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Lean Six Sigma Black Belt ISO 18404 (eLearning)

Course overview: 

Our CEPAS Lean Six Sigma Certification for Black Belt is an online training course, which will prepare you to sit and pass your Lean Six Sigma Black Belt exam, which is included in this package.

As our Black Belt training course includes the Yellow Belt and Green Belt training, you will get to learn the Yellow and Green Belt principles and methodologies, including the fundamentals of Lean and Six Sigma, SPC Tools & Techniques, Improvement Mythologies, and Lean & Risk Management, before moving onto the advanced Lean Six Sigma Black Belt principles and methodologies. You’ll cover the DMAIC methodology, Root Cause Analysis, Pareto Charts, Kano Analysis, Response Surface Methods and more!

The Lean Six Sigma Black Belt certification includes comprehensive training materials, exams, your certificate, and your registration on the CEPAS international public register of Lean Six Sigma certified professionals.

You will learn:

  • Analytical and graphical tools associated with Six Sigma at Black Belt level.
  • How to correctly select, utilise, and interpret results from several core analytical tools.
  • The correct usage of objective data in improvement projects.
  • The competencies required by ISO 18404:2015 through knowledge and practice of a series of technical tools.

Who should attend: 

If you have already taken your Yellow Belt or Green Belt training certificate, this course would make an excellent addition to move onto more senior responsibilities and managerial jobs roles.

For delegates who are just starting but who want to gain the full knowledge range from Yellow, Green and Black Belt, this course would also be the ideal place to start.

This course would be suitable if you are a:

  • Career Changer looking to move into a Project Team.
  • Process team member wanting a ISO 18404:2015 standard, internationally recognised Lean Six Sigma certificate.
  • Project team member wanting to upskill and learn process improvement skills.
  • Process Improvement Consultant requiring certification to support your abilities and skills.
  • Project Managers and Process Improvement team members looking for effective methods of improving operational efficiency, and raising standards.


There are no pre-requisites to attend this course.


Following successful completion of the examinations you will be awarded a Lean Six Sigma Qualification accredited by CEPAS in accordance with ISO 18404:2015 which is the internationally recognised benchmark for Lean Six Sigma Methodologies.

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Lean Six Sigma Black Belt ISO 18404 (eLearning)




Having a solid understanding of the Lean Six Sigma Green and Black Belt principles and methodologies will help you and your organisation improve customer satisfaction, increase organisational productivity, and reduce overall costs throughout the business.

Lean principles will help you reduce areas of process waste within the business and maximise customer value. Six Sigma principles help you reduce the variation of your processes and products.

When you combine the two methodologies, you will be able to direct your organisation towards making significant improvements, such as improved business retention and a reduction in costs.

Being trained to the ISO 18404:2015 standard in Lean Six Sigma will show employers that you meet the highest standard in Lean Six Sigma. As a Black Belt, you will take on support and leadership roles, supporting your team of Yellow and Green Belts in your organisation.

With an internationally recognised certification, you can consider a much wider choice of employment opportunities.

Topics covered: 

Module 1 - The Black Belt Role

  • Black Belt Role
  • Other Belts
  • Black Belt Responsibilities
  • Black Belt Qualities

Module 2 - Organisational Planning

  • Lean Six Sigma Fundamentals
  • Lean Specifics
  • Six Sigma Specifics
  • 6 Improvement Methods
  • Business Systems
  • Strategic Planning Tools

Module 3 - Organisational Management

  • Leadership
  • Team Development
  • Team Roles
  • Motivations
  • Coaching
  • Communication
  • Personal Development

Module 4 - Organisational Measures

  • Business Performance VS Process Performance
  • Business Financial Measures
  • Business Benefits
  • Benchmarking

Module 5 - Organisational Change

  • Change and Learning
  • Learning Styles
  • Organisational Culture
  • Stakeholder Engagement
  • Communication Planning

Module 6- Organisational Deployment

  • Strategic Deployment
  • Impact Analysis
  • Project Tracking

Module 7- DMAIC for Black Belts

  • Deliverables of a Lean Six Sigma Project
  • Advanced Lean Tools
  • Advanced Six Sigma Tools
  • Understanding KPI’s
  • Advanced Data Collection
  • Probability and Analysis
  • Generating Solutions
  • Risk Management
  • Sustaining Change
  • Design for Six Sigma

Introduction to IF

We have been delivering significant and measurable performance improvements for leading global manufacturers for more than 25 years and believe there is no one size fits all approach to driving competitiveness across the industry. Toyota, Rolls Royce and Electrolux are among the brands who have tapped into our expertise to ensure they remain on top in their own fiercely competitive markets.

Leading Expertise
We don’t employ “trainers”, rather a team of experienced industry experts who are able to apply their knowledge to your business

Proven Capability
We have been helping organisations like yours for over 25 years to deliver and maintain sustainable improvement

Attainable Results
We know what’s possible and how to help you achieve it by utilising our tried and tested techniques for long term success

Robust Execution
We believe that training should be through a ‘learn by doing’ approach with coaching and mentoring wherever possible

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