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The Six Sigma Black Belt Upgrade course covers the following topics:
New ways of working:
Operational Performance Management:
This course is highly suited to Green Belts who want to improve their knowledge and understanding of managing Six Sigma project teams and wish to advance in their career to this level.
It is required for candidates to have previously earned the Six Sigma Green Belt certification.
Candidates will be supplied with pre-course reading before the course starts.
It is also suggested that candidates review the topics covered during their Yellow and Green Belt training courses. This will allow candidates to have a fresh grounding in the Six Sigma techniques, which will prove useful when attending the Black Belt Upgrade course.
This course can be taken by individuals who have previously taken and passed the Six Sigma Green Belt course and wish to upgrade their knowledge to the Black Belt level. Delegates will attain the leadership skills to be able to manage and govern quality improvement projects. This course aims to maximise Six Sigma knowledge so that Black Belts can effectively apply the Six Sigma methodologies to business, via a management role.
Businesses that wish to improve the quality of their processes require capable leaders to guide Business Quality Improvement teams to attain their goals. When using a Six Sigma-based approach to quality improvement, organisations desire Black Belts to take on this challenging role. Six Sigma Black Belts have an astute business improvement acumen and the ability to take charge of a dynamic Six Sigma Project teams, assigning roles and responsibilities efficiently and productively. Black Belts also possess a comprehensive knowledge of the Define, Measure, Analyze, Improve and Control (DMAIC) model in accordance with Six Sigma principles.
This training course with The Knowledge Academy focuses on the use of practical techniques to allow newly-qualified Black Belts to use what they have learned from the offset of their new job role. Formal exercises and group discussions will provide an interactive setting for delegates to learn and apply newly acquired knowledge. It is required that delegates bring along a laptop that has up to date Minitab statistical computer software. The trial version of Minitab lasts for a period of 30 days, so it is possible to time the download so that it remains active for the duration of this course. Details of how to install Minitab are included in your pre-course reading document.
This Six Sigma Black Belt Upgrade course includes the following:
Six Sigma Black Belt Examination Details
This course includes three exams: Six Sigma Yellow Belt, Green Belt and Black Belt.
Six Sigma Yellow Belt Exam
The Six Sigma Yellow Belt exam follows this format:
The Six Sigma Green Belt exam follows this format:
Six Sigma Black Belt Exam
The Six Sigma Black Belt exam follows this format:
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Our easy to use Virtual platform allows you to sit the course from home with a live instructor. You will follow the same schedule as the classroom course, and will be able to interact with the trainer and other delegates.
Our fully interactive online training platform is compatible across all devices and can be accessed from anywhere, at any time. All our online courses come with a standard 90 days access that can be extended upon request. Our expert trainers are constantly on hand to help you with any questions which may arise.
This is our most popular style of learning. We run courses in 1200 locations, across 200 countries in one of our hand-picked training venues, providing the all important ‘human touch’ which may be missed in other learning styles.
All our trainers are highly qualified, have 10+ years of real-world experience and will provide you with an engaging learning experience.
We only use the highest standard of learning facilities to make sure your experience is as comfortable and distraction-free as possible
We limit our class sizes to promote better discussion and ensuring everyone has a personalized experience
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This is the same great training as our classroom learning but carried out at your own business premises. This is the perfect option for larger scale training requirements and means less time away from the office.
Our courses can be adapted to meet your individual project or business requirements regardless of scope.
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This gives your team a great opportunity to come together, bond, and discuss, which you may not get in a standard classroom setting.
Keep track of your employees’ progression and performance in your own workspace.
Course was run very smoothly, Richard our trainer was extremely knowledgeable and delivered the course in a succinct fashion with a twist of humour thrown in.
The course was great and the so was the trainer - brilliantly delivered and I would certainly recommend this course to my colleagues. Thanks to Richard for a great course and delivering it a tough environment virtually.
Richard was very knowledgeable and explained well
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Flexible delivery methods are available depending on your learning style.
Resources are included for a comprehensive learning experience.
"Really good course and well organised. Trainer was great with a sense of humour - his experience allowed a free flowing course, structured to help you gain as much information & relevant experience whilst helping prepare you for the exam"
Joshua Davies, Thames Water
"...the trainer for this course was excellent. I would definitely recommend (and already have) this course to others."
Diane Gray, Shell