Three-day course covering the basics of DFSS. Recommended for all members your R&D organization.

Learning Objectives

Find out how Design for Six Sigma provides a cohesive roadmap and toolkit ready to support real life projects within your organization’s idea to offer process You will learn how to apply key DFSS tools in a highly interactive classroom simulation.

Course Content

  • History of Six Sigma
  • DMAIC and DMADV (IDOV) Processes for Six Sigma and DFSS
  • DFSS in the Idea-to-Offer (ItO) process
  • >Project Charter, SIPOC and Boundary Diagrams
  • Kano model, the Voice of Customer and Quality Function Deployment (QFD)
  • Identifying potential root causes, cause-effect analysis (y=f(x))
  • Introduction to Six Sigma statistics: Basics of Hypothesis Testing and DOE
  • Robust Design and risk management: p-Chart and FMEA

Target Audience

Managers and employees involved in requirements analysis, conceptual design, risk management, and Root Cause problem-solving in engineering, quality management, or product and process design.


Participants should bring a Laptop computer with EXCEL 2013 or later installed.