The Master Black Belt Training Program Certification can only be taken up once a person is a certified Six Sigma Black Belt with experience in doing and mentoring Lean Six Sigma Projects.
Master Black Belts are experts responsible for the strategic deployment of Six Sigma within an organization. They promote and support improvement activities in all business areas of their organization as well as at suppliers and customers.
Their main responsibilities include:
Providing mentoring and support to Black Belts, Green Belts and Six Sigma teams to use the improvement tools appropriate to a specific problem.
Helping to develop and deploy organizational metrics and dashboards.
Developing, maintaining and revising the Six Sigma curriculum, delivering classroom training, and serving as liaison with external agencies in the delivery of Six Sigma training.
Networking with other Master Black Belts.