There are lots of people out in the world of Lean Six Sigma improvement who have been trained and certified up to Green Belt level. Individuals may not then look further than this towards a Lean Six Sigma Black Belt as they are unsure or unclear about how this additional training can benefit themselves and their organisation.
The Lean Six Sigma Black Belt Upgrade certification takes the core skills learnt at Green Belt level and builds even greater change capability in the form of both technical and leadership skills required to deliver successful change.
Improvement is a skill that can be learned like any other. Once you’ve been trained in some of the more technical aspects of Lean Six Sigma, it’s vital that you begin putting your newly learned skills into practice. New skills that are left unpractised are quickly forgotten – and any benefits or value you’d have from the course are gone.
Here are our top 5 benefits for upgrading a Green Belt through a Lean Six Sigma Black Belt Upgrade course:
There are many more benefits to undertaking a Black Belt Upgrade course such as:
- Focus on service improvement, so not armed with tools and techniques that are not relevant
- Opportunity to link in with other Black Belts and see the problems they are solving to enable even greater learning opportunities
- improve your stakeholder management and communication skills
- and many more…
If you’re looking to improve the capability of your improvement function or your own capability – invest in a Lean Six Sigma Black Belt Upgrade Course. At the very least, they will deliver projects during our training that is greater than the cost of the training – guaranteeing your return on investment – even if they never go on to use the skills further.
Focusing on developing your employees and improving your organisation can never be anything other than a great thing for your organisation.