There are 2 basic methodologies introduced in Six Sigma organizations. They are known by their acronyms DMAIC and DMADV.
The DMAIC method involves five steps: Define Measure Analyze Improve Control
–It is used to improve the current capabilities of an existing process
–It is the most commonly used methodology of sigma improvement teams.
– The DMAIC method will be the focus of this class.
The DMADV method involves five steps: Define Measure Analyze Design Verify
–It is used to help create a process, product, or service to meet customer requirements .
–It is used when there is a need to complete a redesign because a process, product, or service is consistently incapable of meeting customer requirements.
–It is less frequently used.
–It is typically convened and staffed by senior managers.