The Six Sigma Green Belt certification requires completion of a 5-day in-person course and a passing score on the Green Belt exam. The Green Belt curriculum is accredited by the Council for Six Sigma Certification.
The course is fast paced, with material presented using lecture and reinforced using individual and group exercises based on a case study. Simulations and games are also incorporated into the curriculum to help students master the material. An course spreadsheet containing document templates, statistical calculators and reference tables is also used. Students should have experience creating graphs and using formulas in Excel, as well as facility in solving algebraic equations. Students should bring a laptop computer loaded with Excel to class.