Lean Sigma Yellow Belt

Course Duration: 5 days

Award: Lean Sigma Yellow Belt, Awarded by Cork Institute of Technology. QQI Level 6, 10 ECTS Credits. 

Course Description

Lean Sigma is a very successful methodology for continuous improvement in all organisations. Lean Sigma is based on the elimination of waste and the reduction of variability in processing through engagement and respect for all staff.

A certified Lean Sigma Yellow Belt is a professional who will be capable of applying basic Lean Sigma principles and tools as part of a team to drive improvements and show measurable results. The programme consists of assessment of theory by examination, as well as assessment of practice by portfolio. The portfolio is based on the achievement of class project assignments by candidates. The course draws on both the basic problem-solving tools and waste identification in processes.


Course Content

  • Introduction to Lean Sigma
  • DMAIC Methodology
  • Lean Sigma Concepts
  • Continuous Improvement Tools
  • Improving service processes
  • Tools for eliminating Waste
  • Understand Voice of the Customer
  • In-class project work


Candidates must have a total of at least four years combined academic and industrial experience in a suitable working environment with proven ability. It is suitable for all staff.

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