Six Sigma - Specialist Diploma

This Six Sigma Black Belt course, aims to develop participants' process improvement skills, and will provide education and practical application to a Black Belt level in Six Sigma. The course will enable participating companies gain competitive advantage through the application of Six Sigma principles to drive improvement with measurable results. A company-based project will form a key element of the programme, ensuring the integration of the various concepts in the participants' workplace. The Specialist Diploma in Six Sigma programme forms part of the MSc. in Strategic Quality Management Lean Sigma Systems. Those who have completed this programme may continue on with a second diploma and enterprise improvement project to qualify with an MSc Master Black Belt in Lean Sigma Systems.


1 Year, Part Time, Blended

Further enquiries

Tel: +353 (0) 61 213360

Course Director
Dr Seán Moore
Tel: +353 (0) 61 202861

Subjects taught

Programme Content

Semester 1
• Problem Solving Tools & Techniques Quality Science Statistics

Semester 2
• Advanced Quality Science Statistics
• Six Sigma Project

Application date

Application Deadlines

Taught Programmes
Applications are accepted on an ongoing basies but specific programmes have individual closing dates which can be found on our on-line prospectus

Research Programmes
Applications are accepted on an ongoing basis for research programmes. The applications for Research programmes are review each month by the Postgraduate Research Committee.

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