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CLE 007 Lean Six Sigma for Manufacturing





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(Last Modified:13-Apr-2022)

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Description
As a continuation of the concepts developed in CLE 004, Introduction to Lean Enterprise Concepts, this course addresses the role lean manufacturing plays as part of an integrated lean technical process and include its objectives and priorities. It also summarizes the most important lean tools and techniques such as single piece flow, level production (Heijunka), waste (Muda), Kaizen, Just-in Time, Jidoka, etc. Also covered are the principles of Six Sigma, methodologies such as Design for Six Sigma (DFSS) and Define, Measure, Analyze, Improve and Control (DMAIC) and the role they can play in defect reduction. Two case studies, provide practical examples, of how Lean manufacturing principles blended with Six Sigma tools can be highly effective at reducing cycle time, unit cost and improving product quality.
Objectives
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Target Attendees
The course will be of value to any personnel involved in production or preparing for production, to include those involved in the systems engineering process.
Prerequisite(s)
None
Predecessor Course(s)
Predecessor Predecessor Course Title PDS Code Expires On
None None None None
Course Length
Approximately 4 hours to complete
Additional Course Information
Delivery Mode Online Training
Equivalent Courses None
ACE Recommended Credits N/A
PDS Code ZEE
Walk-ins Authorized N/A
Pre-work required No
First Offering 4/1/2005
Continuing Education Units   0
Continuous Learning Points  4
Reservist Retirement Points  1
Historical Allocations Mouse Over for Past CEU/CLPs
Fulfillment Eligible N/A
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Notes
  • Any exams in this course must be passed with a minimum score of 80%.
  • There is no time limit for completing this course.
  • After completing the course, please be sure to complete the survey at the end.

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