ASQ or The American Society for Quality

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If the ASQ certification is a stipulation, then you may have to pay the additional £2000.00 or so that this will cost you.

If however this is just a 'nice to have' and what you need is Lean Six Sigma Black Belt Certification, accredited by a Master Black Belt from a registered UK Lean Six Sigma training company, then we may just have the answer that you need.

Below is a simple comparison matrix, showing the numerous benefits that our certification offers over that of the American Society for Quality.

In addition to the ones shown below, there is the added benefit that we also provide all the materials and templates that you will need to roll this out in your organization or to train Green belts.

ASQ - Is it really necessary?


Lead teams in applying Lean concepts and the Six Sigma D-M-A-I-C methodology to attack waste

Prioritize improvement activities for greatest organizational impact

Define improvement projects to satisfy the customer

Measure inputs and outputs to provide meaningful data

Analyze data to identify the root cause of variability, including the use of designed experiments

Improve processes to reduce variability

Control the process to prevent backsliding and consolidate the gains

The Beyondlean Ltd. course content is greater and Certification is included in the price.

This is a truly cost effective alternative to ASQ Lean Six Sigma Certification