Basic Statistical Process Control in Excel

Provided by: MEP Courses

Statistical process control (SPC) involves using statistics - numbers and data - to measure and control the quality of a process. In this workshop, which includes numerous hands-on activities, you'll learn how to use Excel to perform basic SPC calculations and create histograms, run charts, control charts, and Pareto charts.

Course Objectives:

  • Learn how to Calculate measures of central tendency and variability in Excel.

Recommended Background

  • Recommended for individuals in manufacturing and quality roles who have existing knowledge of mathematics for manufacturing, quality tools, including histograms, control charts, and Pareto charts, and quality concepts

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Purdue University MEP


Communication, Critical Thinking, Personal Effectiveness, Data Analysis, Algorithms

Method of Delivery

Face to Face

Estimated Effort

4 hours