Free Lean Six Sigma Primer

New to Lean Six Sigma? Get Answers Now - Is it Useful to Me? Where to Start? How to Choose Appropriate Certification?
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  • Lectures 10
  • Length 39 mins
  • Skill Level Beginner Level
  • Languages English
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About This Course

Published 1/2016 English

Course Description

Do not dawdle and let your career expire before you know it!

Learn about Lean Six Sigma and change your future.


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Beginner's Paradise

If you always wanted to learn Lean Six Sigma, but wasn't sure how it will help you in profession, this is your opportunity. It's a free course and meant to share actionable knowledge on Lean Six Sigma principle and concepts.

You will be able to relate Lean Six Sigma concepts to any give scenario at work, society or home.

You will be able to decide on the relevance of Lean Six Sigma to your profession and industry, as well as decide what level of certification is needed.


What are the requirements?

  • No pre-requisite and prior knowledge of Lean Six SIgma is needed for this course

What am I going to get from this course?

  • Get started with 'Lean Six Sigma' and relate how it can be applied in real life business, social & personal scenarios
  • Decide whether Lean Six Sigma Certification is useful to you and if so, what level of certification is appropriate

Who is the target audience?

  • This is a basic course meant for newbies who are not familiar with Lean Six Sigma and/or students looking for a quick refresher on Lean SIx Sigma. No prior experience/knowledge with Lean Six Sigma is needed. If you are looking for formal Lean Six SIgma Cerfications, consider our Yellow Belt and Green Belt Course.
  • Business Professionals with functional experience is Operations, Logistics, Quality, Customer Service, Business Development, HR and IT.
  • Industry Professionals from Manufacturing, Banking and Financial Services, Healthcare, Information Tech, Shared Services, Telecom, Retail and Entertainment.

What you get with this course?

Not for you? No problem.
30 day money back guarantee.

Forever yours.
Lifetime access.

Learn on the go.
Desktop, iOS and Android.

Get rewarded.
Certificate of completion.


Section 1: Lean Six Sigma Primer - Let's get started

Welcome to Lean Six Sigma Primer! Learn about that this course is all about!


Get started with what is Six Sigma. If you are new to Six Sigma this will be useful.


DMAIC is the 5 step methodology of Six Sigma to solve problems. Learn about it and what is covered in each step.

Check out a detailed guide to Lean Six Sigma Project that will help you understand what happens in each step of the project.


If you have heard of Lean Six Sigma than just Six Sigma, yes, you have heard it right. Learn how two powerful methodologies can be combined to deliver value to customers and business.

Learn about the various roles in Six Sigma, Belt titles and what it takes to become one yourself.

How you can benefit from Six Sigma Certification and what kind of certification is apt for you? Get answers.

Check out the resources, you can take a self-assessment to see if what level of Certification is really needed for you.

Also use the 'Relevance of Six Sigma to your Industry.pdf' to assess its relevance to your industry.

Get know more about Design for Six Sigma (DFSS) methodology and appreciate the different between DFSS and DMAIC.

Learn of more resources to continue your Lean Six Sigma education!


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Instructor Biography

Nilakantasrinivasan Janakiraman, Customer Experience & Business Transformation Leader

Neil helps a range of large enterprises in services and manufacturing, with particular emphasis on execution of business & functional strategies, customer experience & process transformation.

Being a Certified Six Sigma Master Black Belt, Neil has led several change initiatives & projects with approved financial benefits of over $20MN, of which $4Mn was executed by him personally. He has demonstrated results in unconventional areas such as sales, HR, technology, risk & compliance, program office, administration & security, procurement, etc.

He is passionate about coaching executives on execution orientation and educating young professionals & students in Lean Six Sigma.

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