Course details

Six Sigma Project Management Essentials

Six Sigma Project Management Essentials


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



Overview/Description
This course covers essential project management tools used in a successful Six Sigma project and is aligned with ASQ's 2015 Six Sigma Green Belt Body of Knowledge.

Target Audience
Candidates seeking Six Sigma Green Belt certification; quality professionals, engineers, production managers, and frontline supervisors; process owners and champions charged with the responsibility of improving quality and processes at the organizational or departmental level

Prerequisites
None

Expected Duration (hours)
1.5

Lesson Objectives

Six Sigma Project Management Essentials

  • distinguish between project charter elements
  • recognize a well-written problem statement
  • identify the purpose of establishing a well-defined project scope
  • identify best practices when scoping a Six Sigma project
  • identify the purpose of a process map
  • sequence the steps for creating a Pareto chart
  • distinguish between metric types
  • identify how planning tools are used during a Six Sigma project
  • identify the types of information you can get from Gantt charts
  • identify the critical path for a given activity network diagram
  • use the PERT formula to calculate expected time
  • distinguish between project documentation types
  • identify key risk analysis activities
  • assign a priority score based on probability and impact to a given risk
  • identify project closure activities
  • demonstrate your understanding of key project planning tools and techniques
  • Course Number:
    apr_02_a03_bs_enus

    Expertise Level
    Intermediate