Healthcare Yellow Belt

Welcome to the world of Lean Six Sigma. This course will give you a complete overview of the Lean Six Sigma methodology and its underlying mindset of Continuous Improvement, all adjusted for application within the healthcare sector.
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There is no better entry point into the world of Lean Six Sigma than the Yellow Belt. Whether you are planning to follow up with Green Belt or Black Belt certification, or simply want to reap the benefits of the mindset and methodology for yourself, this course has everything you need to get started.

You’ll learn how to think like a Lean Six Sigma professional, utilizing the mindset and philosophy of Continuous Improvement to identify improvement potential within a Healthcare context. You will have a complete overview of Lean Six Sigma as a methodology, and will understand how its methods, tools and mindset all relate to one another.

Healthcare Yellow Belt

This online Healthcare Yellow Belt course contains 9 lessons, throughout which you will learn about the history, mindset, methods, tools and structure of Lean Six Sigma. You will be presented with some of the most important principles and terms, such as Customer Value, Flow, and what it means to have a Six Sigma process.

The lessons consist of videos, text excerpts, learning objectives, summary, helpful infographics and case studies. Each lesson also contains a quiz with which to test your knowledge and understanding of the course content.

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Lesson 1

What is Lean Six Sigma?

Duration

30 mins

Quiz

Lesson 2

The ring pull

Duration

30 mins

Quiz

Lesson 3

What is a process?

Duration

30 mins

Quiz

Lesson 4

Two ways to organise CI Initiatives

Duration

30 mins

Quiz

Lesson 5

Ongoing Improvement Initiatives

Duration

30 mins

Quiz

Lesson 6

Project-based Improvement Initiatives

Duration

30 mins

Quiz

Lesson 7

Value-adding and non-value adding activities

Duration

30 mins

Quiz

Lesson 8

Recognizing waste in a process

Duration

30 mins

Quiz

Lesson 9

Variation

Duration

30 mins

Quiz

This Course also contains:

  • Templates
  • 2 re-exam
  • Infographics
  • Practical examples

Reasons to start this journey

We want you to be sure that this course is the right choice for you, so here’s a list of reasons to pick this course. If those don’t resonate at all, no need to worry! There’s plenty of courses to choose from.

Tailored for Healthcare

If you wish to start applying Lean Six Sigma within a healthcare environment, this is the course for you! This online course was designed in close collaboration with Great Ormond Street Hospital, in order to ensure that the Lean Six Sigma mindset, philosophy and methods were properly adjusted for application within a healthcare environment in which the aim is to provide world-class care.

Crash course in Lean Six Sigma

You will receive a crash course in Lean Six Sigma, so that you not only know the structure of the methodology and everything it contains, but also know exactly what it should be used for and when. You will have an overview of the main methods and tools used in Lean Six Sigma, such as DMAIC, stand-ups and Kaizen Events, to name just a few.

Prepare for further certification

Becoming a Yellow Belt is the first step towards a bright future in the world of Lean Six Sigma. Armed with your knowledge and perspective you will be more than ready to take the next steps toward Green Belt and Black Belt. With this solid foundation the classroom Green and Black Belt courses will be a lot easier.

Participate in Lean Six Sigma projects

As a Yellow Belt, you will be able to participate in any Black Belt or Green Belt-led continuous improvement initiatives. You will know what is expected of you, so that you can deliver a valuable contribution to any Lean Six Sigma project.

Learn with the best

This online course was designed by The Lean Six Sigma Company, an international training organisation on the subject of Lean Six Sigma, in close collaboration with Great Ormond Street Hospital. Great Ormond Street Hospital (GOSH) is a renowned children’s hospital in London. GOSH was founded in 1852 with only 10 beds, that has since grown to become one of the world’s leading children’s hospitals, housing the widest range of specialists under one roof.

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Instructor

Michel Doppert

Michel is a GE-certified Master Black Belt with over 25 years of experience in Continuous Improvement. He has trained and coached hundreds of Lean Six Sigma professionals worldwide. He is active as director and Lead Instructor at the Lean Six Sigma Company UK.

Pass rate

80%

Certification

Upon successful completion of this course you will be awarded with an official Yellow Belt certificate from The Lean Six Sigma Company.

This certification serves as proof that you have mastered the foundation of Lean Six Sigma, and are able to make a valuable contribution to any Continuous Improvement initiative. You will have taken your first steps in your Lean Six Sigma journey and will be more than ready for what is to come next.

What will you learn?

Our online courses are created in close collaboration with educational experts. We have carefully translated internationally recognized learning objectives into course content using the Taxonomy of Educational Objectives.

An important advantage of online courses is that students can learn at any time and any place. Our courses are always set up in such a way that you will be able to master one topic in just 30 minutes. You can learn at your own convenience whether commuting or taking a short break from work.

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The Lean Six Sigma Mindset

In this course you will learn about the mindset of Continuous Improvement, which is pivotal to the success of any Lean Six Sigma initiative and serves as the backbone of the entire methodology. You will not only learn about its significance, but also how to apply it to your own life.

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Structure and Tools

With all its terminology, techniques and statistics, Lean Six Sigma can be a lot to take in for the uninitiated. In this course you will be given a full overview of the Lean Six Sigma methodology, its methods, tools and even the organizational structure needed to support its daily and project-based initiatives.

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Essential principles

There’s a few basic concepts that every Lean Six Sigma professional should know by heart, no matter their level. Just to name a few, there’s Flow, Pull and of course, the meaning of having a ‘Six Sigma’ process. These are the essentials you need to start putting it all in practice.

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Healthcare Yellow Belt

This online Healthcare Yellow Belt course contains 9 lessons, throughout which you will learn about the history, mindset, methods, tools and structure of Lean Six Sigma. You will be presented with some of the most important principles and terms, such as Customer Value, Flow, and what it means to have a Six Sigma process.

The lessons consist of videos, text excerpts, learning objectives, summary, helpful infographics and case studies. Each lesson also contains a quiz with which to test your knowledge and understanding of the course content.

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