It generally takes between 1 to 3 weeks to complete the Six Sigma Yellow Belt certification program. This program is designed for the entry-level user and the certification exam tests the member on their understanding of the key Yellow Belt practitioner roles.
The program is completely self-paced so you can move at whatever speed is comfortable for you. If you have some Six Sigma experience, you may be able to complete the program faster. You have a full year to complete it.
The Six Sigma Yellow Belt certification exam through the Management and Strategy Institute is approximately 35 to 55 questions. You have 1 hour to complete the exam.
The study material included with the Six Sigma Yellow Belt certification is specifically designed to help prepare you for the exam. It covers all of the key topics you need to understand. Some of those topics include:
History of Six Sigma
Why is Six Sigma used in business, and where did it come from.
y = f(x)
It all begins with a simple equation. Although Six Sigma talks a lot about statistical analysis and measurements and various other mathematical applications, at the core of the process is one simple equation.
Identify where variances are occurring in a function
You can view the Yellow Belt certification and all information about it here: Six Sigma Yellow Belt Certification
The Management and Strategy Institute does not require a project to be completed for the Six Sigma Yellow Belt certification.