Failure Mode & Effects Analysis (FMEA) Fundamentals

Provided by: ToolingU

Participants will learn the purpose and benefits of FMEA, the different types of FMEAs and their focus, QS-9000 FMEA requirements and guidelines, FMEA timing and inputs, and steps required for developing FMEA. This course can be adjusted to focus solely on design or process FMEAs at the client's request.

Course Objectives:

  • Explore key assumptions required for different types of FMEAs
  • Study severity, occurrence, and detection ranking interpretation and application
  • Consider the differences between requirements, failures, effects, causes, and controls
  • Learn how to avoid the common pitfalls
  • Understand links between FMEAs and other key documents
  • Use step-by-step procedures for completing FMEAs.

Recommended Background

  • Designed for all levels of design and manufacturing personnel, including first-time practitioners as well as experienced engineering and management personnel. Experienced individuals will attend to refresh their FMEA knowledge, examine advanced strategies, and practice FMEA development with an experienced facilitator.

Course ID







Communication, Critical Thinking, Personal Effectiveness, FMEA Basics

Method of Delivery

Face to Face

Estimated Effort

2 days



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