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Six Sigma Tools for Define and Measure   

ABOUT THIS COURSE

This course is for you if you are looking to learn more about Six Sigma or refresh your knowledge of the basic components of Six Sigma and Lean. Six Sigma skills are widely sought by employers both nationally and internationally. These skills have been proven to help improve business processes and performance. This course will cover the Define phase and introduce you to the Measure phase of the DMAIC (Define, Measure, Analyze, Improve, and Control) process. You will learn about Six Sigma project development and implementation, you will become familiar with project management tools, you will be introduced to statistics and understand its significance to Six Sigma, and finally you will learn about data collection and its importance to an organization.

Every module will include readings, videos, and a quiz to help make sure you understand the material and concepts that are studied. You will also have the opportunity to participate in peer review exercises to give you the opportunity to apply the material to your daily life.

Our applied curriculum is built around the latest handbook The Certified Six Sigma Handbook (2nd edition) and students will develop /learn the fundamentals of Six Sigma. Registration includes online access to course content, projects, and resources but does not include the companion text The Certified Six Sigma Handbook (2nd edition). The companion text is not required to complete the assignments. However, the text is a recognized handbook used by professionals in the field. Also, it is a highly recommended text for those wishing to move forward in Six Sigma and eventually gain certification from professional agencies such as American Society for Quality (ASQ).

Difficulty Level: BEGINNER

Estimated Learning Time:  8 hours

SKILLS YOU WILL GAIN:

Business Analysis

Data Analysis

Entrepreneurship

Probability & Statistics

Project Management

General Statistics

Strategy and Operations

Research and Design

Supply Chain and Logistics

INSTRUCTORS

Course Instructor PhotoChristina Scherrer, PhD
Professor of Industrial Engineering
Department of Systems and Industrial Engineering

Course Instructor PhotoDavid Cook, PhD
Assistant Professor of Mechanical Engineering Technology
Department of Mechanical Engineering Technology

Course Instructor PhotoGregory Wiles, PhD
Interim Chair and Assistant Professor
Department of Systems and Industrial Engineering

Course Instructor PhotoBill Bailey, PhD
Assistant Professor of Industrial Engineering
Department of Systems and Industrial Engineering

 
  • Six Sigma Tools for Define and Measure
  • Fee: $59.00
    Item Number: 2021CSR105301
    Dates: 7/1/2021 - 6/30/2023
    Times: 12:00 AM - 12:00 AM
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    Instructor: Professional Development
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  • Six Sigma Tools for Define and Measure
  • Fee: $59.00
    Item Number: 2022CSR105301
    Dates: 7/1/2022 - 6/30/2023
    Times: 12:00 AM - 12:00 AM
    Days:
    Sessions: 0
    Building:
    Room:
    Instructor:
    REGISTRATION FOR THIS CLASS IS CLOSED. This class is already in session.
     Show Description