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Lean Six Sigma Yellow Belt Course Overview

The Lean Six Sigma Yellow Belt training Classroom course provides you with a 2-day classroom learning experience, offering a basic understanding of the Lean Six Sigma methodology and the tools and techniques it utilises.

Our accredited Lean Six Sigma Yellow Belt training courses are delivered by qualified trainers with extensive practical industry knowledge of the Lean Six Sigma methodology at all levels. We provide you with the highest standard of training to ensure you leave our course with the right knowledge to implement the method in your workplace. 

This certification is globally recognised in accordance to an ISO standard (ISO 18404). 

Gain your Lean Six Sigma Qualification. Enrol today!

Available delivery methods for this course




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Key features of the course

  • Delivery Method: Classroom
  • Exam: Included
  • Mock Exams Included
  • Accredited & Experienced Trainers
  • Duration: 2 Days
  • Exam results within 5 Business Days
  • Interest Free Payments
  • ISO 18404 Standard

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LondonApr 27th 2020 2 Days£1,078£829 ex. VATAvailable
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Milton KeynesApr 27th 2020 2 Days£1,078 ex. VATAvailable
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WatfordApr 27th 2020 2 Days£1,078 ex. VATAvailable
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DublinMay 11th 2020 2 Days£1,078 ex. VATAvailable
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GlasgowJun 1st 2020 2 Days£1,078 ex. VATAvailable
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About Our Certification

  •    This is the only Lean Six Sigma training Certification meeting the global ISO standard (ISO 18404)
  •    An independent third-party certification by CEPAS a Bureau Veritas Company
  •    Examinations are delivered online by e-Careers

About ISO 18404

In 2015, the creation of ISO 18404 brought about a globally recognised benchmark for the Lean Six Sigma methodology.

  •    ISO 18404 defines the approaches organisations need to have in place to meet the required standards
  •    With the ISO 18404 accreditation, companies will be able to check your competency against your certification

What does ISO 18404 mean for me?

  •    Meeting ISO 18404 standards allows you to tell employers that you meet the single standard of Lean Six Sigma
  •    You will have earned a certification, which will be internationally recognised
  •    Traditionally, ISO 18404 was a complex standard to meet. e-Careers, CEPAS and Bureau Veritas have now made it both simple and affordable
  •    Meeting ISO 18404 competencies will go a long way in making you more employable in a Process Improvement role

About CEPAS, a Bureau Veritas company

  •    Since 1828, Bureau Veritas has been a global leader in testing, inspection and certification services
  •    Generated €4.7 billion in revenue in 2017
  •    Bureau Veritas procured CEPAS in 2016 to provide further focus on the people certification market
  •    74,000 employees across 1,400 offices and laboratories
  •    Recognised in over 140 countries

What's included

•    Exam vouchers (fees included in price)
•    A free exam re-sit for each delegate should it be required
•    e-Certificate, issued by CEPAS
•    Comprehensive Lean Six Sigma course materials

Lean Six Sigma Yellow Belt Course Outline

  •    Fundamental Lean and Six Sigma principles
  •    The benefits of blending the two in a unified approach
  •    The DMAIC methodology
  •    Project targeting criteria
  •    What makes a great Lean Six Sigma project?
  •    Lean Six Sigma concepts and tools
  •    Key elements of successful Lean transformation
  •    Project selection
  •    Team roles
  •    Voice of the Customer (VoC)
  •    Value Stream Mapping
  •    Value-Add versus Non-Value-Add
  •    Root Cause Analysis
  •    Fishbone Diagrams
  •    Lean Flows & Work Cells
  •    5S
  •    Visual Tools
  •    Capacity and Bottlenecks

Exam purposes

The purpose of this exam is to verify that you have gained the necessary Yellow Belt skills, knowledge and competencies, as defined by the ISO 18404:2015.

Yellow Belt Exam format 

  • Online, Proctored exam
  • Multiple-choice
  • 32 questions
  • Closed book
  • A mixture of knowledge and insight questions and Lean Six Sigma statements
  • 30-minute duration
  • 75% pass mark 


  • Photo ID (Passport, Driving Licence) 
  • Laptop or PC with internet connection, Webcam and Microphone 
  • You must be alone and not have any study materials around you (This will be checked by the examiner, before your exam starts)

Exams can be taken 24/7, depending on available time slots.

Scheduling for your exam can be booked up to 3 days after registering with ProctorU. Full instructions will be provided upon redeeming your exam voucher. 

We recommend taking the CEPAS Lean Six Sigma Yellow Belt Certification Exam withing the first 6 weeks after your course completition date. See Exam Information, below. Please note: the exam voucher fee is included in the classroom course fee

Why Learn Six Sigma?

Outline below are some reasons which answer the question: "why learn lean six sigma": 

  • Lean Six Sigma will add a globally recognised mark of distinction to your portfolio
  • The Yellow Belt level of Lean Six Sigma will teach you the basics of the DMAIC methodology which is contained in Lean Six Sigma, giving you the knowledge to be a part of a process improvement team
  • We can run private events for international and corporate clients. Please enquire for more information on our bespoke training solutions for your business
  • Free eLearning to accompany your Lean Six Sigma Yellow Belt studies
  • We offer a price match guarantee
  • Interest-free payment plans available for independent students

Read our Blog to discover the 3 ways Six Sigma will improve your life

What is Six Sigma Training 

So, what is Six Sigma training? Lean Six Sigma is the world’s foremost approach for process and quality management and will prepare you to step into roles as part of a process improvement or quality management team. The Yellow Belt qualification will teach you how to work as part of a team to improve a business and review process improvements that support a project.

Once you have completed the Lean Six Sigma Yellow Belt, you will be able to work productively on a project that is being administered using the Lean Six Sigma methodology.

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We want to help students who are funding their own education by providing various flexible payment plans and pricing options.
You can:

  • Pay for the Course in full via Bank Transfer, debit or credit card or by using PayPal;
  • Pay in 2 or 3 instalments at no additional costs;
  • Pay in 6 or 12 instalments with an admin fee;

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