HI-PP4 Course Black Belt Design for Six Sigma

Taking charge of your development project through fact-based decisions | 8 days

You are trained to become a professional Black Belt. This will enable you to take the lead in projects and carry them out according to the Design for Six Sigma methodology. At a time of increasing pressure on Time-to-Market this unique Black Belt Design for Six Sigma course provides you with the right resources to successfully address challenges in development of new products, services and processes and to implement and embed this method into your organization.

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About the course Black Belt Design for Six Sigma

You are trained to become a professional Black Belt. This will enable you to take the lead in projects and carry them out according to the Design for Six Sigma methodology. The focus on customer demand and the gathering and evaluating of data, will lead to better products and a better development process. This will have a significant impact on product design, quality, reliability, company results and customer satisfaction.

To increase the effectiveness of the learning process of the Six Sigma methodology and associated tools, the participants will execute their first project in sync with the course. Followed by 4x free participation in the Six Sigma User Group to assure implementation in your own project. The project has to make a significant contribution to the organization, making a fast return of investment.

Subjects of the course Black Belt Design for Six Sigma

The following topics will be discussed during the Black Belt Design for Six Sigma course:

  • DfSS project definition, business case
  • DfSS requirements, voice of the customer
  • Basic statistics, introduction Minitab
  • Requirements and CTQ (Critical to Quality) flowdown
  • Methodical design
  • Lean, process mapping, risk management, FMEA, problem solving
  • Process capability, DPMO, non-normal data
  • TRIZ (Theory of Inventive Problem Solving)
  • Data Analysis 1: hypothesis testing
  • Data Analysis 2: regression analysis, non-parametric testing
  • Design of Experiments 1
  • Design of Experiments 2
  • Robust Design & Tolerancing
  • Design for Reliability en toepassing van DfSS tools
  • Linking tools to DIDOV and DMAIC methodologies, closure

Results of the course Black Belt Design for Six Sigma

During the Back Belt Design for Six Sigma course you will learn:

  • Introduction to the Design for Six Sigma methodologies
  • In addition to CTQ flowdown and FMEA, creative techniques (TRIZ), preparation of experiments (DOEs), measurement system evaluations (GR&R) and Reliability Engineering methods are also discussed.

For whom

The Black Belt Design for Six Sigma course aims at professionals who execute projects for the development of new products, services and processes. Affinity with fact-based decision-making supported by statistics and personal involvement in projects is preferred. The course is suitable for professionals on Academic or HBO level, or an adequate level of knowledge gained by experience.

Setup course

The Black Belt Design for Six Sigma course consists of 4 blocks in total 8 full days, from 9 am to 5 pm.

Locations, data & schedule

Location: Eindhoven – High Tech Campus 29

Date 2020
Location: Eindhoven
Session II
Block 1: November 23-25
Block 2: January 11-13 (2021)
Block 3: March 1-3
Block 4: March 29-31

Date 2021
Block 1: June 7– 9
Block 2: June 28 – 30
Block 3: September 6 – 8
Block 4:September 27- 29

Investment course

The investment is € 6.950,(ex. VAT) per participant, extensive course material, project support during the training days and daily lunch.

Teachers

Marcel Logger MSc:
Master Black Belt in Lean Six Sigma and Design for Six Sigma with a background in manufacturing, service, and logistics. Working as Sr. Product & Process Specialist at Holland Innovative.

Ing. Theo de Goede:
Passionate Master Black in the field of customer-focussed design in the High/Med-Tech field. At Holland Innovative, his knowledge is directed to the Design for Six Sigma and Reliability Engineering area.

Certificate / diploma

Participants receive a certificate of participation.

Method of teaching

The course is offered as an in-class course, but any other form is open for negotiation. In the case of one or more non-Dutch speaking participants, the course is given in English.

Group size

Maximum group size: 10 participants.

The course is a good preparation for the certification programs of the Holland Innovative Academy:
– Two variants: Lean Six Sigma and Design for Six Sigma
– Two degrees: green belt and black belt
– Two exam components: theory exam and practical part (1 or 2 successful projects)

Six Sigma Certification Program

Training advice?

Would you like to receive more information about this course? Our program managers can tell you more about it! You can reach them from Monday till Friday from 08:30 till 17:00.

T: +31 (0)40 851 4610
E: academy@holland-innovative.nl

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About the Holland Innovative Academy

Holland Innovative helps to develop the competencies of you and your colleagues to strengthen your organization and create growth. Together with renowned centres of expertise such as Eindhoven University of Technology, Twente University, Delft University of Technology and the University of Stuttgart we organize courses, trainings and masterclasses in Project Management, Product & Process Development, Reliability, Data Science and MedTech. We offer both open enrolment and in-company training; tailor-made to fully meet the needs and the strategy of your organization. Coupling these courses with practical experience is important in order to maximise the effectiveness. Where possible, your own cases/data are discussed during our training and/or further explored by coaching on-the-job, project participation and also in the User Groups.

Check the complete training program of the Holland Innovative Academy