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Six Sigma: Team Basics, Roles, and Responsibilities


Overview/Description
Target Audience
Prerequisites
Expected Duration
Lesson Objectives
Course Number
Expertise Level



Overview/Description
In this course, you will learn about Six Sigma team roles and responsibilities and aspects of communication, as well as tools used for effective communication and decision making.

Target Audience
Candidates seeking Six Sigma Yellow Belt certification; those who are new to the world of Six Sigma or have a small role, interest, or need to develop foundational knowledge; quality professionals; engineers; production managers; frontline supervisors; and all individuals, including process owners and champions, charged with the responsibility of improving quality and processes at the organizational or departmental level.

Prerequisites
None

Expected Duration (hours)
1.1

Lesson Objectives

Six Sigma: Team Basics, Roles, and Responsibilities

  • match types of teams with their corresponding descriptions
  • identify ways in which Six Sigma teams provide value to an organization
  • recognize whether a given team is forming, storming, or norming
  • recognize activities that take place at the performing, adjourning, and recognition stages of team evolution
  • sequence activities that take place during a brainstorming session
  • identify guidelines for effective use of the nominal group technique
  • identify the characteristics of the multivoting technique
  • determine the best communication approach to take within a given a team context
  • identify the characteristics of an effective meeting agenda
  • identify best practices when recording minutes for meetings
  • recognize how status reports contribute to project success
  • match Six Sigma project roles with their corresponding responsibilities
  • recognize characteristics of a Yellow Belt
  • match project team members with their responsibilities
  • demonstrate your understanding about team evolution, decision-making, communication and roles and responsibilities
  • Course Number:
    apr_07_a02_bs_enus

    Expertise Level
    Intermediate