Summer Course Black Belt

A Lean Six Sigma Black Belt is a Continuous Improvement professional who is an expert in optimizing processes on a project basis. The Lean Six Sigma Black Belt course is suited for professionals with a keen interest in and affinity for process improvement. Preliminary experience in Lean Six Sigma (like a Yellow or Green Belt) is not necessary.

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    Become Black Belt in 2 weeks!

    A Lean Six Sigma Black Belt is an expert whose job it is to optimise processes. Often, the Black Belt will lead a team of continuous improvement professionals.

    The Lean Six Sigma Black Belt Service Sector Summer course provides you with the opportunity to become a recognised, certified professional in the field of Lean Six Sigma in no more then 2 weeks time!

    By continuously increasing the speed and quality of a process, the organisation will improve customer satisfaction and stay competitive and financially sound. Professionals who master the Lean Six Sigma methodology and tools, therefore, provide invaluable expertise to their organisations.

    What do you learn during the Summer Course?

    The Black Belt Service Sector summer course aims at developing your proces improvement skills. You will learn the structure behind Lean Six Sigma as well as the tools and methodologies it is renowned for. As a Black Belt, you will know how to implement improvements and sustain them within the organisation.

    To be an effective Lean Six Sigma Black Belt, you will need the skills to mobilise staff and departments whilst acting as a trusted advisor to senior management. For this reason, we will spend time on your analytical skills as well as your organisational skills.

    The topics are covered in a practical manner so you can apply what you have learned straight after the course.

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    Summer Course Black Belt

    Become Black Belt in just 2 weeks time!

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    Practical information on the Black Belt training

    The open enrolment Lean Six Sigma Black Belt Service Sector summer course takes place only in July and August. Below, you will find practical information about the main topics, the pricing and the start dates. Request our prospectus if you want more detailed information such as the detailed programme, learning objectives and the target audience.


    · 8 days classroom theory + practical assignment

    · Theoretical part will be concluded with an exam

    ·  Practical assignment involves a project enabling delegate to demonstrate practical experience. During the assignment, individual coaching will be provided by the Master Black Belt

    ·  Classroom hours are between 9:00 a.m. – 5.00 p.m.

    ·  Theory can be followed seperately from practical assignment 

    After this course you will be able to:

    ·  to manage a Lean Six Sigma improvement project or initiative

    ·  to manage an improvement team

    ·  to apply the Lean Six Sigma method and tools

    ·  to successfully implement a defined solution within an organisation in the service sector 

    After passing the theoretical exam you will be awarded the internationally recognised Lean Six Sigma Black Belt certificate which evidences theoretical knowledge of Lean Six Sigma.

    After completion of your practical assignment you will awarded a certificate evidencing both theoretical knowledge and practical experience in Lean Six Sigma on a Black Belt level.

    Part 1 - Lean Thinking

    Two-day course covering Lean Techniques such as:

    -The 5 principles of Womack
    -The 7 wastes
    -Value Stream Mapping
    -Improvement tools

    These days have been set up around a simulation which runs as a guideline through the course.

    Part 2 - Six Sigma

    The next 6 days will cover the Six Sigma project structure and associated techniques. The main thrust of these days are:

    -Background of Six Sigma
    -Define phase: Selecting a project and determine customer demand
    -Basic statistics
    -Measure phase:Determine critical impact factors
    -Analyse phase: Root causes and analyzing data
    -Hypothesis Testing
    -Improvement phase: Generating solutions and piloting
    -Control phase: Control plan and project closure

    Part 3 - Practical Assignment

    After the theoretical exam and certification you are provided the opportunity to implement your knowledge and bring an improvement project to a successful conclusion during a ‘Practical Assignment’. Coached by your Master Black Belt you can achieve certification which evidences both theoretical and practical expertise in Lean Six Sigma on a Black Belt level.

    The Practical Assignment will need to commence within 2 years after passing the theoretical exam and can be booked separately.

    Lean Six Sigma Black Belt 8 day classroom theory course with practical assignment: € 5.445 (+VAT)

    Pricing includes:

    • Classroom tutoring by an experienced Master Black Belt
    • Course materials (reference book, slide pack)
    • Lunch on classroom days
    • Minitab software trial subscription with full capabilities
    • Exam (and 2 resits, if required)
    • Certification (evidencing Lean Six Sigma theoretical knowledge on a Black Belt level) 

    * Training without practical assignment: €4.445

    Price does not include

    • Overnight stays
    • Full Minitab licence

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    Lean Six Sigma in your company

    Lean Six Sigma is mainly known as a project-based improvement structure, but Lean Six Sigma is broader than that. Lean Six Sigma consists of an unwavering philosophy, an organization, an improvement structure AND tools. From this perspective, Lean Six Sigma is the answer to a number of business issues, such as competitiveness, cost reduction and customer satisfaction.

    Depending on your ambition, Lean Six Sigma can be implemented in phases. Every organization is unique. Therefore, there is no implementation blueprint for any organization. Together with you The Lean Six Sigma Company will develop a plan of action tailored to your organization.

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