Course detail: Lean Six Sigma Black Belt Certification (Self-Paced/Online)

You can enroll and start at any time. Upon accessing the course in Canvas, you have up to two months to complete the course.


This online program prepares those who already have a Lean Six Sigma Green Belt to coordinate and lead large projects by utilizing Lean Six Sigma philosophies and principles, demonstrating team leadership, understanding team dynamics and assigning team member roles and responsibilities. Lean Six Sigma Black Belts communicate to management, provide leadership to projects, and train others working on projects. Those who pass the exam will receive Black Belt certification from the University of Kansas.

Learning Objectives

  • Lead efforts to execute the Lean Six Sigma methodology throughout an organization (business level, operations level, and process level)
  • Learn how to develop a successful Lean Six Sigma program
  • Apply advanced statistical methods and lean techniques to projects
  • Design a Lean Six Sigma training program for your organization.

Who should attend?

This program is designed for those who want to lead projects and teams and enhance their career opportunities by expanding the knowledge they have gained from their Lean Six Sigma Green Belt training.

Attendees must have a Lean Six Sigma Green Belt in order to register and attend. It is highly recommended that attendees have a Green Belt from the University of Kansas or from a program that covered the ASQ Green Belt Body of Knowledge.

Learning Online

The course is entirely asynchronous (recorded, self-paced). There are five sessions in the course. Each session can be completed when convenient for the attendees and includes readings, activities, and videos, totaling 2 1/2 to 3 hours per session.

KU Employees: Contact Professional Programs ( to enroll at special KU employee rate.

Program Accessibility
Individuals with disabilities are encouraged to participate in University of Kansas sponsored educational offerings. If you require a reasonable accommodation in order to participate in one of our online courses, please email or call 785-864-6779 at least four weeks before the course begins.

 Session Information: PT25531O

Schedule: On the 1st day of every 12 months, starting on 07/01/24 and ending on 07/01/24
Times: 12:00am-12:00am CDT
Registration : $1500.00


You can enroll and start at any time. You can take up to two months to complete the course at your own pace.
No refunds will be granted for this class once the student has accessed the course in the Canvas learning management system. A full refund of registration fees, less a $30 administrative fee, will be approved if requested in writing at prior to accessing the course. Requests must be made within 60 days of payment.


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