10.50 CEUs REGISTRATION FEE: Member: $2,995 | Non-member: $4,475
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Students can earn up to six semester hours in graduate credit at the discretion of each student’s college or university.
This course teaches you the advanced problem-solving skills you'll need in order to measure a process, analyze the results, develop process improvements and quantify the resulting savings. Project assignments between sessions require you to apply what you’ve learned. This online course is the equivalent of fifteen days of classroom training.
This course is part of the Six Sigma Certificate Program. Learn more about IIE certificate programs and how you can save by paying in advance for all of the courses included in a program.
To earn the Black Belt participants must pass the IIE Black Belt Exam (included in course fee) and successfully complete the Black Belt project.
Learn the advanced problem-solving skills you need to implement the principles, practices and techniques of Six Sigma to maximize performance and cost reductions in your organization. During this three-week equivalent practitioner course, you will learn how to measure a process, analyze the results, develop process improvements and quantify the resulting savings. You will be required to complete a project demonstrating mastery of appropriate analytical methods and pass an examination to earn IIE’s Six Sigma Black Belt Certificate.This practitioner course for Six Sigma implementation provides extensive coverage of the Six Sigma process as well as intensive exposure to the key analytical tools associated with Six Sigma, including project management, team skills, cost analysis, FMEA, basic statistics, inferential statistics, sampling, goodness of fit testing, regression and correlation analysis, reliability, design of experiments, statistical process control, measurement systems analysis and simulation. Computer applications are emphasized.
IIE’s Six Sigma Black Belt course has been evaluated and recommended for graduate semester credits by the American Council on Education (ACE). Students can earn up to six semester hours in graduate credit at the discretion of each student’s college or university. ACE recommends that the IIE course is equivalent to three semester hours in statistics for quality assurance and three hours in statistical process or design of experiments.
The On-Demand course is divided into sixteen units. Each unit includes 30 or more minutes of recorded material (audio and video).
To support all of our Six Sigma Black Belt courses we have established a secure web site with useful supplemental information for the class. To see what materials are included, click here.
After completing the course materials you will have the option to take the online Six Sigma black belt Exam. The exam is included in the course fee. To pass the exam participants must achiever a score of 70% (80% for transfer credit) or higher. To learn more about this format click here.
In order to achieve the IIE Six Sigma Black Belt certificate participants mush complete a Six Sigma black belt project within one calendar year after the passing the Six Sigma black belt exam. For more information about this requirement click here.
Larry Aft, P.E., is IIE's continuing education director. Prior to joining IIE, he served for 31 years as a professor of industrial engineering technology at Southern Polytechnic State University. He has consulted for more than 165 organizations on productivity and quality-related activities. He has taught Six Sigma, work measurement, process analysis, statistical process control, problem-solving tools and data analysis courses, and he has helped countless organizations implement these methods. Aft has authored numerous articles and several books. His professional experience includes master black belt trainer, Six Sigma implementation, SPC implementation and expert witness and standards audits provider for labor disputes. He is a fellow of the Institute of Industrial Engineers and the American Society for Quality.
Richard Halstead-Nussloch, Ph.D., is on the faculty of Southern Polytechnic State University. He is an experienced professional with more than 25 years of managing user-centered product design. He has special expertise in consulting on usability and ergonomics with Fortune 500 companies, being a versatile team player and leader, and managing cost reduction and productivity improvements.
On Demand Viewing Tips
After you have registered for the course you will be e-mailed a receipt for your purchase. At the bottom of that receipt will be the link to the login page. Alternatively, you can reach the login page by clicking the "My Account" link at the top of the training website (www.iietrainingcenter.org). Login with your user name and password you setup during the registration process and you will see a list of the online courses you have purchased with their expiration dates. Click the "Select" link next to the course you wish to view. You will then be taken to a page with links to the Units. Simply click the "Launch" button next to the Unit you wish to view.
This course is available as a corporate training program and can be customized to meet your company’s needs. For more information, contact IIE Director of Continuing Education and Program Development Larry Aft, P.E., (770) 349-1130.
Class cancellation: IIE reserves the right to cancel a class up to 15 business days prior to the scheduled start date.