- 9:00 am – 4:00 pm (Monday – Friday)
- Location: UNLV Continuing Education Campus (new)
- Certification exam provided on final day of class
Detailed reporting instructions and pre-class work assignment will be emailed to students one week prior to class start
Lean Six Sigma Black Belt
Course Objective: To advance knowledge, skills and abilities of students to lead change initiatives at the executive or strategic level of organizations
Course Description: Project based curriculum that leverages the use of simulations, case studies and student interactions for the most effective learning experience. Students learn and practice the skills necessary to implement statistical process control (SPC), facilitate and use various strategic planning tools and methods, optimize machine up-time rates, alleviate organizational bottlenecks, calculate various financial metrics and ability to lead change initiatives in any organization.
There is a total of 30 classroom hours with additional 10-15 hours of reading, study and homework to be completed prior to course and during instructional week (see homework schedule). Students will be required to lead discussions and give presentations.
Classroom hours: 9:00am – 4:00pm daily
Course Strategy: Five consecutive days of in-class, hands on learning.
1) Knowledge, Skills and Abilities
Ability to communicate business value of Lean Six Sigma
Ability to improve enterprise value streams
Ability to facilitate executive or strategic planning events
Effectively utilize and teach fundamentals of Lean Six Sigma
Posses high degree of confidence to pass Lean Six Sigma Certification exam
2) Earned Credential
Lean Six Sigma Black Belt Certificate for course completion
Lean Six Sigma Black Belt Certification – if successful completion of exam
3) Provided Resources
Hard copy binder with all slides and lessons
Soft copy of all slides, handouts, templates, student presentations and videos
4) *Optional Certification Exam provided by American Association for Lean Six Sigma Certification (AALSSC) – Included with tuition
Students are offered to complete the AALSSC “Lean Six Sigma Black Belt” certification exam