Six Sigma Yellow Belt Training Course

A practical one day inter-active Six Sigma Yellow Belt training course, which explains the concepts of Six Sigma, and the 5 key inputs and outputs of the 5 DMAIC phases.

What will you learn?

At the conclusion of the Six Sigma Yellow Belt training course each delegate will be able to:

  • Understand the history and development behind the Six Sigma DMAIC methodology
  • Understand the fundamental concepts behind Six Sigma
  • Document business processes in the form of Process Maps
  • Analyse processes for Quick Win opportunities and Value Added / Non-Value Added process steps
  • Select the relevant process performance metrics on processes and plan data collection through Measurement Planning
  • Analyse basic process performance data for performance trends and “Special” causes of variation
  • Apply some fundamental 6 Sigma tools and techniques within their own working environment to identify root causes and develop solution proposals for improvement

Course Content

The training course covers the following topics:

  • Six Sigma concepts – from right first time to continuous improvement
  • The 5 DMAIC phases and the key outputs from each phase
  • Team-working – do’s and don’ts for effective teams
  • Understanding and validating the customer’s needs (Critical Customer Requirements)
  • Data collection – the cost of collecting data
  • Analysis of data for performance trends – data driven decision making
  • How the principles, concepts and tools can be applied to any process
  • Understanding root causes of problems
  • Developing solutions that meet the needs of the Customer and the Business
  • Performance measurement – how to prove that an improvement has taken place

The Six Sigma Yellow Belt training course is limited to a maximum of 12 delegates. Cost: £295 plus vat per delegate. Course costs cover the training session, a comprehensive set of course notes, lunch, refreshments, an attendance certificate and an Aster Training Yellow Belt.

This is a non-residential training course. The course can be delivered in house if required. For further information contact Aster Training on 01296 720281 for a free consultation to discuss your training requirements.

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Review by Alan Sullivan, Graphic Packaging

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Review by Alan Sullivan, Graphic Packaging

"It's a must do!"

Very good

Review by Dave Shaw, Graphic Packacking

"The course was very good, the group interaction and working together was helpful."

Well Presented

Review by Tony Cockle

"Very well presented."


Review by Martin Johnson, Graphic Packaging

"Very good presentation and material."

Found out a lot

Review by Steve Box, Graphic Packaging

"Learned a lot more about how things work."

The right pace

Review by Mark Healey, Graphic Packaging

"Delivered in clear, concise terms and at the right pace."

You've got to do this course

Review by Alan Sullivan, Graphic Packaging

"It's a must do!"


Review by Vinny Morgan, Load Turner, Graphic Packaging

"Very well put over and the trainer kept it interesting."

Worth Doing

Review by Chris Bailey, Load Turner,. Graphic Packaging

"It was very good and definitely worth doing."

Expertly explained

Review by Simon Turner, Production Manager, Alcatel Lucent.

"Explained and accurately demonstrated the obvious benefits these tools and techniques deliver."