Capability studies

About training:

Capability Studies are a significant tool for analyzing and assessing capabilities of a production device/processes to meet the imposed requirements. Capability is expressed by using sample measurements and their assessment concerning statistical stability and follow-up comparison regarding the required specifications by using capability indexes. The studies are a mandatory part of product release into mass production (PPAP).


  • Explain statistical principles and terms
  • Overview of the capability indexes (Cp/Cpk, Pp/Ppk, Cm/Cmk, cpm, CR, TR, LR…)
  • A manual for conducting capability studies: a short-term capability study / continuous capability assessment
  • Assess capability – various methods of index calculating
  • After training completion, the participants should be able to conduct capability studies individually

Target group:

  • All employees responsible for production process verification, testing, creating, and maintaining control plans, also the ones assessing statistical data…
  • The training is a follow-up for the SPC training.

Type of certification: based on training completion and a test – a certificate

Training duration: 1 day

Expert guarantor: Mgr. Roman Brziak


Note: If possible, PC`s should be available for participants (a training room equipped with PC`s) – not necessary.