Lean Sigma Black Belt

Start date: 23 December 2020

Duration: 9.30am to 4.30pm

Location: Dublin

Cost: ICBE Member fee €175 Non-Member fee €245

Course code: 2263

Programme overview

A certified Lean Sigma Black Belt is a professional who is an expert in Lean Sigma philosophies and principles, including supporting systems and tools. A Black Belt will demonstrate team leadership, understand team dynamics and assign team member roles and responsibilities. Black Belts have a thorough understanding of all aspects of the DMAIC/DMADV models. They have a thorough knowledge of Lean enterprise concepts, are able to identify non-value added elements and activities and are able to use specific tools. The course draws on both the basic problem-solving tools and advanced statistical principles.
Course Content
Introduction to Lean Sigma
DMAIC Methodology and Tools
Change Management
Project Control
Team Building and Facilitation
Return on Investment
Lean Sigma Supply Chain
Critical Success Factors
Measurement System Analysis
Hypothesis Testing
Regression
Control Charts
Process Capability
Design of Experiments
Mentoring and Support
A work-based project is undertaken as part of the course. Students will receive project support and mentoring.
Online Support
Online resources are provided for students to support classroom learning.
Entry Requirements
Level 6/7 qualification preferred. Green Belt qualified or a demonstration of several years of work experience in a supervision role in service or manufacturing industry is required. Experience in Lean or Six Sigma principles is desirable.

Learning outcomes

The course draws on both the basic problem-solving tools and advanced statistical principles.

Who is the course for

Staff memebers who have done Green belt and want to progress to a certified in Lean sigma balck belt

Modules

  • Introduction to Lean Sigma
  • DMAIC Methodology and Tools
  • Change Management
  • Project Control
  • Team Building and Facilitation
  • Return on Investment
  • Lean Sigma Supply Chain
  • Critical Success Factors
  • Measurement System Analysis
  • Hypothesis Testing
  • Regression
  • Control Charts
  • Process Capability
  • Design of Experiments

Trainer Profile

Contact Kate for booking at kate@icbe.ie