Six Sigma Training for Engineers and Quality Professionals
Meghan Brown posted on March 11, 2016 | | 8946 views

Competitive pressures create a constant need to improve processes, product quality and services, to reduce waste and cost and to increase customer satisfaction.  

Six Sigma can help improve the quality of process outputs by identifying and removing the causes of errors or defects and minimizing variability in manufacturing and business processes.

Engineers, process managers and others looking for a better understanding of Six Sigma will have a number of opportunities to participate in Six Sigma Green Belt Online Classroom webinars offered this summer by Research and Markets.

Multiple Online Education Opportunities

The four-day webinar-based training courses are offered on a monthly basis, with available dates announced from March 2016 through July 2016.

The courses cover a range of topic areas, including:

  • Overview and fundamentals of Six Sigma
  • Measurement, process definition and Six Sigma statistics
  • Analysis, hypothesis testing and inferential statistics
  • Simple linear regression and multiple regression analysis
  • Lean controls and statistical process control

A Blended-Learning Online Classroom

The online courses are offered in webinar format through blended learning with an experienced Six Sigma instructor in a virtual classroom session.  The course pack also includes:

  • 90 days of e-learning access for all classroom participants
  • A Six Sigma Green Belt handbook
  • Illustrated examples taken from various industries
  • Quizzes at the end of each chapter
  • A Six Sigma Green Belt Certification exam offered online at no extra cost to be taken within 90 days from the date of training
  • 24 PDUs with Certificates provided to all Registrants upon completion of the Program
  • Continued support via e-mail, chat and telephone

Accredited Certification

The courses are accredited by the International Association for Six Sigma Certification (IASSC) and participants finish with a Six Sigma Green Belt Certification.  Successful completion of the course gives participants:

  • Understanding of Six Sigma and DMAIC methodology
  • Understanding of their role in successful deployment
  • Understanding how to develop a strategy for a Six Sigma approach
  • Knowledge on applying the DMAIC process to business issues
  • The ability to identify the voice of customers, their requirements and their needs

Training for Engineering Professionals

These courses are aimed at engineers and process managers, as well as anyone within an organization who may benefit from familiarity with Six Sigma. That includes:

  • Quality and process managers, engineers and executives who require a better understanding of Six Sigma and the application of Six Sigma in process/quality improvements.
  • Production managers, production supervisors and customer service managers
  • Persons wanting an initial introduction to Six Sigma thinking and techniques
  • Consultants who want to incorporate Six Sigma Green Belt into their service offerings
  • Professionals working in support functions like HR, administration, finance, purchasing, sales, marketing, training, recruitment, operations or IT-support.

For more information or to register, check out the course listings at Research and Markets.

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