Statistical Process Control Automotive Industry / SPC


An introductory course covering topics relating to the usage of SPC in the automotive industry based on the AIAG SPC manual.

Topics covers in this class include:
  • Understanding normal distribution
  • Causes of Variation
  • X bar and R charts
  • Causes of out-of-control conditions
  • Process and equipment capability indices (Cp, Cpk, Pp, and Ppk)

Course Outcomes
  • Understand statistical process control in the automotive industry environment
  • Learn the necessary skills to develop and maintain SPC on a day to day basis
  • Learn the application of capability induces into product launch and product manufacturing
  • Identify out of control instances and take the appropriate steps to minimize instances of non-conforming products
  • Understand what is necessary related to SPC in submitting PPAPs and handling IATF16949 audits
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Course: CEQU 115-00
Term: 1413
Section Number: 1
Schedule Number: 20350
Instructor(s): Thomas Benedict
Location: Leslie E. Tassell M-TEC Rm TBD, 622 Godfrey SW, GR MI 49503
Dates: Mar. 23, 2021 (Tue., 9 a.m. - 3:30 p.m.)
Units: Non-Credit
Contact Hours: 6.0 Contact Hours
Seats Remaining: 9
Required Fees: Price