Advanced SPC

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Course outline

Unit 1 - Advanced Control Charting

Lesson 1

Setting Up Variable Control Charts
  • Calculating control limits and establishing a baseline chart.

Lesson 2

Setting Up Attribute Control Charts
  • Setting up p, np, c, and u charts.

Lesson 3

More Patterns of Instability
  • Explanations of Western Electric, AIAG, Nelson, & Boeing rules.

Lesson 4

Setting Up Individuals & Moving Range Control Charts
  • Calculating control limits and establishing a baseline chart for IX & MR Charts.

Lesson 5

Special Control Charts & Applications
  • Variations on the standard variable data control charts.

Unit Test

Challenge

An assessment of the learnerís progress in this unit.

Unit 2 - Advanced Process Capability

Lesson 1

Conducting a Process Capability Study
  • How-to conduct a process capability study.

Lesson 2

Taking Action to Improve the Process
  • What to do if the process is not capable.

Lesson 3

More Capability Indices
  • Pp & Ppk

  • Differences between Ppk & Cpk.

  • Cpm & Ppm

Lesson 4
Process Capability Study Complications
  • Using individuals instead of subgroups

  • Compensating for tool wear

  • Skewed distributions

  • One-sided specs

  • Short Run processes

Lesson 5

Six Sigma Capability
  • What is meant by Six Sigma Quality.

  • How to use Z-values.

Unit Test

Challenge

An assessment of the learnerís progress in this unit.