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At The Knowledge Academy, our classroom-based training courses allow delegates to study and learn in a friendly, engaging, and interactive environment. We ensure the very best level of teaching, with first-rate instructors, resources, and state-of-the-art facilities. We provide courses of varying durations and can arrange weekend and residential courses in order to suit your requirements.

Furthermore, our classroom courses are carried out in thousands of locations worldwide, making training easily accessible wherever you are. Our courses typically begin at 9.00 am and continue until 5.00 pm each day, with breaks and refreshments provided. , As our most popular form of training available, we pride ourselves in continuously delivering an outstanding learning experience for our delegates in the classroom.

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  • Direct support from our experienced trainers throughout the course
  • Training courses available in thousands of locations globally
  • Partake in engaging and valuable activities in the classroom to boost your learning potential
  • Receive an all-encompassing learning experience

Online Training

Our online-based training courses aim to provide you with a complete training experience. Due to their flexibility, these courses are greatly suited to busy working professionals, or any individual who would prefer the convenience of an online training course.

Our Computer-Based Training (CBT) courses remove the time and cost associated with travelling to course locations. You can complete your chosen course in any location, and work at your own pace, as the learning portal can be accessed 24/7. All of our online training courses have technical and administrative support and mobile access. Furthermore, each course has been carefully designed to incorporate informative, instructive, and engaging content. In this way, online learning can guarantee a valuable and enjoyable training solution.

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  • Our flexible online courses provide you with 24/7 access
  • 90 days access
  • Enjoy an engaging and interactive learning experience
  • Courses available through our easy-to-use learning portal

In-house Training

Our In-house training option allows you to select any of our courses and receive training at a venue of your choice, by any method of your choice.

In-house courses deliver training to multiple employees at once, thus reducing travel expenses and providing you with the ultimate convenience and value for money. In addition, this option allows you to receive a training course that has been specifically tailored to meet your business needs, ensuring first-class quality, applicability, and value.

By choosing to bring bespoke training to the office, you can improve business performance, and make your organisation more streamlined, resourceful, and profitable. With over 25 years’ of experience, we are the market-leaders of In-house training.

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  • Reduce the costs of employees taking time away from the workplace to train
  • Streamline your business with this bespoke training solution
  • Maximise your training budget
  • Monitor your employees’ progress and ensure that they receive applicable qualifications

Virtual Training

Our Virtual training courses provide you with the option to learn using a specialised simulated virtual environment. In this environment, our expert training instructors will be able to convey information and provide you with the all the knowledge you require to earn your qualification with The Knowledge Academy. As the largest global training provider, this method of training allows us to extend our training scope to those who may not be able to attend a classroom course itself, but would like to receive direct training and support from an instructor.
Using this training delivery method, you would benefit from the convenience of remote access and the elimination of the time and cost associated with travelling to a training venue.

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  • Receive direct support from our experienced trainers
  • Acquire the benefits of a classroom course, without the need to travel
  • Train from the comfort of your own home using remote access
  • All virtual training courses come with technical and administrative support

Lean Six Sigma Yellow Belt

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Duration: 1 Days

Pre-course Reading: 2-5 Hours

Exams: Yes

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  • Industry Recognised Lean 6 Sigma Yellow Belt Training
  • Successfully trained over 10,000 Delegates Globally
  • Includes course material, exercises, exams, and certificates

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Lean Six Sigma Yellow Belt Overview

The Yellow Belt certification is the first belt in the Lean Six Sigma series, thus provides a general introduction to the principles of Lean Six Sigma. This Yellow Belt training course teaches delegates how to work as part of a Lean Six Sigma team, and exist as support for the more advanced Green and Black Belts.


Although such Lean Six Sigma Green Belts and Lean Six Sigma Black Belts tend to lead Lean Six Sigma projects, team members are the ones who will conduct the research, analysis, and solution development. Therefore, the role Yellow Belts play is of profound importance.


This training course will clarify team member’s awareness of their responsibilities, and the roles of their team members. This will in turn achieve enhanced efficiency of team members, which will produce a boost in performance quality and overall project accomplishments.


Lean Six Sigma is all about improving business processes, thus with the Yellow Belt, delegates will learn the basics of Lean Six Sigma methodologies and how these can be applied in the workplace for the purpose of quality improvement. As the Yellow Belt is the first of the Lean Six Sigma certifications, completion of this qualification ensures access to the higher level belts. Hence, this Yellow Belt course provides a good introduction to the functions and methodology of Lean Six Sigma. 

Lean Six Sigma Yellow Belt Outline

This Lean Six Sigma Yellow Belt training course covers the following areas:

  • Introduction to Lean Six Sigma

  • Lean, Six Sigma, and Lean Six Sigma

  • The Define, Measure, Analyze, Improve and Control (DMAIC) cycle

  • The Lean Triad (5s, Poka Yoke, SMED)

  • Voice of the customer

  • Understanding Value Stream Maps

  • Heijunka

  • Introduction to variation and SPC

  • Identifying the root cause

  • Solving problems

  • Kaizen events

  • Lean teams

Who should attend?

This Yellow Belt training course is suitable for anyone interested in business performance development.



There are no prerequisites for this Lean Six Sigma Yellow Belt course, hence anyone can attend. There will be a small amount of work to complete prior to the course. We will provide you with a course preparation guide and some pre-course reading to familiarise yourself with the Lean Six Sigma basics.

Our Lean Six Sigma Yellow Belt instructors have over 20 years experience in the field. They are experts in the implementation of Lean Six Sigma methodologies, applications of best practice in work optimisation, and supply chain management.
When you have acquired your Yellow Belt certification, you are able to work effectively as part of a Lean Six Sigma team within a wide variety of industries. If you wish to advance further with Lean Six Sigma, you can complete the more advanced Green and Black Belt qualifications, which concentrate more on leading Lead Six Sigma teams. In terms of careers, Yellow Belts can pursue careers including (all dependent on the company/organisation); Customer Service Officers, Process Improvement Personnel and Business Process Analysts.
This training course runs in a variety of locations throughout the UK and overseas, hence there is a venue near you.
No, your Yellow Belt qualification does not expire, hence you will not need to re-register after a number of years.

Lean Six Sigma Yellow Belt Examination

All delegates are required to take a Lean Six Sigma examination in order to complete the training course. If delegates are successful, they will acquire and possess the Yellow Belt certification. All delegates will receive the training and support they need to pass the examination first time.


The Lean Six Sigma Yellow Belt exam is formatted like so:

  • 40 questions

  • Multiple choice

  • 1 hour long

  • Open book


Our Lean Six Sigma Yellow Belt course comes with the following:

  • Lean Six Sigma Yellow Belt Exam

  • The Knowledge Academy Lean Six Sigma Yellow Belt Manual

  • Experienced Instructor

  • Certificate

  • Refreshments

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Key points about this course

Duration: 1 Days

Pre-course Reading: 2-5 Hours

Exams: Yes

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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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"...the trainer for this course was excellent. I would definitely recommend (and already have) this course to others."

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