Course Duration: 19 days

Award: Lean Sigma Black Belt, Awarded by Cork Institute of Technology. QQI Level 8, 30 ECTS Credits. 364 CPD points.

Course Description

This course will be delivered in a blended format with both classroom and online days.

Lean Sigma is a very successful methodology for continuous improvement in all organisations. Lean Sigma is based on the elimination of waste and the reduction of variability in processing through engagement and respect for all staff.

A certified Lean Sigma Black Belt is an expert in Lean Sigma philosophies and principles, including supporting systems and tools. A Black Belt will demonstrate team leadership, understand team dynamics and assign team member roles and responsibilities. Black Belts have a thorough understanding of all aspects of DMAIC/DMADV models. They have a thorough knowledge of Lean enterprise concept and are able to identify non-value added activities in a process and to use the appropriate

Course Content

  • Introduction to Lean Sigma
  • DMAIC Methodology and Tools
  • Change Management
  • Project Control
  • Team Building and Facilitation
  • Return on Investment
  • Lean Sigma Supply Chain
  • Critical Success Factors
  • Measurement System Analysis
  • Hypothesis Testing
  • Regression
  • Control Charts
  • Process Capability
  • Design of Experiments


Level 6/7 qualification preferred. Green Belt qualified or a demonstration of several years of work experience in a supervision role in service or manufacturing industry is required. Experience in Lean or Six Sigma principles is desirable.

Who Should Attend: 

It is recommended for staff in a leadership role in their organisation.


BOOK YOUR PLACE:  [email protected] – Phone: 086 0144 853

For training dates and details please see our Course Schedule


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