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FMEA and Design for Six Sigma

FMEA and Design for Six Sigma


Overview/Description
Target Audience
Prerequisites
Expected Duration
Lesson Objectives
Course Number
Expertise Level



Overview/Description
This course covers DFSS and FMEA methodologies and concepts, compares them to Six Sigma DMAIC, and covers how to prioritize process and design risks using FMEA. This course is aligned with ASQ's 2015 Six Sigma Green Belt Body of Knowledge.

Target Audience
Candidates seeking Six Sigma Green Belt certification; quality professionals, engineers, production managers, and frontline supervisors; process owners and champions charged with the responsibility of improving quality and processes at the organizational or departmental level

Prerequisites
None

Expected Duration (hours)
1.5

Lesson Objectives

FMEA and Design for Six Sigma

  • distinguish between DFSS tools
  • determine whether to use DFSS for a given project
  • identify the similarities between DFSS and Six Sigma
  • distinguish between IDOV methodology stages
  • distinguish between DMADV methodology stages
  • distinguish between DMAIC, IDOV, and DMADV characteristics
  • identify characteristics of FMEA
  • distinguish between FMEA types
  • recognize steps in the FMEA process
  • distinguish between the components of a risk priority number
  • calculate RPN
  • recognize differences and similarities between DFMEA and PFMEA
  • recognize components of FMEA worksheets
  • demonstrate your understanding of DFSS and FMEA and use them appropriately in process improvement initiatives
  • Course Number:
    apr_01_a03_bs_enus

    Expertise Level
    Intermediate