Please review the prerequisites before registering below.
This two-day course is for those interested in becoming SEI-Certified Instructors of the Improving Process Performance Using Six Sigma (IPPSS) course. The IPPSS course introduces a method for driving improvement based on performance using a method and toolbox originating with the Six Sigma DMAIC paradigm. This instructor training course is composed of lectures and participant sharing of experience, analogies and "war stories" of topics taught within the IPPSS course material. Candidate instructors must demonstrate an in-depth understanding of the IPPSS material and have effective instructional and facilitation skills. Other required qualifications are specified at http://www.sei.cmu.edu/certification/measurement/ippss/. A number of pre-course exercises must be submitted to determine if applicants are prepared to take this course.
This training provides an opportunity for experienced trainers and measurement professionals to become SEI-Certified Instructors of the "Improving Process Performance using Six Sigma (IPPSS)" course. To be eligible, participants must have the following skills: extensive instructional experience in training, implementing or developing measurement programs, and basic statistical and problem solving skills, including proficiency with Minitab.
Students must bring a personal computer equipped with:
Participants will receive
Before attending this course, each candidate instructor must acquire their own copy of Minitab software (latest version) and bring the software installed on their laptop for use in this class.
Days 1-2, 8:30 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. (U.S. locations)
Days 1-2, 9:00 a.m. - 5:30 p.m. (non-U.S. locations)
The last day includes time for individual face-to-face feedback sessions.
Training courses provided by the SEI are not academic courses for academic credit toward a degree. Any certificates provided are evidence of the completion of the courses and are not official academic credentials.
Course Fees [USD]
U.S. Industry: $4700
U.S. Government/Academic: $3800
Carnegie Mellon University/Software Engineering Institute offices will be closed for winter break, December 23, 2016-January 2, 2017. SEI course registrations received during this period will be confirmed and enrollment completed on January 3, 2017.
This course may be offered by special arrangement at customer sites.
Registration is not available for this course without completion of the application process to become an SEI-Certified Instructor for IPPSS. Candidates will receive a registration form for this course with the certification acceptance packet.