#1 Career Advancement Certification
Lean Six Sigma
Yellow Belt Certification
Preparing You for Your Next Leadership Role
Lean Six Sigma Yellow Belts are Executivelevel decisionmakers, managers, or subject matter experts (SMEs) who seek to understand Lean Six Sigma principles without the "Analyze or Improve" phases of the DMAIC methodology. Learn to understand and participate.
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Lean Six Sigma Yellow Belt Certification  Course Details
Course Title  Lessons  Quizzes 
Phase Tests 
Exam Attempts 
Exam Questions 
Pass Score 
Time Limit 
Pass Rate 
Sat. Rating  PDU 
Earned Designation 
Avg. Completion  Price 

Lean Six Sigma Yellow Belt  11  11  3  2  50  80%  1Hr.  97.9%  96.4%  50  LSSYB  27 Days  $595 
Certification Requirements
 Complete all Lessons and Quizzes
 Pass all Phase Tests (unlimited attempts, passing score 80%)
 Pass the LSSYB Certification Exam (2 attempts, passing score 80%, 1hr. time limit)
 Complete the Required Course Feedback Form
Course Does Not Require a Project  Statistical Software is Not Required  Default Statistical References: Minitab. SigmaXL and JMP Versions are Available on Request  Curriculum Compatibility: Minitab v.22, SigmaXL v.10, JMP v.18. KEY: LSS = Lean Six Sigma  SS = Six Sigma  BB = Black Belt  GB = Green Belt  YB = Yellow Belt  PDU = Professional Development Units
Michael Parker  MBB & Founder
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Lean Six Sigma Yellow Belt Course Outline

Define Phase
Overview of Six Sigma
Six Sigma Fundamentals
Lean Six Sigma Projects
Lean FundamentalsDefine Phase Test

Measure Phase
Process Definition
Six Sigma Statistics
Measurement Systems
Process CapabilityMeasure Phase Test

Analyze Phase>
Patterns of Variation
Inferential Statistics
Hypothesis Testing
Hyp. Tests Normal
Hyp. Tests NonNormal
Analyze Phase Test

Improve Phase
Simple Linear Regression
Multiple Regression
Design of Experiment
Full Factorial DOE
Fractional Factorial DOEImprove Phase Test

Control Phase
Statistical Process Control
Six Sigma Control Plans
Lean ControlsControl Phase Test
LSSYB Certification Exam

DEFINE PHASE

Overview of Six Sigma
What is Six Sigma
Six Sigma History
Six Sigma Approach Y = f(x)
Six Sigma Methodology
Roles & Responsibilities 
Six Sigma Fundamentals
Defining a Process
VOC & CTQ's
QFD
Cost of Poor Quality
Pareto Analysis (80:20 rule) 
Lean Six Sigma Projects
Six Sigma Metrics
Rolled Throughput Yield
Business Case & Charter
Project Team Selection
Project Risk Management
Project Planning 
Lean Fundamentals
Lean and Six Sigma
History of Lean
Seven Deadly Muda
FiveS (5S)
Define Phase Test

MEASURE PHASE

Process Definition
Cause & Effect Diagram
Cause & Effect Matrix
Process Mapping
FMEA
Theory of Constraints 
Six Sigma Statistics
Basic Statistics
Descriptive Statistics
Distributions & Normality
Graphical Analysis 
MSA
Precision & Accuracy
Bias, Linearity & Stability
Gage R&R
Variable & Attribute MSA 
Process Capability
Capability Analysis
Concept of Stability
Attribute vs Discrete
Monitoring Techniques
Measure Phase Test

ANALYZE PHASE

Patterns of Variation
MultiVari Analysis
Classes of Distributions 
Inferential Statistics
Understanding Inference
Sampling Techniques
Sample Size
Central Limit Theorem 
Hypothesis Testing
Hypothesis Testing
Statistical Significance
Risk; Alpha & Beta
Types of Hypothesis Tests 
Hyp. Tests Normal
1sample ttest
2Sample ttest
Paired ttest
1sample variance
One Way ANOVA 
Hyp. Tests NonNormal
MannWhitney
Moods Median
KruskalWallis / Friedman
1 Sample Sign & Wilcoxon
1 & 2 Sample Proportions
ChiSquared
Test of Equal Variances
Analyze Phase Test

IMPROVE PHASE

Simple Linear Reg.
Correlation
XY Diagram
Regression Equations
Residuals Analysis 
Multiple Regression
NonLinear Reg.
Multiple Linear Reg.
Confidence Intervals
Residuals Analysis
BoxCox Transformation
Stepwise Regression
Logistic Regression 
Design of Experiment
Experiment Objectives
Experimental Methods
DOE Design Considerations 
Full Factorial DOE
2^{k} Full Factorial Designs
Linear & Quadratic Models
Orthogonal Designs
Fit, Model & Center Points 
Fractional Factorial DOE
Fractional Designs
Confounding Effects
Experimental Resolution
Improve Phase Test

CONTROL PHASE

SPC
Data Collection for SPC
Individuals Charts
Xbar Charts
Proportions Charts
CumSum, EWMA Charts
Control Chart Anatomy
Subgroups & Sampling
Control Limits 
Lean Controls
Control Methods for 5S
Kanban
PokaYoke 
Six Sigma Control Plans
Cost Benefit Analysis
Control Plan Elements
Response Plan Elements
Control Phase Test 
LSSYB Certification Exam
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