Six Sigma Black Belt
The Certified Six Sigma Black Belt is a professional who can explain Six Sigma philosophies and principles, including supporting systems and tools. A Black Belt should demonstrate team leadership, understand team dynamics and assign team member roles and responsibilities. Black Belts have a thorough understanding of all aspects of the DMAIC model in accordance with Six Sigma principles. They have basic knowledge of Lean enterprise concepts, are able to identify non-value-added elements and activities and are able to use specific tools. Review the different Six Sigma belts, levels and roles.
- Is this the right certification for you?
Understand the minimum expectations, requirements, experience, and the exam specifics for a Six Sigma Black Belt. Note: Six Sigma Black Belt certification requires that you complete at least one Six Sigma project and submit a project affidavit. Review frequently asked questions regarding projects and the affidavit/verfication.
- Prepare for the exam.
Review the Body of Knowledge and references. Take advantage of the study guide and sample exams. See what training and books ASQ has to offer.
- Choose an exam date.
Find the best date and location that works for you. (Note the application deadlines for each exam date.)
- Apply for certification.
ASQ offers several ways to apply. Have your resume and credit card ready.
ASQ requires that you re-certify as a Six Sigma Black Belt every three years?either by documenting RU credits or by testing.