Six Sigma Yellow Belt Program

Organisations of today face several nuances in the form of rising costs and increasing competition every day. There is an ever-increasing need to formulate an effective methodology with the help of a collaborative team effort to improve performance. What can essentially be the one weapon to combat all of these issues? Lean Six Sigma is that weapon. KPMG, in association with Pragyan, NIT Trichy presents the Lean Six Sigma Yellow Belt!  KPMG is a professional service company and one of the Big Four auditors, employing 189,000 people. KPMG has three lines of services: financial audit, tax, and advisory. Its tax and advisory services are further divided into various service groups.


Content to be covered


Six Sigma Overview

  • Six Sigma Philosophy

  • Origins of Six Sigma

  • Six Sigma Evolution

  • Six Sigma Approaches


Define Phase Overview

  • Introduction to Problem & Goal Definition

  • Business Case Definition

  • Best Practices for Project Identification

  • Affinity Diagrams

  • Project Charter

  • VOC to CTQ conversion

  • Kano Model Theory


Measure Phase Overview

  • Introduction and Basics of Root Cause Analysis

  • Data Collection Planning & Data Types

  • Collection Methods

  • Theory of Sampling

  • MSA


Analyze Phase Overview

  •  Introduction to Hypothesis Testing

  •  Variance tests

  •  Correlation & Regression


Improve Phase Overview

  • Introduction and Basics of Theory of Triz

  • Brainstorming

  • NGT

  • FMEA


Control Phase Overview

  • Overview of Quality Controls

  • Control Plans

  • Control Charts

Date: 15th March 2019

An email enclosing the payment link will be sent to the participant's registered email address after registration. A registration fee of INR 700 is to be paid towards Pragyan, NIT Trichy to complete the registration process for the workshop.

Organiser: KPMG

Number of participants per team: 1

Duration: 6 Hours

Participants have to bring their own laptop for this workshop.

Navneeth N : +91 9003886645

Sidharth Prakash : +91 9940856660

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1) Does the workshop have any prerequisites?

There are no prerequisites for the workshop. Any student with an interest can attend the workshop.


2) How should the payment be made for the workshop?

Payment can be made online. Payment guidelines will be mailed to the participant’s mail-id once registered.


3) On what basis are workshop registrations confirmed?

Registrations are confirmed after payment on first come first serve basis. Confirmation of your participation is subject to availability.


4) Will the fees paid for the workshop be refunded in case I fail to attend the workshop?

Fees once paid, is strictly non-refundable. Requests for refund will not be encouraged.


5) Will accommodation be provided?

Yes. We provide accommodation depending on the availability and your place of residence. You will have to register separately for that. Stay tuned to the website for updates on accommodation.


6) Will certificates be provided?

Yes. A certificate from Pragyan, the student-run ISO 9001:2015 & ISO 20121:2012 certified techno-managerial organisation of NIT Trichy will be provided after the completion of the workshop.

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