Lean Six Sigma Yellow Belt

at Certstaffix Training - Laurel

Course Details
$1,760 4 seats left
Start Date:

Mon, Jan 25, 10:00am - Jan 27, 5:00pm Eastern Time (3 sessions)

Laurel, Downtown, Washington, D.C.
14502 Greenview Dr Ste 300A
Near Laurel Bowie Rd
Laurel, Maryland 20708
Purchase Options
Class Level: All levels
Age Requirements: 18 and older
Average Class Size: 3

Flexible Reschedule Policy: This provider has flexible, free rescheduling for any-in person workshop. Please see the cancellation policy for more details

What you'll learn in this six sigma training:

This course will prepare you to achieve the status of certified Six Sigma Yellow Belt. It covers the Define, Measure and Control phases of the Six Sigma methodology and will prepare you for more than a basic understanding of Six Sigma. You'll be on your way to a new level of understanding. You'll be prepared to converse and keep up with the progress and direction of certified black belt and green belts.

Upon successful completion of this course, students will have an introduction to process management and the basic tools of Six Sigma, giving them a stronger understanding of processes, enabling each individual to provide meaningful assistance in achieving the organization’s overall objectives. Combined with homework assignments following the class, will lead to Yellow Belt certification.

This course will prepare students to take the IASSC Yellow Belt Certification Exam. A practice exam is included in Six Sigma course prices.

Course Outline

Yellow Belt Training: Define Phase
  • 1.1 Six Sigma Overview
  • 1.1.1 What is Six Sigma
  • 1.1.2 Six Sigma History
  • 1.1.3 Six Sigma Approach Y = f(x)
  • 1.1.4 Six Sigma Methodology
  • 1.1.5 Roles & Responsibilities
  • 1.2 The Fundamentals of Six Sigma
  • 1.2.1 Defining a Process
  • 1.2.2 VOC & CTQ’s
  • 1.2.3 Cost of Poor Quality (COPQ)
  • 1.2.4 Pareto Analysis (80:20 rule)
  • 1.3 Lean Six Sigma Projects
  • 1.3.1 Six Sigma Metrics
  • 1.3.2 Business Case & Charter
  • 1.3.3 Project Team Selection
  • 1.4 Lean Fundamentals
  • 1.4.1 Lean & Six Sigma
  • 1.4.2 History of Lean
  • 1.4.3 The Seven Deadly Muda
  • 1.4.4 Five-S (5S)
Yellow Belt Training: Measure Phase
  • 2.1 Process Definition
  • 2.1.1 Cause & Effect Diagrams
  • 2.1.2 Process Mapping
  • 2.1.3 X-Y Diagram
  • 2.1.4 FMEA: Failure Modes & Effects Analysis
  • 2.2 Six Sigma Statistics
  • 2.2.1 Basic Statistics
  • 2.2.2 Descriptive Statistics
  • 2.2.3 Distributions & Normality
  • 2.2.4 Graphical Analysis
  • 2.3 Measurement System Analysis
  • 2.3.1 Precision & Accuracy
  • 2.3.2 Bias, Linearity & Stability
  • 2.3.3 Gage R&R
  • 2.3.4 Variable & Attribute MSA
  • 2.4 Process Capability
  • 2.4.1 Capability Analysis
  • 2.4.2 Concept of Stability
  • 2.4.3 Attribute & Discrete Capability
  • 2.4.4 Monitoring Techniques
Yellow Belt Training: Control Phase
  • 3.1 Lean Controls
  • 3.1.1 Control Methods for 5S
  • 3.1.2 Kanban
  • 3.1.3 Poka-Yoke (Mistake Proofing)
  • 3.2 Six Sigma Control Plans
  • 3.2.1 Cost Benefit Analysis
  • 3.2.2 Elements of the Control Plan
  • 3.2.3 Elements of the Response Plan
Headsets for free, Guaranteed to Run, Re-Takes for free (Up to 6 months), Interactive Classroom environment.

Registration Note: We can only accept students into our classes whose tuition is being paid by an employer or sponsoring organization. Self-paying individuals cannot enroll.

School Notes:

Courseware (if a course has a Courseware) will be shipped to the address provided two weeks before the class starts. Make sure that the additional info field is properly and correctly filled out to avoid Courseware being lost in transit. Please also note that P.O. Box addresses are not allowed.

Certstaffix Training offers instructor-led live training classes that can be taken from your home or work. We also have real physical locations where students can go and connect to class in a quiet office with a computer that we provide. Our instructors teach from a remote location while being able to interact with students as in a traditional classroom setting.

Instructors can view student progress and take control of their PC to provide direct assistance. Students can see the instructor's presentation as well as voice questions directly to the instructor and participate in class discussions.

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Refund Policy

Note: This provider has a temporary cancellation policy for COVID-19 related cancellations which is as follows: 

All of our classes are offered live online and any student with a computer and an internet connection can take class from their home or anywhere else they feel comfortable. For customers who are concerned about COVID-19 with regard to attending classes from one of our computer labs, please know that you can switch to attend from home up to the day before class. We just ask that you notify us so we can send them class connection information and inform the center staff that they won’t be coming in for class. 

With regard to our computer labs, each one holds a maximum of only two students per room so no student will need to be in close proximity to any large group of people. We’ve also asked the centers that host our computer labs to disinfect all keyboards/mice/surfaces, etc. after each use and requested that they provide hand sanitizer to our students. That being said, we definitely understand if a student would feel more comfortable taking class from their home.  

We purchase and ship books to students two weeks before their class date and we are charged for any computer lab booking if not cancelled within a week of the booking date, so we would not be able to fully refund a student who wants to cancel less than two weeks before class without incurring a financial loss to us that we would not be able to recover. With the attend from home option, students do hava a choice to stay home and still get their training. Students can also choose to postpone their training to a later date if they wish. 


Original cancellation policy (non-COVID-19):

You can cancel or reschedule your registration without penalty or charge provided you give notice of 10 business days (M-F) or more days before the start of my class.

If you request to cancel or reschedule your registration 10 Business Days (M-F) or less days before the class start you will be charged 100% the course fee and will not be entitled to a refund. You have one (1) opportunity to use our Make-Up policy to have those funds applied to a later class date.

You cannot change your class location ten (10) Business days (M-F) or less before the class start because Certified Staffing Solutions has shipped training materials and provisioned resources. Location changes requested prior to that timeframe are subject to availability and may incur an additional charge.

Should Certified Staffing Solutions need to cancel your class due to insufficient enrollment, or postpone it due to events beyond their control, Certified Staffing Solutions will notify you as soon as possible. In such cases, you may reschedule to a future class date at no additional charge or receive a refund for any money on account relating to that registration.

Travel arrangements and costs are the sole responsibility of the student. Certified Staffing Solutions suggests obtaining refundable reservations. Certified Staffing Solutions classes are confirmed approximately 14 days before the start of the class. We cannot guarantee class commitments before that window of time. Certified Staffing Solutions will not be responsible for any cancellation costs incurred, including but not limited to, airline/mass transit tickets, hotel reservations and so on.


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10:00am - 5:00pm Eastern Time Remote Instructor 3 $1,760
This course consists of multiple sessions, view schedule for sessions.
Tue, Jan 26 10:00am - 5:00pm Eastern Time Remote Instructor
Wed, Jan 27 10:00am - 5:00pm Eastern Time Remote Instructor

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