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Lean Six Sigma Yellow Belt Certification Training in Chicago, IL, United States
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Lean Six Sigma Yellow Belt Certification Training in Chicago, IL, United States

Lean Six Sigma Yellow Belt

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Lean Six Sigma is an improvement methodology that effectively combines the principles and practices of Lean and Six Sigma. Six Sigma methodology identifies and removes the basic causes of error in any business process. It aims at minimizing variability and eliminating marginal methods that are used in traditional contexts. Lean is a collection of tools and techniques that reduce wastage and minimise the time required to complete a production or service cycle. By combining the two ideas, organisations can improve quality, cut costs and increase speed dramatically.

Certified Lean Six Sigma Yellow Belts can work as a team member in a Six Sigma Project Team. They are responsible for monitoring and evaluating work progress and process enhancements. They work to support, or under the supervision of a Six Sigma Green Belt or Black Belt. Six Sigma certified professionals work on continual quality improvement by analyzing and solving quality problems, and creating a high performance organization.

This course will give you a basic understanding of Lean Six Sigma and its focus on eliminating defects through process improvement and variation reduction. The course content efficiently covers all of the recognized Lean Six Sigma Yellow Belt topics in a comprehensive manner. Thousands of companies across the world have discovered the far-reaching benefits of this methodology; with this certification you can gain valuable insights into the techniques, metrics and basic improvement methodologies.

What you will learn:
  • The principles and philosophy behind the Six Sigma method
  • How to gather data, and participate in problem solving
  • An understanding of processes, in order to provide assistance to achieve organizational objectives
  • To start the first statistical process improvement initiative
  • To identify and control wasteful processes
  • To evaluate daily activities, to reduce cycle times, and improve quality
  • Evaluate problems, statistically and quantitatively
  • To give data to, and assist Green Belts and Black Belts
  • To increase profitability using Six Sigma methodology
You will also get:
  • 8 hours instructor-led course
  • 8 PDUs
  • Downloadable e-book
  • End-to-end support via phone, email and chat

Key Features

Comprehensive training for IASSC Certified Yellow Belt™ (ICYB™)
I day Training delivered by Certified experts
End-to-end exam prep support and assistance
Gain competence to contribute to organizational success by applying the Six Sigma philosophy
Lean Six Sigma Yellow Belt Certification provided through PEOPLECERT
KnowledgeHut is an Accredited Training Organization of PEOPLECERT

Certification

Prerequisites:

There are no prerequisites for attending the course or to sit for the IASSC Certified Yellow Belt™ (ICYB™)

For more about this please visit the FAQ’s page https://www.iassc.org/faqs/

Certification:

In order to achieve IASSC Certified Yellow Belt™ (ICYB™) from the International Association for Six Sigma Certification, candidates must sit for the IASSC Certified Yellow Belt™ (ICYB™) Exam and achieve a passing score.

The Exam

The IASSC Certified Lean Six Sigma Yellow Belt Exam™ is a 2 hours long closed book proctored exam, and all the 60 questions are in the multiple choice format. Certification fee is not included in the course fee. If, however, you are interested in giving the Certification Exam, please contact a KnowledgeHut representative to order a voucher for you at an additional cost. 

The minimum passing score to gain the certification is 230 points out of a total 300 points.

The questions are based on the Yellow Belt Body of Knowledge which can be downloaded from this link: https://www.iassc.org/body-of-knowledge/yellow-belt-body-of-knowledge/

  • 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
  • Defining a Process
  • Critical to Quality Characteristics (CTQ’s)
  • Cost of Poor Quality (COPQ)
  • Pareto Analysis (80:20 rule)
  • Basic Six Sigma Metrics: a. including DPU, DPMO, FTY, RTY Cycle Time, deriving these metrics and these metrics
  • Building a Business Case & Project Charter
  • Developing Project Metrics
  • Financial Evaluation & Benefits Capture
  • Understanding Lean
  • The History of Lean
  • Lean & Six Sigma
  • The Seven Elements of Waste: a. Overproduction, Correction, Inventory, Motion, Over-processing, Conveyance, Waiting
  • 5S: Straighten, Shine, Standardize, Self-Discipline, Sort
  • Cause & Effect / Fishbone Diagrams
  • Process Mapping, SIPOC, Value Stream Map
  • X-Y Diagram
  • Failure Modes & Effects Analysis (FMEA)
  • Basic Statistics
  • Descriptive Statistics
  • Normal Distributions & Normality
  • Graphical Analysis
  • Precision & Accuracy
  • Bias, Linearity & Stability
  • Gage Repeatability & Reproducibility
  • Variable & Attribute MSA
  • Capability Analysis
  • Concept of Stability
  • Attribute & Discrete Capability
  • Monitoring Techniques
  • Control Methods for 5S
  • Kanban
  • Poka-Yoke (Mistake Proofing)
  • Cost Benefit Analysis
  • Elements of the Control Plan
  • Elements of the Response Plan

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Frequently Asked Questions

The Six Sigma Yellow Belt program is designed for professionals and students who want to develop the ability to lead process-improvement initiatives. It would be suitable for Level 1 employees of organizations, Team Leaders/ Supervisors who can take decisions for their team and any individual who needs basic problem solving skills.

The intense competition in the markets require organizations to ensure that their processes are optimized and are there is maximum gain with minimum wastage. Six Sigma is a meticulous, planned approach of interventions and problem resolution that helps identify such processes that are not performing as required and suggests improvements for the same. 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 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.

Yes, we do offer virtual training for Lean Six Sigma Yellow Belt course. You will receive all the benefits of a classroom training with the added advantage of taking the course from the comforts of your own home.

You will get 8 PDUs on completion of this course.

Yes, all participants will receive a downloadable version of the courseware on enrolling for the workshop.

The Six Sigma Yellow Belt Exam is a 2 hour 60 question, closed book, proctored exam based on the IASSC Universally Accepted Lean Six Sigma Body of Knowledge for Yellow Belts. All exam questions are multiple choice or true/false.

Participants must achieve a minimum score of 230 points out of a total 300 points to get Six Sigma Yellow Belt certified.

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.

There are no prerequisites required to sit for the IASSC Certified Lean Six Sigma Yellow Belt Exam.

IASSC provides a Reference Document in either paper or electronic form, subject to which form of exam one is taking. This document contains all formulas and tables one will need during the examination. Scratch paper is included in this document and must be discarded or returned to the Proctor before the candidate leaves the Testing Center. If taking a paper based exam one may bring an arithmetic-only calculator into the Testing Center.

Results are sent within 2 business days upon receipt of the exam papers.

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.

Yes, it can be. But undertaking the training will assure complete preparation for the exam and confidence to handle on the job challenges.

IASSC™ Examinations cannot be taken more than once within a 2-week period, and cannot be taken more than a total of three times with a 3-month period.

ATA application candidates are allowed only 1 retake attempt. ATA candidates that have failed both their original exam attempt and their retake can reapply for Accreditation 6 months after the original application submittal but not earlier. (Note that an Accredited Training Associate (ATA) is an instructor who delivers Lean Six Sigma training as a sole proprietor or as a contractor or an employee of an Accredited Training Organization or Accredited Deployment Program and meets the IASSC criteria to receive such designation.

The Six Sigma certifications are a process of continuous improvement. After achieving the Yellow Belt, you can try for the Green Belt and Black Belt certifications.

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Lean Six Sigma Yellow Belt Certification Course in Chicago, IL

Lean Six Sigma Yellow Belt certification training in Chicago

One of the most populated cities in the United States of America, Chicago is blessed with a rare  combination  of  pleasant  weather  and a booming  economy.  The  city enjoys a calm  coastline  and  bustling  night  life  which  is  complemented  by  culinary delights  and  plenty  of  recreational  facilities.  All  these  factors  attract  professionals from across the globe to Chicago.

Professionals  who  seek  career  opportunities  in  Chicago  are benefited  by a heavy concentration   of   educational   and   industrial   corporations.   These   corporations generally look for individuals who have a strong command over their respective work domain  and  have  updated  knowledge  according  to  the  evolving  market  demands. KnowledgeHut  helps  such  professionals  who  seek  continuous skill  improvement  by providing  comprehensive  training  in  various  work  domains. The  Lean  Six  Sigma yellow  belt  training  in  Chicago from  KnowledgeHut  is  designed  to  offer  complete knowledge  and  understanding  of  Lean  Six  Sigma  Yellow Belt  system.  This course covers  all  the fundamentals and other  aspects of  this methodology  and  provides  an adequate exposure to various stages of the methodology. This certification training is highly effective and it helps in enhancing the arsenal of skill sets of professionals. 

An effective alternative

With a focus  on  lean  tools  and  wastage  removal,  the  Lean  Six  Sigma  Yellow  Belt system  has  emerged  as  an  effective  alternative  to  other traditional  methodologies which had certain limits. This cutting  - edge business process management process helps organizations to deal with complex problems and is effective when battling with diverse  issues.  This  system  is  highly  organized  and  can  be  applied  to  the  various stages of processes. By adopting this methodology, corporations are able to reduce cost  and  other  resources.  Hence,  this  management  system  is  becoming  highly popular across the globe.

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By   completing   the Six   Sigma   yellow   belt   training   online   in   Chicago from KnowledgeHut,  you  will  have  all  the  skills  and  capabilities  that  are  required  to manage  business  processes  effectively.    This  training  helps  in  identifying  the problem  areas  and  enables  you  to  deal  with  it  efficiently.  With  this course, you  can minimize  errors and are able  to  complete  processes  within  the  time  limits. Plus,  the thorough knowledge offered during this training comes in handy if you are planning to take  up  the  IASSC  Lean  Six  Sigma  Yellow  Belt  certification exam.  Thus  by completing this program, you will have an extra edge over peers and will stay ahead of the curve. 

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The courses and training from KnowledgeHut  are conducted by the experienced and expert faculty which is always available for assistance. The extensive coursework is designed  to  make  learning  smooth  while  the  affordable price makes  KnowledgeHut the  ideal  option  for  pursuing Lean  Six  Sigma  yellow  belt  certification  online  in Chicago. Also,  the flexible  learning  options  like e-learning along  with online  classes and online  training makes  it  easy  for  participants  to  complete  the  program  at  their own pace.

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