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About the Course

This course is for you if you are looking to learn more about Six Sigma or refresh your knowledge of the basic components of Six Sigma and Lean. Six Sigma skills are widely sought by employers both nationally and internationally. These skills have been proven to help improve business processes and performance. This course will introduce you to the purpose of Six Sigma and its value to an organization. You will learn about the basic principles of Six Sigma and Lean. Your instructors will introduce you to, and have you apply, some of the tools and metrics that are critical components of Six Sigma. This course will provide you with the basic knowledge of the principles, roles, and responsibilities of Six Sigma and Lean. Every module will include readings, videos, and a quiz to help make sure you understand the material and concepts that are studied. You will also have the opportunity to participate in discussions and peer review exercises to give you the opportunity to apply the material to your daily life. Our applied curriculum is built around the latest handbook The Certified Six Sigma Handbook (2nd edition) and students will develop /learn the fundamentals of Six Sigma. Registration includes online access to course content, projects, and resources but does not include the companion text The Certified Six Sigma Handbook (2nd edition). The companion text is not required to complete the assignments. However, the text is a recognized handbook used by professionals in the field. Also, it is a highly recommended text for those wishing to move forward in Six Sigma and eventually gain certification from professional agencies such as American Society for Quality (ASQ)....

Top reviews

Sep 10, 2020

Great course for begineers!! I suggest this course to those who are new to industry and dont know anything! Concepts are very well explained! Thanks Coursera! Thanks NOVARTIS FOR SPONSORING THE COURSE

May 29, 2020

This course gives you a good overview of why six sigma and lean are necessary. It also gives you an understanding of how team dynamics play important roles and how brainstorming is an effective tool.

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By Edvard K

May 22, 2020

Great course, good to understand, I like practical excercises and interaction with other students.

By Zhanat B

Nov 15, 2020

Thank you for the another great opportunity to learn online Six Sigma Principles.

Keep it going!!!


Nov 6, 2020

Excelente curso muy completo y concreto, con temas muy interesantes y enfocados en los objetivos.

By Alejandro F

Jun 19, 2020

Me gusta mucho, es muy practico y reordena muchos principios y teorias de mejora y productividad.

By Shane M Q

Jun 18, 2020

good overview for beginners. Knew a few things going in but this definitely added more knowledge.

By Elvin V

Jun 15, 2020

Great course to understand and to get initial information about six sigma and lean methodologies!

By Aniket B K

May 7, 2020

Nice course gives good information about all the necessary things to learn regarding this topics.

By Jeimy L G M

Mar 20, 2021

El curso es completo, tiene herramientas practicas y fáciles de implementar en cualquier empresa

By Chelsea H

Sep 1, 2020

Great introduction into the principles of Six Sigma for someone who has never studied it before.


Jun 28, 2020

highly informative, key concepts that help to clarify certain concepts for a process of any kind


May 6, 2020

A great course with tangible examples. I had a great learning time. Thanks a lot for this course

By Samanyu R

Mar 19, 2019

It is very helpful. Helps develop critical thinking and introduces to lean principles very well.

By Reza O

Feb 3, 2021

An excellent learning experience that opens the gates to the world of quality.

Thanks, Coursera

By Chaiwat l

May 3, 2020

This course it good for open my perspective and explains for use of tools to help work as well.

By Krishankant07

Sep 19, 2021

Explained in a very simple way, short videos and related theory content was easy to understand

By Monique P

Aug 1, 2021

I thought the course incredible! Thnaks Coursera and Georgia University for the oportunity! (:

By Brenda L T

Apr 15, 2021

I enjoyed this course as it brings to light ways to eliminate waste and increase productivity.

By James

Nov 1, 2020

Professional in teaching the principles of six sigma and the way it is presented is organized.


Aug 26, 2020

One thing which I like is they have provided reference book and suggest regularly what to read

By Anabela O

Jul 13, 2020

Totally loved it! Thank you so much for all the amazing tools that you included in the course.


Jun 19, 2020

the course is very good for beginners to give a brief idea about how six sigma and lean works.

By Srushti T

May 15, 2020

The course was very nice .many concepts were explained with the help of appropriate examples .

By Sayed A A H H

Jun 4, 2020

Topics were simply explained and contents were informative as basic understanding of 6 sigma.

By Enayet U K

Jun 24, 2021

It's really helpful and the teachers were decent. Thanks Coursera to giving the opportunity.


Oct 9, 2020

Well designed course with enough examples and explanations to easily understand principles.