Certified Lean Six Sigma Yellow Belt
Level 1 Business Improvement
Recipients of the 9 Skills Factory lean six sigma yellow belt qualification possess the knowledge, capability and tools to remove / reduce waste in their day to day work processes.
They have the ability to recognise where waste and unnecessary activity exists in their processes and apply a number of core lean tools to address that waste.
Level of Professional Development
Time Commitment
Continued Professional Development (CPD) Scoring
29 CPD Points Allocated (attained @ 1 per lesson, 3 per quiz)
Attainment Criteria
TRAINING - Complete the two part lean six sigma yellow belt training course.
APPLICATION - Apply a minimum of one core lean tool to their own work process.
ASSESSMENT -Successfully pass an online self paced exam, and provide evidence of their competency in removing waste from a work process using lean.
Competencies Demonstrated
Candidates holding this qualification, have successfully demonstrated the following core competencies:
  • Ability to accurately describe the types of problems the different methodologies of business improvement address in a value stream
  • Demonstrate understanding of the difference between Lean and Six Sigma methodologies
  • Demonstrate basic working knowledge of the DMAIC project management process
  • Identify the existence of the 7 different types of process waste in their work
  • Create value adding efficiencies in the workplace using practical improvement tools from the Lean Six Sigma toolbox
Training Information
For more details about the training that the qualification holder has undertaken, view the links below.
Lean Six Sigma Yellow Belt Certification
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