Six Sigma Black Belt

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Price: $1,299.00

The Six Sigma Black Belt Professional program is designed for high-performance employees and leaders of business improvement projects.  Whether in healthcare, finance, government, manufacturing or any other industry, Six Sigma Black Belt training is ideal for current professionals looking toward advancement in their current position as well as individuals looking to gain employment with any firm that utilizes these concepts and techniques. Experienced professionals who are able to master these techniques and gain certification in Six Sigma Black Belt are in significant demand by employers looking to ensure the most efficient use of their resources. For this reason, it is imperative for professionals at all level of management to look toward understanding of and certification in these processes in order to ensure they’re best poised for employment and advancement in their current career.  Professionals equipped with these skills ensure their expertise is always in demand and applicable to business practices at all levels across all industries.

Building upon participants' existing knowledge and practice, the Six Sigma Black Belt course will help participants to master advanced statistical analysis tools, identify opportunities with solutions that can be implemented immediately and to deliver measurable results right away in order to increase an organization's return on investment. Participants who complete this course will be able to lead Six Sigma projects meant to enhance the capability of both internal and external processes in order to better meet customer expectations. Six Sigma Black Belts often serve as internal consultants for their current companies and can serve as mentors for Six Sigma Green Belts. With the comprehensive understanding of process analysis and improvement individuals gain from Six Sigma Black Belt certification, professionals with these skills with makes a significant impact on any organization and be well-positioned for advancement in their chosen fields.

The Six Sigma Black Belt course presents an overview of the key concepts for the Six Sigma Black Belt Certification exam. Students will explore processes and team management, operational metrics, and key tools and techniques to achieve process excellence. This course is designed to prepare students to sit for the Six Sigma Black Belt Certification exam offered by the American Association for Quality.

Program Objectives 
Upon completion of the course, the student will be able to:

  • Apply the Lean Six Sigma (LSS) model to create breakthrough in profitability and growth in a business situation
  • Manage projects by defining metrics and following the DMAIC (define, measure, analyze, improve, and control) methodology
  • Design effective teams to execute projects using the tools and techniques of Lean Six Sigma
  • Employ the sequence of the Define-Measure-Analyze-Improve-Control (DMAIC) problem solving methodology
  • Implement a sustainable process breakthrough using the Define-Measure-Analyze-Improve-Control (DMAIC) methodology
  • Differentiate Define-Measure-Analyze-Improve-Control (DMAIC) and Design for Six Sigma (DFSS) frameworks with respect to customer needs
  • Analyze a business process using different types of tools and techniques relevant to the Lean Six Sigma methodology
  • Determine how to enroll the executive management in the journey of change associated with the Lean Six Sigma (DMAIC or DFSS) initiative
  • Determine how to sustain process breakthrough improvements in the control phase of the Lean Six Sigma initiative during the process owner handover
  • Use Microsoft Office

Optional Volunteer Externship Opportunity

Students who complete this program are eligible to participate in an optional volunteer externship opportunity with a local company/agency/organization whose work aligns with this area of study in order to gain valuable hands-on experience.  As students progress through their eLearning program, an Externship Coordinator will reach out to coordinate placement.

Note:
Additional documentation including health records, immunizations, drug-screening, criminal background checks, etc. may be required by the externship facility.