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Lean Six Sigma Yellow Belt Training is the perfect place to start if you want to know how to make real savings and improvements in any working environment. Our certified, 2-day Lean Six Sigma Yellow Belt training course is a practical introduction to the methods of Lean and Six Sigma.

This training is designed to introduce you to the core principles of lean and demonstrate how lean methodologies can be implemented effectively in your processes. The skills you learn during this course are relevant to every industry and sector of business.

Next Green Belt Dates

23rd of April 2020 Dublin Reserve
18th of June 2020 Dublin Reserve
17th of August 2020 Dublin Reserve

Why Choose This Course?

  • Gain a solid introduction to Lean and Six Sigma tools
  • Get a Lean Six Sigma Yellow Belt Certificate
  • Acquire skills you can apply immediately
  • Benefits
  • Objectives
  • Course Content
  • Who Attends?

What are the Benefits of this Lean Six Sigma Yellow Belt Training?

  • Understand Lean Six Sigma Tools and Benefits

    This programme introduces participants to essential Lean and Six Sigma tools. It is a great foundation for anyone interested in these cost saving methodologies.
  • Have an Action Plan

    Our Yellow Belt course is designed to be practical and build confidence so that you can begin to apply the learning to your own processes and implementing improvements immediately.
  • Gain Advice from Expert Trainers

    Our Lean Six Sigma trainers have extensive experience, both working on Lean Six Sigma initiatives and delivering training. You'll benefit from their experience and advice during this course.
  • Achieve a Lean Six Sigma Yellow Belt Certificate

    This Yellow Belt course leads to a Professional Development Lean Six Sigma Yellow Belt Certificate, your first step in Lean Six Sigma certification.

    With such a rapid growth in popularity for Lean Six Sigma practices, certified practitioners are in demand in every sector.
  • Option for Progression

    If, following this training, you want to dive deeper into Lean Six Sigma skills and knowledge, we recommend our Lean Six Sigma Green Belt Course. This 5-day training and certification is a natural progression from Yellow Belt training.

    We offer progression right up to an advanced Lean Six Sigma Black Belt through the International Association for Six Sigma Certification (IASSC).

What will I be able to do following this Yellow Belt Training?

In order to gain maximum benefit from training, it’s crucial to have clear training objectives for any course. Here are our training objectives for this Yellow Belt training.

Following this 2-day course, you will be able to:

  • Identify the 8 forms of waste
  • Understand the DMAIC Lean Six Sigma Problem Solving Framework
  • Use tools, including improvement charters, process maps, root cause analysis, 5 Whys, and decision-making PICK charts, to select appropriate measures to improve your processes.
  • Run small-scale process improvement projects using the DMAIC methodology.
  • Contribute actively to Green and Black Belt projects.

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To read more about how we deliver this course, download our PDF brochure. You can ask us anything about our Lean Six Sigma Yellow Belt training by clicking “ask a question” below, or calling our training consultants on Freephone 1800 910 810.

What is covered on this Lean Six Sigma Yellow Belt Course?

  • Module 1: Overview

    Introduction to Lean and Six Sigma
    Introduction to the DMAIC Problem Solving framework
    The 8 Wastes
    Team Creativity Techniques
  • Module 2: Defining & Measuring

    Selecting a process to improve at Yellow Belt level
    Constructing a Problem Statement
    Stakeholder Planning
    Introduction to Process Mapping
  • Module 3: Analyse

    Root Cause Analysis
    5 Whys
    Identifying and prioritising potential solutions
    Using PICK decision making charts
  • Module 4: Implement & Control

    Implementing and controlling the situation
    5S - the fundamentals
    Identify next steps

Who is this Lean Six Sigma Yellow Belt Training designed for?

  • We recommend this course for anyone who is interested in Lean Six Sigma and process improvement.
  • It is most suited to those who have no previous experience with Lean Six Sigma. If you have some experience with process improvement, why not talk to us about our Lean Six Sigma Green Belt Course?
  • As Yellow Belt training is a very short, focused course, it particularly suits those who want to begin learning how to improve business processes using Lean Six Sigma, putting their skills into action fast.
  • The skills you'll learn are practical and versatile. They can be used in any sector. This makes our Yellow Belt training ideal for participants in every industry.

Want Some Guidance?

If you would like some advice on whether this Lean Six Sigma Yellow Belt Training is right for you, we will be happy to help. Click below to ask a question or request a call back.

You can call us directly at Freephone 1800 910 810 (Monday - Thursday, 9.00am - 5.30pm, Friday, 9.00am - 5.00pm).

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3 Reasons to Get A Green Belt Certification

Greater Job Satisfaction

Greater Job Satisfaction

Through utilising the process improvement techniques of lean and six sigma, you’ll achieve more from your role, gaining a higher level of job satisfaction.
Better Prospects

Better Prospects

These days, people need high quality products and services fast. Lean Six Sigma practitioners can achieve this goal, putting them in demand across the globe.
A New Way of Thinking

A New Way of Thinking

Lean Six Sigma is a fresh perspective on how we do things and how we can improve things. It will transform how you approach your work.

How long does it take to become a Lean Six Sigma Green Belt?

Using our 3-step approach, you can achieve a lean six sigma green belt in a short, focused time frame. Here are the steps to getting certified:

  • Step 1: Attend Training (5 Days) This Lean Six Sigma Green Belt course takes place over 5 days.
  • Step 2: Assessment Work (Up to 8 Weeks) Following training, you will have up to 8 weeks to complete the accompanying assessment work for grading.
  • Step 3: Get Certified (Between 1 – 3 Months) Depending on when you submit your assessment work, you can receive a notification of your grade within 1 month. You will receive your physical certification within 3 months.

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What does a Lean Six Sigma Green Belt do?

If you’re thinking about attending Green Belt training, our short article “What is a Six Sigma Green Belt?” is a must-read. This article acts a short guide to the role and responsibilities of a Lean Six Sigma Green Belt.

This short article also delves into the top 10 benefits of getting trained and certified.

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Frequently Asked Questions

No previous experience is necessary. All you need to bring is an interest in learning Lean Six Sigma methodologies.

You will receive 2 certifications upon completing this course and its assessments. The first is a Professional Development Lean Six Sigma Green Belt Certificate. The second is a QQI Level 5 certificate in Lean Manufacturing Tools.

Manufacturing Tools is the official name of the course, but this course is by no means only suited to the manufacturing industry. We have participants from across a range of industry and business sectors on each course date.

The QQI code for this course is 5N5407 and it is a minor award worth 15 credits towards a major award on the National Framework of Qualifications (NFQ).

To achieve this certification, you must attend our 5 day Lean Six Sigma Green Belt course and successfully complete the assessment work that follows the course. During the course, your trainer will give you full details for your assessment submission.

No, although Lean originated in the manufacturing sector, the practical and versatile nature of these tools have led them to become widely used throughout many different sectors.

Lean Six Sigma can be effective in organisations of any size and industry.

Our Lean Six Sigma Green Belt course is an interactive, learner-focused workshop.

Theoretical learning is combined with practical application including project work, group activities and discussions.

Our trainers are experienced Lean Six Sigma professionals who have led business excellence projects and delivered breakthrough process improvements and cost savings across a range of business areas.

Here is the timeline for gaining a Green Belt certification with our approach:

Training (5 Days): Attend our Lean Six Sigma Green Belt course.

Assessment Work (8 Weeks): You have 8 weeks from the last day of training to complete and submit your assessment work.

Grading & Certification (1 - 3 Months): Once you have submitted your work, it must go through the correct grading and verification channels. You will receive a notification of your results approximately 1 month from your submission date. Your official certificate will be sent to you within 3 months.

Our Lean Six Sigma Green Belt is designed to equip you with the skill and knowledge you need to be able to contribute to and run Lean Six Sigma projects effectively.

We cover each step in the DMAIC Cycle used to implement process improvement, giving you a working understanding of how you can utilise Lean Six Sigma with success.

Our course costs €1, 295. This price includes everything you need to get trained and certified.

The price for our Lean Six Sigma Green Belt Course includes everything you need to gain versatile skills and become certified.

  1. 5 days of classroom training
  2. Course materials
  3. Assessment and certification costs

You can instantly book a provisional place on an upcoming Lean Six Sigma Green Belt date by using the Reserve My Place button on this page. Selecting any date in the “Next Green Belt Dates” section also enables you to reserve a place.

You can reach our training consultants on Freephone 1800 910 810 to discuss your place on any upcoming dates.