Project team selection and project kick-off - Start off strong with a solid team and kick-off

This 30-minute short course on Project Team Selection and Project Kick-Off in Lean Six Sigma can help individuals or teams understand the importance of assembling the right team and initiating projects effectively. These initial steps are crucial for project success. This includes 365 days access to: English narrated video, Workbook, Templates and One Point Lessons! This short course is designed to provide practical guidance on assembling the right project team and conducting effective project kick-off meetings in Lean Six Sigma.

Riaan Du Plooy | Author Level 5

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What you will learn

  • Project Team

  • Project overview and objectives

  • Project timeline and milestones

  • Q&A and expectations

  • Project Kick-off

  • Roles and responsibilities

  • Communication plan

Course Content:

Introduction to Project Team Selection and Project Kick-Off in Lean Six Sigma

Explanation of the significance of team selection and project kick-off in process improvement projects.
The role of these steps in project success.

Key Concepts in Project Team Selection
Understanding key terms and concepts:
Team roles (e.g., Sponsor, Champion, Black Belt, Green Belt)
Team composition
Team dynamics
How these concepts relate to project team selection.

Purpose and Benefits of a Well-Selected Project Team
Discussing the primary purposes and benefits of having the right team in place.
How a well-assembled team contributes to project success.

Selecting the Project Team
Criteria and considerations for selecting team members, including expertise, availability, and commitment.
The importance of diverse perspectives and skills.

Roles and Responsibilities
Clarifying roles and responsibilities within the project team, including the roles of Sponsor, Champion, Black Belt, Green Belt, and subject matter experts (SMEs).

Hands-On Team Selection Exercise
Participants engage in a practical exercise to select team members for a sample Lean Six Sigma project.
Discussion and review of team selection.

Project Kick-Off Meeting
The purpose and structure of a project kick-off meeting.
Preparing for a successful kick-off meeting, including agenda creation and participant engagement.

Kick-Off Meeting Agenda
Key components of a kick-off meeting agenda:
Project overview and objectives
Roles and responsibilities
Project timeline and milestones
Communication plan
Q&A and expectations

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Meet Your Instructor

4.6 Rating
149 Students
Author Level 5
121 Courses
About Instructor

Riaan is a dynamic leader, coach, facilitator, Lean Six Sigma Master Black Belt with over 20 years of hands-on experience driving business results. Riaan is highly skilled and has worked across diverse industries internationally. With a degree in Chemical Engineering, Riaan started in the major breweries and bakeries in South Africa and was so dedicated to his work that he was often known to take his work home with him.


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