Six Sigma green, black belt training offered

Solutions in Education and Training, Inc., LaPorte Co. Career & Tech Ed-A.K. Smith Area Career Center partner to bring Purdue University MEP Six Sigma Green & Black Belt Training to Michigan City

Purdue University MEP’s Six Sigma Green Belt and Black Belt Training Certificate Program can help you increase your skills and prepare you to be a part of the next generation Indiana workforce. Purdue’s Six Sigma Green Belt or Black Belt training and certification programs offer cost-effective methods to train and certify in Six Sigma techniques.

Course description: Six Sigma combines a detailed roadmap (DMAIC: Define, Measure, Analyze, Improve and Control) with powerful statistical tools to attack and resolve the most critical business issues. Successful Six Sigma projects produce measurable results and improve process optimization. These new skills will help you lead your current or future company on their continuous improvement journey.

A Green Belt Training Certificate is granted to those participants that attend all six days of training and pass the Green Belt exam. Green Belt Certification is granted to attendees who have received the Green Belt Training Certificate.

A Black Belt Training Certificate is granted to those participants that attend all 12 days of training, and pass both the Green Belt exam and the Black Belt exam (the Green Belt exam is administered on day 6 and participants must pass the exam to continue on to the Black Belt training. Participants who do not pass the Green Belt exam may repeat the training and exam at no cost at a later date).

NOTE: Black Belt prerequisites: Access to a computer. Resources will be made available during class time for attendees to use Mini-Tab Statistical Software package. Additional personal use licenses, good for 30 days, will be available to all attendees.

Green Belt

  • Training days: six days (March 7, 14 & 21; and April 11, 18 & 25)
  • Cost: $2,000/person (includes all materials)
  • Time: 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. (CST)

Black Belt

  • Training days: 12 days (March 7, 14 & 21; April 11, 18 & 25; May 2, 9, 16, 23 & 30; and June 6)
  • Cost: $3,000/person (includes all materials)
  • Time: 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. (CST)

Location: LaPorte County Career & Technical ED-A.K. Smith Career Center, 817 Lafayette St., Michigan City, IN 46360

To register: Contact Suzanne Wheeler, Director of Statewide Implementation & Programming for Solutions in Education and Training, Inc.

  • swheeler@sineoline.com
  • (574) 250-0528

Training appropriate for: The Green Belt and Black Belt training is for individuals and employees at all levels of any size service or manufacturing organization. This course is designed for individuals and management teams from diverse organization functions, including: operations, quality, logistics, finance, engineering, research and development and human resources.