Lean Six Sigma Master Black Belt

Lean Six Sigma Master Black Belt (MBB) is an affirmation of the ability to lead the enterprise level deployment of Lean Six Sigma to advance the organization objectives.

Six Sigma has undergone a lot of changes from the time it was conceptualized by Motorola in the late 70’s. And it continues to evolve into newer areas of application in line with the changing market dynamics and the continual pressure on organizations to grow and innovate to remain competitive.

This certification program is designed to equip the MBB candidates with the skills that will be relevant in the future as well.

The Lean Six Sigma Master Black Belt (MBB) program from QAI Global is creating the MBB of Tomorrow.

The Lean Six Sigma Master Black Belt (MBB) certification program is directed by an independent Certification Board of Quality Assurance Institute (QAI) Global.

 

Program Highlights

Focused on practical understanding and implementation of Innovative and Design Thinking
Holistic integration of concepts from Lean, Six Sigma, PMBoK for effective deployment
Tailored to meet the requirements of both – the individual and the organization
Seamless integration of LSS with other initiatives like ISO, CMMI for services, EFQM
Personal coach and mentor throughout the Master Black Belt journey
Learning from experts with different skill categories
PDU’s: Completion of the training and the post assessment test will qualify the participant for 50 PMI PDUs.

To become certified as a Lean Six Sigma Master Black Belt (MBB), each candidate must:

  • Satisfy all the educational and professional prerequisites prior to applying for candidacy.
  • Subscribe to the Code of Ethics.
  • Submit a completed Certification Candidacy Application.

Education and Professional Prerequisites

Each candidate must satisfy the educational and professional prerequisites as described below before applying for the Lean Six Sigma MBB program.

  • Minimum 5 years professional work experience
  • Certified Black Belt from an organization or repute.
  • Minimum 2 years of experience in executing continuous improvement projects based on Lean Six Sigma framework as a Black Belt.
  • Currently in the role of mentoring continuous improvement projects based on Lean Six Sigma

Module Name

Module Description

Module Topics

Duration and Mode of Instruction

Certification requirement

Data ChampionApplied data analysis techniques to handle the different practical realities faced by MBB in their professional environment.
  1. Creating a data friendly environment
  2. Working in data constrained environments
  3. Applied Data analysis
    • Analysis of data from Experiments
    • Building Multivariate models using Regression
    • Test of Hypothesis
    • Control Charts
3 days
classroom training
Evidence of application in 2 BB or 4 GB level projects mentored by MBB candidate
Execution Champion (Operational Excellence)Holistic integration of concepts from Lean and Six Sigma for sustainable enterprise level deployment
  1. Hoshin Kanri / A3 Matrix / Balance Score Card :
    concept for alignment of projects to management objectives
  2. Integrating with non-Lean Six Sigma initiatives
  3. Implementing a hybrid DFSS and DMAIC deployment
1 day
classroom training
Submit a deployment plan for the organization:

Either based on simulation or actual plan created at workplace.

InnovationApply the seven (7) core skills of innovators to create out-of-the-box ideas that positively impact the growth and margins of the organization.
  1. Innovation and Innovation Management
  2. Principles of Fantasy creation
  3. Core concepts
    • Object-Feature-Value (OFV)
    • Functions and types of functions
  4. Seven core skills of innovators
    • Inventive opportunity identification
    • Contradiction thinking
    • Abstraction and Analogy thinking
    • Express Failure Analysis
    • Ideal Scenario Thinking
    • Resource Thinking
    • Systems Thinking
2 days
live webinar
Case study submission
Design ThinkingDemystifying Design Thinking
  1. Design Thinking approach and tool kit
  2. Applications of Design thinking and success stories
1 day
live webinar
Case study submission