Six Sigma Black Belt






This program can be taken from either a Mac or a PC. It is compatible IE 7 and later browsers.

To access this program and Study Guide, you need only a Web-enabled computer. Black Belts should also have a general statistical software package, such as Minitab, the Black Belt XL software provided with the course, or (at the least) a functional copy of MS Excel.

This program includes the following materials for a complete learning experience:

  • Six Sigma Demystified by Paul Keller
  • Six Sigma Handbook by Thomas Pyzdek and Paul Keller
  • Black Belt XL software (Student License)
  • IQF Study Guide
  • IQF Certification Exam

Note: The use of the Black Belt XL software provided with the course is optional, and not strictly required for successful completion. The Black Belt XL software is installed as an add-on to MS Excel (versions 2010 and later) running in MS Windows and is not compatible with Mac computers. Students may procure other software to analyze data provided within the Excel files to achieve similar results; Or, students may simply view the solutions provided in the MS Excel files opened in either a Windows or Mac-based version of MS Excel.