Course Objectives
A practical course for those who wants to understand Six Sigma program.

Who Should Attend
This program is suitable for those who are interested in Six Sigma including logistics, supply chain, operations execution.

Entry Requirement
Participants should possess 3 GCE ‘O’ levels or equivalent qualification. Those who do not meet the entry requirement may be considered on a case by case basis.

Six Sigma (Basic Course) Program Coverage
This course consists of 10 sessions, totaling 30 hours of study:

  • Foundations of Six Sigma
  • Principles of Six Sigma
  • Six Sigma DMAIC Methodology
  • Six Sigma Project Selection
  • Process Analysis and ANOVA
  • Process Improvement / Lean Production
  • Six Sigma Implementation Revision
Grading System
  • Short Individual Essay Assignment: 20%
  • Group Assignment: 20%
  • Exam: 60%

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Award of Certificate
To achieve the award of Certificate in Six Sigma (Basic Course), candidate must pass the final examination with a total score of 50 or higher, and attend at least 75% of the sessions.

Note: Only the top 5% of the whole cohort will be awarded exam grade 'Distinction'.

Administrative Details
Course Duration: 30 hours (10 sessions inclusive of examination)
Course Fee: S$600/-
Application Fee: S$80/-
Membership: Participants must be members of SIMM
Registration: On first-come-first-served basis. Reservations made by telephone or telefax will only be confirmed upon receipt of registration form and cheque
Registration Deadline: 4 weeks before course commences
Venue: SIMM Training Room

Payment of Fees
Payment must be made 2 weeks before course commencement date. Cheque must be crossed and made payable to “Singapore Institute of Materials Management” with the title of the course and name of the participant(s) indicated at the back of the cheque.

Refund of Fees
Notice of withdrawal  must be given according to the terms stated in the Terms and Conditions for enrolment.

SIMM reserves the right to postpone/cancel the course due to unforeseen circumstances.

For more information on SIMM courses, please do not hesitate to contact the SIMM Secretariat:

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Tel: (65) 6653 1233    |     Email:

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