RWTH Certificate Course Six Sigma Green Belt Hybrid

Smartly Combining Flexibility and Quality

Implement decisive improvement measures using innovative case studies, learn how to improve business processes using the Six Sigma methodology and identify hidden potential. Acquire course content flexibly and at your own pace, reducing absence time at work.

Course Content

Methods for problem structuring, hypothesis testing and creativity techniques
Process optimization based on the DMAIC cycle
Easy online learning: quality management theories
Practical relevance: Innovative case studies and company-specific project

Group of Participants
You are a project manager, quality manager, specialist or manager in the service or manufacturing sector with at least one year of professional experience.

Admission Requirement
Participants must have the opportunity to complete a Green Belt project at their company and show at least one year of work experience.

In the e-learning sector, videos and online-seminars are ideal for taking part in training courses in a time- and cost-efficient manner, while simultaneously benefiting from high-quality knowledge. Applying the acquired knowledge remains an important component in order to maintain skills: In our classroom trainings you can therefore apply the acquired theory in close contact with other participants and the lecturers using case studies.

The combination of e-learning and classroom training on the campus of the RWTH Aachen University is ideal regarding time and cost-efficient training. Furthermore, participants benefit from high-quality knowledge: The course begins with an online phase which teaches the basics of Six Sigma theories. In this course, participants learn the methodological knowledge by means of web-based training, instructional letters, checklists and experience targeted coaching through online-seminars. However, applying what you have learned remains an important component in consolidating your skills: In our classroom training, participants can apply the acquired theory in 2 x 2 days. This takes place in contact with other participants, lecturers and case studies.

Examination and Certificate
In this certificate course participants have to complete the Online-Readyness-Check before every attendance phase in order to see the learning effect of the online phase.
Furthermore, the following exams will be taken: at the end of the second module, participants will take a 30-minute multiple-choice exam and present their project. After that, there is an oral exam in the online-seminars. Finally, participants receive the official certificate “Six Sigma Green Belt Hybrid” of the RWTH Aachen University. This certificate includes a description of the scope and content of the course.

Further information regarding the certificate course "Six Sigma Green Belt Hybrid"

Module Overview I

On the first day of the course the following topics will be taught:

  • Goal and set-up of the attendance phase
  • Sprint planning / review Define, Define Sprint
  • Sprint planning / review Measure, Measure Sprint
  • Introduction to the case studies

On the second day of the course the following topics will be taught:

  • Sprint planning / review Analyze
  • Analyze sprint

Module Overview II

In the second module, the following topics will be taught on a total of four days. For detailed information, see "Module Overview II":

On the first day of the course the following topics will be taught:

  • Goal and set-up of the attendance phase
  • Presentation of company-specific project examples
  • Sprint planning/ review improve
  • Improve sprint

On the second day of the course the following topics will be taught:

  • Presentation of goals and experiment plan
  • Introduction Control
  • Sprint planning / review Control

Flow Chart

Module Overview I                 
Six Sigma Project                  
Module Overview II                


Study format:
Inhouse Program
RWTH Executive Certificate
German or English

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