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Sharpen Your Skills in Operations and Process Improvement

Location: Regional Learning Alliance, 850 Cranberry Woods Drive, Cranberry Township, PA 16066

Understand the fundamental concepts of Project Management, Lean, and Six Sigma. These programs will provide a solid foundation of what has become a cornerstone of efficient business and manufacturing process design.


In addition, these courses will help you prepare for an associate project management certificate, Lean certification, or Six Sigma Green Belt. If you're interested in earning a Black Belt in Six Sigma, contact the Penn State Beaver Office of Continuing Education to schedule an appointment with an advisor.

Fundamental Project Management

Prepare for the Associate Project Management Certification Exam by taking the following courses:

·        Essentials of Project Management - I

·        Essentials of Project Management - II

Lean Certification Exam

Prepare for the Lean Certification Exam by taking the following courses:

·       Lean for the Workplace

·       Professional Lean

·       Applying Instructor Principles for Lean Implementation

Six Sigma Process Improvement

Prepare for the Six Sigma Green Belt Certification Exam by taking the following courses:

·       Analyzing Problems

·       Statistics for Operational Improvement

·       Structured Problem Solving/FMEA

·       Continuous Process Improvement

·       Statistical Process Control

Process Mapping for the Business Analyst
Understand flow mapping, SIPOC diagrams, Process Decomposition (NoUML content)


Office of Continuing Education
102 Ross Administration Building
Penn State Beaver
100 University Drive
Monaca, PA 15061

Phone: 724-773-3700
Fax: 724-773-3769 

Monday through Friday,
8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.

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