Failure Mode & Effect Analysis – FMEA

prevention is better than cure


Analysing & mitigating failure modes is key to improved reliability. While Engineers have always analysed processes & products for potential failures, FMEA method standardises the approach and establishes a common language that can be used both, within and between companies.


  • Recognise and evaluate the potential failure of a product or process & its effects
  • Identify actions which could eliminate or reduce the chance of the potential failure occurring
  • Document the process


  • Introduction to FMEA
    • History
  • Type of FMEA
    • When to use what type
    • Design vs. process FMEA
  • PPAP, APQP & FMEA linking
  • Step by step guide
  • Significant characteristics
  • Critical characteristics
  • Linking FMEA with control plan
  • Risk Priority Number
    • Guide to ratings
  • How to use FMEA for continual improvement
  • FMEA exercise/s
  • Report & review of exercise

Take Away

On attending this training programme, the participants will be able to use FMEA as a preventive action tool & as a part of a FMEA team.

Who should attend?

  • Middle Level
  • Senior Level


  • Multimedia Presentation
  • Concept Explanation
  • Facilitated Discussion
  • Group exercise
  • Individual Exercise
  • Study material
  • Q&A
  • Quiz

Interaction Language

  • English
  • Hindi/ English

What is the programme duration?

What is the right duration for me?
  • 1 day
  • 2 days
  • 3 days
  • 3 1/2 days

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