Quality Control for Dummies
Part I: Understanding the Basics of Quality Control.
Chapter 1: Defining and Explaining Quality Control.
Chapter 2: Understanding the Importance of Quality Standards.
Chapter 3: Using Quality Assurance for the Best Results.
Chapter 4: The Role of Inspection in Quality Control.
Part II: Putting Fundamental Quality Control Methods to Use.
Chapter 5: Starting Down the Road to Quality.
Chapter 6: Detecting the Voice of the Customer in Quality Issues.
Chapter 7: Preparing to Measure Your Current Quality Process.
Chapter 8: Collecting Your Quality Data.
Chapter 9: Evaluating Quality with Statistics.
Chapter 10: Assessing Quality with Statistical Process Control.
Part III: Whipping Quality Control into Shape with Lean Processes.
Chapter 11: Gathering the Nuts and Bolts of Lean Processes.
Chapter 12: Keeping Your Eyes on the Process: Value Stream Mapping.
Chapter 13: Focusing on the 5S Method.
Chapter 14: Empowering Workers to Make Changes with Rapid Improvement.
Chapter 15: Looking at Lean Materials and Kanban.
Part IV: Surveying Other Quality Control Techniques.
Chapter 16: Combining the Best of All Worlds in Total Quality Management.
Chapter 17: Fixing Tough Problems with Six Sigma.
Chapter 18: Delving into Quality Function Deployment.
Chapter 19: Considering the Theory of Constraints.
Part V: The Part of Tens.
Chapter 20: Ten Steps for Incorporating Quality into a New Product and/or Process.
Chapter 21: Ten (Or So) Web Sites with Quality Control Tips and Techniques.