Failure Modes and Effects Analysis (FMEA)

Course Outline

INTRODUCTION

The purpose of this course is to cover methods and techniques for completion of Design and Process FMEA’s. This course is designed for Quality, Manufacturing, and Product Engineers.

COURSE LENGTH

8 Hours

TEXT

Failure Modes and Effect Analyses (Participant’s Guide)

PRE-REQUISITES

None

INSTRUCTOR

Gary K. Griffith

OUTLINE
  • Introduction
    Overview
    Purpose of FMEA
    Design Vs. Process FMEA
    Applicable Definitions
    Using FMEA results
    FMEA’s and Process Control
  • Design FMEA’s
    Purpose
    Design Responsibility
    Levels of Preparation
    FMEA Teams
    Item / Function
    Structured FMEA Format
    Failure Modes
    Effects
    Severity
    Evaluation Criteria
    Causes
    Occurrence
    Current Controls
    Detection
    RPN Number
    Recommended Actions
    Responsibility
    Actions Taken
    New RPN Number
    Follow-up
  • Process FMEA’s
    Purpose
    Design Responsibility
    Levels of Preparation
    FMEA Teams
    Item / Function
    Structured FMEA Format
    Failure Modes
    Effects
    Severity
    Evaluation Criteria
    Causes
    Occurrence
    Current Controls
    Detection
    RPN Number
    Recommended Actions
    Responsibility
    Actions Taken
    New RPN Number
    Follow-up