Certificate of training shows the individual successfully completed a training course. Certification demonstrates a retained level of knowledge, skill and ability.
Certification tests must be taken in a neutral location. This can be a an office, library, school and so on. Test CANNOT be taken at home.
AALSSC certification exam are more focused on Lean. The current exam is estimated to be 75% Lean and 25% Six Sigma.
Yes, certification tests are open book/open notes.
After three years you have to submit a re-certification journal documenting criteria for re-certification has been met. See the re-certification tab.
On the get certified tab there are study guides for both Green Belt and Black Belt. Download and review to ensure you are prepared prior to paying for test.
You have three options to prepare for Lean Six Sigma certification:
1) Experience and training from an employer
2) Attended in-class or online courses. For online Green Belt course go to udemy.com and search for "Lean Six Sigma Green Belt - AALSSC"
3) Learned and applied Lean Six Sigma concepts from self study
AALSSC tests you on only the knowledge areas that have the greatest impact for achieving results. This focus ensures an AALSSC certifications are relevant and attainable.