Master Black Belt

Master Black Belts enhance their current skills by learning advanced analytical methods to better lead their organization’s Lean Six Sigma deployments created this two-week Master Black Belt training and certification program to provide an advanced and focused approach to Six Sigma projects and statistical methods. The program goes beyond traditional Black Belt skills and incorporates new tools. The training program is also your gateway to career growth, both experience and financial-wise.

The prerequisites for this program are as follows:

  • Have a current Black Belt project certification. Please provide proof of certification.
  • Have led or mentored 10 projects, but not all projects need to be DMAIC projects. We will need to see one project in detail. We need to see a list of the other nine projects with problem statements, tools used, impact to metric, and business impact.
  • Have delivered some process improvement, data analysis, leadership, or change management training for at least 40 hours (evidence required).
  • Have taken a leadership or another type of soft skills training for one week (evidence required).

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Learn more about our Master Black Belt coursework in our short video!

Our Master Black Belt classroom and virtual instructor-led courses cover the following topics:

Week 1 Course Topics

  • MBB Skills
  • Present Six Sigma Approach
  • Basics Review
  • Minitab Basic Graphs
  • Project Examples
  • Variation Analysis
  • Central Limit Theorem
  • Components of Variation
  • Project Definition Exercise
  • Advance Control Charts
  • Project
  • Business Process Control Charting
  • Variance Estimates & Control Charts
  • Variance Component Control Charting
  • Advance MSA
  • Nested and Destructive MSA
  • Project Definition Presentations
  • Distributional Analysis
  • Capability and Transformation
  • Additional Material: Changing the Culture

Week 2 Course Topics

  • Regression Review
  • Logistic Regression
  • Nonparametrics
  • Full Factorial Review
  • Fractional Fact Review
  • Enhanced Factorials
  • General Factorial Designs
  • Optimization Designs
  • Multiple Response Optimization
  • MBB Secrets and Workshop Closure

The two-week Master Black Belt Training curriculum was developed to enhance the statistical expertise of certified Black Belts keeping in mind the tools used on a majority of Six Sigma projects. At the beginning of each topic is a detailed review of the must-know concepts from Black Belt-level material.

After attending this course, attendees will be able to:

  • One result of building the Master Black Belt curriculum from the Black Belt material is to create a deeper understanding of the DMAIC roadmap.
  • An increased knowledge base of statistical methods will assist future Master Black Belts to become better leaders of four-week Black Belt programs.
  • Handle those difficult questions in a straightforward manner and not have to “Let’s put that question in the parking lot”.

The goal is to cultivate a greater appreciation and understanding of the DMAIC road map.

Master Black Belt certification will be provided at the completion of the course after prerequisites have been approved and the candidate has attended all course dates. proudly offers CEUs, PDUs, and PDCs for our training programs. We are accredited by IACET to offer CEUs, PMI® to offer PDUs, and SHRM to offer PDCs for our Master Black Belt for the successful completion of all training requirements. (PMI and the PMI Registered Education Provider logo are registered marks of the Project Management Institute, Inc.).

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Over the past 20 years, more than 600 people associated with 300+ organizations have attended our Master Black Belt (MBB) program.

Our Master Black Belt training and certification program has been used by belts from major corporations, such as Lear Corporation, Johnson & Johnson Company, Wells Fargo, and Rockwell Automation just to name a few. Our lead Master Black Belt instructor has over 20 years of experience working with 3M and a variety of major companies.

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Master Black Belt Classroom Training

The Master Black Belt Classroom training is 8 Day (64 hours) over 2 months, delivered by one of our Master Black Belt instructors, and is available at several of our city locations. A Black Belt certification and other requirements are a prerequisite for this program.

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Master Black Belt Virtual Instructor-Led Training

The Master Black Belt Live Virtual Instructor-Led training is 8 Day (56 hours) over 2 months, delivered by one of our Master Black Belt instructors via Zoom. A Black Belt certification and other requirements are a prerequisite for this program.


Current Classroom Training Schedule

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Duration Dates Location Cost Register
Week 1 - 4 Days
Week 2 - 4 Days
Oct-21-2024 & Nov-18-2024 Austin, TX
$4975 Register


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  • the depth of the contents help me to have better understanding on the application of Minitab tools and techniques.

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