HI-RF10 Course Problem Solving through Root Cause Analysis

How using statistical engineering will help find the root cause of a technical issue | 10 days

The RF10 Problem Solving through Root Cause Analysis course is based upon the Statistical Engineering method as it helps to create the starting grid for problem analysis. You will be trained to become a complete problem solver as it learns you how to deal with failing products and how to report progress to management.

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About the course RF10 Problem Solving through Root Cause Analysis

The course provides a program to become a complete problem solver. The Statistical Engineering (SE) methodology helps to create the starting grid for problem analysis and to understand a measurement system. It provides insight into which products and data to investigate and which statistical tools to use for that. Learn how to deal with failing products and how to report progress to management.

Subjects of the course RF10 Problem Solving through Root Cause Analysis

During the RF10 Problem Solving through Root Cause Analysis course the following subjects will be discussed:

  • Introduction to Statistical Engineering
  • MSE test | scoring transform | concentration diagrams
  • Decision tools / split types | strategies diagrams
  • GP / TP analysis | parts swap analysis
  • Y-X scatterplots | process flow diagrams | multi-vari | active multi-vari
  • Mixer noise case
  • Logic pairs | resistance limit transforms | new versus present testing
  • Group comparisons | clue lists | operations search
  • Black Belt in problem solving basics | process specification graphs | precontrol / process control | executive summary
  • Full factorial DoE | rank anova | case studies

Results of the course RF10 Problem Solving through Root Cause Analysis

During the RF10 Problem Solving through Root Cause Analysis course you will learn:

  • How the Statistical Engineering methodology works
  • How to deal with failing products and how to report progress to management
  • To become a complete problem solver

For whom

This course aims at all engineers and specialists working in technical areas. The course is specifically meant for those who want to learn the efficient root cause analysis methods and be able to apply them in their own organization.

Setup course

10 half-day sessions spread over 5 or 10 days.

Locations, date & schedule

Location: Eindhoven – High Tech Campus 29

Dates 2020
Location: Eindhoven
Day 1: July 01
Day 2: September 10
Day 3: October 08
Day 4: November 05
Day 5: December 10

Dates 2021
Location: Eindhoven
Day 1: July 05
Day 2: September 13
Day 3: October 11
Day 4:  November 08
Day 5: December 06

Investment course

The investment is €3.500 per participant, excluding VAT. Included are the 5 training days, extensive course material, project support during training days, daily lunch and drinks.

Teachers

Dr. Ko Dousma Ko Dousma:
Sr. Product, Process & Reliability specialist at Holland Innovative. Ko is a Master Black Belt in Design for Six Sigma and with more than 30 years of experience in dozens of companies in several different industries, Ko is the expert in technical problem solving and reducing product and process variations.

Dr. Ir. Coen Smits:
He has been working as a reliability specialist at Holland Innovative for over 10 years. Over this period he finished several assignments in the high tech and automotive industry. Before that, he used the develop production equipment for solar cells.

Certificate / diploma

Participants receive a certificate of participation. Moreover, the training can serve as one of the modules to obtain the Certificate Reliability Engineer according to VDI 4002.

Method of teaching

The course is offered as an in-class course, but any other form is open for negotiation. We are able to offer offline, online and hybrid courses. Holland Innovative offers this course also as in-company course, with an option to include on-the-job coaching on ongoing problem-solving projects. The course can be tailored to needs when necessary.

Group size

Maximum group size: 16 participants

Training advice?

Would you like to receive more information about this course? Our program managers can tell you more about it! You can reach them from Monday till Friday from 08:30 till 17:00.

T: +31 (0)40 851 4610
E: academy@holland-innovative.nl

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About the Holland Innovative Academy

Holland Innovative helps to develop the competencies of you and your colleagues to strengthen your organization and create growth. Together with renowned centres of expertise such as Eindhoven University of Technology, Twente University, Delft University of Technology and the University of Stuttgart we organize courses, trainings and masterclasses in Project Management, Product & Process Development, Reliability, Data Science and MedTech. We offer both open enrolment and in-company training; tailor-made to fully meet the needs and the strategy of your organization. Coupling these courses with practical experience is important in order to maximise the effectiveness. Where possible, your own cases/data are discussed during our training and/or further explored by coaching on-the-job, project participation and also in the User Groups.

Check the complete training program of the Holland Innovative Academy