Full course description
It's no coincidence that the organisations recognised worldwide as being the most successful strategically, and who've been able to develop sustainable long-term sources of competitive advantage, are also the ones who embrace business excellence as an important organisational value.
Six Sigma and Lean are the two pre-eminent business excellence and improvement methodologies currently used by leading organisations across a broad range of industries. Acknowledged as best-practice methodologies, they help you drive transformation and respond to organisational threats and opportunities.
What will you learn?
- Identify and action opportunities for improvement in your organisation
- Employ a wide range of process improvement techniques, such as Total Quality Management, Kaizen, Business Process Reengineering, Six Sigma and Lean Thinking
- Develop and implement successful process improvement projects
Successful completion of this course gives you credit into the Professional Management Program.
Who is this for?
Managers or professionals who want to understand and learn how to apply business improvement practices in their workplace.
Max Zornada - BE (Mech)(Hons), MBA
Max is an Adjunct Lecturer in the University of Adelaide Business School, with extensive experience teaching MBA, Executive Education and Management Development Seminars, and as a hands-on practitioner consulting to major corporations on the achievement of Operational Excellence throughout Australia, the US, Middle East, UK, Western Europe and Asia. He has also presented the TQM and Data Analysis and Statistical Business Modelling subjects in the Executive MBA programs at the Australian Graduate School of Management and University of New South Wales. Max was a visiting professor in the MBA program at the Consorzio MIP at the Politecnico di Milano in Milan early in 1998, where he taught Business Process Reengineering. And he has been, and is currently, a consulting Six Sigma Master Black Belt to several global services organisations.