Awareness on Failure Mode and Effects Analysis (FMEA)

Program Title

Awareness on Failure Mode and Effects Analysis (FMEA)

Brief About the Program

Failures of any kind are not tolerated in today’s global economy. Prevention is always better than cure! One must strive for the elimination or extreme reduction of any type of failure in products, processes or services.

One of the most powerful techniques to avoid process problems or to prevent defects in products and services is Failure Mode and Effect Analysis (FMEA). 

Objective & Key Takeaways

 ü  Why do failures happen and Why conduct FMEAs, 

ü  What are the REAL process failure modes, 

ü  Analyzing Risk beyond RPN calculation,

ü  How to conduct a good analysis for prevention, 

ü  Effective implementation of the tool in practice,

ü  Learn FMEA as a life-skill. 

Course Content

 ü  Understanding Process, 

ü  Basic definitions related to PFMEA,

ü  Types of FMEA,

ü  Real Process Failure Modes,

ü  Understanding Effects and Causes,

ü  Introduction to new guideline manual by AIAG-VDA,

ü  How to reduce the risk,

ü  Real Life Examples.


Program Faculty

Mr. Umashankar Gautam

 The trainer has 25 years’ experience in the automotive industry in Manufacturing, Engineering, Quality and Training functions. He has worked with Automotive OEM and component industries,

 He has completed M. Tech in Quality Management and Six Sigma Black Belt. He is backed up by deep conceptual and practical knowledge in TPM, TQM, Process development. He has been trained by Ford US on core tools. He conducts training programs on 7 QC Tools, SPC, MSA, PFMEA, The Why-Why Analysis, Hypothesis Testing, Shainin Tools, SMED, Toyota Production System, Toyota Business Practices, Global 8D/A3, Defect Prevention, Daily Work Management & PDCA, Pokayoke and QC Problem solving approach, Train The Trainers.

 Enriched with industry experience, he has trained 1500+ professionals with well researched content and a unique delivery style. 

Who can Participate


  • Engineers, Technicians and Managers working in Production, Quality, Engineering and Maintenance in the manufacturing industry. 
  • New Product Development team members,
  • Business Excellence Managers and Quality Systems professionals,
  • Internal Auditors and Trainers


Ms. Kokila Gaur, Sr. Executive Assistant, NBQP (9654170686)