Design FMEA Course Code : R-03

Duration : 1 Day

Introduction :
Field failures of products is one of the major concerns for senior management of most organizations. Failure Mode and Effects Analysis (FMEA) is one of the most effective tool to prevent field failure and improve reliability of products. Design FMEA is performed during development to evaluate products prior to production.

Who should attend the training?

  • The course is most appropriate for engineers involved in
  • Design and/or Development of New Products
  • Reliability Testing of Products
  • Quality Assurance,
  • Problem Solving and Quality/Reliability Improvement

Agenda for the Training :

  • Introduction and expectations of participants
  • Historical background of FMEA
  • Understand FMEA types and basic terminology
  • System and Reliability Block Diagrams,
  • Scope and Level of FMEA
  • Risk assessment and planning for improvement
  • Guidelines for rating of Severity, Occurrence and Detection/Prevention Controls
  • Criteria for rating as per Automotive Industry Action Group (AIAG)
  • Risk Priority Number (RPN), prioritizing for improvement actions
  • Revised RPN and threshold levels
  • Apply the rating system in exercises
  • Application Example
  • Group Exercise for application of DFMEA (Usually customized depending on participants)
  • Some design improvement guidelines
  • Guidelines for Classification of Characteristics
  • Team Mechanics of FMEA
  • Introduction to FMECA
  • Quiz

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Institute of Quality and Reliability,
Plot No.39,
Shantiban Cooperative Housing Society,
Near Gandhi Bhavan,
Pune 411029.

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