Event: Lean Six Sigma Black Belt Course

Lean Six Sigma Black Belt website

The Lean Six Sigma Black Belt focuses on mastery of Lean Six Sigma theory, strategies, and advanced tools and techniques through in-depth application and analysis. This course will enhance professional expertise needed to implement and lead complex projects and provide the skills necessary to teach and mentor others. The focus of the Black Belt course is on in-depth coverage of topics including, but not limited to: value stream mapping, advanced statistical theory, A3 management, advanced design for six sigma (DFSS), project management for large projects, coaching and mentoring teams for process improvement, organizational change management, advanced hypothesis testing, history and theory of quality, advanced lean theory and tools, implementation of LSS in an organization, and use of advanced Minitab features.

A certificate of completion will be awarded upon successful completion of all program requirements, including full participation in six in-person class sessions (44 hours) and 32 hours of online assignments, quizzes and a project.

In-person meeting dates:
  • February 16-17, 2023
  • March 2-3, 2023
  • March 16-17, 2023

Prerequisites include prior participation in the Lean Six Sigma Green Belt course, a laptop with the Minitab Statistical Software and familiarity with basic use and applications.

For course questions, please contact Dan Minick at dminick@ksu.edu.

Each course is limited to 15 participants. Register early to reserve your seat. Registration is open until the course is full.

 Event Details:

Schedule: In-person meeting dates:
February 16-17, 2023
March 2-3, 2023
March 16-17, 2023
Registration Fee : $2500.00

Refund/Cancellation Policy:

If you must cancel your registration, please do so by 02/02/23 to receive a refund less a $75.00 cancellation fee. To cancel your registration, please send a written request to registration@k-state.edu with the program name in the subject line. Registered participants who do not cancel their registration by the refund deadline are responsible for registration fees even if they do not participate.

Kansas State University may cancel or postpone this program because of insufficient enrollment or other unforeseen circumstances. If the program is canceled, registration fees will be refunded. Fees will not be refunded if the program is held but the registrant is unable to participate and has not requested a refund by the cancellation deadline.