Green Belt to Black Belt Upgrade
Streamlined Black Belt training for Green Belt practitioners
Topic: Lean Six Sigma
This course develops Lean Six Sigma Green Belts into Black Belts who can solve more challenging problems and lead improvement teams across a wider spectrum of processes in any environment, including transactional, service, manufacturing, healthcare and financial.
This training prepares participants to solve a wide variety of difficult problems across a wide spectrum of industries, drawing on both quantitative and qualitative methods.
This course also prepares Black Belts for their role as change agents in multiple contexts, and provides creative-thinking modules that can be used to move a team’s thinking beyond old assumptions and familiar paradigms.
This upgrade course is purposefully spread out over a three-month time frame to give future Black Belts the time they need to achieve certification. Throughout the course, expert instructors with real-world experience vigorously challenge candidates through lectures, exercises and simulations.
Upon completion of this course, participants will be able to:
Green Belt status with basic knowledge of Lean and Six Sigma concepts and techniques. Recommended reading
This course develops Lean Six Sigma Green Belts into Black Belts who can solve more challenging problems and lead improvement teams across a wider spectrum of processes in any environment, including transactional, service, manufacturing, healthcare, and financial.
Drawing on both quantitative and qualitative methods from the complementary domains of Lean and Six Sigma, this course prepares Lean Six Sigma (LSS) Black Belts for their role as change agents in training and mentoring Green Belts and other resources, facilitating and leading projects, supporting broader performance excellence efforts, and serving as internal consultants.
A differentiating aspect of this course is the inclusion of creative-thinking modules that can be used when out-of-the-box solutions are needed, as well as a focus on change leadership skills to drive and facilitate change.
Throughout the course, expert instructors with real-world experience vigorously challenge candidates. They transfer knowledge and skills through interactive lectures, group exercises, process and tool simulations, and individual exercises and the application of learning to a real improvement project in the workplace.
This upgrade course is purposefully spread out over a three-month time frame to give future Black Belts the time they need to achieve certification. Lean Methods Group master instructors are available via phone and email throughout the course to provide individualized coaching and mentoring as you apply the tools and skills in your organization.
For the online version of this course, please visit Lean Six Sigma Green Belt to Black Belt Upgrade Online for information and registration.
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Lean Methods Group reserves the right to cancel or re-schedule courses and to change instructors. We will do our best to ensure you are aware of changes 6 weeks prior to the course start date. Please be advised that in the event of a course cancellation, Lean Methods Group is not responsible for airfare penalties or other travel related expenses you may incur.
While we recognize the need to cancel due to unforeseen events, we kindly ask that you consider the other students in this course when cancelling your enrollment. We ask for 6-weeks advance notice so that we may fill your spot and ensure a fun class for the other students.
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