Lean Six Sigma Yellow Belt Certification Training

Gain a strong foundation in Lean and Six Sigma with Six Sigma Yellow Belt Certification

  • Learn how to implement, perform, interpret and apply Lean Six Sigma 
  • Address problems, smoothen processes and deliver value to end-users 
  • Accelerate your career by earning a valuable Lean Six Sigma Yellow Belt Certification
  • 350,000 + Professionals trained
  • 250 + Workshops every month
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Lean Six Sigma Yellow Belt Course Overview

Learn the foundations of the Lean Six Sigma process improvement methodology that bridges the gap between Lean and Six Sigma principles and practices. Identify and remove the causes of error in business processes, and build your own quality toolkit. Reduce wastage, speed up time-to-market, and eliminate the use of marginal methods in traditional settings.

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Six Sigma Yellow Belt Training Highlights

  • 8-Hours Live Instructor-Led Sessions

  • Earn 8 PDUs

  • Interactive Sessions with Activities 

  • Real-World Simulations, Case Studies and more 

  • Lifetime Access to Courseware

  • Expert trainers with quality management experience


Accredited by (Peoplecert)

Why get the Lean Six Sigma Yellow Belt Certification?

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Lean Six Sigma works on the premise that perfection is a dynamic goal, and there is always scope for improvement in operational processes. As quality continues to drive the competitive advantage in the world of business, expertise in this popular and productive approach to process improvement is highly sought after. A Six Sigma Yellow Belt Certification will equip you with the quality and process improvement skills that all companies value.

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KnowledgeHut has empowered over 250,000 professionals with certifications in various domains.

Experiential Workshops 

Engaging activities, team-based exercises, practical case studies: High energy workshops with hands-on learning.

Elite Panel of Experienced Trainers 

Get trained by accredited Trainers with over a decade of experience across industries.

Mentorship by Industry Experts

Get real-world tips and time-tested techniques from highly qualified mentors.

Continual Learning Support 

Webinars, e-books, tutorials, articles, and interview questions - we're right by you in your learning journey! 

Exclusive Post-Training Sessions 

Six months of post-training mentor guidance to overcome challenges in your professional career.

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Prerequisites

Prerequisites for Six Sigma Yellow Belt

There are no prerequisites for attending the Six Sigma Yellow Belt Certification or to sit for the IASSC Certified Yellow Belt™ (ICYB™).

Who should attend this Lean Six Sigma Yellow Belt Training?

IT Managers

IT Analysts

HR Managers

Team Managers

Project Managers

Change Managers

Finance Managers

Program Managers

Improvement Managers

Quality System Managers

Operational Line Managers

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What you’ll learn in LSSYB Certification Training

Error Detection and Prevention

Learn to detect and prevent errors, and achieve process improvement to maintain productivity.

Customer Satisfaction

Learn how to maintain and provide customer satisfaction by improving the quality of the end product.

Efficient Production

Explore how to speed up the production process that helps businesses to stay competitive and meet customer demands.

Lower Costs

Reduce the costs of production drastically by minimizing variability and eliminating various kinds of waste.

Problem Evaluation

Evaluate problems, statistically and quantitatively in your team or organization for smooth workflow.

Process Understanding

Grasp an understanding of processes, to provide assistance to achieve organizational objectives.

Skills you’ll gain with the Six Sigma Yellow Belt Training

Problem-solving skills

Leadership skills

Business process understanding

Data collation

Interpersonal skills

Statistical skills

Financial management skills

Analytical skills

Transform Your Workforce

Eliminate Process Defects

We help companies navigate the complexities of business processes and focus on eliminating defects through process improvement and variation reduction. Our Six Sigma Yellow Belt Certification will equip you with the skills to improve business efficiency.

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Six Sigma Yellow Belt Course Syllabus

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Learning Objectives:

In the define phase of the Six Sigma Yellow Belt syllabus, explore the basics of Six Sigma and its meaning. Delve into the general history of Six Sigma and its roles & responsibilities.

Topics
  • Meanings of Six Sigma 
  • General History of Six Sigma & Continuous Improvement 
  • Deliverables of a Lean Six Sigma Project 
  • The Problem-Solving Strategy Y = f(x) 
  • Voice of the Customer, Business and Employee 
  • Six Sigma Roles & Responsibilities 

Learning Objectives:

Explore the fundamentals of Six Sigma in the next define phase of this Six Sigma Yellow Belt Certification. Learn how to define a process and the Pareto Analysis.

Topics
  • Defining a Process
  • Critical to Quality Characteristics (CTQ’s)
  • Cost of Poor Quality (COPQ)
  • Pareto Analysis (80:20 rule)
  • Basic Six Sigma Metrics 

Learning Objectives:

In the third define phase of the LSSYB Certification, learn how to select Lean Six Sigma projects. Explore financial evaluation and how to build a business case.

Topics
  • Building a Business Case & Project Charter
  • Developing Project Metrics
  • Financial Evaluation & Benefits Capture 

Learning Objectives: 

In the final define phase of this online six sigma yellow belt certification, explore and understand the history of Lean Enterprise and the Seven Elements of Waste.

Topics
  • Understanding Lean
  • The History of Lean
  • Lean & Six Sigma
  • The Seven Elements of Waste
  • 5S: Straighten, Shine, Standardize, Self-Discipline, Sort 

Learning Objectives:

Learn process definition in the measure phase. Explore the different failure modes and effects analysis.  

Topics
  • Cause & Effect / Fishbone Diagrams
  • Process Mapping, SIPOC, Value Stream Map
  • X-Y Diagram
  • Failure Modes & Effects Analysis (FMEA) 

Learning Objectives:

Explore the Six Sigma Statistics in this measure phase of the YB Certification, also learn the descriptive statistics and graphical analysis.

Topics
  • Basic Statistics
  • Descriptive Statistics
  • Normal Distributions & Normality
  • Graphical Analysis 

Learning Objectives:

In the second measure phase, explore the Measurement System Analysis along with Precision & Accuracy, Bias, Linearity & Stability.

Topics
  • Precision & Accuracy
  • Bias, Linearity & Stability
  • Gage Repeatability & Reproducibility
  • Variable & Attribute MSA 

Learning Objectives:

Learn the concept of stability and capability analysis in the final measure phase.  

Topics
  • Capability Analysis
  • Concept of Stability
  • Attribute & Discrete Capability
  • Monitoring Techniques 

Learning Objectives:

The control phase focuses on the Lean Controls and Control Methods for 5S. Learn the Poka-Yoke or mistake proofing process. 

Topics
  • Control Methods for 5S
  • Kanban
  • Poka-Yoke (Mistake Proofing) 

Learning Objectives:

In the final control phase, discover the Six Sigma Control Plans and the elements of control plan and response plan.  

Topics
  • Cost Benefit Analysis
  • Elements of the Control Plan
  • Elements of the Response Plan 

Lean Six Sigma Yellow Belt Certification FAQs

Lean Six Sigma Yellow Belt Training

The Lean Six Sigma Yellow Belt training is a program that gives you knowledge of all the Six Sigma tools and techniques under the Yellow Belt level, as per the International Association for Six Sigma Certification (IASSC). 

The LSSYB curriculum is quite detailed, as it covers all the fundamental topics, concepts, and tools of Lean Six Sigma. You will also learn how to assist project teams with your skills. So, it may take you a few months to completely understand the curriculum. 

You should choose KnowledgeHut for LSSYB due to several reasons. Our course curriculum has been designed in a phased manner to help you grasp concepts better, from world-class trainers. You will also be mentored by industry experts and given several resources to help you learn. 

The Lean Six Sigma Yellow Belt Certification helps you achieve the following practical skills:

  • Problem-solving skills
  • Leadership skills
  • Business process understanding
  • Change management
  • Mentoring skills
  • Interpersonal skills
  • Statistical skills
  • Financial management skills
  • Analytical skills 

This Six Sigma Yellow Belt Certification course is best suited for:  

  • IT Managers
  • IT Analysts
  • HR Managers
  • Team Managers
  • Project Managers
  • Change Managers
  • Finance Managers
  • Program Managers
  • Improvement Managers
  • Quality System Managers
  • Operational Line Managers 

There are no prerequisites for attending this Lean Six Sigma Yellow Belt Certification course.   

The Six Sigma certifications are not one-size-fits-all certifications. After achieving the Lean Six Sigma Yellow Belt Training, you can try for the Green Belt and Black Belt certifications.   

Lean Six Sigma Yellow Belt Certification

Lean Six Sigma Yellow Belts are professionals who have been trained in the Six Sigma Yellow Belt training. They can understand and apply all the specifics of Six Sigma and can also work with and assist project teams. 

This varies from person to person. There is no fixed timeline for this certification. You need to learn the full curriculum under the course, take the exam, and pass it. Only then will you be fully and properly certified. 

The main difference between Lean Six Sigma Yellow Belt and Six Sigma Yellow Belt is that Lean refers to reducing wastages in processes, while Six Sigma refers to reducing defects, improving quality, and processes. 

You will receive your Lean Six Sigma Yellow Belt course completion certificate in an e-mail from KnowledgeHut once you have successfully completed the course. 

Lean Six Sigma certifications are offered by the IASSC in partnership with PEOPLECERT.

This is the first level of the Lean Six Sigma Certification scheme, and more advanced levels include the Lean Six Sigma Green Belt Certification, and the Lean Six Sigma Black Belt Certification. 

Yes, you can get the Lean Six Sigma Yellow Belt Certification without taking this course. The only requirement for certification is clearing the exam. 

You can get the Six Sigma Yellow Belt Certification using the following steps:

Step 1: Get Trained  

Enrol for an upcoming training program by KnowledgeHut an accredited training organization (ATO) with PeopleCert® and attend the 8-hour intensive training.   

Step 2: Take the IASSC Certified Lean Six Sigma Yellow Belt Exam™ Exam 

Take the IASSC Certified Lean Six Sigma Yellow Belt Exam™ exam and score a minimum of 70% in this 120-minute multiple choice exam.   

Step 3: Get Lean Six Sigma Yellow Belt Certified  

Download the e-certificate. You are now a Lean Six Sigma Yellow Belt certified professional.  

Yes, you will receive a course completion certificate on successfully completing the Lean Six Sigma Yellow Belt Certification course. 

If you do not pass an IASSC Examination on your first try, you have to wait for at least two weeks after your first attempt to retake it. For a third attempt, there should be a gap of at least three months after the first. Any future exam attempts must take place at least three months after the most recent unsuccessful one.

Each IASSC test ticket refers to just one exam attempt. If you don't pass, you must buy another exam voucher to want to take the exam again.

Candidates for the ATA application only have one retake attempt. Candidates who failed both their first exam attempt and their retake can only reapply for accreditation six months after submitting their original application.

For more details visit https://iassc.org/faqs/

No, your certificate will not mention the Lean Six Sigma Yellow Belt Training was held online. It will look the same as the in-person certificates.   

No, the Lean Six Sigma Yellow Belt certification is a lifetime certification and does not need to be renewed.  

No, the exam fee is not included in the Six Sigma Yellow Belt Certification course fee. The price of the IASSC Certified Yellow Belt Exam is not included in the course fee. For more details visit https://iassc.org/faqs/.

If you still have any queries regarding the Lean Six Sigma Yellow Belt Certification Cost, do reach out to us at support@knowledgehut.com and we will promptly address them.    

Yes. To get the Six Sigma Yellow Belt, you need to pass a 2-hour exam containing 60 multiple-choice questions. 

The Six Sigma Yellow Belt is a foundational certification. You will have to answer at least 70% of the 60 MCQs correctly in order to pass. So, it can be pretty hard depending on your preparation even though the Green Belt exam is tougher.

Yellow Belt Certification Cost

The Six Sigma Yellow belt certification cost is $195. This is the exam fee for the certification.

Yes, absolutely! You will be able to land high-paying jobs in quality control with this global Six Sigma Yellow Belt certification training. 

Yellow Belt Certification Benefits

Absolutely! Once you have received the Six Sigma Yellow Belt Certification, it proves your capabilities in applying Six Sigma Concepts. 

With the Six Sigma Yellow Belt certification, you can enjoy a rewarding and lucrative career as a quality management and control professional.  

Yes, of course it does. With the certification, you can accelerate your career in Quality Management or even better your skills by pursuing the Green Belt certification.  

You can use your certification as a stepping stone to access better career opportunities in Quality Control and Management.  

The intense competition in the markets require organizations to ensure that their processes are optimized and there is maximum gain with minimum wastage. Six Sigma refers to a system where business problems that aren’t giving the desired outcomes are identified, and practices are put in place for their requirements. Six Sigma Yellow Belts are important members of the Six Sigma team as they assist in monitoring and evaluating work progress and process enhancements. The Lean Six Sigma Yellow Belt Certification is a reflection of the holder’s grasp of the Six Sigma concepts and ability to apply the same for organizational benefit.

Yellow Belt SEUs and PDUs

You will get 8 PDUs on completion of this Lean Six Sigma Yellow Belt Training. 

PDUs are credits awarded by the Project Management Institute. They recognize your dedication to implementing the Six Sigma processes and eliminating defects and improving overall process quality. PDUs are offered by the PMI®, and every PMI® certification, except the CAPM®, requires you to earn a specific number of PDUs per three-year certification cycle

Our blog will help you learn more about how to earn a Scrum Education Unit® (SEU®) from Scrum Alliance®. Get all the information you need to take advantage of SEUs for your professional growth, namely: 

  • What are SEUs and why you need them 
  • How to earn SEUs 
  • What types of continuing education opportunities qualify for SEUs  
  • How to calculate the value of an SEU for Scrum Alliance certifications 
  • How to log SEUs for Scrum Alliance certifications 
  • How recent SEUs need to be 
  • How to determine whether a previously accumulated SEU can be used for Scrum Alliance certifications 
  • List of SEU resources put together by Scrum Alliance  
  • Where you can utilize SEUs you have accumulated   

For further information about SEUs and PDUs, please reach us at support@knowledgehut.com.  

Yellow Belt  Workshop Experience   

The Lean Six Sigma Yellow Belt workshop at KnowledgeHut is delivered through an immersive learning experience platform, via live and interactive instructor-led training sessions.  

Listen, learn, ask questions, and get all your doubts clarified from your instructor, who is an experienced practitioner. We have taken efforts to ensure that you get the best six sigma yellow belt certification experience possible. 

Our Lean Six Sigma Yellow Belt course focuses on engaging interaction — we only use lectures to cover the basic terms and concepts. Most class time is dedicated to fun exercises, lively discussions, and team collaboration. This way, you get your money’s worth when you enroll for our LSS Yellow Belt Certification.   

Yes, your course material will be provided in advance. You will receive an email with a link to set your password a few days before the scheduled course. You will have access to the study plan and all the course material.  We want to make your Lean Six Sigma Yellow Belt Course as seamless as possible. 

The course material comprises of the course schedule or study plan, workbooks and all relevant assignments, assessments, or case studies. We want to provide you the best resources for your Lean Six Sigma Yellow Belt Online Training and Certification journey. 

The sessions would be auto recorded, subject to permission by PEOPLECERT® and Lean Six Sigma Yellow Belt Educator. Based on the permissions, you would have lifetime access to the video recordings of the Lean Six Sigma Yellow Belt Course sessions as well.  

No, you will not yet be able to join the training through phone or tab. Please be prepared to join the Lean Six Sigma Yellow Belt Course training on your laptop or desktop.   

If you get disconnected while the training is still on, you can re-join within half an hour. There’s no need to worry about missing your LSS Yellow Belt Course classes. 

Our workshops are currently held online and anyone with stable internet from anywhere across the world can benefit from this to get Yellow Belt certified.  You can check out the schedules here. Choose the Lean Six Sigma Yellow Belt Certification Online schedule that’s most comfortable for you. 

You will receive a registration link from us to your e-mail id. You can set your password, log in and start your immersive learning journey through your Lean Six Sigma Yellow Belt Training Online.  

If you miss a class, you may access recordings of the sessions, provided PEOPLECERT and the Educator have permitted recordings. At the beginning of every session, there will also be a 10-12-minute recapitulation of the previous Lean Six Sigma Yellow Belt Class. 

This is a live instructor-led training where you will be coached by Certified Scrum Trainers.

We currently use the Zoom platform for video conferencing and will soon be adding more integrations with WebEx and Microsoft Teams. However, all the sessions and the recordings will be available right from within our learning platform, subject to permission from PEOPLECERT and Yellow Belt instructor. This is a part of our efforts to deliver the Best Six Sigma Yellow Belt Training possible to you.   

Yes, there will be other participants who will actively participate in the class remotely.  They can attend the Lean Six Sigma Yellow Belt Certification Training from office, home, or any other suitable place.    

In case of any queries, our support team is available to you 24/7 via the Help and Support section. You can also reach out to your workshop manager on your workshop group messenger. We will address any queries you may have about our Six Sigma Yellow Belt Certification Course.

Should you have any more questions, please email us on support@knowledgehut.com and we will be happy to get back to you.  We will address any queries you may have about our Six Sigma Yellow Belt Certification Course.

What learners are saying

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Olivia Chadd Perth, Western Australia
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Great learning platform and good mentoring across the material. Really got a lot out of the training, and pumped to do more in the Lean Six Sigma space.

Attended Lean Six Sigma Yellow Belt Certification workshop in June 2021

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Ben Johnson Developer
5

The Backend boot camp is a great, beginner-friendly program! I started from zero knowledge and learnt everything through the learn-by-doing method. 

Attended Front-End Development Bootcamp workshop in July 2021

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Christean Haynes Senior Web Developer
5

All my questions were answered clearly with examples. I really enjoyed the training session and am extremely satisfied with the overall experience. Looking forward to similar interesting sessions. KnowledgeHut's interactive training sessions are world class and I highly recommend them .

Attended PMP® Certification workshop in July 2020

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Mirelle Takata Network Systems Administrator
5

My special thanks to the trainer for his dedication and patience. I learned many things from him. I would also thank the support team for their help. It was well-organised, great work Knowledgehut team!

Attended Certified ScrumMaster (CSM)® workshop in July 2020

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Rosabelle Artuso .NET Developer
5

The course which I took from Knowledgehut was very useful and helped me to achieve my goal. The course was designed with advanced concepts and the tasks during the course given by the trainer helped me to step up in my career. I loved the way the technical and sales team handled everything. The course I took is worth the money.

Attended PMP® Certification workshop in August 2020

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Yancey Rosenkrantz Senior Network System Administrator
5

The customer support was very interactive. The trainer took a very practical oriented session which is supporting me in my daily work. I learned many things in that session. Because of these training sessions, I would be able to sit for the exam with confidence.

Attended Agile and Scrum workshop in April 2020

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Kayne Stewart slavsky Project Manager
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The course materials were designed very well with all the instructions. The training session gave me a lot of exposure to industry relevant topics and helped me grow in my career.

Attended PMP® Certification workshop in June 2020

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Godart Gomes casseres Junior Software Engineer
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Knowledgehut is known for the best training. I came to know about Knowledgehut through one of my friends. I liked the way they have framed the entire course. During the course, I worked on many projects and learned many things which will help me to enhance my career. The hands-on sessions helped us understand the concepts thoroughly. Thanks to Knowledgehut.

Attended Agile and Scrum workshop in January 2020