QC TRAINING, INC

Dan Medford

We have been providing training workshops for quality-related and industry-related topics since 1986. We now provide over 60 training titles in more than 35 cities nationwide. Our training packages vary from introductory 1-day workshops to week-long training sessions within topics such as Technical Workshops, ASQ Certification Review, Core Tools/Lean Workshops and Quality Auditing workshops. Our delivery options are: On-site, Public Open-Enrollment, Online Training and Self-Directed Learning (DVDs). You can visit our website www.qctraininginc.com or call us at 952-746-5725 for more information on any of our classes.

Offerings

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  • COURSES: Six Sigma Green Belt Review

    This review course is designed to assist in preparing each student for the CSSGB exam. These exam itself is offered through the American Society for Quality (ASQ). Completion of these review programs through QC Training Services, Inc. will not guarantee that you will pass the exam, but will offer a broad review on all of the above categories, and greatly increase your probability of success in obtaining your certification. Exam applications are obtained through ASQ and must be completed and approved by the date set by ASQ. The application is not available through QC Training Services, Inc. and the associated costs of the application process are not included in this program. Our ultimate goal is to see your organization achieve successful implementation of Six Sigma. This training program is a means to that end. It is not designed to simply provide skills and knowledge and work toward certification, even though it does that and much more.
  • COURSES: Certified Manager of Quality/Organizational Excellence (CMQ/OE) Review

    This review course is designed to assist in preparing each student for the CMQ/OE exam. These examinations are offered through the American Society for Quality (ASQ). Completion of these review programs will not guarantee that you will pass the exam, but will offer a broad review on the Body of Knowledge, and greatly increase your probability of success in obtaining your certification. Exam applications are obtained through ASQ and must be completed and approved by the date set by ASQ. The application is not available through QC Training Services, Inc. and the associated costs of the application process are not included in this program. Please refer to the complete course description for additional details and a breakdown of typical course content. Quality personnel who are preparing for the exam or want to further their professional development along with Quality Auditors, Engineers, and Managers who are interested in a refresher course should attend.
  • COURSES: Measurement Uncertainty Overview

    COURSE SUMMARY This workshop presents a combination of lecture and classroom exercises to demonstrate the principles of measurement uncertainty analysis. TARGET AUDIENCE Calibration technicians, quality managers, engineers, quality technicians, and other users of uncertainty budgets. COURSE OBJECTIVES This workshop presents a combination of lecture and classroom exercises to demonstrate the principles of measurement uncertainty analysis.
  • COURSES: Introduction to Project Management

    COURSE SUMMARY This course is a blend of the tools and the people skills essential to bring a project team to success with emphasis on core work for a resource constrained organization. TARGET AUDIENCE This program is designed for anyone associated with Project Management – new Project Managers, former management looking for a review, or anyone looking to learn more.
  • COURSES: GD&T Management Overview

    COURSE SUMMARY This course is a practical, application-based program that is based on current ANSI standards and includes input from a broad cross-section of industries. TARGET AUDIENCE This program is designed for anyone who designs, drafts, engineers, purchases, manufactures, estimates or inspects parts or assemblies. Particular emphasis will be on those who manage the personnel listed and have the most direct concern for the bottom line in the design and manufacturing process. COURSE OBJECTIVES If you have been wondering what GD&T is, and what it can do for you and your company, this is the course for you. This program is a complete but very fast look at the Y14.5M Standard. In this program, we focus on the “what, when and why” of GD&T… thus, you don’t have to be an engineer to attend. You only need a desire to understand how GD&T can help you. The course is an introduction to those with little or no experience with GD&T.
  • COURSES: GD&T Fundamentals (3-day) - SPANISH

    COURSE OBJECTIVES Introduce the concepts and some of the language of the Y14.5 standard. (Introducir los conceptos y el lenguaje de la norma de Y14.5.) Enable participants to understand each of the Y14.5 standard’s symbols. (Habilitar a los participantes la compresión de cada uno de los símbolos de la norma Y14.5) Bring participants to a fundamental understanding of Datum Reference Frames. (Trasladar a los participantes a una compresión fundamental de los Marcos Datum de Referencia) Understand the definitions and the effects of Material Condition Modifiers. (Entender la definición y los efectos de los modificadores de condiciones de material.) Begin to prepare the participants for the ASME GDTP certification exams. (Comenzar a preparar a los participantes para los exámenes de certificación de ASME GDTP.)
  • COURSES: GD&T Functional Gage Design (2-day)

    COURSE SUMMARY This 2-day workshop explores gage design principles, common mistakes, inspection machines, substitute systems, surface plane inspection and much more. TARGET AUDIENCE Anyone involved in manufacturing process – from design to inspection. COURSE OBJECTIVES By learning the proper application of functional gaging and inspection techniques you will increase your production of quality parts. Understand how to design and build your functional gaging and inspection processes and develop inspection criteria directly related to the part’s application. Inspect and measure with confidence.
  • COURSES: GD&T Functional Gage Design (1-day)

    COURSE SUMMARY This 1-day workshop teaches design of functional gages based on ASME Y14.43-2011. TARGET AUDIENCE Anyone involved in manufacturing process – from design to inspection. COURSE OBJECTIVES By learning the proper application of functional gaging and inspection techniques you will increase your production of quality parts. Understand how to design and build your functional gaging and inspection processes and develop inspection criteria directly related to the part’s application. Inspect and measure with confidence.
  • COURSES: GD&T Application & Interpretation

    This course provides comprehensive education in the proper application and interpretation of each of the GD&T rules and symbols as defined in the ASME Y14.5M. If you have been attempting to work with GD&T, and you lack the confidence to specify or are having trouble interpreting the specifications, this course is for you. This program is designed for anyone who designs, drafts, engineers, purchases, manufactures, estimates or inspects parts and assemblies, particularly those who are responsible for specifying, interpreting and analyzing prints. Individuals desiring to become certified GD&T professionals (GDTP) by passing the ASME GDTP exam should take this course. PREREQUISITES: GD&T Fundamentals, Advanced GD&T or the equivalent training and experience is strongly recommended.
  • COURSES: Calibration Lab Manager Training: Beyond 17025

    Does your lab manager have formal management training or experience? This course is designed for new lab managers or managers who would like a refresher or different perspective. It teaches you how to get to know your lab through the application of various metrics. Satisfy your ASQ or company Continuing Education requirements. Running a cal or test lab today is more than just making sure that an instrument that arrives for calibration is returned to its owner in due time. The pressures of business and competition demand that this be done in the most effective way — “Doing what the customers want, when they want it, at the least cost to the organization.” This is running an effective lab. The student will leave this course with new tools and ideas they might have thought impossible, before. Twenty hours of eLearning prerequisite (included).
  • COURSES: Blueprint Reading for Industry – SPANISH

    This course explains the importance of engineering drawings in industry and thoroughly describes the generation and duplication of such drawings. (Este curso explica la importancia de dibujos de ingeniería en la industria y describe completamente la generación y duplicación de tales dibujos.) This course discusses the basic elements of a print and introduces the concepts that students must master to successfully interpret engineering drawings. Material covered includes: principles of shop sketching, basic review of shop mathematics, and use of common measuring tools. (Este curso analiza los elementos básicos de un plano e introduce los conceptos que los alumnos necesitan dominar para poder interpretar exitosamente dibujos de ingeniería. El material cubierto incluye: los métodos de dibujar, un repaso básico de matemáticas de taller y el uso de herramientas de medir comunes.) No prior knowledge of drafting or drawing is assumed. (Conocimiento de dibujos y planos no son requeridos.)
  • COURSES: ISO/TS 16949:2009 Certified Lead Auditor

    This course is accredited in the Exemplar Global (formerly RABQSA) Accreditation Program and meets the training portion of the requirements for certification of individual Quality Systems Provisional Auditors, Quality Systems Auditors, and Quality Systems Lead Auditors. *See Exemplar Global Certified Provider/Examiner list under AQS Management Systems or Pillar Management. This course is accredited in the Exemplar Global Certification Program and meets the training portion of the requirements for certification of individual Quality Systems Provisional Auditors, Quality Systems Auditors, and Quality Systems Lead Auditors.
  • COURSES: ISO/TS 16949:2009 Certified Internal Auditor

    This course meets the Customer-Specific Requirements of Daimler-Chrysler, GM and Ford for Internal Quality Auditors. Included in the daily work are four audits to practice concepts, apply terminology and definitions, and utilization of checklists. This course will conclude with a comprehensive exam on the final day that will demonstrate the attendee’s understanding and application of the standard and practices. This course is accredited in the Exemplar Global Certification Program and meets the training portion of the requirements for certification of individual Quality Management System Internal Auditors.
  • COURSES: Risk Management Essentials and Implementation Strategies

    This course provides coverage of the risk and opportunity management requirements within ISO 9001:2015 and ISO 14001:2015, as well as the implications these requirements have for your organization. It will include the steps necessary to demonstrate that the risk and opportunity requirements have been met and also return value to the organization.
  • COURSES: Private Sector Prep Lead Auditor (5-day)

    This 5-day course covers the all three standards accepted by the U.S. Department of Homeland Security for Private Sector (PS) Prep.
  • COURSES: Private Sector Prep Lead Auditor (3-day)

    This 3-day program prepares participants to pass the Exemplar Global (formerly RABQSA)-RES Certified Examination (administered during training) to demonstrate competency in PS Prep (Organizational Resilience). This program covers all three standards adopted by the United States Department of Homeland Security. ***This course, performed in partnership with AQS Management Systems, is accredited in the Exemplar Global (formerly RABQSA) National Accreditation Program (NAP).
  • COURSES: OHSAS 18001 Certified Lead Auditor (5-day)

    This course will present the principles and practices of planning, scheduling and auditing an Occupational Health and Safety management system. An attendee who successfully completes the course will be able to explain the intent and requirement of each clause of OHSAS 18001, identify audit evidence needed to demonstrate conformity, describe the varying roles and responsibilities of the auditor and auditee. This course is accredited in the Exemplar Global Certification Program and meets the training portion of the requirements for certification of individual OHSAS Systems Provisional Auditors, OHSAS Systems Auditors, and OHSAS Systems Lead Auditors.
  • COURSES: Layered Process Auditing

    Attendees will discover the low-cost strategy to improve quality and greatly reduce the number of customer rejects in your manufacturing facility. In this 1-day (8-hour) class, attendees will learn how build an effective Layered Process Auditing System. The latest CQI-8 manual takes from the experience of OEMs and Tier One suppliers to deliver a roadmap for effective Layered Process Audit implementation, to provide a reduction in variation along the manufacturing line all the way up through the ranks of plant management. For organizations who feel they are not benefiting from Layered Process Audit it provides suggestions to improve their checksheets and other key aspects of their Layered Process Audit system. The updated guideline explains how Layered Process Audits can be used as management tools to verify that work is done according to established standards, emphasize the importance of those standards, and identify opportunities for continuous improvement.
  • COURSES: ISO/TS 29001 Certified Lead Auditor

    This course is certified in the Exemplar Global (formerly RABQSA) Certification Program, and meets the training portion of the requirements for certification of individual Quality Systems Provisional Auditors, Quality Systems Auditors, and Quality Systems Lead Auditors. This course has been specifically designed to meet the needs of the Petroleum, Petrochemical and Natural Gas industry.
  • COURSES: ISO 9001:2015 Auditor Transition Training

    This course is intended for auditors (external and internal auditors). It will cover the specific differences between the ISO 9001:2008 requirements and ISO 9001:2015 requirements from an auditor’s perspective. This course will emphasize the concepts that will be difficult to audit including new requirements that are less prescriptive, including for example; not requiring procedures and records, risk based thinking, knowledge management, and many others. ***Because both ISO 9001:2015 Auditor Transition Training and ISO 9001:2015 The Path Forward deal with changes contained in the 2015 revision of the standard, there is inevitable overlap in course content. While many may choose to take both sessions, some choose one or the other making this overlapping content necessary.
  • COURSES: ISO 9001:2008 Certified Lead Auditor (5-day)

    This course will present the principles and practices of auditing of a quality management system as related to ISO 9001:2008 and ISO 19011. An attendee who successfully completes the course will be able to explain the intent and requirement of each clause of ISO 9001:2008, identify audit evidence needed to demonstrate conformity, describe the varying roles and responsibilities of the auditor and auditee. *See Exemplar Global Certified Provider/Examiner list under AQS Management Systems, Inc. This course is accredited in the Exemplar Global Certification Program and meets the training portion of the requirements for certification of individual ISO 9001 Quality Systems Auditors.
  • COURSES: ISO 9001:2008 Certified Internal Auditor

    This course will help you to provide critical knowledge for your management staff as you gain valuable insight into the ISO 9001:2008 audit requirements. You will gain knowledge to help manage a successful ISO 9001:2008 implementation project and learn to conduct an audit against the newly published ISO 19011 Audit Standard. An attendee who successfully completes the course will be able to explain the intent and requirement of each clause of ISO 9001:2008, identify audit evidence needed to demonstrate conformity, describe the varying roles and responsibilities of the auditor and auditee. *This course, performed in partnership with AQS Management Systems, is accredited in the Exemplar Global (formerly RABQSA) National Accreditation Program (NAP), and meets the training portion of the requirements for certification of individual Quality Management System Internal Auditors.
  • COURSES: ISO 50001 Certified Lead Auditor

    This course is accredited in the Exemplar Global (formerly RABQSA) Accreditation Program and meets the training portion of the requirements for certification of individual Quality Systems Provisional Auditors, Quality Systems Auditors, and Quality Systems Lead Auditors.
  • COURSES: ISO 14001:2004 Certified Lead Auditor (5-day)

    This course is certified in the Exemplar Global Certification Program and meets the training portion of the requirements for certification of individual Environmental Systems Provisional Auditors, Environmental Systems Auditors, and Environmental Systems Lead Auditors. Those responsible for planning and scheduling an audit program for IS0 14000 and those who must perform audits to ISO 14001:2004, Quality Assurance and Environmental Affairs Managers, Quality Assurance and Environmental Professionals, ISO and Environmental Project Managers, ISO and Environmental Project Team Members, or anyone desiring an in-depth understanding of the ISO 14001:2004 Audit Process.
  • COURSES: ISO 13485 Certified Internal Auditor

    This course will present the principles and practices of auditing of a medical device-focused quality management system (ISO 13485) as related to ISO 9001:2008 and ISO 19011. An attendee who successfully completes the course will be able to explain the intent and requirement of each clause of ISO 9001:2008, identify audit evidence needed to demonstrate conformity, and describe the varying roles and responsibilities of the auditor and auditee. In addition, successful completion will allow the attendee to perform all aspects of an audit of a process in accordance with ISO 19011, including audit planning, document review, use of checklists, opening and closing meetings, sampling, note-taking, objective evidence, audit team meetings, classification of nonconformities, communication and documentation of nonconformities and observations, audit reporting, and record keeping.

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952-746-5725

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