Online Dmaic Black Belt


Chapter 1: Introduction
  • Course Logistics (program layout, expectations, etc.)

  • Six Sigma Introductory Overview

  • Project Selection

  • Process and Financial Metrics

  • Project Reporting Expectations

  • PDCA (Plan Do Check Adjust)

Chapter 2: Definition
  • Project Charters

  • Estimating Financial Metrics

  • Definition of process outputs (characteristics, defects, defectives)

  • Process Mapping

  • Strategic Alignment with Project Selection

  • Project Selection Facilitation

Chapter 3: Design of Experiments (DOE)
  • Introduction to Design of Experiments

  • Non-Parametric tests and analysis

  • General Full Factorial Designs

  • Two-Level Factorial Designs

  • Three-Level Factorial Designs

  • Post-hoc Analysis

  • Fractional Factorials

Chapter 4: Measurement System Analysis
  • Variable Gage R&R

  • Attribute Agreement Analysis

  • Variables Data Capability Analysis

  • Attribute Agreement Analysis

Chapter 5: Basic Statistics
  • Fundamental Statistical Measures and Control Charts

  • Common and Special Cause Improvement Strategies

  • Introduction to Minitab

  • Quality Tools, Introduction to Hypothesis Testing, 1 proportion Tests and 2 proportion Tests

  • Chi Square Testing, T Tests, ANOVA, Correlation Analysis, Single Regression

  • Normality and Distributions

  • Anderson-Darling Test for Normality

Chapter 6: Improve and Control
  • Solution Selection and Prioritization

  • Pilot Studies (assessing countermeasures)

  • Final Capability Analysis

  • Process Controls

  • Wrap-Up


Black Belts are the people who are in charge of the Six Sigma Projects within their respective companies. Most of the time, these are the people who are asked to take on this task on a full-time basis. Along with heading the project, they also are expected to coach, develop and advise other managers so the entire company can achieve this goal. Leads problem-solving projects. Trains and coaches project teams. Six Sigma South Africa™ lean six sigma black belt courses run regularly in Pretoria, Johannesburg, Cape Town and Durban, and occasionally in Port Elizabeth. Virtual lean six sigma black belt training is available world wide.