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Lean Six Sigma Black Belt Course – 10 Day Course
October 24, 9:00 am - 5:00 pm$5,000
October 24, 25, November 5, 6, 11, 12, 18, 19, 25, 26
*Please note, a laptop or electronic device with Microsoft Excel is required. Course information will be provided on a flash drive with work to be completed in Minitab and Excel. Do not activate the Minitab free trial prior to the course as this will allow you to use Minitab throughout the training.
*Prior Lean Six Sigma Green Belt training is required.
Lean Six Sigma (LSS) is a process improvement method that focuses on reducing errors and increasing customer satisfaction in a Lean environment. Lean Six Sigma Black Belt training offers a mastery level of techniques to lead projects and mentor Lean Six Sigma Green Belts.
Lean Six Sigma combines the two most important improvement trends of our time: making work better (using Six Sigma) and making work faster (using Lean principles). In these classes, you will discover how this remarkable quality improvement method can give you the tools to identify and eliminate waste and quality problems in your own work area.
You’ll see the big picture of what your company will gain with Lean Six Sigma, how it can positively impact your work area, and what it can mean to you personally.
Lean Six Sigma Black Belt
Lean Six Sigma Black Belts are some of the most sought after professionals today. As a Black Belt candidate, you will be trained to identify opportunities for improvement with your company, use Lean Six Sigma methodology and apply the correct tools and techniques to a Lean Six Sigma project. After training, you will have the skills needed to lead Lean Six Sigma projects throughout your organization to achieve significant financial impact and improve customer service.
*Recommended for highly motivated organizational members interested in leading performance excellence projects using a wide array of graphical, statistical and Lean tools.
You Will Learn:
- The DMAIC problem solving method
- The Black Belt’s role and responsibility in promoting and leading Lean Six Sigma efforts
- Fundamental and advanced tools needed to complete a Lean Six Sigma project
Topics Covered Include:
- Process mapping and capability
- Project planning
- Statistical methodology
- Factorial experiments
- Design of experiments
- This course uses statistical software for statistical analysis of data. Participants must bring a PC laptop to class and will be instructed prior to class starting software requirements
- Trainees are to have a Lean Six Sigma project for the class.