Six Sigma KnowledgeCenter

New Horizons' Six Sigma KnowledgeCenter enables hands-on learning, providing more than courses and books - it introduces an array of resources designed and chosen to challenge and motivate every learning on your team.

Six Sigma KnowledgeCenter * The Six Sigma KnowledgeCenter targets those employed or consulting with manufacturing and service companies who have a responsibility for the implementation of Six Sigma, and those personnel involved in Six Sigma projects in their organization. Regularly refreshed and providing access to a wide range of learning assets, such as Featured Topics, Job Aids, SkillBriefs, Books24x7 referenceware, and Learning Roadmaps, the Six Sigma KnowledgeCenter is equally suitable for use as a primer or as a means of ensuring ongoing expertise. Subject areas include the fundamental concepts of Six Sigma, lean manufacturing techniques and strategies, and what's involved in the various stages of the DMAIC process.

What’s Included

  • Applying Value Stream Mapping in Lean Business
  • Basics of Hypothesis Testing and Tests for Means in Six Sigma
  • Capturing the Attention of Senior Executives
  • Common DFSS Methodologies, Design for X, and Robust Designs
  • Data Types, Sampling, Collection, and Measurement in Six Sigma
  • Designing, Conducting, and Analyzing Experiments in Six Sigma
  • Determining Process Performance and Capability in Six Sigma
  • Determining Requirements by Listening to the Voice of the Customer in Six Sigma
  • FMEA and Other Nonstatistical Analysis Methods in Six Sigma
  • Fundamentals of Lean and Six Sigma and their Applications
  • Impact on Stakeholders and Benchmarking for Six Sigma
  • Inventory Management: Aligning Inventory with Production and Demand
  • Lean Improvement Methods and Implementation Planning in Six Sigma
  • Measuring and Modeling Relationships between Variables in Six Sigma
  • Mentoring Six Sigma KnowledgeCenter
  • Multivariate Tools and Nonparametric Tests in Six Sigma
  • Operations Management Functions and Strategies
  • Optimizing Operations Using Demand Forecasting and Capacity Management
  • Probability and Probability Distributions in Six Sigma
  • Process Flow Metrics and Analysis Tools for Six Sigma
  • Six Sigma Business Case, Project Charter, and Tools
  • Six Sigma Measurement Systems and Metrology
  • Six Sigma Project Selection, Roles, and Responsibilities
  • Six Sigma Strategic Planning and Deployment
  • Six Sigma Team Dynamics and Training
  • Six Sigma Team Dynamics, Roles, and Success Factors
  • Six Sigma Team Facilitation and Leadership
  • Statistical Process Control (SPC) and Control Charts in Six Sigma
  • Strategic Product and Service Management
  • Supply Chain Management Basics: Cutting Costs and Optimizing Delivery
  • Sustaining Six Sigma Improvements
  • TestPrep Six Sigma Green Belt (SSGB)
  • Tests for Variances and Proportions, ANOVA, and Goodness-of-fit in Six Sigma
  • Understanding DOE and Planning Experiments in Six Sigma
  • Using Basic Statistics and Graphical Methods in Six Sigma
  • Using Business and Financial Measures in Six Sigma
  • Using Lean Control Tools and Maintaining Controls in Six Sigma
  • Using Lean to Improve Flow and Pull
  • Using Lean to Perfect Organizational Processes
  • Using Lean to Reduce Waste and Streamline Value Flow