Black Belt Six Sigma Class

Black Belt Six Sigma Courses in South Africa


Six Sigma Training (Black Belt) in Sandton, Johannesburg for DMAIC

If you are thinking of implementing Six Sigma, then this is the ideal course for you. Six Sigma South Africa is based in Cape Town and schedules black belt courses a few times each year in Johannesburg. We run on-site black belt six sigma courses for groups anywhere in the country. We present both DMAIC Black Belt as well as LEAN Black Belt courses. We also offer online black belt courses. 2018 Registrations are now being processed for Six Sigma courses in Cape Town or Johannesburg



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 - 2 versions XL or Minitab - 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







GE Oil and Gas


Earthworks Engineering


MSA Africa

Spear System Packing Africa

Mondipak Namibia (PTY) Ltd

Palabora Mining



Anglo American



Coca Cola


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 (full time). On each Friday, you write an exam that you need to pass before you can complete the project., 80 hours training, 4 hours for exam, 60 hours for their project work and home study (10 hours per month for 6 months)

Project durations

Maximum of 6 Months

Total Cost

R35 995 per person




Pre-reading, Project and Portfolio of evidences to complete. Consultation with each delegate for 3-6 hours after the course (via phone or email)


Green Belt training and a Strong Statistical Background


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. IASSC Accreditation does not constitute its' approval or recognition of our own lean six sigma certification program. The only method to earn an IASSC certification is to successfully sit for and pass an official IASSC certification exam. We only upon request administer or provide access to IASSC Certification exams at an additional cost (available on request - subject to fluctuation and currency).


Course Outline

Lean Black Belt Principles and Overview
7 Wastes (MUDA)
Kaizen Pre-Event Planning
Kaizen Blitz
Brainstorming Techniques
Cell Design & Factory Layout
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

Download Course Outline here

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 Six Sigma Community.

MICT SETA Accreditation: 2007/01/215
Unit Standard: 243816 | Developing a project quality management plan for a simple to moderately complex project | Level 5