Classifying and Collecting Data

Six Sigma Yellow Belt    |    Intermediate
  • 14 Videos | 1h 28m 21s
  • Includes Assessment
  • Earns a Badge
  • Certification CPE
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This course covers business process improvement and data – specifically, how to collect it and classify it. Both of these are critical skills for process improvement. With this data, you can use Lean, Six Sigma, and Lean Six Sigma concepts and practices to measure and improve each stage of your process. This course introduces process control and the basic types of data, such as qualitative and quantitative data, as well as measurement scales. You will learn the elements of a data collection plan, and how to use data collection tools, such as surveys and checklists, to improve process design. This course is aligned to the ASQ Body of Knowledge, and is designed to assist Yellow Belt candidates toward achieving their certification.

WHAT YOU WILL LEARN

  • recognize the role of data classification in a Six Sigma project
    distinguish between examples of qualitative and quantitative data
    distinguish between examples of continuous and discreet data
    recognize types of measurement scales
    identify characteristics of automated data collection
    identify components of a data collection plan
    identify principles of data sampling
  • identify best practices for data collection
    distinguish between influencing factors on the quality of data
    distinguish between technologies used for data collection
    identify benefits of using a survey as a data collection tool
    identify benefits of using interviews for data collection
    identify characteristics of an effective checklist used for data collection

IN THIS COURSE

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    Classifying and Collecting Data
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    Classifying Data
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    Qualitative and Quantitative Data
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    Continuous and Discrete Data
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    Levels of Measurement
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    Types of Data Collection
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    Contents of a Data Collection Plan
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    Data Sources, Sampling, and Frequency
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    Data Collection Best Practices
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    Avoiding Data Collection Problems
    5m 47s
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    Using Information Technology for Data Collection
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    Using Surveys for Data Collection
    6m 11s
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    Using Interviews for Data Collection
    5m 12s
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    Using Checklists for Data Collection
    5m 13s

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