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Six Sigma and the Organization - Skill Group Pathway


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Six Sigma is the structured, disciplined pursuit of near perfection in the products or services an organization produces. In this course, you will learn how Six Sigma can improve an organization’s bottom line by eliminating the variation in business processes that can result in defects.

By the end of this course, you will be able to

  • Recognize why organizations use Six Sigma
  • Explain the steps and understand the purpose of the DMAIC model (Define, Measure, Analyze, Improve, and Control)
  • Explain when to use the Six Sigma improvement methodology as opposed to other problem-solving tools
  • Understand the use of lean principles to help an organization achieve process perfection
  • Explain the purpose and process of Design for Six Sigma (DFSS), which is an application of Six Sigma that encompasses the product design and redesign processes

Estimated completion time (hours): 4.4