General Information about Six Sigma

Registration

Registration is available online, by mail or by phone.

Organizations registering three or more persons for the same course listed on this form will receive a 10% discount. Please specify attendance preferences on the registration form. Participants who register less than five working days prior to the session starting date should do so by phone to ensure confirmation of their registrations. Treasury regulations may permit an income tax deduction for educational expenses (registration fees, travel, meals and lodging) undertaken to maintain or improve professional skills.

Schedule Overview

This is a blended program with most classwork performed online.  Participants will only meet in a classroom for 5 consecutive days. Please check the schedule for exact days. Classes start at 8:00 a.m. and go through 5:00 p.m..  Lunch is provided.

Cancellations and Refunds

If you must cancel, a full refund may be granted up to two weeks prior to program date. After that date, an administrative fee equal to 25% of the registration fee will be charged against your refund. Refunds cannot be made after the program has begun, but a substitute participant may be designated. The University of Alabama reserves the right to cancel, postpone or combine class sections; to limit registration; or to change instructors.

Location and Lodging

Six Sigma classroom classes are held in the Bryant Conference Center, a premier learning facility located on The University of Alabama campus in Tuscaloosa, Alabama, at 240 Paul Bryant Drive.

Rooms may be reserved at the Hotel Capstone by calling 205-752-3200 or 800-477-2262 (toll free). Please identify yourself as a program participant when making reservations. 

Parking

From I-20/59, take the McFarland Boulevard/US 82 exit and proceed north to the University Boulevard interchange. Exit and turn right. Stay on University Boulevard down the hill and turn left on Second Avenue. Open parking will be on your left, the Bryant Conference Center complex on your right.

In addition to the parking lot on Second Avenue, you may also park in the Coleman Coliseum Parking Lot and the Bryant Drive Parking Lot. You will be able to ride a Green Route bus from either of these lots to Second Avenue at the Bryant Conference Center.

Transportation

The Birmingham-Shuttlesworth International Airport is located approximately 60 miles (100 kilometers) from Tuscaloosa.

The Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta (Georgia) International Airport is approximately 200 miles (320 kilometers) east of Tuscaloosa, Alabama. If conference participants choose to fly into the Atlanta Airport in Atlanta, Georgia, the driving time to Tuscaloosa is approximately three hours.

Additional Information

For more information, call Pamela Harvey at 205-348-6605 or email pharvey@ccs.ua.edu.