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 STATISTICS 2 day(s) | 1.40 CEUs REGISTRATION FEE: Member: \$795 | Non-member: \$1,145

The use of statistics is critical to the successful operation of the modern business. Whether used as an introduction to statistics, as a refresher of statistics or as an overview, this course will provide you with a solid foundation in the statistical tools you will need to understand and use.

This course is part of the Industrial Engineering Professional Skills Certificate Program. Learn more about IIE certificate programs and how you can save by paying in advance for all of the courses included in a program.

## Class Schedule:

 Course ID Course Dates Location Register 1856 Jan 15 - 16, 2014 Norcross, GA Register 1986 Jan 15 - 16, 2015 Norcross, GA Register

## Overview:

In this course, you will learn how to summarize small samples or large amounts of data graphically and mathematically to reach sound conclusions; utilize the predictive power of probability distributions to project process performance in advance; accurately estimate population characteristics; evaluate sample data; analyze data that does not fit into a particular distribution pattern; develop mathematical models to predict business results; and determine the strength and direction of the relationship between two variables.

## Topic Highlights:

 Confidence and confidence intervalsCorrelationDescriptive statistics Inferential statistics  Probability and probability distributionsRegression analysis

## What You Will Learn:

• Analyze and summarize sample data
• Develop mathematical models to predict business results
• Predict process performance using probability distributions
• Provide useful information using an effective data collection system

## Course Contents

• Descriptive statistics
- Histograms
- Descriptive statistics
• Mean
• Median
• Mode
- Standard Deviation
- Skewness
- Kurtosis
• Probability distributions
- Hypergeometric
- Binomial
-Poisson
- Normal
- Exponential
- Chi Square
- F
- Student t
• Inferential statistics
- Confidence
- Risks
• Confidence intervals
- Means
- Proportions
- Standard deviations
• Tests of hypothesis
- Means
- Proportions
- Standard Deviations
• Regression models
- Linear
- Multivariate
• Correlation analysis

## Corporate Training

This course is available as a corporate training program and can be customized to meet your company’s needs. For more information, contact IIE Director of Continuing Education and Program Development Larry Aft, P.E., (770) 349-1130.

Class cancellation:  IIE reserves the right to cancel a class up to 15 business days prior to the scheduled start date.

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