The International Quality Federation (IQF) an independent body, functioning to promote quality improvement, globally certifies Six Sigma professionals. The Blue Ocean Academy, has collaborated with the IQF to offer Six Sigma certification training to those professionals who need them Two courses in Six Sigma are offered by it. These include the Six Sigma Green Belt Training (SSGB) and the Six Sigma Black Belt (SSBB). The Black Belts are the leaders under whose supervision the Green Belts work in teams.
Six Sigma is a disciplined, data-driven and quality approach towards manufacturing near-perfect products. It helps in the removal of defects in all processes involved in manufacturing to transaction, and from product to service. Professionals who are certified in the Six Sigma approach are referred to as Six Sigma Belts.