Belfield Consulting & Training
ADVANCED TECHNICAL PROBLEM SOLVING
Advanced Technical Problem Solving
A fiveday onsite workshop
This is an advanced problemsolving training workshop for technical teams looking to develop their analytical skills. Students will learn insightful techniques for solving complex technical problems.
This workshop was developed by an ASQ certified Six Sigma Master Black Belt and course developer at BC Institute of Technology.
Students will also learn to use opensource software (R and RStudio) for generating plots and for statistical analysis.
Your team will learn these techniques while using their own data. Nothing enhances learning like relevant examples.
COURSE OUTLINE
Advanced Technical Problem Solving for Manufacturers and Product Developers (5 Days)
Day One

Cost of Quality

Root Cause Analysis

Barrier Analysis

Confirmation Bias

Intro to R and RStudio

Looking at your Data  generating insightful charts

Basic Statistics Review

Probability Distributions

Normal

Binomial

Hypergeometric

Poisson

Day Two

Sample Size Determination

Sample sizes for binary (e.g. pass / fail) data

Sample sizes for variable data


Hypothesis Testing

One sample test of the mean

Two sample test of the mean

One sample test of the variance

Two sample test of the variance

ANOVA


Randomization distribution
Day Three

Simple Linear Regression

Residual Analysis

Predicting

Multiple Linear Regression

Logistic Regression

Logistic regression application in manufacturing

Day Four

Statistical Thinking

Statistical Engineering

Finding the Dominant Source

Measurement Systems Analysis

Variation Reduction
Day Five

Resolution in Data Collection

Multi Vari Analysis

Extreme Value Testing

Tukey's End Count

Covariate Generation

Variance Components
Call, email or fill in the form below to arrange this workshop on site for your team.
Chris Butterworth
604 728 9405