• Online, Self-Paced
Course Description

In order to conduct an effective process improvement initiative within your organization, you'll need to research the process that's currently in place. It's vital that you also implement a robust process control system.

This course introduces common Lean tools that can help you when carrying out business process improvement. you'll learn how to use some common tools that Six Sigma has adapted from Lean, such as 5S and value stream mapping. you'll also explore other Lean Six Sigma techniques, such as how to conduct a Failure Modes and Effects Analysis (FMEA), which is used to identify potential failures in a process design and assess the risk they pose.

Learning Objectives

In order to conduct an effective process improvement initiative within your organization, you'll need to research the process that's currently in place. It's vital that you also implement a robust process control system.

This course introduces common Lean tools that can help you when carrying out business process improvement. you'll learn how to use some common tools that Six Sigma has adapted from Lean, such as 5S and value stream mapping. you'll also explore other Lean Six Sigma techniques, such as how to conduct a Failure Modes and Effects Analysis (FMEA), which is used to identify potential failures in a process design and assess the risk they pose.

Framework Connections

The materials within this course focus on the NICE Framework Task, Knowledge, and Skill statements identified within the indicated NICE Framework component(s):

Specialty Areas

  • Systems Analysis