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Lean Six Sigma Yellow Belt Certification (LSSYB)

About Lean Six Sigma Yellow Belt Certification

The GSDC Lean Six Sigma Yellow Belt Certification is a widely recognized credential that validates your expertise in the principles and practices of Lean Six Sigma. Six Sigma Yellow Belt certification signifies your proficiency in process improvement methodologies and your ability to contribute to organizational efficiency and effectiveness.

By earning the GSDC Lean Six Sigma Yellow Belt Certification, you demonstrate your understanding of key concepts such as process mapping, data analysis, problem-solving, and waste reduction. This certification, offered by GSDC through rigorous exams, serves as a testament to your knowledge and skills in Lean Six Sigma, making you a valuable asset to any organization seeking continuous improvement. 

With Six Sigma Yellow certification, you are equipped with the tools and techniques necessary to identify and eliminate inefficiencies, enhance productivity, and drive operational excellence. Stay ahead of the competition and boost your career prospects by acquiring the GSDC Lean Six Sigma Yellow Belt Certification – a credential that signifies your expertise in the field of Lean Six Sigma.

You can also take your Lean Six Sigma skills to the next level with our Lean Six Sigma Green Belt Certification or aim higher with our prestigious Lean Six Sigma Black Belt Certification.

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Objectives of Six Sigma Yellow Belt certification

After the successful achievement of LSSYB Certification, professional mainly would be:
1. Master Lean Six Sigma methodologies with expertise
2. Demonstrate excellence in improving processes effectively
3. Enhance problem-solving and data analysis skills
4. Gain knowledge about the origins of Lean and Lean thinking
5.Recognize the five principles of Lean and the eight types of waste
6. Boost organizational efficiency and effectiveness
7. Identify and eliminate process inefficiencies proactively
8. Lead continuous improvement and waste reduction efforts
9. Accelerate career growth with a valuable certification


Target Audience of Lean Six Sigma Yellow Belt certification

This Certification is suitable for beginners, practitioners, and executives who want a better understanding of Lean & Six Sigma and who are seeking a Yellow Belt Certification.



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Pre-requisites of Certified Lean Six Sigma Yellow Belt

There are no mandatory pre-requisites for LSSYB but below are few recommendations:
Recommended to have training on Lean Six Sigma through a qualified training institutions.
Recommended to have Lean Six Sigma work Experience.


Examination of Six Sigma Yellow Belt certification

The Yellow Belt assessment criteria are as follows:
The theoretical exam consists of 50 multiple choice questions.
The pass mark for this exam is set at 65% of the total marks.
The duration of the exam is 40 minutes.
This is a closed book exam.
You must be able to identify yourself with photographic ID.
Incase Participant do not score passing % then they will be granted a 2nd attempt at no additional cost. Re-examination can be taken up-to 30 days from date of 1st exam attempt.


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EXAM SYLLABUS of Lean Six Sigma Yellow Belt certification

  • 1.Syllabus Overview:
    • Overview of Lean Six Sigma
    • Fundamentals of Lean Six Sigma
    • Defining Quality and Its Significance
    • Understanding the Importance of Quality
    • Tools for Ensuring Quality
  • 2.Lean Principles:
    • Exploring Lean Principles
    • Tracing the Historical Evolution of Lean
    • Value Creation in Lean Processes
    • Lean Process Optimization
  • 3.Six Sigma Concepts:
    • Unpacking the Concept of Six Sigma
    • The Historical Development of Six Sigma
    • Distinguishing Good Quality from Six Sigma Quality
    • Practical Application of Six Sigma
  • 4.DMAIC Methodology:
    • DMAIC Overview
    • Defining Tollgates in DMAIC
    • The Purpose of the Define Phase
    • Project Planning and Timeline Development
    • Stakeholder Analysis in DMAIC
    • Crafting a Communication Plan
    • SIPOC Mapping for Process Understanding
    • Gathering the Voice of the Customer (VOC)
  • 5.Measurement Phase:
    • Objectives of the Measurement Phase
    • Designing a Data Collection Plan
    • Assessing Measurement System Analysis (MSA)
    • Evaluating Process Stability and Capability
    • Measurement Tollgate Evaluation
  • 6.Analysis Phase:
    • Goals of the Analysis Phase
    • Establishing Process Sigma Levels
    • Conducting Root Cause Analysis (RCA)
    • Utilizing Root Cause Analysis (RCA) Techniques
    • Control Impact Matrix Analysis
  • 7.Improvement Phase:
    • Objectives of the Improvement Phase
    • Developing Potential Solutions
    • Selection of the Most Appropriate Solution
    • Pilot Testing of the Selected Solution
    • Crafting an Implementation Plan
    • Mapping the New Process
    • Evaluation at the Improvement Tollgate
  • 8.Control Phase:
    • Purpose of the Control Phase
    • Creating a Control Plan
    • Implementing Control Measures
    • Utilizing Control Charts for Monitoring
    • Realizing the Benefits of Process Improvements
    • Closing the Project Successfully


Jason Reeds

Designation -Quality Control Manager

 I was struggling to improve my company's production efficiency and reduce waste. However, after completing the GSDC Lean Six Sigma Yellow Belt Certification, I gained a better understanding of the Lean Six Sigma methodology and tools, which helped me identify the root cause of problems and implement effective solutions. This certification has enabled me to optimize processes, reduce costs, and increase customer satisfaction. I highly recommend GSDC's Lean Six Sigma Yellow Belt Certification to anyone looking to improve their organization's performance.

Mary Hernandez

Designation - Quality Analyst

 The GSDC Lean Six Sigma Yellow Belt Certification offered me valuable knowledge and skills that I could apply to my work immediately. I would highly recommend GSDC's Lean Six Sigma Yellow Belt Certification to anyone looking to improve their professional capabilities. 

Michael Chang

Designation - Quality Engineer

I recently passed the GSDC Lean Six Sigma Yellow Belt certification exam, and I must say it was a challenging yet rewarding experience. The exam was well-designed and tested my understanding of the Lean Six Sigma methodology thoroughly. The exam format was user-friendly, and the support team was responsive to my queries. I would highly recommend GSDC's certification exams to anyone looking to validate their skills and knowledge in Lean Six Sigma.


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