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Six Sigma Advanced Define and Measure Phases

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  • Course 2 of 4 in the Six Sigma Green Belt Specialization
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  • This course is for you if you are looking to dive deeper into Six Sigma or strengthen and expand your knowledge of the basic components of green belt level of Six Sigma and Lean. Six Sigma skills are widely sought by employers both nationally and internationally. These skills have been proven to help improve business processes and performance. This course will take you deeper into the principles and tools associated with the "Define" and "Measure" phases of the DMAIC structure of Six Sigma.
  • It is highly recommended that you complete the "Yellow Belt Specialization" and the course "Six Sigma and the Organization (Advanced)" before beginning this course.
  • In this course, your instructors will introduce you to, and have you apply, some of the tools and metrics that are critical components of Six Sigma. This course will provide you with the advanced knowledge of team dynamics and performance, process analysis, probability, statistics, statistical distributions, collecting and summarizing data, measurement systems analysis, process and performance capability, and exploratory data analysis associated with Six Sigma and Lean.
  • Every module will include readings, videos, and quizzes to help make sure you understand the material and concepts that are studied.
  • Registration includes online access to course content, projects, and resources but does not include the companion text The Certified Six Sigma Green Belt Handbook (2nd edition). The companion text is NOT required to complete the assignments. However, the text is a recognized handbook used by professionals in the field. Also, it is a highly-recommended text for those wishing to move forward in Six Sigma and eventually gain certification from professional agencies such as American Society for Quality (ASQ).
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Six Sigma Advanced Define and Measure Phases

Yellow Belt Refresher - Team Basics

Explaining Yellow Belt Refresher Areas

The Importance of Teams in Quality Improvement

Types of Teams

Stages of Team Development


Team Decision Tools

Agendas, Minutes, and Status Reports

Highly-Recommended Text

Process Analysis and Documentation


Process Mapping and Flow Charts

Written Procedures

Work Instructions


Pareto Diagrams

Relationship Matrix

Process Maps and Flow Charts - Recommended Reading

Written Procedures & Work Instructions - Recommended Reading

CEDAC - Recommended Reading

Pareto Diagrams - Recommended Reading

Relationship Matrix - Recommended Reading

Process Analysis and Documentation Practice Quiz

Process Analysis and Documentation Graded Quiz

Probability and Statistics - pt1

Basic Probability Concepts

Mutually Exclusive & Independent Events

Addition Rules for Probability

Conditional Probability

Multiplicative Rules

Basic Probability Concepts - Recommended Reading

Mutually Exclusive & Independent Events - Recommended Reading

Addition Rules for Probability - Recommended Reading

Conditional Probability - Recommended Reading

Multiplicative Rules for Probability - Recommended Reading

Probability and Statistics - pt1 Practice Quiz

Probability and Statistics - pt1 Graded Quiz

Probability and Statistics - pt2

Combinations and Permutations

The Central Limit Theorem (CLT)

The Central Limit Theorem (CLT) Applications

Descriptive vs. Inferential Statistics

Combinations and Permutations - Recommended Reading

The Central Limit Theorem (CLT) & Its Applications - Recommended Reading

Descriptive vs. Inferential Statistics - Recommended Reading

Probability and Statistics - pt2 Practice Quiz

Probability and Statistics - pt2 Graded Quiz

Statistical Distribution

Characteristics of Probability Distribution - (Yellow Belt Refresher Video)

The Binomial Distribution - (Yellow Belt Refresher Video)

Binomial Calculations - (Yellow Belt Refresher Video)

Poisson Distribution

Calculating Probabilities Using the Normal Distribution - (Yellow Belt Refresher Video)

Chi Square

T-distribution & F-distribution

Binomial Distribution & Binomial Calculation - Recommended Reading

Poisson Distribution - Recommended Reading

Calculating Possibilities in the Normal Distribution - Recommended Reading

Chi-square Distribution and Degrees of Freedom - Recommended Reading

T-distribution & F-distribution - Recommended Reading

Statistical Distributions Practice Quiz

Statistical Distributions Graded Quiz


Explaining the Yellow Belt Refresher Areas

Basic Statistics - pt 1

Basic Statistics - pt 2

Collecting and Summarizing Data - pt 1

Collecting and Summarizing Data - pt 2

Collecting and Summarizing Data - pt 3

Measuring System Analysis - pt 1

Measuring System Analysis - pt 2

Collecting and Summarizing Data - Recommended Reading

Measuring System Analysis - Recommended Reading

Collecting and Summarizing Data Practice Quiz

Collecting and Summarizing Data Graded Quiz

Measuring System Analysis Practice Quiz

Measuring System Analysis Graded Quiz


Process and Performance

Designing Process Performance

Analyzing Process Capability

Control Chart Interpretation

Multi-Variable Study

Types of Correlation (Yellow Belt Refresher Video)


Linear Regression

Process and Performance Capability - Recommended Reading

Exploratory Data Analysis - Recommended Reading

Process and Performance Capability Practice Quiz

Process and Performance Capability Graded Quiz

Exploratory Data Analysis Practice Quiz

Exploratory Data Analysis Graded Quiz

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