Executive Overview of Lean Sigma/Six Sigma
Executive Overview Lean Sigma is a highly disciplined management strategy to use statistical tools and project work to achieve consistent excellence in quality, reduce waste/costs, and deliver products to customers on time. Lean Sigma uses a problem-solving methodology to define, measure, analyze, improve, and control. It also is a way to make breakthrough improvements in a process that will show up on the bottom line. This four-hour course introduces participants to a basic understanding and application of Lean Sigma tools. It also provides an overview of how these tools can be used to make process improvements.
- Why do Companies Exist?
- Understanding the Customer
- Being Effective and Efficient
- Goal of Lean Sigma
- Six Sigma: As a Metric; A Methodology; A Management System
- DMAIC Process
- Fit with Lean
- Six Sigma Structure and Training
Who Should Attend:
- Managers & technicians who are responsible for the performance of key processes
- Professionals or analysts that are responsible for testing or experimenting on systems or processes
- Engineers who have responsibilities in developing new processes or improving existing production or manufacturing processes