Lean Six Sigma Yellow Belt Certification

Learn the fundamentals of Lean Six Sigma Methodology - Lead a project team - Grow your skillset and career - Amplify your current PMP certification - Earn 1 CEU - Enroll today!
Lean Six Sigma Yellow Belt Certification
Learn the fundamentals of Lean Six Sigma Methodology - Lead a project team - Grow your skillset and career - Amplify your current PMP certification - Earn 1 CEU - Enroll today!

Yellow Belt Course Description

Learn the fundamentals of Lean Six Sigma

Juran’s Lean Six Sigma Yellow Belt training course introduces participants to the fundamentals of improvement and the Lean Six Sigma DMAIC methodology. It teaches them how to use the most relevant improvement tools which are necessary when working on a project team.

This workshop is useful if a participant is going to be a member of a project team, if they are going to be an ad-hoc subject matter expert assisting a project team, or if they just want to learn the basic quality improvement methodology.

  • Course Type: Online Self Paced
  • Course Duration: 11 hours
  • CEU: 1
  • Price: $345

Group Training

Interested in this program for a team? We offer online, blended, and onsite training for Lean Six Sigma Yellow Belt. Fill out the form below to hear about how we can create a customized learning experience for your organization!

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What is involved in the Lean Six Sigma Yellow Belt course?

Our online Yellow Belt course was designed by Juran certified coaches with an extensive knowledge of Lean Six Sigma tools and methods.

  • Objectives
  • Project Work
  • Training
  • Examination

By the end of this program participants will be able to:

  • Define what quality is
  • Define and identify what the cost of poor quality is and where it may be located in an organization
  • Explain how the Juran Trilogy applies to improvement, and how different improvement methodologies fit in
  • Select the appropriate methodology to solve a given problem
  • Become an effective team member
  • Recognize why improvement is necessary
  • Utilize basic improvement and lean tools to act as productive members on improvement teams

There is no project work required to become a Lean Six Sigma Yellow Belt.

This program consists of 11 hours of self-paced, online learning, including live webinars, followed by a certification exam.

At the conclusion of the Lean Six Sigma Yellow Belt program, there is an open note exam where participants will be tested on what they have learned throughout the course. Participants have two hours to complete the exam and must score 70% to pass.

What will I learn in my LSS Yellow Belt training course?

LSS Yellow Belt Course Topics

Participants will receive a comprehensive introduction to Lean Six Sigma, including but not limited to the following topics:

Prerequisites: Who can take our course?

Yellow Belt Eligibility & Requirements

Yellow Belts are members of a Lean Six Sigma team, and can come from throughout an organization. They are often subject matter experts from various functional departments that are involved in the operation or maintenance of a process under study.

There are no eligibility requirements for Juran’s LSS Yellow Belt program. It is open to anyone who has a genuine interest in learning the basic principles of Lean Six Sigma and applying them to internal improvement projects.

While Yellow Belt training is well suited to people working in the manufacturing, healthcare, or service industries, the key principles can be applied in almost every sector.

Why should you take our course?

Benefits of LSS Yellow Belt

How to start getting results

Admissions Process

Purchase training course
Buy now using the buttons below to be directed to our secure online store. If you want to know more about the course, simply fill out the form in the next section.
Receive welcome packet
We will send you a personal welcome packet that includes a login to your online portal, tools & templates, and a syllabus with due dates and expectations.
Sign onto our learning platform
Using the link provided in your packet, join VP & coach Michael Stamp for your first live webinar.
Become a Lean Six Sigma Yellow Belt
After just a few hours, you will have all the knowledge you need to start implementing Lean Six Sigma methodologies.

Yellow Belt FAQs

Here are the answers to some of the most frequently asked questions about our Lean Six Sigma Yellow Belt training course.

What value does an LSS Yellow Belt bring to an organization?

Certified Yellow Belts can help organizations get to the root cause of problems quicker, thus leading to speedier resolutions. They play an instrumental part in improvement projects, often actioning the changes that have been identified by Green and Black Belts.

How can I pay for Yellow Belt training?

We usually prefer that you pay for Yellow Belt training with a credit card. However, if you would like to be invoiced, please reach out to mmuller@juran.com. We also allow for flexible payment schedules, where required.

What salary can I earn as a Yellow Belt?

According to Payscale.com, the average salary for a Lean Six Sigma Yellow Belt currently stands at $66,000 (as of April 1, 2020). Salary level is determined by many factors including job title, industry and experience level.

What is unique about Juran’s Yellow Belt course?

Our Yellow Belt course is underpinned by over 40 years’ quality management experience and has been designed by people who have helped organizations of all sizes deliver successful improvement projects. The methodologies and tools that you will learn about on this course are proven to deliver significant results for companies around the world.

Does a candidate need to complete all of the belt levels in sequence?

No they do not. However, a candidate should fit a belt-specific profile and meet the explicit nomination criteria for that belt. They should also possess the knowledge, skills and experience that are required to be successful at the specific belt. Generally, candidates can start with Yellow, Green or Black Belt training, and can discontinue training at any belt level.

Want to know more about Lean Six Sigma?

Lean is the process of optimizing organizational systems by eliminating or at least reducing, the “waste” within them. Six Sigma is a quality improvement method that seeks to improve process effectiveness. The integration of Lean and Six Sigma has become known as Lean Six Sigma, delivering both improved efficiency and effectiveness.

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