Lean Six Sigma Black Belt

Training materials: Texts: Knowledge Based Management, Basic Statistics: Tools for Continuous Improvement, Understanding Industrial Designed Experiments, Lean Six Sigma: A Tools Guide; Software: SPC XL, DOE KISS, DOE PRO, Simware; Knowledge Notebook, Black Belt student participant guide.

Course agenda:

Module 1 Lean Six Sigma… The Journey Begins
Module 2 Lean Six Sigma Fundamentals
Module 3 Defining the Project and Managing Change
Module 4 Understanding the Voice of the Customer (VOC) and Defining a Process
Module 5 Measure… Making Sense Out of Data Using Graphical & Measurement Tools
Module 6 Measurement System Analysis
Module 7 Analyzing the Causes of Poor Performance
Module 8 Techniques for Narrowing the Focus
Module 9 Drawing Conclusions from Sampled Data
Module 10 Improving the Process and Work Flow
Module 11 Controlling the Process Performance/Realizing and Holding the Gains
Module 12 DMAIC Summary — Putting It All Together
Module 13 References, Glossary of Terms, Course Evaluations
Module 14 Review of DMAIC Tools and Techniques
Module 15 Additional Lean Tools to Define and Measure
Module 16 Analyze Data Using Probability Distributions
Module 17 Regression Modeling to Analyze and Improve
Module 18 Introduction to the Use of Design of Experiments (DOE) to Analyze and Improve
Module 19 Two-Level Designs
Module 20 Three-Level Designs
Module 21 Rules of Thumb and DOE Design Selection
Module 22 Quick Review of DMAIC and DOE
Module 23 Additional Lean Improvement Tools
Module 24 Additional Hypothesis Tests to Analyze and Improve
Module 25 DOE Diagnostics and Assessments
Module 26 Advanced DOE Analysis Techniques and Designs
Module 27 Historical Data Analysis
Module 28 Lean Six Sigma Mini-Project
Module 29 Advanced Black Belt Topics and Training
Module 30 References, Glossary of Terms, and Course Evaluation Forms

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