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Lean Six Sigma Black Belt Classroom

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What is the Lean Six Sigma Black Belt classroom course?

The Lean Six Sigma is the industry-recognised process improvement methodology known across the globe. This qualification is fully accredited by the International Association for Six Sigma Certification (IASSC).

This Lean Six Sigma Black Belt classroom course runs over 8 days and includes both the Yellow and Green Belt levels for anyone who wants to become Black Belt certified.

We also provide 3-day Black Belt upgrades for anyone who has recently passed their Lean Six Sigma Green Belt training and wish to study towards the top level of knowledge and understanding of the world’s foremost process improvement and quality management methodology.

The course will prepare you for statistical problem solving and data-driven decision making at a strategic and enterprise level of any organisation who uses Lean Six Sigma.

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Who is it for

Is the Lean Six Sigma Black Belt classroom course right for me?

Are you a leader of a project improvement team, a Project Manager or aspiring to be in such roles? If the answer is ‘yes’ then this course is suited to you.

Companies across the globe, of all sizes use Lean Six Sigma. Business individuals who have been trained by Lean Six Sigma can see the business from a different perspective and ultimately, greatly improve that business' efficiency.

Time management and cutting out mistakes is key when running a successful business and this course covers how to do this successfully.

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What job could I get with a Lean Six Sigma Black Belt classroom qualification?

The Lean Six Sigma Black Belt goes together with many other project and quality management courses. The Black Belt can lead you into roles including:

  • Project Manager
  • Process Improvement Manager
  • Lead Analyst
  • Business Process Manager
  • Senior Project Manager

Why study with us

Why study Lean Six Sigma Black Belt classroom course with e-Careers?

  • Lean Six Sigma will add a globally recognised mark of distinction to your portfolio.
  • The Black Belt level of Lean Six Sigma will prepare you to statistically solve problems and make decisions based on data and statistics, rather than guesswork. You will also be able to train people who are at Yellow or Green Belt levels.
  • We can run private events for international and corporate clients. Please enquire for more information on our bespoke training solutions for your business.
  • If you already hold Green Belt, you can opt to take the three-day Black Belt upgrade.
  • Software available.

Course Details

What are the Lean Six Sigma Black Belt classroom course modules?

Day 1

  • Lean Fundamentals
  • Six Sigma Fundamentals
  • Voice of the Customer (VoC)
  • SIPOC
  • Introduction to Value and Value Stream Mapping
  • Identifying Waste
  • Introduction to Flow and Pull
  • Root Cause Analysis
  • Exam Practice Quiz

Day 2

  • DMAIC methodology
  • Introduction to Six Sigma Statistics
  • Measurement System Analysis
  • Introduction to Statistical Process Control (SPC)
  • Exam Practice Quiz

Day 3

  • Introduction to Minitab
  • Pareto Charts and 80/20 rule
  • Kano Analysis
  • Pugh and other X-Y Matrices
  • Six Sigma Statistics
  • Measurement System Analysis

Day 4

  • Process Capability
  • Inferential Statistics
  • Correlation and Regression Analysis
  • Intro to Hypothesis Testing
  • Design of Experiments
  • Mock exam practice

Day 5

  • Review of mock exam and exam preparation
  • See ‘Lean Six Sigma Black Belt Classroom Exams’ for more info.

Day 6

  • The Role of a Black Belt
  • Advanced use of DMAIC
  • Risk Analysis for Black Belts
  • Change Management
  • Hypothesis Testing Non-Normal Data
  • Advanced Regression Analysis

Day 7

  • Advanced Design of Experiments
  • Fractional Factorial Experiments
  • Response Surface Methods and Method of Steepest Ascent / Descent
  • Prep Black Belt exam #2 (equivalent to Green Belt)

Day 8

  • Review of mock exam and final exam preparation
  • Final IASSC Lean Six Sigma Black Belt Certification Exam

Lean Six Sigma Black Belt Classroom exam

At the end of the eight-day course (or three-day Black Belt upgrade), you will sit the exam (fees are included) and upon successful completion you will receive your globally recognised distinction as a Lean Six Sigma Black Belt.

If you choose to take the eight-day course, you will sit the Green Belt level exam at the end of Day Five.

Green Belt Exam Format

  • Multiple choice and true/false question format
  • 100 questions
  • 385 marks out of 500 required to pass
  • Three-hour (180 minutes) duration
  • Closed book

Black Belt Exam Format

  • Multiple choice and true/false question format
  • 150 questions
  • 580 marks out of 750 required to pass
  • Four-hour (240 minutes) duration
  • Closed book

What does the Lean Six Sigma Black Belt Classroom course cover?

The course will prepare you for statistical problem solving and data-driven decision making at a strategic and enterprise level of any organisation who uses Lean Six Sigma. The Define, Measure, Analyse, Improve and Control (DMAIC) phases of Lean Six Sigma will all be covered.

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