Quality Systems Training

  • Quality Systems

    Quality Systems training helps coordinate and direct an organization's activities to meet customer requirements and improve efficiency on a continuous basis. This category of training is intended for those involved in quality management, engineering, product development, plant management, or other relevant fields. Select courses are available as open enrollment events throughout the year. See the insert at the end of this brochure for dates. All courses can be customized and hosted for a group from your company.

  • Six Sigma Green Belt

    Six Sigma Green Belt is a five-day training intended for individuals charged with improving process performance. It is intended to teach a structured approach to improve the quality of products and services, outcomes, and the bottom line by identifying and removing the causes of defects (errors), minimizing variability, and improving workflow in business processes. Participants can expect to be fully engaged while learning and applying principles, tools, and techniques for completing breakthrough improvement projects. Participants are expected to complete a work-related project as part of this course. This training will prepare participants to take the Six Sigma Green Belt Certification Exam offered by the ASQ.

    Quality Management Systems and ISO 9001

    Customized training is available on quality management systems, the ISO 9001 family of standards, internal auditing, and the transition to ISO 9001:2015. These trainings are designed for senior management representatives, internal auditors, document coordinators, and quality team members. They range from four-hour overview trainings to 32-hour internal auditing training and certification courses.

    A3 Problem Solving

    A3 Problem Solving is a continuous improvement approach, first employed at Toyota and typically used by companies following Lean manufacturing principles. It provides a simple and systematic approach to understanding a problem, identifying its cause, and creating a solution. This eight-hour A3 Problem Solving training is an activity based, pencil and paper tool designed to solve specific problems. A3 defines the current condition and looks at the root cause of the issue. The A3 method also guides the user to define clear steps to implement changes and build accountability. Participants will experience a simple and effective way to truly understand the way work happens now and how it can be redesigned.

    Quality Core Tools (APQP, PPAP, MSA, FMEA & SPC)

    Core Tools (APQP, PPAP) is an activity-based training intended to teach the requirements of Advanced Product Quality Planning (APQP) as part of an organization’s ISO/TS 16949 Quality Management System. Participants can expect to be fully engaged while learning how to apply Production Part Approval Process (PPAP) to ensure that quality products are planned in advance. A review of SPC, MSA, and FMEA principles are covered as part of the PPAP requirements. Case studies and workplace examples are used throughout the training to provide the hands- on practice needed to better learn these proven techniques.

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