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Six Sigma - Introduction To Taguchi Methods And Robust Design - Revised 2018

Quality Control
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Learn about Six Sigma tools and techniques used to identify and remove defects and minimising variability in manufacturing and business processes.
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    2-3 Hours
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Diverse industries such as engineering, biotechnology, marketing and advertising use Taguchi methods to improve the quality of manufactured goods. Robust Design methodology was developed to improve productivity by considering the noise factors and cost of failure to ensure customer satisfaction.

The course starts by introducing you to the development of Taguchi methods. The course teaches you about how Taguchi Methods reduce variability of response to maximize robustness, and you learn about typical quality engineering applications the Taguchi Methods are used in. Next, you will learn about why Design of Experiment is a key tool in Taguchi Methods and its Product Design approach.

This course will be of great interest to all professionals who work in the area of quality management and use Six Sigma processes to improve productivity; and to all learners who would like a career in the area of quality management using Six Sigma techniques and tools.

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Having completed this course the learner will be able to:

  • Describe the development of Taguchi Methods by Genichi Taguchi.
  • Describe typical Quality Engineering applications.
  • Explain how Taguchi Methods reduce variability of response to maximize robustness.
  • Define Robust Design and Taguchi's key contribution to it.
  • Describe Taguchi's Product Design approach.

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