Process FMEA

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Failure Mode and Effects Analysis, or FMEA, is a structured approach used to identify ways in which a product or process can fail, estimate risk associated with specific causes, and prioritize actions that should be taken to reduce risk. In this full-day workshop, you'll learn about process FMEAs (PFMEA) as described by AIAG in the June 2019 publication Failure Mode and Effect Analysis - FMEA Handbook by AIAG and VDA, including the format and content of PFMEAs.

Course Objectives:

  • Define FMEA and describe the purpose of FMEAs
  • Explain the 7-step approach to FMEAs
  • Define severity, detection, and occurrence as they relate to PFMEAs
  • Describe the PFMEA template and the information it contains.

Recommended Background

  • Recommended for professionals in the Manufacturing who: perform PFMEAs , work with with PFMEAs

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Purdue University MEP


Communication, Critical Thinking, Personal Effectiveness, Failure Mode and Effect Analysis, Inspection

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Face to Face

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