LSS Training and Certification

Master Black Belt Classroom Training

           Lean Six Sigma Canada SSI MBB Ceremony

Lean Six Sigma Master Black Belt Ceremony - June 30, 2017 

Forest Breyfogle, award-winning author of "Implementing Six Sigma" is the instructor for the MBB class

Forrest Breyfogle was honored for his cutting-edge approach to traditional Six Sigma methodologies in his book, Implementing Six Sigma, 2nd edition (ISS2) at the 2005 American Society for Quality (ASQ) World Conference. ISS2 referred by many as the "how to" book recommended by ASQ, and is now receiving the coveted Phillip B. Crosby Medal. This honor is presented to the individual who has authored a distinguished book contributing significantly to the extension of the philosophy and application of the principles, methods, or techniques of quality management. Forrest has authored or co-authored eleven books, published over 150+ technical articles for a wide range of publications, and has been interviewed by television, radio, and publication editors about managing the dynamics of organizations and the application of all forms of enterprise improvement methodologies.

Join a Master Black Belt training course that teaches you how to manage an improvement program that is tied to organizational success, not just projects and hard savings. The intensive robust curriculum is based upon wise application of next generation Six Sigma and Lean concepts via the Integrated Enterprise Excellence system. If you see an alignment with what you are looking to accomplish, give us a call or send us an e-mail to further discuss the details (Contact Us).

Is the Smarter Solutions’ Master Black Belt training right for you?

The Smarter Solutions’ Lean Six Sigma Master Black Belt is not a course for everyone. If your goal is merely to obtain your yearly training quota, this course may not be for you. Smarter Solution’s Master Black Belt training curriculum has been developed, and taught for over 10 years, for the Lean Six Sigma professionals who are preparing for a career beyond being an improvement project leader.

     This course will prepare you to:

-Lead an existing business improvement program

-Develop a new business improvement program

-Facilitate targeted Strategic Planning discussions

-Develop beneficial business performance scorecards

-Coach and mentor Lean Six Sigma professionals

-Provide Lean Six Sigma training

-Improve your team leadership skills

-Successfully advocate for change within your organization

-Provide you with advanced DMAIC project tools and skill

What’s different about the Smarter Solutions’ Master Black Belt training?

The Smarter Solutions’ Master Black Belt course is taught around the Integrated Enterprise Excellence system, which combines the Lean and Six Sigma skills with a methodology that allows their application outside of just running improvement projects. This course provides these benefits in the following manner:

-The lead instructors for the course have over 20 years of Lean and Six Sigma experience

-The course materials are aligned to a single comprehensive set of books, provided to each student. Materials include the course notes, homework, project execution guide, project roadmap, and many other resources.

-Each training week involves lecture, in-class individual activities, in-class team activities, and homework.

-Developing a partnership between the individual students and a Smarter Solutions Master Black Belt to support and coach them through their training, post-training work, and certification.

What types of students attend this course?

This training and certification is designed for the Lean Six Sigma professionals who are preparing for a career beyond being an improvement project leader. 
Since this is not the typical industry Lean Six Sigma Master Black Belt training and certification, a strong technical and analytical background is important.

What is included in the price of the course?

-Coaching (during, between training weeks, and after the course) - Value of $800

-Master Black Belt Certification (project required) - Value of $500

-Reference Text/Materials - Value of $525

-Certificate of Completion - Documentation of the number of hours completed that can be submitted for Continuing Education Units.

MBB Public Training in Toronto: May - Jun, 2018 - NEW


MBB Week 1: May 28 - Jun 1, 2018
MBB Week 2: Jun 25 - Jun 29, 2018
Yorkville Conference Center
150 Bloor Street West
Toronto, ON M5S 2X9
Lunch: - provided

Price$8,995 $7,500 USD per MBB student

-Discounted rates: 10% off per MBB student for those paid and registered 30 days in advance
-Discounted rates: 15% off per MBB student for groups of 3 or more from the same company

Please contact us for the discounted invoice.

Click here to register for MBB Public Training

To maximize the effectiveness of our training sessions, Lean Six Sigma Canada and Smarter Solutions (LSSC/SSI) limits the number of attendees per class (min 12 – max 15). Substitution can be done — please advise three weeks in advance. Registrants who have been confirmed for specific training sessions may reschedule or cancel reservations without penalty up to 15 business days before the scheduled class start date either by calling Lean Six Sigma Canada or by email to: customerservice@leansixsigmacanada.

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Announcement from Lean Six Sigma Canada


Quality Digest interviewed Forrest Breyfogle at the QualityExpo conference where he was one of the top speakers. During the video was discussed what Quality professionals and others could do to take their profession to the next level. Forrest’s interview starts about five minutes within the interview. You can view this video through the link below: 

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LSSC reserves the right to reschedule or cancel any scheduled training class upon ten business days notice to confirmed registrants. Registrants may then enroll in the next available offering of the course, or cancel the registration. In the event of cancellation by LSSC, any payment made for the cancelled class will be refunded. The client understands and agrees that LSSC, in any way, be held responsible for any costs, including loss of airfare or other transportation costs, hotel expenses or other damages, which the client may suffer in the event that LSSC cancels or reschedules a class.

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