Six Sigma: Project Management Basics

Six Sigma Yellow Belt    |    Intermediate
  • 16 videos | 1h 1m 30s
  • Includes Assessment
  • Earns a Badge
  • Certification CPE
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Six Sigma and Lean are business process improvement methodologies that, when used in concert, are called Lean Six Sigma and can become a transformational strategy that enables a system of process control and process design to make your business more effective and efficient. This course covers tools that are available for use when planning and managing a Six Sigma project. It explores the work breakdown structure, Gantt chart, activity network diagrams, affinity diagrams, matrix charts, tree diagrams and tollgate reviews.

WHAT YOU WILL LEARN

  • Identify the elements of a project charter
    Recognize a well-written goal statement
    Recognize a well-written problem statement
    Identify best practices when scoping a six sigma project
    Identify the elements of six sigma communication plan
    Determine the best communication tools to use in different situations
    Identify how planning tools are used during a six sigma project
    Recognize how a work breakdown structure is used during a six sigma project
  • Interpret a given gantt chart
    Use an activity network diagram to gain information about a project
    Recognize best practices when creating affinity diagrams
    Recognize when to use a matrix chart
    Identify uses for a relations chart
    Recognize best practices for creating tree diagrams
    Identify activities required to prepare for and conduct a tollgate review

IN THIS COURSE

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  • 4m 38s
    During this video, you will learn how to identify the elements of a project charter. FREE ACCESS
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    3.  Defining Project Goals and Baseline Data
    3m 14s
    In this video, you will learn how to identify a well-written goal statement. FREE ACCESS
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    4.  Creating the Problem Statement
    4m 5s
    Learn how to recognize a well-written problem statement. FREE ACCESS
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    5.  Defining Project Scope
    4m 25s
    In this video, you will learn how to identify best practices when scoping a Six Sigma project. FREE ACCESS
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    6.  Purpose and Benefits of a Communication Plan
    2m 55s
    During this video, you will learn how to identify the elements of a Six Sigma communication plan. FREE ACCESS
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    7.  Effective Project Communication
    4m 43s
    Discover how to determine the best communication tools to use in different situations. FREE ACCESS
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    8.  Six Sigma Project Planning and Monitoring Tools
    3m 44s
    In this video, you will learn how to identify how planning tools are used during a Six Sigma project. FREE ACCESS
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    9.  Using the Work Breakdown Structure
    4m 15s
    During this video, you will learn how to recognize how a work breakdown structure is used during a Six Sigma project. FREE ACCESS
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    10.  Planning with Gantt Charts
    4m 20s
    In this video, you will learn how to interpret a given Gantt chart. FREE ACCESS
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    11.  Using Activity Network Diagrams to Manage Projects
    4m 9s
    Learn how to use an activity network diagram to gain information about a project. FREE ACCESS
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    12.  Using Affinity Diagrams to Understand Problems
    6m 9s
    In this video, you will learn how to recognize best practices when creating affinity diagrams. FREE ACCESS
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    13.  Depicting Relationships Using Matrix Charts
    4m 33s
    During this video, you will learn how to recognize when to use a matrix chart. FREE ACCESS
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    14.  Using a Relations Chart to Show Cause and Effect
    2m 23s
    Discover how to identify uses for a relationship chart. FREE ACCESS
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    15.  Depicting Hierarchies Using a Tree Diagram
    3m 50s
    In this video, you will learn how to recognize best practices for creating tree diagrams. FREE ACCESS
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    16.  Tollgate Reviews
    3m 39s
    During this video, you will learn how to identify activities required to prepare for and conduct a tollgate review. FREE ACCESS

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