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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 Ali V

Apr 21, 2020

Excellent content explained in a simple and brief manner. Very happy with it!

By Scott

Jun 24, 2022

Some of the slide content could be clearer. Voice presentation is monotone.

By Mario C

Dec 29, 2019

very good course, but sometimes the English wasn't the best you would expect

By Abdelaziz A

Sep 1, 2019

I expected more tbh, however it was very beneficial and I'm glad I enrolled.

By Martín

Mar 7, 2021

Overview of the methodology and intro to the system. Useful for a beginner.

By Katie L D

Feb 25, 2023

Some spelling errors on slides. Minor organizational presentation issues.


Jun 18, 2020

a wonderful course which clearly helps you understand basics of Six sigma

By Thalib H

Apr 2, 2020

it helped me to understand the basic of six sigma and lean methodologies

By ndabashimiye

Oct 26, 2019

The course does not specify well its objectives and the primary audience.

By Angel L M R

Oct 7, 2022

This course really open my eyes, In how I sould run things from now on.

By Murat K Ç

Apr 10, 2021

Course is compact and lean so it is good starting for Six Sigma journey.

By Diego F N

Sep 21, 2020

Cumple su objetivo introductorio y genera una buena base de conocimiento


Jun 24, 2020

There are certain videos on the belts description which seems irrelevant


Apr 25, 2021

Very Good information! I have already began implementing some of this!


Jul 29, 2020

this a great experience looking for some more courses and to work on it

By Shilajit P

Sep 8, 2019

The course content & sequence of flow was perfect. This will definitely

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 Issam P

Apr 2, 2022

Great Course, Comphrensive content on six sigma and lean principles.

By Dunstan V C P

Dec 17, 2021

it would be hard to pass the course if you do not purchase the book.

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.


Dec 27, 2021

It was a great learning through courceras,very informatic & usful.