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Leadership and Personal Development, Strategic Management, Lean Six Sigma & Quality Tools

Design for Six Sigma

If you're designing and developing new products, services and processes, then our Design for Six Sigma modules will give you:

  • A robust method with gateway reviews - that can be built into any existing methods
  • A set of best practice tools and techniques
  • The skills and confidence to tackle any project

And deliver…

  • Increased customer satisfaction – through gaining a deep understanding of customer requirements and robustly translating these into design characteristics that you can measured at any stage
  • Reduced time to market- through reduction in re-work and improved effectiveness
  • Reduced cost of design – through improved planning and increased efficiency and

We have a growing range of resources including:

  • Training materials for Managers, Sponsors, Practitioners and Leaders
  • Report templates and Project Trackers
  • Glossary, guides and e-tools
  • White Belt Train the Trainer module

Here are a few of the DFSS projects we've worked on:

  • New Product Approval processes (to meet regulatory requirements) – reduced lead-time - Healthcare and Testing Sectors
  • Capacity Planning processes (to manage and monitor current workload and support planning) – reduced time taken and increased confidence – Aerospace, Design and Engineering Sectors
  • Design of new products – increased robustness – Automotive Sector
Useful downloads:

Capella Training Programme Outline - DFSS Overview Capella Training Programme Outline - DFSS Overview (358 KB)

Capella Training Programme Outline - DFSS Top Up Capella Training Programme Outline - DFSS Top Up (361 KB)

Capella Training Programme Outline - DFSS WB Capella Training Programme Outline - DFSS WB (406 KB)

Capella Training Programme Outline - DFSS Yellow and Green Belt Capella Training Programme Outline - DFSS Yellow and Green Belt (365 KB)


Case Studies:

Case Study - Design for Six Sigma at SAIC Case Study - Design for Six Sigma at SAIC (174 KB)

Case Study - Design for Six Sigma at Redhall Case Study - Design for Six Sigma at Redhall (215 KB)

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Contact us for more information and to discuss your requirements.

Client Testimonials

These are a small example of our latest testimonials. For many more click here.


We have a new way of thinking and of challenging some of the less healthy paradigms in the business” Alan Anderson, Director of International Programmes, SAIC Motor Technical Centre.


“Really enjoyed learning the Six Sigma way and the Capella Trainer was always very helpful and encouraging in getting me through the programme”. Francis Robson, Toyota

Examples of Our Clients