DFSS Training Material



DFSS Training Material

This is Lean Sigma Corporation's DFSS training material following the DMADV (Define, Measure, Analyze, Design, Verify) methodology. This training material is formatted in .pdf file format that will provide you with the full view of the entire curriculum. Included is a practical example from inception to completion. The examples leverage the tools covered throughout the content and demonstrates how to perform analysis in a practical and hands on manner. Also included are the relevant DFSS templates and data files necessary to follow along in a step by step fashion.

This DFSS training material will teach you how to design products or processes using customer intelligence gathered through direct or passive methods covered in the content. You will become knowledgeable about not only how to gather and interpret customer feedback but also how to take the steps necessary to translate this information into actionable and measurable requirements to be included in your design. In the end you'll have the power to understand how to evaluate design concepts and model 1,000's of outcomes using Discover Sim's Monte Carlo simulation.

This is a Downloadable Product in .pdf Format

DFSS Training Material Features

  • Aligned to IASSC and ASQ BOKs
  • Content packaged in a zip file with curriculum in 1 pdf file and 6 data sets delivered in xls format
  • Curriculum Page Count: 270
  • Accredited Lean Six Sigma Black Belt Courseware


Our DFSS Training Material is aligned to ASQ, IASSC and more importantly, accredited by the Council for Six Sigma Certification.

The Council for Six Sigma Certification is a professional association devoted to ensuring that curriculum providers and training programs maintain minimum standards for both Six Sigma certification and Lean Six Sigma certification. The Council provides accreditation services to more than 165 countries around the world and have accredited numerous universities, 3rd party training firms, consultants and individual trainers.

DFSS Training Material Curriculum

1.1 What is DFSS
1.2 Why use DFSS
1.3 DFSS Overview
1.3.1 Define
1.3.2 Measure
1.3.3 Analyze
1.3.4 Design
1.3.5 Verify

2.1 Define Overview
2.2 Project Initiation
2.2.1 DFSS Project Charter
2.2.2 DFSS Program Plan Team Selection Stakeholder Assessment Governance & Tollgates
2.3 Define Design Specifications
2.3.1 Voice of the Customer (VOC) What is VOC Importance of VOC
2.4 Collecting VOC
2.4.1 Indirect VOC Gatering
2.4.2 Direct VOC
2.5 Understanding VOC
2.5.1 Affinitizing VOC
2.5.2 CTQ to Requirements
2.5.3 Kano
2.6 Define Summary

3.1 Measure Overview
3.2 CTQ Definitions & Specifications
3.3 QFD
3.3.1 House of Quality (HOQ)
3.3.2 HOQ Define Design Attributes
3.3.3 HOQ Design Characteristics
3.3.4 HOQ Customer & Tech. Requirements
3.3.5 HOQ Importance of Attributes
3.3.6 HOQ Performance Standards
3.4 Measure Summary

4.1 Analyze Overview
4.2 Performance Standards
4.2.1 Define Desired Performance Levels
4.2.2 Measuring Performance Levels
4.2.3 Estimating Performance Levels
4.2.4 Performance Levels vs. Satisfaction
4.3 Concept Generation
4.4 High Level Designs
4.4.1 High Level Process Flows
4.5 Design Evaluation (Pugh)
4.6 Analyze Summary

5.1 Design Overview
5.2 Detailed Design
5.2.1 Functional Process Flow
5.2.2 Detailed Process Flow
5.3 Design Performance
5.3.1 Define Performance Specifications
5.3.2 Design Capability
(simulation using Discover Sim from SigmaXL)
5.4 Design Summary

6.1 Verify Overview (1 page, learning objectives)
6.2 Implementation Plan
6.3 Training Plan
6.4 Measure & Control Plan
6.5 Verify Summary