What is Six Sigam? 

Six Sigma is a set of tools and techniques for process improvement by reducing process variability and addressing the root cause of defects.


 What does this course offer?

This introductory course provides a fundamental understanding of Six Sigma philosophy and methodolgy taught by an IISE instructor with years of experience applying these methods to real processes in a variety of fields. At the conclusion of the course, you will be able to apply statistical methods to quantify quality issues in a company. 


 Course Topics Include:

  • Six Sigma Philosophy - objective, organization, structure, approach
  • DMAIC 
  • Basic Statistics, histograms, and variability
  • Statistical Process Control
  • Process Capability
  • Root Cause Analysis Tools: 
    • Break even
    • Flow charts
    • Pareto Analysis
    • Ishikawa diagrams
    • Scatter Diagrams