Black Belt Course Description - University of Houston
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Black Belt Course Description

Black Belts lead Lean Six Sigma project teams, mentor Green Belts, and liaise with Master Black Belts and Champions to achieve significant performance improvement and economic impact. As a Black Belt candidate, you will be trained to identify opportunities for improvement within your organization, use Lean Six Sigma methodology, and apply the correct tools and techniques to a Lean Six Sigma project. After the training, you will have the skill set needed to lead Lean Six Sigma projects throughout your organization to achieve significant financial and customer service improvement.

To learn more about the topics covered and the skills developed in this course, please view the course outline and competencies. Please be sure to review the course registration deadlines carefully.

Prerequisite: Certified in Lean Six Sigma Green Belt Training (through UH or another reputable provider)

Course Offerings

  • Online, self-paced format* - Up to 80 hr. of online instruction provided through a learning management system that you will have access to for 12 weeks
  • This course can also be offered in a face-to-face format, upon request - 80 hr. of face-to-face instruction over 5 weeks (8 hr./day for 1 week, 3 week break, and then another 8 hr./day for 1 week)This course can be hosted on-site at your location for a group of approximately 10-20 participants. Please contact us to obtain a quote.

For upcoming courses, please see our course schedule.

For more information, please contact us.

* Please note that online, self-paced courses do not include assistance from an instructor to guide the work you may do on a Lean Six Sigma project in conjunction with the course.