Lean Six Sigma is a management approach to business performance improvement that has blended the two individual specialisms of Lean and Six Sigma.

Lean Six Sigma – Yellow Belt

Who should attend?

·         Anyone who wants to learn basic Lean Six Sigma principles and the most important Lean Six Sigma instruments

·         Improvement Managers

·         Operational Line Managers

·         Team Managers

·         Project Managers

·         Change Managers

·         Finance Managers

·         IT Managers

·         HR Managers

·         Staff involved in business process performance improvement projects

Learning objectives

  • The general philosophy of process mprovement and why it’s important in moving an organization towards operational excellence
  • Awareness of different process improvement methods
  • How to execute improvement projects
  • Setting up and facilitating Kaizen teams
  • Techniques to create a continuous improvement culture
  • The tools and techniques needed to create stable and efficient processes

Educational approach

  • Lecture sessions are illustrated with examples based on case studies
  • Practical exercises are based on the material which includes role playing and discussions
  • Practice tests are similar to the Certification Exam

Exam format

  • Multiple choice format
  • 50 questions per paper
  • 25 marks or more required to pass (out of 50 available) – 50%
  • 40 minutes duration
  • Closed-book
  • Calculators are not permitted for this exam