Define, Measure, Analyze, Improve, Control. Or, as it is usually called: DMAIC.
Data-driven, structured and effective; the DMAIC structure is the standard for Six Sigma and Lean Six Sigma alike. The DMAIC project method is the ideal problem-solving and process improvement structure for when you need a thorough and lasting solution.
A3 Management is a structured problem-solving approach and project method consisting of eight steps, documented entirely on one sheet of A3 paper. You’ll learn how to start using A3 Management right away, what pitfalls to avoid and why A3 is more than just a paper format.
Sort, Set, Shine, Standardize and Sustain. 5S Management is a step-by-step method to create an efficient, structured and waste-free work environment. You’ll learn what each of the 5 steps entail, what reasoning lies behind them and how to put them into practice.
The Stand-up Improvement Board is one of the most popular and frequently used tools in Continuous Improvement and will get your team working lean and efficient. You’ll learn how stand-ups can save time on endless meetings, engage your team and focus on the details that truly matter.
A Kaizen Event is a short workshop with a small group of participants, usually held over the span of just a few days, in which you solve an urgent and complex problem at its root cause. You’ll learn everything you need in order to prepare, execute and follow up on a Kaizen Event of your own.
The Lean Six Sigma Improvement Pack contains the following 5 online courses: DMAIC, A3 Management, 5S Management, Stand-up Improvement Board and Kaizen Event.
These courses are aimed at teaching you the main methods and continuous improvement initiatives employed in the Lean Six Sigma methodology. We strongly recommend this bundle as a follow-up to our Lean Six Sigma Yellow Belt course, as the courses in this bundle offer an in-depth understanding of the structure, methods and mindset as described in the Yellow Belt.
The lessons in each of these courses consist of videos, text excerpts, learning objectives, summary, helpful infographics and case studies. Each lesson also contains a quiz with which to test your knowledge and understanding of the course content. At the end of each course you will be able to complete an exam that awards certification by The Lean Six Sigma Company.