Lean Six Sigma Yellow Belt

Develop a foundational understanding of Lean Six Sigma and begin to improve business processes with MoreSteam’s online Lean Six Sigma Yellow Belt course.

Apply Lean and Six Sigma Methodologies to Enhance Your Problem-Solving Skills

The Lean Six Sigma Yellow Belt course is designed to provide participants with a foundational understanding of Lean and Six Sigma principles, equipping them with the tools and skills necessary to contribute to process improvement initiatives within an organization. This self-paced online course is ideal for individuals seeking a comprehensive introduction to Lean Six Sigma methodologies and aiming to make meaningful contributions to efficiency and quality in their work environment.

The course is delivered through a combination of lessons, videos, interactive exercises, and case studies to ensure a hands-on learning experience. Participants will have the opportunity to apply Lean Six Sigma tools and methodologies in real-world scenarios. Our customer support team is available as you navigate your courses, ensuring you have all you need to get the most out of your online training. Should you have any content-related questions or technical concerns, we provide exceptional customer service.

Quick Facts

Course Type
Time to Complete
27 hours
Optional Add-on
Average salary of a Lean Six Sigma Yellow Belt $114,424*
Average savings of a Yellow Belt project $75,000*

*As of 2023, reported in "2023 ASQ Salary Survey: The Complete Report," Quality Progress, December 2023.

Lean Six Sigma Yellow Belt Curriculum

MoreSteam's Yellow Belt course provides a foundational understanding of Lean Six Sigma principles, process improvement tools and skills, and the ability to address problems effectively using the DMAIC Method. It's ideal for those looking to improve their problem-solving skills and enhance their ability to support their team. View a detailed outline of the course content.


3 Hrs

  1. The Cost of Poor Quality
  1. The 5 Lean Principles
  1. The 8 Forms of Waste
  1. The 99.9% Problem
  1. DMAIC - The Improvement Process
  1. Introduction to EngineRoom®


7 Hrs

  1. Project Selection & Project Charters
  1. Voice of the Customer
  1. Critical to Quality Characteristics (CTQC)
  1. The Source of Value (Going to Gemba)
  1. Process Mapping & Flow Charts


6 Hrs

  1. Measurement as a Process
  1. Trend Charts and Pareto Charts
  1. Histograms
  1. X & Moving Range Charts
  1. Statistical Process Control (SPC)


3 Hrs

  1. Cause & Effect Diagrams
  1. 5-Why, 1-How
  1. Regression Analysis
  1. Scatter Plots
  1. Measuring Correlation


5 Hrs

  1. Benchmarking & Brainstorming
  1. Failure Mode and Effects Analysis (FMEA)
  1. Continuous Flow
  1. Quick Changeover
  1. Error-Proofing
  1. Piloting Solutions


3 Hrs

  1. Visual Management
  1. 5-S Approach
  1. Total Productive Maintenance
  1. Standardized Work
  1. Process Control Plans

Included in this Course

27 hours of practice-based training with a strong emphasis on application
Course customizations based on industry for a personalized learning experience.
Lesson audio, blackboard videos, formula walk-throughs, interactive exercises, and industry case studies
Access to the course for 365 days, allowing you to work at your own pace
One of eight language options: English, Chinese, German, Portuguese, Spanish, French, Italian, or Polish
Lessons developed by industry leaders with 20+ years of experience delivering Lean Six Sigma training
One year of access to EngineRoom, MoreSteam's online data analysis software for continuous improvement
Course tools to track your progress, highlight the material, take notes, and bookmark lessons for review

Get Started By Customizing Your Journey


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This yellow belt course is self-guided and does not include certification. You can add certification now or at any time after enrollment.

Your price: $899


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This is one of the best online courses that I have attended. It provides a very clear understanding of Lean Six Sigma, even to the uninitiated.


Emirates NBD

The ability to either read or listen to the lessons allowed me to learn either at my desk or on business trips. The mobile-friendly format meant I wasn't tied to a computer.


St. Luke's Health System

EngineRoom was great — I couldn't have passed without it!



I really enjoyed the course. I have started applying many of the methodologies into my day-to-day routines, and I can see the difference.



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