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Learner Career Outcomes

33%

started a new career after completing these courses

36%

got a tangible career benefit from this course

20%

got a pay increase or promotion
Shareable Certificate
Earn a Certificate upon completion
100% online
Start instantly and learn at your own schedule.
Flexible deadlines
Reset deadlines in accordance to your schedule.
Beginner Level
Approx. 12 hours to complete
English

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Syllabus - What you will learn from this course

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Week
1

Week 1

2 hours to complete

Lean Operations and Theory of Constraints

2 hours to complete
4 videos (Total 16 min), 3 readings, 1 quiz
4 videos
The Goals of Operations: Speed, Flexibility, Quality, and Cost4m
Lean Operations5m
Theory of Constraints4m
3 readings
Is this course for me?10m
"Lean Thinking" by Womack and Jones15m
"The Goal" by Goldratt30m
1 practice exercise
The Goals of Operations30m
Week
2

Week 2

3 hours to complete

Lean Inventory

3 hours to complete
4 videos (Total 26 min), 6 readings, 1 quiz
4 videos
Screencast - Economic Order Quantity6m
Screencast - Safety Stock Calculation8m
Kanban3m
6 readings
Economic Order Quantity Terms and Notation2m
The EOQ Calculation15m
Safety Stock Terms and Calculation2m
The Safety Stock Calculation15m
Kanban10m
Lean Inventory Quiz Instructions1h
1 practice exercise
Lean Inventory30m
Week
3

Week 3

3 hours to complete

Six Sigma

3 hours to complete
6 videos (Total 24 min), 2 readings, 2 quizzes
6 videos
DMAIC and the Define Stage2m
Screencast of DMAIC and the Measure Stage4m
Screencast of DMAIC and the Analyze Stage4m
Screencast of DMAIC and the Improve Stage4m
Screencast of DMAIC and the Control Stage2m
2 readings
Summary of the DMAIC Example5m
Some more Six Sigma Examples30m
1 practice exercise
Quality Management and the DMAIC Methodology30m
Week
4

Week 4

3 hours to complete

Lean Six Sigma

3 hours to complete
1 video (Total 4 min), 2 readings, 1 quiz
2 readings
The Road to Lean Six Sigma10m
Selecting a Great Lean Six Sigma Project5m

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