Effective Methods of Implementing Six Sigma into Software Testing


Course Details


This two-day seminar will provide the foundation for applying the Six Sigma methodology to the testing environment. The Define, Measure, Analyze, Improve, and Control (DMAIC) improvement model will be discussed with emphasis on the key activities required at each stage. Critical implementation infrastructure will be presented including roles and responsibilities. Several case studies and exercises will be utilized to provide participants hands-on experience using the Six Sigma process. Material and handouts utilized in this seminar will provide attendees a Yellow Belt understanding of Six Sigma.

Course Outline

  • The What and Why of Six Sigma
  • Six Sigma Infrastructure
  • Project Selection Criteria
  • The DMAIC Methodology and Tools
  • Challenges to Implementing Six Sigma
  • Six Sigma in the Testing Environment
  • Testing Environment Case Studies and Exercises

Who Should Attend

Individuals with test responsibilities such as: Software Test Managers, / Supervisors, and IT Quality Control professionals and Software Testers.


Schedule & Registration


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*All listed Canada public training course prices in CAD + applicable taxes. All listed USA public training course prices in USD. Registration prices include course materials, lunch & breaks each day, and a certificate of completion. Hotel and travel arrangements are the responsibility of the attendee.

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