Six Sigma - Certifications
Six Sigma certification is a confirmation of an individual's capabilities with respect to specific competencies. Six Sigma certification entails learning the appropriate subject matter, passing a written proficiency test, and displaying competency in a hands-on environment.
The materials can be purchased from any Six Sigma training and consulting company. After getting traing material you have to go through following steps:
Complete Six Sigma Training in-house or with any training company.
Complete one or more projects related to quality.
Display competency in applying the concepts learned in the classroom training.
Now you are ready to go for any of the following certifications:
Green Belt: If you have completed only one project then you can for this certification.
Sponser: Project Sponser should be equally competent as Green Belt so, if you have completed one quality project then you can go for this certification.
Black Belt: This requires more experience in implementing Six Sigma in any quality projects. So you should have two or more project experience to go for this certification.
Master Black Belt: This also requires you to complete two or more projects.
Yellow Belt: Even though this belt is not well known but this is for the team members who ar eunder Six Sigma training and will become mature after some time.