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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 Charles B D J

Feb 2, 2020

Informative basic principles. Well-designed with great video lectures.

By Girish S

Jun 17, 2020

The best way to learn also all information is provided in easiest way

By Kirsten K

Jun 10, 2020

I found this very interesting and a new way of thinking and planning.

By Sanay P

Feb 17, 2021

Course was very effective and. The instructor was very knowledgeable

By Bayron F

Aug 6, 2020

Buen curso, es full conceptos y ayudar a entender el enfoque sigma.


May 27, 2020

Quick and Clear explanation of Six sigma principles, Easy to grasp.

By Leonardo N

Mar 5, 2021

It´s a very useful course for one that want a new level of quality

By brian c

Apr 24, 2018

Good information already showing in my day to day work activities.

By Alan C

May 31, 2020

A good course. I would like to see more questions un the quizzes.

By Zain A

Dec 2, 2020

very informative with a bundle of new information and knowledge

By Miguel E V D

Dec 4, 2019

Es muy Interesante , las clases muy profesionales con ejemplos

By Pablo A

Nov 27, 2020

First week is somehow wordly. The other ones are really good.

By Priscila C d O

Aug 21, 2019

Good course but, sometimes, not the best approach for a MOOC.

By Mukul S

Aug 13, 2020

excellent course, but the assessment could be improved upon.

By Prathamesh R M

May 15, 2020

easy to understand annd quite helpful to boost our knowldge

By Daniel I

Feb 5, 2021

Good quality content, nice mix of exercises and lectures.


May 7, 2020

Aquired basic ideas of six sigmas and lean manufacturing.

By Rob P

Jan 4, 2018

Good, basic-level overview of Six Sigma and Lean. Thanks!


May 17, 2020

Reading material could be made availabe in a better form

By Mina N

Jun 14, 2020

Very good course thanks to the professional instructors

By Andrew C

Aug 31, 2020

Would like to see less PowerPoint and more professors.

By Josef M J A

Jul 8, 2018

I like the way it was organized. I am learning a lot.

By Tanmay S

Aug 9, 2020

The course can be more engaging in terms of content.

By Adnan I K

Jan 21, 2018

Quiz were easy could have been a bit more difficult.

By Jennifer L M

May 19, 2020

The course was very easy to follow and informative.