Core Supporting Tools

In-house and open market courses available for groups of up to 12 delegates

In many organisations there are mandatory requirements for the application of tools, techniques and methodologies: some of these requirements are both explicit and prescriptive, whilst others allow for some flexibility in how they may be achieved.  TMS Insight Training offer a range of training courses offering established and proven solutions which will satisfy these and many other requirements.

TMS Insight’s training courses will help your company become more analytical and more efficient, showing delegates how to:

  • Evaluate the reliability of the measurement system in a statistical and scientific way.
  • Assess the correctness of the measurement system.
  • Apply the methodology to both continuous data and discrete data.
  • Prove that any claim that is made on the analysis of the existing system is also scientifically reliable and not dependent on any subjective measuring error or bias.
  • Analysing the existing system in an unbiased and low erroneous way making it possible to compare the existing system with its’ future state in a reliable way.

TMS Insight training is a Chartered Quality Institute (CQI), International Register of Certificated Auditors (IRCA) and Institute of Occupational Safety and Health (IOSH) Approved Training Provider.    We are also a CTP Preferred Supplier to Service Leavers.

Measurement Systems Analysis (MSA) – 2 Days

This 2 day course is widely applicable to organisations that use measurements to characterise and verify product characteristics and also to estimate process parameters and indices.  The reliability of measurement is an important consideration in any situation where they are used for decision making purposes.  This course is designed to support the requirements of quality management systems such as IATF 16949.

The key objectives are to enhance the participants existing knowledge and skills to enable them to become more effective at managing their work process and meeting customer requirements.

Global 8D – Problem Solving

This course comprises a comprehensive programme of problem solving / continuous improvement tools and techniques.

The key objectives are to enhance the participants’ existing knowledge and skills to enable them to become more effective at problem solving and continuous improvement within their work process

Production Part Approval Process (PPAP) – 1 Day

This 1 day course addresses the typical requirements of the automotive, aerospace and other manufacturing industries where product and process qualification have to be demonstrated.

The key objectives are to enhance the participants existing knowledge and skills to enable them to contribute effectively to the product realization process.

Statistical Process Control (SPC) Foundation Level – 2 Days

This 2 day course explains how data can be collected during design / development and production, and used for the purposes of process qualification, process monitoring, problem solving and improvement.  The course is applicable to a wide range of business process situations, where data is used to understand the performance of both manufacturing and non-manufacturing processes.

The key objectives are to enhance existing knowledge and skills to enable them to become more effective at managing and improving their work process.

Process Failure Mode Effect Analysis (PFMEA) – 1 Day

This 1 day course is widely applicable to companies that produce products or provide services.  It is also designed to support the requirements of IATF 16949.

The key objectives are to enhance the participants’ existing knowledge and skills to enable them to become more effective at managing their work process and meeting customer requirements.

Process FMEA-AIAG-VDA Handbook – 2 Days

This 2 day course explains the enhanced approach to Process FMEA (PFMEA) which has been jointly developed by the Automotive Industry Action Group (AIAG) and German Association of the Automotive Industry (VDA).  It is also designed to support the requirements of IATF 16949.

The key objective is to enable participants to understand and apply the enhanced PFMEA methodology within their organisation.

Use of Minitab Software – 2 Days

This 2 day course explains how the analysis of process and product data can be readily accomplished using Minitab software.  The course supports problem solving and improvement methodologies.

Advanced Product Quality Planning (APQP) – 1 Day

This 1 day course addresses the typical requirements of the automotive, aerospace and other manufacturing industries where product and process qualification has to be demonstrated.

The key objectives are to enhance the participants existing knowledge and skills to enable them to contribute effectively to the product realization process.

Courses AvailableOur Services

Any of our courses are available for in-house delivery for groups of up to 12 delegates and can be tailored to suit client requirements.

A competive quotaton and further details are available upon request.

Consultancy, advice and guidance are also available.

Call us on 01543 40 46 20 for full details