline Q & A Instructor: Brenda Brown Register

Lean Six Sigma White Belt Certificate - Online

An introduction to Lean concepts and Six Sigma principles is vital for building a basic foundation for process improvement. Our course includes an overview of the DMAIC process Define, Measure, Analyze, Improve and Control which is integral to a Lean Six Sigma roll-out but can also be used as a stand-alone component of process improvement. Students will be taught the roadmap for a successful improvement deployment as well as the key roles and responsibilities of a Lean Six Sigma framework. Learn to identify waste and variation in a process and increase stakeholder satisfaction through practical tools and techniques. The course will be delivered in the online, instructor led classroom with the exception of two online self-paced modules.

After this class, you will be able to:
  • Apply Six Sigma and Lean concepts
  • Identify the fundamentals of the DMAIC framework: Define, Measure, Analyze, Improve, and Control
  • Use the roadmap for a successful improvement deployment
  • Construct the roles and responsibilities of a Lean Six Sigma framework
  • Formulate a plan for an improvement project
  • Demonstrate the identification of variation and waste in a process via an in-class simulation
  • Apply the basic steps to minimize waste and variation in a process
Section: DL-LSSWB (03APR19) -- Learn More...
Start Date: Apr 3, 2019 End Date: Apr 24, 2019 Tuition: $695.00
Campus: Online Instructor Led Instructor: Brenda Brown Register

Health Coach Certificate

Emory Continuing Education’s 16-week Health Coach Certificate Program – approved by the International Consortium for Health & Wellness Coaching (ICHWC) -- combines self-paced learning (online/live and recorded classes) with independent and mentored coaching practice. Curriculum includes health-related topics covered by experts in diabetes, cancer survivorship, older adults, heart health, exercise and movement, healthy eating, mental health, pain, and work-life balance.

After this program, students will be able to:
  • Implement key motivational interviewing skills and demonstrate an adherence to the coaching process in a coaching session
  • Explore strategies to assist clients with creating successful SMART goals and action plans and identify and plan around obstacles
  • List the central elements of the Transtheoretical Model of Change and identify where a client is as regards readiness to change and stages of change
  • Define the role of positive psychology in health coaching
  • Explain the benefits of a mindfulness practice and the origins of Mindfulness Based Stress Reduction
  • Define an integrative approach to health and wellness
  • List platforms and venues to deliver health coaching
  • Explain the difference between coaching and educating and define scope of practice
  • List the common risk factors for the development of heart disease, stroke, diabetes, cancer, obesity, chronic pain and the lifestyle habits that can prevent or mitigate these common conditions





Section: HEALTHCOACH (26JAN19) -- Learn More...
Start Date: Jan 26, 2019 End Date: May 19, 2019 Tuition: $3,595.00
Campus: Executive ParkExecutive ParkOnline Instructor: Leila Finn; Michael F Healy; Melanie Prasad-Dehaney Must Apply