Lean Six Sigma

Yellow Belt


A Certified Lean Six Sigma Yellow Belt is a professional who, as a Lean expert, leads and sustains Lean Six Sigma implementation projects as part of their regular work responsibilities. You will learn the skills and knowledge necessary to identify and lead Lean Six Sigma Kaizen events and projects and correctly implement strategic and tactical tools using the DMAIC methodology.


40 hours (includes the 8-hour Lean Management and 8-hour White Belt courses)


After completing this certification course, participants will be able to implement the full gamut of Lean tools, utilize flexible problem-solving techniques, and prevent problems before they happen.

  • Develop a common language for business improvement

  • Establish a large‑scale system for company savings

  • Achieve a significant reduction in operating costs

  • Improve the response time of processes

  • Instructional Material

  • Support Files

  • Templates

  • Certificate

Course Content
  • Yellow Belt Introduction

  • Lean Management

  • White Belt

  • Define

    • 4 Quadrant Analysis

    • Project definition: A3

  • Measure & Map

    • Data Collection

    • Overall Equipment Effectiveness (OEE)

    • Current State Value Stream Map (VSM)

  • Analyze

    • Spaghetti Diagram

    • Balance Chart

    • Waste Analysis

    • Failure Mode & Effects Analysis (FMEA)

  • Improve

    • Kaizen

    • Continuous Flow

    • Quick Preparations (SMED)

    • Total Productive Maintenance (TPM)

    • Kanban

    • Future Value Stream Map (VSM)

  • Control

    • Poka Yoke

    • Standard Work​

    • Leader Standard Work

    • Kata

Choose your Training!

On-site Training

Contact us to get training at your facilities or one of LSSI training centers around the world.

$1350 USD

Virtual Live Training

Open or private Live instructor-led training broadcast through the Webex Platform for groups of at least 10 persons. 

$999 USD

Online Training

Access via the internet with video training sessions as well as virtual training material, assignments and discussion forums.

$499 USD
All Certification Modules

Module 1

Lean Management

8 hours

Lean Basic Tools

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Module 4

Green Belt

120 hours

Become a trainer and process improvement expert

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Module 2

White Belt

8 hours

Lean Basic Tools

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Module 5

Black Belt

120 hours

Become a trainer and process improvement expert

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Module 3

Yellow Belt

40 hours

Lean Improvement Tools

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Module 6

Master Black Belt

160 hours

Learn how to design and develop improvement projects

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