full time black belt course

This course will require two non-consecutive weeks, full time attendance.

Our course fee includes: training, project and certification.

Six Sigma Black Belt Training ( DMAIC )
Six Sigma South Africa is the leading Six Sigma Training provider for many of the largest companies in South Africa, as well as the neighboring African countries. Choosing the correct training provider is crucial in a successful Six Sigma/Lean process.

Types of Training Available
① 2 non-sequential weeks (Monday - Friday)
② Online 1 YEAR - see here

At 2KO International we work closely together with companies to assist them according to their specific training needs.

  • Results that your company can expect
  • Focus on Customers - decreasing customer complaints
  • Increase in customer loyalty and relations
  • Breakdown barriers between departments and functions
  • Reductions of incidents - better safety performance
  • Customer satisfaction
  • Reduce turnaround time
  • Increased bottom line
  • Time Management
  • Effective supply chain management
  • Data analysis before decision making
  • Shareholder value
  • Employee satisfaction - team building
  • Assure Strategic Planning
  • Benefits of the supply chain
  • Huge cost benefit
  • Sustained improvements
  • improving staff skills - better decision making
  • Why choose us as your Training Provider?

  • 2KO International has prompt response time in addressing the need of your company
  • 2KO International provide 2 sets of certification, after successfully completing of the training and the project.
  • Worldwide, the practice is that Six Sigma/Lean certification is awarded by an institution that employs a certified and qualified six sigma/Lean black belt trainer (which is what we do). There is no central certifying body like there is for say Microsoft. For this reason six sigma/lean certification is recognized worldwide provided it came from a certified organization.
  • 2KO International provide a flexible training schedule to suite delegates
  • 2KO International offers training in JHB, CPT as well as onsite
  • Some of the companies we've trained:

  • Standard bank
  • Sasol
  • Monviso
  • Eskom
  • Rotolabel
  • SARS
  • GE Oil and Gas
  • McCain
  • Earthworks Engineering
  • Neotel
  • MSA Africa
  • Spear System Packing Africa
  • Mondipak Namibia (PTY) Ltd
  • Palabora Mining
  • Debswana
  • Chevron
  • Anglo American
  • BMW
  • Nedbank
  • Coca Cola
  • Transnet
  • And Many More
  • The main objectives for the Lean Black Belt are:

  • In-depth training to delegates on Lean Tools.
  • To introduce delegates to the concept of the Six Sigma (DMAIC)
  • In-depth training of process improvement techniques
  • To provide a forum for reviewing the implementation of Lean tools & techniques within their organization.
  • Course Duration
    10 non consecutive days

    Project Duration
    6 Months

    Lean Black Belt Principles and Overview
    7 Wastes (MUDA)
    Kaizen Pre-Event Planning
    Kaizen Blitz
    Brainstorming Techniques
    Cell Design & Factory Layout
    5S & SMED
    Poke Yoke
    Lean Office
    Introduction to Six Sigma (DMAIC methodology)
    Introduction to Change Management

    Problem Solving Process & Tools
    Cause & Effect Diagrams
    Plan, Do, Check, Act (PDCA)
    5 Why
    Pareto Analysis (80/20rule

    Total Productive Maintenance (TPM)
    Planned maintenance
    Education and Training
    Equipment improvement
    Early Management
    Autonomous Maintenance

    Standard Operations
    Standard Work Sequence
    Takt Time
    Line Balancing
    Standard Work-In-Process

    Material Replenishment Systems
    Direct Pull
    Signal Pull
    Two-bin Pull
    Kanban Pull
    Supermarket Pull

    Value Stream Mapping
    Current State Mapping
    Future State Mapping

    Process Mapping Tools
    SIPOC Diagrams
    Process Flow Charts
    Process Sequence Charts
    Brown Paper Exercise
    Waste Walking

    Measurable Customer Requirements

    Venue:  Sandton Lodge Rivonia - Johannesburg
    IASSC Accredited training provider: The International Association for Six Sigma Certification (IASSC) is a Professional Association dedicated to growing and enhancing the standards within the Lean Six Sigma Community.


    MICT SETA Accreditation: 2007/01/215
    Unit Standard: 243816 | Developing