Lean Six Sigma Black Belt QQI (HET) Diploma in Process Engineering, Special Purpose Award 8S20275

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Organisation profile

For 30 years, we've brought the latest thinking, the leading techniques and the most accomplished industry trainers into ambitious organisations, large and small, throughout Ireland, the UK and beyond.

Training aim

The aim of the programme is to produce graduates who possess advanced knowledge of theory and practice of Lean Six Sigma to enable them to establish and/or take leadership roles in process improvement

Learning objectives

Participants will achieve a good understanding of advanced process statistics, including industrial designed experiments and their application to expanding the boundaries of current knowledge within an existing, manufacturing or service industry process and also have a detailed knowledge and understanding of a wide range of problem solving principles, tools and techniques.

Course outline

Our Lean Six Sigma Black Belt consists of 20 days face to face sessions over a six month period, over which the five modules of the course are spread. The unique feature of our Black Belt programme is that certification is only achieved on completion of a major project, documenting application of the learning tools and evidence of the savings generated.  Projects completed by delegates who have attended SQT's Lean Six Sigma training courses have yielded significant cost savings.

Trainer's profile

John, BE, is one of Ireland’s leading experts in LSS, having trained over 250 Black Belts and hundreds of Green Belts across all industry sectors. A Lean Six Sigma Master Black Belt and ASQ certified Black Belt with over 12 years’ experience , John is chair of the Irish Six Sigma Network hosted by SQT, a network of continuous improvement experts from all over Ireland which has met quarterly since 2004. With a background in Quality from the automotive industry, John has over 20 years’ experience 

Course duration

Our Lean Six Sigma Black Belt consists of 20 days.

Assessment & certification

This course is validated by QQI at Level 8 on the National Framework of Qualifications (NFQ).

Who should attend

Business Process Improvement Personnel, operations/quality managers, process experts and high potentials and those tasked with driving a major change initiative.