Lean Six Sigma Training Calendar

Novel Idea Operational Excellence Training Calendar 2021

Welcome to the Novel Idea calendar for Business Improvement, Innovation and Execution through a variety of world class best practice methodologies like Lean and Six Sigma. The following table contains the current listing of all upcoming Novel Idea programmes and special events in Six Sigma DMAIC (for Process Improvement and Problem Solving), Six Sigma DFSS (for New Product, Technology or Service Development), Lean Sigma, Strategy Management, Performance and Change Management scheduled for 2021.

If you do not find the programme that you are looking for on the list below, then the programme course is likely one that is offered at client locations. If this is the case, please call Novel Idea on 083-554-2066 to determine pricing and availability for the programmes.

GREEN BELT PROGRAM: WAVE 1
Date(s)Course LocationType of Course / QualificationDurationReg. Code
Week 1: 25 – 28 January 2021Langverwacht Farm and Conference Centre, Vaalbank, Kungwini districtNational Certificate or selection of skills programs. (Funded under MCEP)8 daysGB TL 01
Week 2: 22 – 25 February 2021Langverwacht Farm and Conference Centre, Vaalbank, Kungwini districtNational Certificate or selection of skills programs. (Funded under MCEP)8 daysGB TL 01
GREEN BELT PROGRAM: WAVE 2
Date(s)Course LocationType of Course / QualificationDurationReg. Code
Week 1: 21 – 24 June 2021Langverwacht Farm and Conference Centre, Vaalbank, Kungwini districtNational Certificate or selection of skills programs. (Funded under MCEP)8 daysGB TL 01
Week 2: 19 – 22 July 2021Langverwacht Farm and Conference Centre, Vaalbank, Kungwini districtNational Certificate or selection of skills programs. (Funded under MCEP)8 daysGB TL 01
YELLOW BELT PROGRAM: WAVE 1
Date(s)Course LocationType of Course / QualificationDurationReg. Code
8 – 12 March 2021Langverwacht Farm and Conference Centre, Vaalbank, Kungwini districtNational Certificate or selection of skills programs. (Funded under MCEP)5 daysTBA
11 – 15 October 2021Langverwacht Farm and Conference Centre, Vaalbank, Kungwini districtNational Certificate or selection of skills programs. (Funded under MCEP)5 daysTBA
BLACK BELT PROGRAM: WAVE 1
Date(s)Course LocationType of Course / QualificationDurationReg. Code
Week 1: 25 – 29 January 2021Langverwacht Farm and Conference Centre, Vaalbank, Kungwini districtNational Certificate or selection of skills programs. (Funded under MCEP)20 daysBB 01
Week 2: 22 – 26 February 2021Langverwacht Farm and Conference Centre, Vaalbank, Kungwini districtNational Certificate or selection of skills programs. (Funded under MCEP)20 daysBB 01
Week 3: 19 – 23 April 2021Langverwacht Farm and Conference Centre, Vaalbank, Kungwini districtNational Certificate or selection of skills programs. (Funded under MCEP)20 daysBB 01
Week 4: 10 – 14 May 2021Langverwacht Farm and Conference Centre, Vaalbank, Kungwini districtNational Certificate or selection of skills programs. (Funded under MCEP)20 daysBB 01
BLACK BELT PROGRAM: WAVE 2
Date(s)Course LocationType of Course / QualificationDurationReg. Code
Week 1: 21 – 25 June 2021Langverwacht Farm and Conference Centre, Vaalbank, Kungwini districtNational Certificate or selection of skills programs. (Funded under MCEP)20 daysBB 01
Week 2: 19 – 23 July 2021Langverwacht Farm and Conference Centre, Vaalbank, Kungwini districtNational Certificate or selection of skills programs. (Funded under MCEP)20 daysBB 01
Week 3: 23 – 27 August 2021Langverwacht Farm and Conference Centre, Vaalbank, Kungwini districtNational Certificate or selection of skills programs. (Funded under MCEP)20 daysBB 01
Week 4: 13 – 17 September 2021Langverwacht Farm and Conference Centre, Vaalbank, Kungwini districtNational Certificate or selection of skills programs. (Funded under MCEP)20 daysBB 01
MASTER BLACK BELT PROGRAM: WAVE 1
Date(s)Course LocationType of Course / QualificationDurationReg. Code
8 – 12 February 2021Langverwacht Farm and Conference Centre, Vaalbank, Kungwini districtShort Course5 daysMBB 01
25 – 29 October 2021Langverwacht Farm and Conference Centre, Vaalbank, Kungwini districtShort Course5 daysMBB 01
Candidate should be selected by the organisation for the role:
· Should have a certified Black Belt, (if first MBB in deployment this does not apply)
· Should provide sufficient evidence to demonstrate specific competency
· Should provide sufficient evidence of role elected to play in organisation

Novel Idea Short Courses 2021

Know yourself and know yourself in a team environment
Date(s)Course LocationType of Course / QualificationDurationReg. Code
2 – 3 March 2021Langverwacht Farm and Conference Centre, Vaalbank, Kungwini districtShort Course2 daysTBA
Statistical thinking for process problems: Level 1
Date(s)Course LocationType of Course / QualificationDurationReg. Code
15 – 17 March 2021Langverwacht Farm and Conference Centre, Vaalbank, Kungwini districtShort Course3 daysTBA
Statistical thinking for process problems: Level 2
Date(s)Course LocationType of Course / QualificationDurationReg. Code
8 – 10 June 2021Langverwacht Farm and Conference Centre, Vaalbank, Kungwini districtShort Course3 daysTBA
Statistical thinking for process problems: Level 3
Date(s)Course LocationType of Course / QualificationDurationReg. Code
12 – 14 July 2021Langverwacht Farm and Conference Centre, Vaalbank, Kungwini districtShort Course3 daysTBA
Statistical thinking for process problems: Level 4
Date(s)Course LocationType of Course / QualificationDurationReg. Code
5 – 7 October 2021Langverwacht Farm and Conference Centre, Vaalbank, Kungwini districtShort Course3 daysTBA
Novel Idea Symposium
Date(s)Course LocationType of Course / QualificationDurationReg. Code
9 – 10 November 2021Langverwacht Farm and Conference Centre, Vaalbank, Kungwini districtShort Course2 daysTBA
Know yourself and know yourself in a team environment
Date(s)Course LocationType of Course / QualificationDurationReg. Code
15 – 16 November 2021Langverwacht Farm and Conference Centre, Vaalbank, Kungwini districtShort Course2 daysTBA

The Langverwacht Training Facility