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Lean Six Sigma Yellow Belt ISO 18404 (eLearning)

Course overview: 

The CEPAS Lean Six Sigma training for Yellow Belt is the ideal starting point for individuals considering a career in Project Management. If you're looking to learn more about the Lean Six Sigma methodologies and techniques, this course is right for you.

Our training course has been developed with Process Improvement team members in mind, and those who are new to Lean Six Sigma methodology and principles. If you are currently a member of a process improvement team, or you would like to change careers and move into a role requiring Lean Six Sigma skills, knowledge and accreditation, this is a great entry point for you. You will receive high quality, interactive online courseware, through our eLearning portal and train to an exceptionally high standard.

Our Lean Six Sigma certification for Yellow Belt Training is accredited by CEPAS, a Bureau Veritas company, and this course includes comprehensive training materials, exams, your certificate, and your registration on the CEPAS international public register of Lean Six Sigma certified professionals.

Who should attend: 

The CEPAS Lean Six Sigma certification for Yellow Belt training is the entry point for individuals considering a career in Six Sigma. If you're looking to learn more about the Lean Six Sigma methodologies and techniques, this course is right for you.

This course would be suitable for:

  • Process team members looking to gain an internationally recognised qualification, to demonstrate basic competencies and understanding of the Six Sigma methodology
  • Those looking to upskill to gain basic process improvement knowledge and skills
  • Process Improvement Consultants who need certificated proof of basic expertise and industry-recognised ability to clients
  • Project Managers and Process Improvement team members who are looking for more successful ways of raising standards and improving operational efficiency are ideal candidates for the Six Sigma Yellow Belt Training course


There are no pre-requisites to attend this course.


Following successful completion of the examinations you will be awarded a Lean Six Sigma Qualification accredited by CEPAS in accordance with ISO 18404:2015 which is the internationally recognised benchmark for Lean Six Sigma Methodologies.

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Lean Six Sigma Yellow Belt ISO 18404 (eLearning)



Learning Objectives: 

Once you have completed your Yellow Belt training, you will be able to:

  • List the fundamental tools and principles that underlie the Lean Six Sigma improvement model
  • Identify opportunities to improve a process
  • Define project improvement goals
  • Identify how to plan for and conduct data collection to uncover root causes
  • Describe how to verify root causes of process issues
  • List how to implement simple but effective improvement techniques and concepts
  • Identify how to sustain the gain of process improvements

Topics covered: 

This course gives you 6-months to go through the required online lessons and practice questions. Once you have taken and passed your exams, you will earn your Yellow Belt certificate and become registered onto the CEPAS public register of Lean Six Sigma certified professionals.

Throughout our CEPAS Yellow Belt qualification, you will cover the below topics:

  • 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’s (Sort, Straighten, Shine, Standardise & Sustain)
  • Visual Tools
  • Capacity and Bottlenecks

Introduction to IF

We have been delivering significant and measurable performance improvements for leading global manufacturers for more than 25 years and believe there is no one size fits all approach to driving competitiveness across the industry. Toyota, Rolls Royce and Electrolux are among the brands who have tapped into our expertise to ensure they remain on top in their own fiercely competitive markets.

Leading Expertise
We don’t employ “trainers”, rather a team of experienced industry experts who are able to apply their knowledge to your business

Proven Capability
We have been helping organisations like yours for over 25 years to deliver and maintain sustainable improvement

Attainable Results
We know what’s possible and how to help you achieve it by utilising our tried and tested techniques for long term success

Robust Execution
We believe that training should be through a ‘learn by doing’ approach with coaching and mentoring wherever possible

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