Six Sigma Yellow Belt (SSYB) Certification


Yellow Belts usually manage projects of smaller scope with shortened expected completion times. They also participate on teams led by a Green Belt or Black Belt and there may be several Yellow Belts and/or Green Belts on a team.

Yellow Belts learn to identify wastes and "see" the hidden factory losses. They are also expected to a have a basic understanding of statistical tools but usually do not get involved in hypothesis testing or DOE's.

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Six Sigma Yellow Belt Certification

Click here to review variety of options from on-line, live, and classroom courses. These courses cover the DMAIC phases in Six Sigma methodology.

You'll be prepared to converse and pace with progress and direction from certified Black Belts and Green Belts.

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Order this downloadable Yellow Belt curriculum in .pptx or .pdf which includes the following: Click on one of the two logos above for .pptx or .pdf options. 

  • Aligned to CSSC, ASQ, and IASSC BOKs
  • Content packaged in a zip file with the core curriculum in one .pptx file
  • Curriculum Page Count: >500
  • Dozens of templates, tables and other tools in .xlsx, .docx, and .pdf format
  • Hypothesis Testing Roadmap, Control Charts Roadmap, DMAIC Roadmap

Typical Yellow Belt Certification Requirements

Certificate programs are less rigorous than Green Belt or Black Belt programs and usually consist of the following: 

  • 2-3 days of training with cost typically ranging from $500-$750
  • Participation in at least one Six Sigma project
  • Evidence using project management tools
  • Evidence showing basic application of statistics
  • Evidence of understanding the Lean principles
  • Written examination

This site has over 100 example certification problems available for subscribers of this site. Many of the problems have further explanations along with additional developmental material that can be found within this site.

Six Sigma Yellow Belt Certification

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