Office of Continuing Education will offer Lean Six Sigma Certification

The Penn State Beaver Office of Continuing Education is offering a three-course Lean Six Sigma Certification program beginning this fall and concluding in March. Lean Six Sigma is universally recognized as a critical component of ongoing improvement processes required by many businesses, including the service industry, manufacturing, technology and health care.

The program provides participants with the tools needed to position their organization to exceed customers’ expectations. Each course is comprised of seven sessions which will be delivered online and in a classroom with hands-on experience. Each course will be held from 6 to 9 p.m. and carries a fee of $590. The first course is Lean Six Sigma Theory and Application, which will be offered Wednesdays, Sept. 24 through Nov. 5. Lean Six Sigma for Continuous Improvement will be held Wednesdays, Nov. 19 through Jan. 7. The final course, Lean Six Sigma Customer Driven, will be offered Wednesdays, Jan. 21 through March 4.

For more information or to register for the program, contact the Office of Continuing Education at or 724-773-3700.

Last Updated June 23, 2014