Sampling Plans Course Code : Q-05

Duration : 1 Day

Introduction :
Statistical Sampling Plans have been used by quality professionals worldwide for effective control and monitoring of purchased parts. This course aims at learning basic concepts in understanding and administering sampling plans with hands on exercises in selection and interpretation of sampling plans.

Who should attend the training?

  • The course is most appropriate for engineers involved in
  • Quality Engineers and Managers
  • Supplier Development Engineers
  • Quality Technicians and Inspectors
  • Others responsible for measuring and tracking supplier performance

Agenda for the Training :

  • Introduction and expectations of participants
  • Historical background of sampling plans
  • Population and sample
  • 100% inspection vs sampling
  • Types of Data
  • Measures of Central Tendency: Mean, Mode and Median
  • Measures of Variation: Range and Standard Deviation
  • Normal Distribution and its properties
  • Terminology in sampling:
  • AQL, RQL, AOQL, Sampling error, homogeneity of lot
  • Operating Characteristics: ideal and actual, effect of sample size and acceptance numbers
  • Sampling risks
  • Sampling plans for attribute data (IS 2500 Part 1)
  • Selection of sampling plans: single, double and multiple sampling plans based on inspection levels
  • Switching rules from normal to tightened and reduced
  • Application exercises
  • Sampling Plans by Variables (Is 2500 Part 2)
  • Selection of sampling plans: variability known vs unknown, range and standard deviation methods
  • One sided and two sided specification limits
  • Application exercises
  • Quiz

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Pune 411029.

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