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Six Sigma Yellow Belt

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Duration: 1 Days*

Pre-course Reading: 2-5 Hours

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  • Includes Yellow Belt training course material, exercises, exam, and certificate
  • Exam Pass Guarantee: Book with us and we will guarantee exam success
  • Industry recognised Six Sigma training delivered by experienced instructors

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Six Sigma Yellow Belt Overview

The Six Sigma Yellow Belt certification is the lowest level of Six Sigma training course, providing delegates with an understanding of the basics of the Six Sigma methodology. This certification is the first step towards becoming an expert in Six Sigma and enhancing your potential within business improvement.


The Six Sigma Yellow Belt is recognised all over the world and is highly sought-after by those who wish to demonstrate a fundamental understanding of the Six Sigma methodology. Obtaining this renowned and prestigious qualification confirms to employers that the individual has an exceptional understanding of Six Sigma and would be a valuable team member, with the ability to work effectively with Six Sigma Green Belts and Six Sigma Black Belts in quality improvement projects.


This certification provides delegates with an understanding of the basics of the Six Sigma methodology and the role of a Yellow Belt. Thus, information is conveyed which covers the topics of Define, Measure, Analyse, Improve and Control (DMAIC), data collection, and the process analysis tools required by Yellow Belt team members. In addition, training covers the roles of other Six Sigma team members, allowing delegates to become aware of how they will fit into a Quality Improvement Project team. 

Six Sigma Yellow Belt Outline

As this course is ideal for Six Sigma beginners, it covers the basic principles of Six Sigma and allows delegates to acquire an understanding of how Six Sigma operates. The content which will be covered over the course is detailed below:

  • What is Six Sigma?

  • How to utilise variability of resources

  • Reducing waste and poor quality production

  • Basic Data Analysis

  • Process Mapping

  • Plan, Do, Check, Act Processes

  • Problem Solving Skills

Who is this course suited to?

This two-day training course is suited to entry-level individuals who have little or no prior relevant experience of working with Six Sigma techniques. Professionals who may be interested in this Six Sigma course include:

  • Process Development Engineers

  • Operating System Specialists

  • Business Process Analysts

  • Data Scientists

  • Project Engineers



There are no pre-requisites for this course.

There is some pre-course reading in the form of the course preparation guide and delegates are also supplied with exercises and course notes.

Six Sigma is a globally recognised, data-driven methodology which aims to eliminate defects through successive business process improvement. To find out more, visit our Six Sigma training topic page.
Once you have passed your Yellow Belt exam and obtained the certification, you can make a choice. You have the option to use this certification for the attainment of a role as a Six Sigma Yellow Belt within a Quality Improvement Project team. Alternatively, you can extend your training and enrol on a more advanced Six Sigma training course with The Knowledge Academy. The latter will enable you to enhance your Six Sigma knowledge and job prospects even further.
We offer Six Sigma Yellow Belt training courses in locations all over the UK, as well as abroad. Cut those travel costs and find a training venue near you!
All of our Six Sigma trainers have a wealth of knowledge and experience in using the Six Sigma methodology. In addition, our trainers are engaging and deliver interesting, informative, and interactive sessions to enhance your learning experience.

Exam Pass Guarantee

Here at The Knowledge Academy, we provide delegates with an Exam Pass Guarantee which ensures that you will pass your exam after attending our training course.


Six Sigma Yellow Belt Exam

The Six Sigma Yellow Belt Exam takes place on the second and final day of the training course and tests all that has been learned. The exam is:

  • Multiple choice

  • 60 questions

  • 40/60 required to pass


The following is included in this Six Sigma Yellow Belt course:

  • Six Sigma Yellow Belt Exam

  • The Knowledge Academy Six Sigma Yellow Belt Manual

  • Certificate

  • Experienced Six Sigma Trainer

  • Refreshments

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