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Executive Overview of Lean Sigma/Six Sigma

Continual Improvement

Lean Six Sigma

Course Length

4 Hours

Max Attendees


Course Description

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.

Course Objectives

  • 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

Course Outline

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