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Six Sigma Black Belt (+Lean)

Course Description:

Learn to lead improvement projects with high pay back. Gain in-depth knowledge of Six Sigma (process improvement tools) and Lean (Waste reduction techniques). Participants have the option to do a project during the training with input from experienced trainers. Receive a recognized certificate and boost your career and earning potential. You can also prepare for the ASQ exam. The training includes interactive workshops, simulations, videos, practice questions and more.

Topics Include:

  • Leading improvement projects
  • DMAIC, Project Management
  • Data analysis, ANOVA
  • SPC, DOE, MSA, FMEA, QFD.....
  • Lean, Waste reduction ( 8 types)
  • Value Stream Mapping, Pull production
  • 5S, Cellular mfg., Kanban
  • Quick Change over
  • Standard operation, Jidoka
  • Achieving sustainable results quickly

Who Should Attend:

Managers and people desiring to lead the corporate lean six sigma initiative or lead / facilitate lean six sigma projects.

Scheduling: TWO OPTIONS:

Option 1: 20 consecutive Fridays (with appropriate modification for seasonal holidays)

Option 2: 1 week per month for 4 consecutive months

Both options allow participants to work on lean six sigma projects, do personal study and/or identify appropriate opportunities in their work environment.

On-site Sessions Available: Training can be customized and scheduled to best suit your requirements. Contact GRT for a quote.

Prerequisites: Most attendees are engineers, technologists or possess other professional designations (i.e. accounting, IT etc.). Additional specific skills are not prerequisite.

NOTE: Hourly and clerical employees will generally have insufficient training and skills in mathematics and analysis to successfully complete this program.

Duration and Fee: 20 day; $8,500 + HST
CEU’s: 15.0

Black Belt Outline

• Overview of the Lean Six Sigma methodology
• Typical Projects
• Enterprise Wide Deployment
• Process Management
• Project Management
• The Team Environment
• Lean Value Stream Mapping
• Lean Measures
• Probability & Statistical Distributions
• Capability Analysis
• Measurement Systems Analysis (MSA)
• Hypothesis Testing
• Inference Tests (Z, t, X2, F)
• Value Stream Analysis & Eliminating Waste
• Design of Experiments
• Lean Techniques (Pull Systems, 5S, TPM)
• Statistical Process Control
Design for Lean Six Sigma • Failure Modes & Effects Analysis
• Design for Manufacturability & Assembly
• Mistake Proofing (Poka Yoke)
v Quality Function Deployment


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75 Allingham Gdns 
North York, Ontario
M3H 1X9

Tel: (905) 597-9277
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