Lean Six Sigma Yellow Belt Firebrand Training

Course spotlight — Lean Six Sigma Yellow Belt™ ICYB™

If you'd like to start a career in Project Management, you need a certification that can attest to your skills.

The official IASSC® Certified Lean Six Sigma Yellow Belt™ ICYB™ is one of the best-known Project Management certifications in the world.

Could it be right for you?

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What is the Lean Six Sigma Yellow Belt™?

Developed by Motorola US in the 1980s, Six Sigma is a business management strategy a business management strategy that focuses on three areas: Improvement, Change, and Project Management.

It seeks to improve quality by identifying and removing the causes of defects and streamlining processes.

The Six Sigma organisational structure is comprised of Belts™ from Yellow to Black.

The Yellow Belt™ is a Lean Six Sigma survival kit for managers and professionals who need to apply this methodology to their work. It can also be used to raise awareness of Six Sigma within companies and teams.

This belt is suitable for Team Managers, Project Managers, Programme Managers, Improvement Managers, Change Managers, as well as Managers in Finance, IT, and HR.


Who is this course for?

The Yellow Belt™ is an introductory course suitable for supervisors, project leaders, team members, and managers. You do not have to have previous experience in this field or Project Management to attend this course.

If you're interested in taking the Lean Six Sigma Green Belt™ course, to make the most of this course, we recommend you complete the Yellow Belt™ first.


How long does the Yellow Belt™ take?

We specialise in accelerated courses. The official IASSC® Certified Lean Six Sigma Yellow Belt™ ICYB™ takes only 2 days.

At Firebrand, we are proud to offer IASSC®-accredited courses as an ATO of PeopleCert.


Where is the course delivered?

In the UK, delegates can take the course at distraction-free training facilities such as Wyboston Lakes, Bedfordshire (accommodations & meals included), or online, through live instructor-led training.

If you reside abroad or are travelling, you can take the course at our training centres in Germany, The Netherlands, and other locations in Northern Europe, as well as online through live instructor-led training.


What will you learn?

This course takes you through the three core phases of Lean Six Sigma Methodology:

  • Define
  • Measure
  • Control

The course progresses from Six Sigma fundamentals, selecting Lean Six Sigma projects, and the lean enterprise to Six Sigma statistics and control plans.


Does this course include an exam?

Yes. As part of this accelerated course, delegates receive a voucher for the official IASSC® Certified Lean Six Sigma Yellow Belt™ ICYB™ exam that they can sit remotely.



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Achieve your Yellow Belt™ with Firebrand

For the past 13 years in a row, we’ve been named one of the Top 20 IT Training Companies in the World.

We specialise in accelerated courses that get you certified at twice the speed.

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