BTII Institute Project Management 


Introduction to Lean Six Sigma Course Outline

Lesson 1: Fundamentals of Lean Six Sigm
Topic 1A: Describe Lean Six Sigma
Topic 1B: Identify the Elements of Six Sigma
Topic 1C: Identify the Elements of Lean
Topic 1D: Relate Lean Six Sigma to Other Quality Methodologies
Lesson 2: Describing a Lean Six Sigma Organization
Topic 2A: Determine the Need for a Customer-Driven Organization
Topic 2B: Identify CTQs from the VOC
Topic 2C: Identify Lean Six Sigma Projects
Topic 2D: Identify Lean Six Sigma Teams and Roles in an Organization
Topic 2E: Identify Lean Six Sigma Methodologies
Lesson 3: Conducting Lean Six Sigma DMAIC Phase 1: The Define Phas
Topic 3A: Describe the Define Phase
Topic 3B: Draft a Project Charter
Topic 3C: Draft an SIPOC Diagram
Lesson 4: Conducting Lean Six Sigma DMAIC Phase 2: The Measure Phas
Topic 4A: Describe the Measure Phase
Topic 4B: Create a Process Map
Topic 4C: Create a Fishbone Diagram
Topic 4D: Create the Cause and Effect Matrix
Topic 4E: Gather Data


Lesson 5: Conducting Lean Six Sigma DMAIC Phase 3: The Analyze Phas
Topic 5A: Describe the Analyze Phase
Topic 5B: Perform Basic Statistical Calculations
Topic 5C: Perform Correlation
Topic 5D: Create a Value Stream Map
Topic 5E: Identify Wastes in a Process
Topic 5F: Perform Process Value Analysis
Topic 5G: Perform Pareto Analysis
Lesson 6: Conducting Lean Six Sigma DMAIC Phase 4: The Improve Phas
Topic 6A: Describe the Improve Phase
Topic 6B: Establish a Pull System
Topic 6C: Generate Ideas for Solutions
Topic 6D: Assess Risks
Topic 6E: Pilot Solutions
Lesson 7: Conducting Lean Six Sigma DMAIC Phase 5: The Control Phas
Topic 7A: Describe the Control Phase
Topic 7B: Draft a Process Management Plan
Topic 7C: Perform SPC
Lesson 8: Describing the Implementation of Lean Six Sigma
Topic 8A: Identify the Essentials of Lean Six Sigma Implementation
Topic 8B: Describe Lean Six Sigma for Service Organizations
Topic 8C: Describe DMAIC Failure Modes