Certificate in Six Sigma and Lean Process Online Short Course

Provider Courses for Success
Course Outcome Certificate of Completion
Study Mode Online
Duration 6-8 hours
Start Date Anytime – start today!
Cost $199.00
  • What you'll learn


    Successful businesses turn out high quality services and products with little excess and no shortcomings. The Six Sigma and Lean Products short online course teaches you ways to measure job performance and ultimate product quality.

    You will discover ways to remove defects and wastage from your processes and present the positive features of your products to improve your clientele.

    Execute the knowledge gained in this short course to improve operating expenses, reduce failure costs, and enhance appraisals. Simplify your business processes and lessen waste to quickly reach your goals.

    The course contains easy-to-follow models that you can implement within just a few hours to transition your business into an effective and lean operation.

    After purchasing this course, you will be provided with unlimited, lifetime access to its materials.

  • Ideal for


    Business owners and managers will benefit from learning the widely applied principles of Six Sigma and the Lean Process taught in this online short course. It’s ideal for anyone wanting to understand how operating a lean process promotes quality and success.

    There are no formal entry requirements for this short course, however you will need Adobe Acrobat Reader in order to access course materials.

  • Career Outcomes


    In a few short hours, you can discover how to remove product defects, reduce waste and improve manufacturing quality. Operate your workplace according to lean principles to increase revenue.

    Completion of this short course will see you awarded with a Courses For Success certificate of completion.

  • Course Content


    Module one - getting started

    Module two - understanding lean

    • About Six Sigma
    • About Lean
    • History behind Lean
    • Toyota production systems
    • The Toyota precepts

    Module three - Liker's Toyota way

    • Philosophy
    • Process
    • People and partners
    • Problem solving

    Module four - the TPS house

    • The goals of TPS
    • The first pillar - just in time (JIT)
    • The second pillar - Jidoka (error-free production)
    • Kaizen (continuous improvement)
    • The foundation of the house

    Module five - the five principles of lean business

    • Value
    • Value stream
    • Flow
    • Pull
    • Seek perfection

    Module six - the first improvement concept (value)

    • Basic characteristics
    • Satisfiers
    • Delighters
    • Applying the Kano model

    Module seven - the second improvement concept (waste)

    • Muda
    • Mura
    • Muri
    • The new wasters

    Module eight - the third improvement concept (variation)

    • Common cause
    • Special cause
    • Tampering
    • Structural

    Module nine - the fourth improvement concept (complexity)

    • What is complexity?
    • What causes complexity?
    • How to simplify?

    Module ten - the fifth improvement concept (continuous improvement)

    • The PDSA cycle (plan, do, study, act)
    • The DMAIC method

    Module eleven - the improvement toolkit

    • Gemba
    • Genchi Genbutsu
    • Womack's Principle
    • Kaizen
    • A roadmap for implementation

    Module twelve - wrapping up

    Thought of the day:

    ‘We don't know what we don't know
    we can't act on what we don't know
    we won't know until we search
    we won't search for what we don't question
    we don't question what we don't measure
    hence, we just don't know
    with six sigma, you can find the answers’

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  • Why Courses for Success?

    Courses for Success

    Boasting one of the most extensive and diverse course lists on offer, Courses for Success have hundreds of online courses. With everything from accounting to art, wedding planning to web design, they are a great option for anyone with specific professional development needs or with a particular hobby to pursue – there really is a course to suit everyone.

    Courses for Success has developed its own online courses and utilises the latest technology to deliver them at affordable prices across ten countries. They have also partnered with some of Australia’s leading training providers to offer a range of accredited courses, with accessibility their main aim.

    As a student of Courses for Success, you’ll benefit from 24/7 access to your online course materials, enabling you to study whenever and wherever you want.

    You will also receive ongoing support from a tutor who is available to answer your questions and help keep you motivated as you may your way through the course material.