The Certified Six Sigma Yellow Belt Handbook.

Author:Burroughs, John
Position::Book review

The Certified Six Sigma Yellow Belt Handbook

Govind Ramu

ASQ Quality Press

600 N. Plankinton Avenue, Milwaukee, WI 53201-3005

9780873899345, $105.00, HC, 312pp,

Synopsis: Govind Ramu is a Senior Director Global Quality Management Systems at SunPower Corporation, CA. He is a licensed professional engineer (mechanical) from Ontario, Canada. He is an ASQ Fellow, Certified Reliability Engineer, Software Quality Engineer, Quality Auditor, Six Sigma Black Belt, Quality Engineer, and Manager for Quality and Organizational Excellence. He is a co-author of The Certified Six Sigma Greenbelt Handbook and also one of the major contributing authors for The Lean Handbook. He is a 2006, 2011, and 2012 Examiner for the California Awards for Performance Excellence (CAPE), and 2010 Examiner for the Malcolm Baldrige National Quality Award.

In "The Certified Six Sigma Yellow Belt Handbook" Ramu draws upon his many years of experience and expertise to create a definitive reference manual specifically designed to help both those interested in passing the exam for ASQ s Certified Six Sigma Yellow Belt (CSSYB) and those who want a handy reference to the appropriate materials needed for successful Six Sigma projects. It is intended to be a reference for both beginners in Six Sigma and those who are already knowledgeable about process improvement and variation reduction.

The primary layout of the handbook follows the Body of Knowledge (BoK) for the CSSYB released in 2015. Ramu has utilized feedback from Six Sigma practitioners and knowledge...

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