Six Sigma for Green Belts and Champions

Six Sigma for Green Belts and Champions

Howard Gitlow, University of Miami

David M. Levine, Baruch College, City University of New York

ISBN:978-0-13-117262 – X
Publisher: Financial Times – Prentice Hall
Copyright: 2005
Format: Paper; 705 pp
Status: In stock

  1. Overview of Six Sigma Management
  2. Six Sigma Roles, Responsibilities and terminology
  3. Macro model of Six Sigma Management (Dashboards)
  4. Define Phase of the DMAIC Model
  5. Measure Phase of the DMAIC Model
  6. Analyze Phase of the DMAIC Model
  7. Improve Phase of the DMAIC Model
  8. Control Phase of the DMAIC Model
  9. Basics of statistical Studies
  10. Probability and Probability Distributions
  11. Sampling Distributions and Interval Estimation
  12. Hypothesis Testing
  13. Design of Experiments
  14. Control Charts for Six Sigma Management
  15. Additional Tools and Methods
  16. Paper Organizers International: A Fictitious Six Sigma Green belt case Study
  17. A Paper Helicopter Case Study
  18. Six Sigma Champion Certification at the University of Miami
  19. Six Sigma Green Belt Certification at the University of Miami

Appendix A Review of Arithmetic and Algebra

Appendix B Summation Notation

Appendix C Statistical Tables

Appendix D Documentation of Data Files



  • Contains coverage of the foundations of management necessary for professional Six Sigma management.
  • Presents a thorough and detailed anatomy of the Six Sigma improvement model.
  • Integrates coverage of Six Sigma management with detailed coverage of those statistical methods that are appropriate for Green Belt and Champion certification.
  • Includes chapter ending appendixes that provide step-by-step instructions for using Minitab for the statistical methods covered in every chapter.
  • Includes two case studies in Six Sigma management.
  • Includes information on Champion and Green Belt certification exams along with sample test questions.