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Six Sigma Quality

Six SIgma Quality Unit 33 Brief
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P1 describe the principles of Six Sigma including an outline of its infrastructure

In this module you will explore how Six Sigma works and investigate how you can apply it to a plan for mass manufacture based on your final product outcome.


Read through the two case studies below and then complete the P1 criteria

P2 explain how to implement a Six Sigma programme

Use the information on the link below and then complete the P2 criteria.

P3 calculate a range of Six Sigma metrics [IE1]

Review the information on the link below and then use the isixsigma calculator to calculate your first Six Sigma metric. Remember to use your own production plan to identify key measurable qualty control points, e.g. measurement of parts, tollerances, quality of finish etc.

Then, use the following link to explore and use some other Six Sigma metrics calculators, keep your results as evidence for P3

P4 use one of the Six Sigma tools in each of the DMAIC phases

Use the link below to access a range of tools and templates to help you complete the P4 criteria.

Make sure to select and complete one tool / template for each of the DMAIC phases shown below. 

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