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Six Sigma Yellow Belt Course 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:

Module 1: Introduction to Six Sigma

  • What is Six Sigma?
  • Focus of Six Sigma
  • Making Customer Happy
  • How Six Sigma and Lean Six Sigma Complement Each Other

Module 2: Processes of Six Sigma

  • What is Process?
  • Types of Process
  • Comparing Process Type

Module 3: Key Terms and Concepts of Six Sigma

  • Statistical Process Control (SPC)
  • Process Capability
  • Defects
  • Design for Six Sigma (DFSS)
  • Kaizen
  • Hoshin Kanri
  • Jidoka (Autonomation)
  • Just In Time (JIT)

Module 4: DMAIC Cycle

  • What is DMAIC?
  • Define Phase
    • Tools for Define Phase
  • Gemba Tools
    • Gemba Walk
    • Process Stapling
  • Measure Phase
    • Tools for Measure Phase
  • Spaghetti (Movement/Transportation) Diagrams
    • How to Create a Spaghetti Diagram?
  • Measure Tool: Measles Charts
  • Measles Charts
  • Analyse Phase
  • Improve Phase
  • Control Phase
  • Common Tools for DMAIC

Module 5: Yellow Belt Tools and Techniques

  • 5s Tool
  • SIPOC Diagrams
  • Kaizen

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Who should attend this Six Sigma Training Course?

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 Yellow Belt Course 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. 

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What's included in this Six Sigma Training Course?

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

  • Six Sigma Yellow Belt Exam
  • Certificate
  • Experienced Six Sigma Trainer
  • Refreshments

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Lean Six Sigma Yellow Belt Examination information:

This Lean Six Sigma Yellow Belt exam is formatted in the following way:

  • Type: Multiple Choice
  • Total Questions: 40 with a combined total of 80 marks
  • Duration: 60 Minutes
  • Open Book: Yes
  • Pass Mark: 56 (70%)

Delegates are required to attend the Lean Six Sigma Yellow Training Course before sitting this exam.

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Why choose us

Ways to take this course

Our easy to use Virtual platform allows you to sit the course from home with a live instructor. You will follow the same schedule as the classroom course, and will be able to interact with the trainer and other delegates.

Our fully interactive online training platform is compatible across all devices and can be accessed from anywhere, at any time. All our online courses come with a standard 90 days access that can be extended upon request. Our expert trainers are constantly on hand to help you with any questions which may arise.

This is our most popular style of learning. We run courses in 1200 locations, across 200 countries in one of our hand-picked training venues, providing the all important ‘human touch’ which may be missed in other learning styles.


Highly experienced trainers

All our trainers are highly qualified, have 10+ years of real-world experience and will provide you with an engaging learning experience.


State of the art training venues

We only use the highest standard of learning facilities to make sure your experience is as comfortable and distraction-free as possible


Small class sizes

We limit our class sizes to promote better discussion and ensuring everyone has a personalized experience


Great value for money

Get more bang for your buck! If you find your chosen course cheaper elsewhere, we’ll match it!

This is the same great training as our classroom learning but carried out at your own business premises. This is the perfect option for larger scale training requirements and means less time away from the office.


Tailored learning experience

Our courses can be adapted to meet your individual project or business requirements regardless of scope.


Maximise your training budget

Cut unnecessary costs and focus your entire budget on what really matters, the training.


Team building opportunity

This gives your team a great opportunity to come together, bond, and discuss, which you may not get in a standard classroom setting.


Monitor employees progress

Keep track of your employees’ progression and performance in your own workspace.

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Six Sigma Yellow Belt FAQs


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 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.
The price for Six Sigma Yellow Belt certification in Australia starts from AUD1595
The Knowledge Academy is the Leading global training provider for Six Sigma Yellow Belt.

Why choose us


Best price in the industry

You won't find better value in the marketplace. If you do find a lower price, we will beat it.


Many delivery methods

Flexible delivery methods are available depending on your learning style.


High quality resources

Resources are included for a comprehensive learning experience.

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"Really good course and well organised. Trainer was great with a sense of humour - his experience allowed a free flowing course, structured to help you gain as much information & relevant experience whilst helping prepare you for the exam"

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