Certified Lean Six Sigma Black Belt | Accredited
What you'll learn
- Learn efficiently. Experienced university lecturers will use teaching methods (plain and easy) that are understood quickly and easily. Saves you a lot of time.
- Learn tools like FMEA (failure mode & effect analysis), Theory of Constraints, Kano Analysis, Design of Experiments, QFD (quality function deployment) + more.
- Use these lessons as input for external certifications such as ASQ, or take our own accredited certification route.
- Apply Lean Six Sigma tools like Multiple Regression, NPV analysis, and Confidence Intervals in MS Excel. No previous experience required.
- Take our lean six sigma green belt course
- Have access to Microsoft Excel. The version is not really relevant, but the 2016 Windows version will be the smoothest.
Note: Optional and free certification and examination by Six Sigma Academy Amsterdam is part of this course.
When designing this accredited Lean Six Sigma certification course, we aimed to:
Offer the same quality Lean Six Sigma training and accredited certification as in Dutch higher education;
Offer that Lean Six Sigma training and certification experience affordably. We have trained and certified 100,000+ students;
Make this Lean Six Sigma training and certification course highly practical. Based on research in the field, we eliminated non-practical elements and focused on what you need in practice.
Include a lot of fun and interactive elements in the Lean Six Sigma training;
Provide student the feeling that the teacher is sitting next to him/her and is sharing his personal experiences instead of just narrating a bunch of slides copied from some book.
Brief description of this course
This ASQ aligned Lean Six Sigma Black Belt training and certification course aims to make you a certified Lean Six Sigma Black Belt, as part of the accredited certification process to become a certified Lean Six Sigma Black Belt.
The Lean Six Sigma (or 6 sigma) methodology has helped organizations throughout the world cut costs and improve service to their consumers by making production efficient and integrating the customers’ demand in the provided products and services. That is the essence of Lean Six Sigma.
Lean Six Sigma knowledge is often cited as a prerequisite for applying to many job vacancies in supply chain consultancy, IT, health care, manufacturing, engineering, banking etc. Certified Lean Six Sigma Black Belt professionals earn on average 40% more than comparable non-certified professionals.
Lean Six Sigma proficiency is categorized in belt colors. Lean Six Sigma Black Belt holders are assumed to master the core Six Sigma techniques and are a valuable asset to organizations that strive to increase profits, reduce costs and offer consistent, customer-centered service. What will you learn?
Master The Application Of Lean Six Sigma Principles To Skyrocket Efficiency.
Apply Lean Six Sigma statistics in Microsoft Excel (no experience required)
Apply the Lean Six Sigma Kano model to better understand the customers' needs
Use multiple OLS regression to quantify complex business relationships
Design complex experiments to optimize products/services (DOE)
Calculate confidence intervals
Calculate the time value of financial flows
Use theory of constraints to optimize speed of manufacturing or services
Understand financial decision making with NPV
Use visual management to control your business and staff
Use innovative audit methods to control your aims
Use QFD (Quality function deployment) to (re)design products and services.
Master surveys, interviews, and observational methods such as spaghetti diagrams and eye tracking (heat maps) to measure complex data.
Apply FMEA to master risks.
All the Lean Six Sigma lectures are designed and taught by Lean Six Sigma Master Black Belts who teach in Dutch Higher education and also work in practice outside the academic sector and have supervised Lean Six Sigma projects for companies like Audi, Lufthansa and the Dutch military. We hope to welcome you to our course.
Who this course is for:
- Six Sigma is a methodology that is effective in every single sector. Regardless of whether you are working in IT, manufacturing, the military or health care. If you have a management position, an auditor position or a quality assurance position, this course is for you. It will boost your employability, skills set and salary.
Six Sigma Academy Amsterdam started when a number of university lecturers from the Netherlands decided to make expensive Lean Six Sigma education more affordable, practical, time efficient and entertaining. Yes, education should not be punishment. It should be fun too. Education should not waste your time with knowledge that is only useful in an exam. It should make you better in practice.
All course developers and lecturers involved are Six Sigma Master Black Belts and as such able to train students and future instructors. All the Lean Six Sigma programs we offer are accredited based on the Dutch BKO standards and our student experience shows that the degrees are globally accepted and respected.
We have trained and certified more 100,000+ students in the Netherlands, Germany, US, India and UAE, both online and offline. Furthermore, our course designers have supervised projects for companies like Audi, the Dutch military and Lufthansa.