Course Introduction

This 5 day Six Sigma Black Belt Upgrade training certification changes Six Sigma Green Belts to Black Belts who can resolve challenges and control groups through a broader range of Six Sigma methods. The Datrix Six Sigma Black Belt certification resources are intended to guarantee that our delegates will have a high standard of preparation.

Our Six Sigma Black Belt Upgrade trainers have over 20 years of experience globally. This involves an in-depth knowledge in the application of best training in the working environment, supply chain managing and the usage of Six Sigma Black Belt techniques.





What's Included

Find out what's included in the training programme.

Course Content

This 5 day Six Sigma Black Belt Upgrade training course will cover the modules shown below:

New Ways of Working:

  • Meeting management
  • Responsibility charting
  • Improvement wheel
  • Emotional cycle of change
  • Motivation and Communication
  • How to run a critical issues workshop

Advanced Tools:

  • Cycle time/Takt time
  • Work balancing
  • RRS
  • Value stream mapping
  • Gage R&R
  • “T”&”F” tests
  • Design of experiments
  • Advanced control charts

Operational Performance Management:

  • Designing a performance management dashboard
  • Using a performance management dashboard
  • Meeting management
  • Improvement wheel
  • Trend interpretation
  • Using visual management
  • Building a business case
  • Performance management reporting


  • 5 leadership principles
  • Building a high performance team
  • Situational leadership
  • How to run quick win teams and rapid action teams
  • T&F tests
  • Managing resistance
  • Coaching and feedback

Delivery Methods

Course Schedule

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Northampton from £6594
Virtual from £1644
Leeds from £6594
Liverpool from £6594
Crewe from £6594
Newcastle from £6594
Preston from £6594
Manchester from £5494
Chorley from £6594
London from £5494


What are the exam details for this course?

The Lean Six Sigma Black Belt Upgrade exam contains a 100 question multiple choice examination with a pass mark of 70 out of 100.

If the learner passes the examination, this will show that he or she would be able to manage a project of up to 6 green belt groups using Six Sigma techniques.

What are the prerequisites for the examination?

Delegates must pass the Green Belt exam before taking the Black Belt Upgrade examination.

What is the experience of the instructor(s) delivering my course?

All of our instructors at Datrix are accredited and have over ten years of experience worldwide.

What time shall I arrive at the venue?

Please arrive at the venue for 08:45am.

How can I find more information?

If you would like to know any more information about our courses, please contact us on 0800 781 0626 or send us an e-mail on