Lean Six Sigma

Yellow Belt

Training & Development

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Lean Six Sigma Yellow Belt

Lean Six Sigma Yellow Belt training is designed to provide delegates with a good understanding of the basic Lean Six Sigma methods to improve their own day-to-day work processes and provide support to Green and Black Belts. Yellow Belts will gain the tools and techniques to capably assist in the implementation of projects, developing a common language and way of working which will encourage efficiency and drive productivity.

Lean Six Sigma Yellow Belt Covers:

Lean Six Sigma Overview (history and main concepts)

  • Lean Six Sigma as a Management philosophy
  • Roles in Lean Six Sigma
  • Steps of Lean Six Sigma
  • Six Sigma metric
  • Effective teamwork
  • Case Study – Swan Hotel


  • Problem Statements and goals
  • The Voice of the Customer (VOC)
  • Kano
  • Critical to Quality
  • Lean Six Sigma Projects


  • Introduction and measurement challenges
  • Process Performance Baseline
  • Process Mapping
  • Value Stream Mapping


  • Exploratory Data Analysis (visual)
  • Value Analysis
  • Types of waste
  • Root Cause Analysis – 5 Why’s / Ishikawa diagrams


  • Selecting Improvement Solutions
  • Ease & Effect matrix
  • Risk Management – FMEA (overview)


  • Sustaining improvement
  • Ongoing process measurement
  • Statistical Process Control (SPC) – overview

Tailored Programme Delivery

The agenda would be formally planned and scoped in an on-site meeting with key stakeholders to ensure the delivery has the required impact, and places emphasis on key areas outlined by the business.

Optional Coaching Sessions

If desired, CQM T&C can deliver additional coaching sessions providing invaluable support to help deliver improvement projects and embed the change.

CQM Training & Consultancy

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Level of Delivery: Level 3
Optional Certificate: In-house or ISAAC
Entry Requirements: N/A
Cohort Size: 2-12
Programme Duration: 3-5 days
Route: Lean Six Sigma
Delivery Location: On-site Client Location
Sectors: Pan Sector (Manufacturing & Service)

I have a better understanding of Lean and Six Sigma. I now feel confident I can use these skills and methods to improve my area’s performance.

Ian Connell

Norvik Newbuild

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Operations Coaching

Optional on-site coaching of projects

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