This course combines the principles of Lean and Six Sigma where students learn about lean enterprise and lean manufacturing with Six Sigma to improve performance and systematically remove waste.
Lean is an operations management approach that means creating more value for customers with fewer resources. A lean organization understands customer value and focuses its key processes to continuously increase it. The ultimate goal is to provide perfect value to the customer through a value creation process that has zero waste. Lean concepts have been successfully applied to every aspect of doing business.
In this course, learn the principles of lean and how they are used in processes, production, and services. You’ll learn how the Six Sigma method can decreased defects and variability in your processes, and very importantly, how these two concepts will work together to guide continuous improvement projects in your company. Improving business processes is all about having the right tools in place, and knowing how to use them, and by understand and implementing Lean Six Sigma tools, you’ll be able to significantly impact your business processes.