Virtual Online - Lean Six Sigma Black Belt

Key Information

Subject Area

Subject Area
Personal Learning Accounts

Mode of Study

Mode of Study
Open/Distance Learning

Location

Location
Flexible

Start Date

Start Date
Flexible

In a nutshell

A Personal Learning Account is a new initiative from the Welsh Government. It is a free and flexible way to learn. The initiative will offer people the chance to access free, part-time courses that offer flexible and convenient learning around their existing lifestyle.

The Lean Six Sigma Black Belt course was developed for individuals looking to be trained to an advance level in Lean Six Sigma methodologies. This course will equip you with the skills and knowledge needed to successfully lead complex improvement projects in all areas of a business.

This course is for...

...anyone over 19, living in Wales, in employment and earning less than £26,000 a year.

...anyone who already holds Green / Yellow Belt qualifications.

...anyone who is currently working in more senior job positions such as Team Leader, Project Manager or Quality Assurance Engineer roles.

Course content

The course includes:

  • 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
  • DMAIC methodology
  • Introduction to Six Sigma Statistics
  • Measurement System Analysis
  • Introduction to Statistical Process Control (SPC)
  • Exam Practice Quiz
  • Introduction to Minitab
  • Pareto Charts and 80/20 rule
  • Kano Analysis
  • Pugh and other X-Y Matrices
  • Six Sigma Statistics
  • Measurement System Analysis
  • Process Capability
  • Inferential Statistics
  • Correlation and Regression Analysis
  • Intro to Hypothesis Testing
  • Design of Experiments
  • Mock exam practice
  • Review of mock exam and exam preparation
  • 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
  • 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)
  • Review of mock exam
  • Final exam preparation

There will be a Lean Six Sigma (Black Belt) Exam.

Entry Requirements

Candidates must have trained for their Lean Six Sigma Green Belt Qualification before enrolling on this course.

Additional information

This course is for three months.

Where can I study Virtual Online - Lean Six Sigma Black Belt?

MPLA0074AA
Flexible

Have any questions or are not sure if this is the right course for you?

Contact our Student Recruitment team

All courses may be subject to change and cancelled if deemed not viable to run.

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