Six Sigma Basics

MIND3100 - Six Sigma Basics

Learning Path | Continuing Education Units | Estimated 32-Hour Workload

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$499.00
How To Enroll?
  • feature icon Professional Development
  • feature icon All Level
  • feature icon Continuing Education Units
  • feature icon Estimated 32-Hour Workload
  • feature icon Self-Paced
  • feature icon Accessible for One Year

Description

This self-paced course explains the concepts, strategies, tools, and techniques learners will need to complete process improvement projects and activities. The course is divided into eight modules that explain key foundational Six Sigma information, guide students through the five steps of the DMAIC methodology, and demonstrate how a Six Sigma approach can benefit organizations in several, diverse industries or business sectors. Course assignments detail the tools and skills learners will implement as they apply a Six Sigma approach to process improvement activities, and show practitioners how they can contribute as important members of improvement teams..

Continuing Education Units and Credits

IACET CEUs: 3.2 | HRCI Credits: 32 | PMI PDUs: 32| SHRM PDCs: 32

Upon successful completion, learners can download MindEdge continuing education certificates from the classroom. Learners must achieve an average test score of at least 70% to meet the minimum successful completion requirement and qualify to receive IACET CEUs. Learners will have three attempts at all graded assessments.

What You Will Learn

  • Explain the concepts, tools, techniques, and strategies used in Six Sigma projects.
  • Describe the five stages of the DMAIC methodology and identify the factors that will improve its chances of success.
  • Choose and apply specific tools and techniques in support of process improvement activities.
  • Analyze the specific roles and responsibilities of team members and formulate plans to ensure appropriate participation in project assignments.
  • Examine the interrelationships of tasks, activities, and practices in Six Sigma projects.

Eligibility

  • Must be 18 or older

Refund Policy

You will have seven days to request a full refund after purchase. No hidden fees. All books and materials are included with purchase.

Features

Ask an Expert

Ask an Expert

Receive answers to your course questions directly from an expert in the field

Interactive Content

Interactive Content

Learn through games, flashcards, and other engaging content

Real-World Case Studies

Real-World Case Studies

Learn knowledge and best practices through relevant scenarios

Awards

Certificate of Completion

Certificate of Completion in Six Sigma Basics

$499.00
How To Enroll?
  • feature icon Professional Development
  • feature icon All Level
  • feature icon Continuing Education Units
  • feature icon Estimated 32-Hour Workload
  • feature icon Self-Paced
  • feature icon Accessible for One Year

How to enroll?

  • 1Add course to cart
  • 2Create your account
  • 3Register for course
  • 4Make payment and submit application
  • 5Start learning
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email lifelonglearning@mail.waldenu.edu for additional assistance

Who is this for

  • Learners interested in learning process improvement and the fundamentals of Six Sigma and DMAIC
  • Individuals wanting to contribute to process improvement teams

Things To Know About Walden's Partnership With MindEdge

Founded by Harvard and MIT educators in 1998, MindEdge is a leading online training provider that has served more than three 3 million learners. Walden University’s School of Lifelong Learning is partnering with MindEdge to offer courses in high-demand, focused areas to help learners upskill.

Courses offered in partnership with MindEdge are designed by subject matter experts in the field and reviewed by Walden’s faculty experts to ensure content meets our educational standards and bridges critical skills gaps.

Courses are designed by subject matter experts in the field and reviewed by Walden’s faculty experts to ensure content meets our educational standards and bridges critical skills gaps. After purchasing a course, learners will access the course content in the Walden learning environment and will be supported by MindEdge’s experts and Walden’s staff. You can always contact lifelonglearning@mail.waldenu.edu for additional assistance.

You will earn a certificate of completion in your classroom after completion of each course’s required criteria. Most courses offer continuing education units (e.g., CEU, PDU, SHRM, HRCI, CFRE, ISC2). Once you have successfully completed and passed your course, you will have access to the continuing education certificate(s) offered.

You will have seven calendar days to request a full refund after your date of purchase. There are no hidden fees, and all books and materials are included with purchase. If you have any questions or would like to request a refund, contact us at lifelonglearning@mail.waldenu.edu.